Career services for alumni are provided through Drake's Office of Alumni Relations.  The following services are available.

  • Access to Career bluePrint (Drake's on-line job board)
  • Opportunities for networking with other alumni for professional purposes
  • Resume/Cover Letter advice
  • Access to on-line resources

On-line Services for your job search

  • Search opportunities on Career bluePrint, Drake University's on-line career management system

    • Request a login and password from Professional and Career Development Services staff

    • Existing users access Career bluePrint directly

    • Post your resume and apply for jobs directly on the system

  • Utilize on-line documents to create or update your cover letter, resume
  • Understand the essentials of networking

  • Gather information regarding graduate school and testing information


Connect with Drake Students and Alumni

Post opportunities on Career bluePrint, the University-wide career system

  • Register for an account:
    *Click on the Career bluePrint logo and then the “Register” tab
    *Complete the form
    *You will receive a welcome email with a username and password
  • List an opportunity:
    *Log into Career bluePrint
    *From the homepage, look to the right for the section Shortcuts
    *Post opportunities just to Drake students by clicking on “Create Non-OCR Job Posting” (no charge)
    *Post to multiple schools (charge) by clicking on the “Jobs” tab then “Multi-School Postings” tab


University News
January 9, 2018
The Drake University 2018 Engaged Citizen Conference, “Nourishing (Feeding) the World,” is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 22, and Friday,  Feb. 23 in Drake’s Olmsted Center. Admission is free.