SPU Career Center

Welcome to the Center for Career and Calling!

We can help you discover purpose and passion for your life. Our professional career counselors, employer connections, and experience in effective job search techniques will maximize your ability to identify your strengths to help you determine what career best satisfies your calling.

Hot Jobs &
Cool Internships

(Updated 4/21/15)

World Vision Global Youth Engagement Internship
World Vision (Federal Way)
$1,600/mo. (item #31933)

Assistant Technology Specialist
CRISTA Ministries (Shoreline)
PT DOE (item #31984)

Physical Therapist Aide
Velocity Physiotherapy (Seattle)
PT $10/hr. (item #31850) 

For all current postings, visit SPU JobLink. For an extensive list of other job boards, check out our FIND A JOB page.


Meet Sam Lee (left)
and Josie Graybeal (right).
Read their stories about landing
their dream jobs at

Check out the Winter 2015 etc. magazine with stories on "How alums found their first career job."

Meet our 2014–15 PCAs!  left to right: Micah, Serena, Megan, Elisabeth, Kristen.

Meet with a Career Counselor
Call 206-281-2485 to make an appointment for career counseling, vocational discernment, career assessments, or mock interviews.

Walk-in Appointments
Need someone to look over your résumé or just need a quick question answered?  Stop by for a 15 minute walk-in appointment Monday - Thursday 3 - 5pm or
Friday 11am - 1pm.

“The whole CCC is a great office and I always felt welcome, whether for the walk-in résumé check-ups, making an appointment or meeting with the counselors.  You guys are awesome!”

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Mark your calendar for these upcoming events!

Career Conversations with History, Sociology & Philosophy Alumni
A panel of four SPU alums will share their career stories and answer your questions. FREE refreshments.
Thurs, May 7 -
5:30 - 7:00 in Demaray 150

Career Trek to Tableau
Get off campus and visit Tableau. Learn about the ground-breaking ways they are working with data, technology and teamwork. Transportation on your own. Pre-registration required. Limited to the first 40 students.
Tues, May 19 -
2:30 - 4:00 pm

Do you have an unpaid non-profit internship this summer? You may be eligible for the $1,000 SERVE Internship Grant.  Apply by June 1. 
More info.

Off-Campus Events

8 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday  |  Walk-in hours: 3–5 p.m., Monday–Thursday and 11am–1pm on Friday
2nd Floor, Student Union Building  |  3307 Third Avenue W., Seattle, WA 98119-1957  |  206-281-2485