Career Services

Alumni Job Seekers

  • Seattle University is committed to supporting the career and professional growth of our alumni.  We offer both career advising and access to resources that match your level of expertise and experience.  Services offered to alumni include:

    Three individual appointments at no cost

    Individual appointments are 45 minutes and can include topics such as:

    • Resume/Cover letter critiques
    • Mock interviews
    • Job search strategies
    • LinkedIn profile reviews
    • Networking skills
    • Career Counseling and Career Exploration

    To make the most of your appointment, come prepared!  If you have them, make sure to bring a copy of your resume/cover letter, any job search materials/records you may have, as well as a copy of a job description that interests you.

    Access to self-assessment instruments including the Strong Interest Inventory, Myers Briggs Type Indicator and StrengthsQuest.

    Access to Career Networking

     The Seattle University Alumni Association offers a variety of professional networking opportunities and career-related workshops for alumni job seekers.

    Recommended career coaches in the area

    Alumni Relations and Career Services have relationships with local career coaches who are happy to offer their services to SU alumni who are looking to grow their careers.

    Online access to job postings and mentors

    The Redhawk Network is a powerful tool that helps you take the SU advantage!  You can search for jobs employers have posted here at SU and you can look at profiles of alumni and community mentors who will share their professional knowledge of various positions and industries.  Connect today to tap into your Redhawk Network! To learn more about how to use the Redhawk Network in your job search, contact our office and we can identify and support your specific needs.

    Access to career fairs and employer recruiting events

    Seattle University alumni are welcome to attend career fairs and employer recruiting events planned through our office.  For a complete listing of upcoming events, please see our events calendar and for information on our career fairs, please check our career fair page.

    Request an appointment with a career adviser