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Job Search Advice

Are you a college student, intern or recent grad looking for ways to connect in Pittsburgh this summer?

Register now for the Pittsburgh Passport! 

The Pittsburgh Passport program is your opportunity to discover why the Pittsburgh region is an ideal place to live, work and play. Join us for kayaking on the rivers, outdoor yoga, sports tailgates, museum …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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Steps to Obtain Your Unofficial Transcript

Are you struggling to find your unofficial transcript? If you have located this document, are you struggling to print it or save it as a PDF?

If you answered “Yes” to the either of these questions, please follow the steps …

By Nick Amos
Nick Amos
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PA Auditor General Intern to Hire Career Program

Need an internship but also starting that post-grad job search? Do both! 

The Department of the Auditor General is now looking for driven, undergraduate college students like yourself. Gain valuable experience as a paid intern, then get hired full-time after …

By Hanna Crossley
Hanna Crossley
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8 Ways to Stand Out at a Career Fair

Standing out—in a positive way—is no easy task. When you’re piled into a packed auditorium and competing with hundreds of other job seekers for just a few minutes of a recruiter’s attention, it’s crucial to show up prepared, ready to …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr
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Avoiding Job and Internship Scams

When evaluating potential employment, you must be careful to avoid scams and fraudulent postings. While Edinboro University makes every attempt to block them, scammers constantly find new ways to bypass the system. Fake job postings can be found not only …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr
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3 Things To Do When You’re Ghosted Post-Job Interview

3 Things To Do When You’re Ghosted Post-Job Interview was originally published on Firsthand.

Being ‘ghosted’ is a new and unpleasant way of ending a relationship in the digital age. It happens when someone stops responding to your communications. And, …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr
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What It Really Means When Companies Say ‘Pay Is Competitive’ In Job Listings

By Monica Torres

07/23/2021 05:45am EDT | Updated August 9, 2021

If you look for a job long enough, you’re bound to run into the phrase “pay is competitive.”

This vaguely promising but subjective line appeared in more than 500 job …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr
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First-Generation College Grads Face More Hurdles in the Job Market

CHRISTELLE LOUIS’ SINGLE mother, a Haitian immigrant and certified nursing assistant at a nursing home, never went to college. But she always pushed her daughter to get the education she needed for a good job—maybe as a doctor or an engineer.

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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3 Ways to Retain Essential Information During the Job Search

Organization is key when you’re on the job search, especially if you’re holding out for the right role and may be on the hunt for months. It’s easy to lose track of important details about job postings when you’re applying …

By CareerShift
Job hunting & career management solutions
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4 Virtual Networking Tips for Your Job Search

Networking isn’t just about finding a job. Strategic and effective networking can help you gain insights about yourself, and can be a source of support and strength as you navigate the peaks and valleys of a job search. Building relationships …

By Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Contact & Location


California: 138 Natali Student Center

Clarion: 419 Becht Hall

Venango: 123 Suhr Library

Edinboro: 166 Ross Hall

California, Clarion, Edinboro, PA

Career Center Hours

M 8:00am-4:00pm
T 8:00am-4:00pm
W 8:00am-4:00pm
TH 8:00am-4:00pm
F 8:00am-4:00pm