Services

career and professional development office

Services, Workshops, Events:

Individual Student Appointments
Use Handshake to schedule an appointment with one of our career professionals to discuss your specific career questions. Topics covered in an appointment can include choosing a major or career, general professional development topics, applying for jobs or internships, interview preparation, graduate school applications, job offer evaluation/negotiation, and more

Student Business Cards
Contact our office to order custom-made Gonzaga University business cards with your name, major, graduation year, and contact information ($5 for box of 100 quantity).

On-Campus Recruiting & Info Sessions
Meet with representatives from national and regional corporations, non-profit organizations, government agencies, and school districts when they visit campus to provide information, interview and recruit students.

Internship Program
Learn how to prepare yourself, as well as how to find and develop internship opportunities related to your career goals with our Internship Program. Attending an Internship 101 workshop is the first step in the internship search process. 

Career Fairs
Network with local, regional, and national employers at several Career Fairs throughout the year. 

GAMP Mentors
Gonzaga Alumni Mentor Program (GAMP) offers students the opportunity to connect with alumni who are working in their field of interest.

Treks
Students have the opportunity to meet employers, tour facilities, and network with alumni in various cities throughout the year.

Personal Career Assessment Tools
Take the Myers-Briggs and Strong Interest Inventory assessments to learn about specific careers connected to your natural talents and interests. Also check out SIGI 3 and Career Beam for additional career exploration.

Club and Res Hall Presentations
Custom workshops and presentations for Clubs, Residence Halls, and Student Organizations. To request a presentation, please email the topic you would like covered, possible dates and times for the presentation, and the location of the presentation to careers@gonzaga.edu. Please note, presentation requests must be made at least 2 weeks in advance.

Professional Representatives (ProReps)
Receive mentoring from the student-run group who provides career support to their peers through walk-in appointments, classroom visits, career-related programs, and campus-wide outreach.

Resumenia
Stop by during the lunch hour on the first Wednesday of each month to enjoy a slice of pizza while receiving assistance on your résumé.

Etiquette Dinner
Savor a four-course meal and learn the proper etiquette for dining with an employer. The dinner is offered once per semester, please view calendar of events for current semester offerings.

Jesuit University Reciprocity
Contact our office and we will submit a formal request on your behalf to other Jesuit universities' career centers asking them to serve you while you prepare to reside in their geographical area.

Career Preparation Workshops
Offering sessions throughout the academic year on all phases of career development: résumé and cover letter development, internship and job search strategies, interviewing preparation, and networking.

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