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Career & Professional Development

We believe that Gonzaga University students have the potential to meet the profound needs of a complex and ever-changing world, we help them clarify and attain their educational and career goals.

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Students

Students are our top priority in CPD, and we have several services and programs built with you in mind. Things you can get at CPD include:

  • One-on-one career coaching appointments
  • Annual career fairs, networking events, and Treks
  • Online resources including job and internship postings
  • Help documents and templates for building your professional documents
  • And much more!

 

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Alumni

We know that your career journey doesn't end after you stop being a student, which is why Career & Professional Development provides its services to alumni for life! Some of the great resources you can access include:

  • One-on-one career coaching
  • Networking events and Treks
  • Mentorship and mentoring
  • And more!

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Employers

Career & Professional Development offers numerous ways for employers and students to connect throughout the academic year. Employer services include:

  • On-campus and virtual interviewing scheduling
  • Job & internship posting service
  • Annual career fairs and mock interviews
  • Information sessions and tabling

Learn more by clicking on the button below!

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Faculty and Staff

As part of the Academic division of Gonzaga University, we take our relationship with faculty and staff seriously. We want to extend our resources and collaborate with our fellow Gonzaga University members through services like:

  • Classroom presentations
  • Training on integrating career consciousness into curriculum
  • And more!

 

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Parents and Families

We know watching your children grow up and go to college is a big transition, and we want to help them use this time to plan for another big transition: life after graduation. You can support your student on their journey, by learning more about our services and providing your professional expertise. Some programs you might want to participate in include:

  • Mentoring programs
  • Trek networking events
  • Orientation information sessions

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About Us

Want to know more about our team? Let us introduce ourselves! Get to know who we are, what we do, our mission, and more!

 

Career Stories and Events

Upcoming Events

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Students have the opportunity to practice networking, professional introductions, and interview...
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29
Leadership Over Lunch With Marilyn Vancil Presented by the Comprehensive Leadership...