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 2/20/15)

Nordstrom Retail Management Summer Intern
Nordstrom (all locations)
hourly DOE (item #30617)

Hedge Fund Research Intern
Wurts & Associates (Seattle)
$15/hour (item #30636)

Engineering Intern
City of Sammamish (Sammamish)
$15-18/hour (item #30675) 

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





Meet Tara Walker (left)
and Kira Flower (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 between 3 and 5 PM or on Friday between 11 am and 1 pm.

“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!”


Register by Wed, Feb. 25!

Tuesday, March 3rd
5 - 7 pm in Upper Gwinn

Enjoy an elegant 3-course meal while learning the finer points of business etiquette.  Have fun and learn lifelong skills from Mary M. Mitchell, author of Dear Ms. Demeanor, Class Acts and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Modern Manners.
Information and registration  Registration deadline is Wed, Feb. 25.

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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