Professional Development Events
Career Services, in collaboration with a variety of departments, employers and alum, hosts a number of professional development and networking events, workshops and programs. For a complete list of programs and event opportunities, check out the Redhawk Network and the Upcoming Events listings.
Career and Internship Expo
The Career and Internship Expo is Seattle University's annual career fair. It provides current students and alumni the opportunity to network with employers to learn more about the opportunities available and apply for open positions.
Etiquette and Networking Dinner
The Etiquette and Networking Dinner is an annual event hosted by Career Services and other campus departments. Students who attend are taught professional etiquette and social skills that can be used in interviewing, business lunches, and other formal situations. The evening includes a networking receiption and three course meal with alumni and corporate sponsors, plus much more!
Networking Event Series
Career Services holds networking events throughout the year based on specific industry or identity groups. You can take the opportunity to network with alumni and employers to learn about ways to advance your career. Please check the Redhawk Network and the Upcoming Event listings for more information.
Workshops & Programs
We provide workshops on a wide range of career and professional development related topics throughout the year in various locations across campus. Topics include:
- Resume & cover letter writing
- Preparation for career fairs
- Developing a career plan
- Developing a portfolio
- Dining and professional etiquette
- Dress for success
- Grad school search & application
- Finding successful internship
- Interview skills
- MBTI & SII assessment group interpretation
- What can I do with a major in…?
- The art of negotiation
- Transitions from college to career
- How to market your service learning/ volunteer experience
- Panel presentations featuring alumni, employers, faculty
- Other topics upon request
Please check the Redhawk Network and the Upcoming Event listings for more information.