Past Events

How to Job Search Using LinkedIn

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
12:30-1:20pm
Pigott 203
Presented by Rick Sass, Career Coaching Consultant at Lee Hecht Harrison and Albers Mentor
Learn how to maximize this powerful tool to enhance your job search! Topics will include how to get noticed and found by recruiters, how to navigate job postings, and how to find alumni and contacts for networking. This workshop is recommended for students who already have a LinkedIn profile set up and are actively job searching. Bring your laptop!

SU Etiquette Dinner

Thursday, May 2, 2019
6-8pm
Campion Ballroom
A 3-course dinner workshop on Dining/Professional Etiquette presented by Scott Flanary, University Recruiter at Facebook. Open to all students campus-wide. Tickets cost $10 (cash, check, or meal plan) and are available at the Albers Placement Center (Pigott 331) and at the Career Engagement Office (PAVL 110)

Mock Interviews with Employers

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate Students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate Students)
Hunthausen 100
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

Albers Grad Career Connections

Monday, April 15, 2019
4:30-6:30pm
Casey 530, Casey Commons
This event provides you an opportunity to connect with Albers grad alumni, mentors and local business professionals, as well as your fellow grad students, in order to build your professional network. Albers Grad Career Connections is the largest, and best attended, event of the year for Albers grad students and is one not to be missed! Feel free to attend all, or some of the event, as your schedule allows.

H-1B Work Visa Workshop 

Friday, April 12, 2019
1-3pm
Pigott 103
If you are thinking about working in the U.S. after graduation as an international student, don't miss out on this H1B Workshop. A professional immigration attorney, David Ware will be available to answer questions regarding employment and how to file an H1B application.
Coordinated by the International Student Center

Resume Reviews with Employers

Thursday, April 11, 2019
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate Students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate Students)
Student Center 210
Get your resume reviewed by multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. 

Albers Grad Student Open House

Monday, April 8, 2019
4-6pm
Albers Placement Center, Pigott 331
Want to prep for or learn more about who’s attending Grad Career Connections? The Albers Placement Center will have a Networking Practice/Open House on Monday afternoon in our office (Pigott 331) to help you get prepared, practice your personal introduction, or get your questions answered regarding the event itself. Feel free to stop by as your schedule allows!

SU Career & Internship Fair (Rescheduled from February due to weather)

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
11am-2pm
Campion Ballroom
Over 50 employers and organizations will be in attendance to provide information on job and internship opportunities. For a list of Employers attending, log-in to Handshake and click on Career Fairs under the Events tab. Open to all students campus-wide.

Albers Career Night

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
6-7:30pm
Optimism (Corner of Broadway & Union in Capitol Hill)
An opportunity for all Albers undergrad and Bridge MBA students to grow their professional community and mingle with alumni, mentors, and employers from a variety of industries to enhance their career development. Represented industries include accounting, business analytics, consulting, economics & finance, international business, management, and marketing. Not open to the general public.

Careers in Consulting Industry Forum

Monday, February 25, 2019
5-5:50pm
Pigott 103

Careers in the Public Sector Information Session

Thursday, February 21, 2019
12:30-1:25pm
Pigott 101
Presented by Jacob Bertram, Director of Office Contract Operations for the U.S. Government and Albers Mentor.

Mock Interviews with Employers

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate students)
Student Center 160
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

Resume Reviews with Employers

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate students)
Student Center 210
Get your resume reviewed by multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

Internship In[sight]

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
12:30-1:25pm
Pigott 200
Learn from a panel of current SU students about their internship experiences and how to have an effective internship search process. Information on the upcoming SU Career & Internship Fair will also be provided.

Salary Negotiation Workshop

Monday, January 28, 2019
5-5:50pm
Pigott 103
Presented by Katie Bardaro, VP of Data Analytics at PayScale, Inc. and Albers Mentor
Learn negotiation best practices including determining your value in the marketplace, using data to backup your reasoning and knowing when to counter and when to walk away.

APC Coffee Break & Open House

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
4-6pm
Pigott 331
Take a break from your busy quarter. Join us for coffee, tea, hot cocoa and goodies. You can also enter a raffle to win prizes. Learn about what the Albers Placement Center does and how we may support you in your career development. 

CPT Information Session

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
4-5pm
Pigott 308
Albers international students are welcome to attend to learn about the guidelines and process of doing a Curricular Practical Training internship in the Albers School. Covered topics include CPT eligibility, requirements based on degree program, and process for obtaining a CPT.

Tips on Building a Great LinkedIn Profile

Monday, October 29, 2018
5-5:50pm
Pigott 100
Learn from job search expert Matt Youngquist how to build a LinkedIn profile that will stand out to recruiters and employers.

