Firsthand

Begin your company research here! Firsthand provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s really like to work in an industry, company, or profession—and how to position yourself to land that job.

Key Features

  • Company Profiles – rankings and reviews on industry reputation, career advancement, quality of life, salary & benefits, interview process, and more.
  • Vault Guides – over 300 titles of award-winning career guides, including interview strategies, job-search tips, and full-length profiles of leading companies.
  • Internship Database – find thousands of ratings and reviews of internship programs, requirements, sample interview questions, how to apply, and more.
  • Vault Job Board – search thousands of new jobs and internships posted daily, sign up for alerts based on your criteria, complete a profile, and be seen by top employers and recruiters.

Access

Firsthand requires an account to use. To create a new account:

  1. Use the Firsthand link website below
  2. Click Get Started
  3. To create an account, click Register Now
  4. Enter your Seattle U email address and follow the prompts

If you used to have a Vault account, your old account should still work, but you may need to use the forgotten password option to reset your password.