Piper Center for Vocation and Career

The Piper Center for Vocation and Career provides resources and experiences designed to help students leverage their liberal arts education to achieve their full potential.


Upcoming Opportunities

Senior First Destination Survey
Have an employment or graduate school update to share since Grad Fest? Please enter any new information on your post-graduate plans into the Class of 2015 First Destination Survey. Don’t forget that you have free, full services of the Piper Center for four years after graduation. Coaching staff are in the office throughout the summer, so feel free to reach out.

Sophomores & Juniors – Early Application Deadline for New York Connections
Apply now for the fall break Connections program! We’ll explore careers in Finance, Fine Arts, Journalism & Publishing in New York. 1st application deadline: Monday, June 1. A second round with limited applications will be accepted through Monday, September 14.



St. Olaf student awarded Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

St. Olaf College student Mirwais Wakil ’15 has received a Rotary Global Grant Scholarship that will help him pursue a graduate degree at either Oxford University or the ...


St. Olaf student selected for Fulbright UK Summer Institute

St. Olaf College student Anna Perkins '18 has been selected to participate in the prestigious Fulbright UK Summer Institute program. Each year, the US-UK Fulbright Com ...


St. Olaf student awarded Goldwater scholarship

St. Olaf College student Megan Behnke ’16 has been awarded the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for the 2015-16 academic year. Behnke was chosen from a field of 1,206 ...