Business & Engineering Career Fair

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
11am-2pm
Campion Ballroom
Save the date for the 2018 Business & Engineering Career Fair. Meet with over 50 employers and organizations seeking students pursuing jobs and internships in the business and engineering industries. All students are welcome to attend this campus-wide event. 

Who Hires When and How to Be Prepared

Understanding the Company Recruiting Cycle
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
12:30-1:20pm
Pigott 304
An overview of what recruiting entails, the hiring trends throughout the year, and fall quarter specific recruiting information.

Albers Wardrobe Pop-Up Closets

In need of professional attire for upcoming interviews or the Business & Engineering Career Fair? Free professional clothes will be available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last on the following days/times:

  • Mon. Oct. 8 from 1:30-3pm in Pigott 103
  • Tues. Oct. 9 from 11am-1pm in Pigott 309
  • Thurs. Oct. 11 from 12:15-1:15pm in Pigott 306

Mentor Program Kick-Off Events

For Albers, Accounting & MSBL Mentor Programs

Friday, October 5, 2018
   Student Orientation, 5pm, Pigott Auditorium
   Mentor Orientation, 5pm, Pigott 102
   Mentor Fair, 6pm, PACCAR Atrium
For more information, check out the Mentor Fair Video or the .

Fall 2018 ACCOUNTING On-campus Recruitment

Fall 2018 On-campus Recruitment

Jump-start Your Job Search

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Graduating in June? Unsure of what's next? Join us for this interactive workshop on effective job search strategies. From the workshop you will gain a step-by-step comprehensive approach to job searching, a personalized job search plan, and resources including a tracking spreadsheet.

Leveraging LinkedIn Workshop

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Presented by Rick Sass, Career Coaching Consultant at Lee Hecht Harrison and Albers Mentor
Learn how to maximize this powerful networking tool! Topics will include navigating constant changes to LinkedIn, building a standout profile, making connections, following companies, finding alumni, joining groups, and job searching. Bring your laptop!

Springboard Your Career Through Networking

Monday, April 16, 2018
Presented by Pam Cory, Vice President of Marketing at BitTitan and Albers Mentor
Get tips on how to maximize your time at networking or other social events in order to take advantage of opportunities.

Industry Forum: Business Careers in Technology

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Learn from a panel of experts about the various career paths and endless possibilities in the technology industry.

Make Networking Work for You

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Presented by Chris Jay, VP and Sr. Financial Advisor for Merrill Lynch, '09 Albers Alum
Come learn how to develop your personal introduction and feel more comfortable interacting with professionals and recruiters. This event will help you get prepared for the upcoming Albers Career Night on February 27.

Enhance and Tailor Your Resume

Presented by Matt Youngquist, Founder and Chief Coach at Career Horizons
November 8, 2017
Get expert advice on what makes an effective resume as well as tips on how to tailor your resume to specific jobs and industries.

Company Trek to CBRE & Zillow

May 12, 2017
Visit and learn about two major companies in the Seattle area: CBRE and Zillow. Explore career opportunities at both companies in the areas of marketing, sales and business.
Open to juniors, seniors and graduate students

Industry Forum: Business Analytics

May 8, 2017
Hear from a panel of leading industry experts on the different possible career options within the field of Business Analytics. You will gain valuable insights into how business analytics are utilized in different jobs within different industries.

Dress for Success

April 19, 2016
Business professional, Business Casual, Casual, and Formal...oh my! An interactive workshop to clear up confusion around what to wear in specific business scenarios. Real life examples will be provided. Attend so you can show up to Thursday's career fair and future events in ship shape attire!

HIGHWAY TO HIRED: An Interview Preparation Workshop

February 18, 2016
Presented by PACCAR, Inc.
Learn about all aspects of successful interviewing including research, knowing the position, selling yourself, and how to follow up.

MBA Comparison Panel

January 20, 2016
Hear from a panel of employers and alumni on the different career paths and opportunities that are available to MBA's in various industries. The panelists will also highlight the differences in job duties an MBA hire could expect in different industries. The panel will help to paint a clear picture on how you can impact different companies in different industries with your degree. The career paths open to an MBA graduate are near endless and this will be a great opportunity to hear how your degree will be utilized differently based on the industry and role you go into.

Maximize Your Albers Edge

November 10, 2015
Are you a business undergrad looking to make the most out of your college experience? Join us for a discussion with students and alumni who have blazed these Seattle University trails before you.
Sponsored by the Albers Placement Center Undergrad Student Advisory Council

Career Transitions Workshop

February 11, 2015
Presented by Matt Youngquist, Career Coach and President of Career Horizons

Careers in Corporate Finance

January 21, 2015
A panel of professionals from Amazon, Microsoft and Pharmacy OneSource will provide information and perspective on career opportunities in corporate finance.