Post-graduate employment and Graduate or Professional School

The best way to find your first career after college is to explore opportunities during college. You’ve done that — and you’ve updated your resume. Congratulations! You’re ready to find what’s next.

Click on the links below to search for jobs, to connect with employers and alumni, to apply to graduate or professional school, or to apply for a gap year, service program or fellowship.

Search for Jobs

Publicly-posted Jobs and Internships

Search for jobs using Handshake and other databases

Networking and Hidden Jobs

Build connections and access jobs that are not posted

Career Industry Guides for Oles

Explore opportunities, events, and resources for each of a dozen interest areas.

Connect with Employers and Alumni

Jobs and Internship Fairs

Connect with employers hiring in a wide range of career fields

On-campus Recruiting

Connect with employers in consulting, finance, technology, business analytics, and more.

Major Events

See here for a full list of a Piper Center events.

Prepare for Graduate School

Graduate School Guide

Explore information about graduate school, how to evaluate programs, application requirements, personal statements and more.

Explore Gap Year, Service Programs and Fellowships

Gap Year and Service Programs

Learn about opportunities to volunteer or serve, such as AmeriCorps, Lutheran Volunteer Corps, and Peace Corps


Explore opportunities to study, travel, work, and serve in a wide range of academic and career fields


Explore the How-to-Guides for information about resumes, cover letters, and interviewing, or check out the video below to hear more from our Career Coaches and Peer Advisors about opportunities after graduation.