Drake University students and alumni are invited to attend the career events. Please contact Professional & Career Development Services staff with any questions.

Calendar of Career Events

All University (all majors welcome)

    • Drake University Career Fair, February 9, 2017
      3:00-6:00pm, Olmsted Center

College of Business and Public Administration

  • Accounting & Finance Fair, September 16, 2016
  • Actuarial Science Recruiting Events
    Actuarial Evening, Career Fair for Actuaries, October 6, 2016, 5:00-7:00pm
    Student Interviews, October 6 and 7, 2016

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

  • Professional Development Seminar and Pinning Ceremony, May 5, 2016
    5:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Pharmacy Fall Recruitment Events, October 20-21, 2016  
    • Internship Interview Day, October 20    10:30 am to 3:00 pm
    • Pharmacy Career Fair, October 20         4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
    • Graduate Interview Day, October 21      8:30 am to 4:00 pm
      *Events hosted for students in the professional Pharmacy program

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


Resources for Employers

Advertise in the student newspaper, Times-Delphic, 515-271-2148
Career bluePrint and NACElink Network general privacy policy
Department of Justice Best Practices
Drake Databook
Visit with Student Organizations

Professional & Career Development Services

Aliber Hall 201, 2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

Today at Drake
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University News
June 23, 2016
Joseph Jones, a Drake alumnus and former legislative assistant to retired U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, has been hired as executive director of The Harkin Institute for Public Policy and Citizen Engagement.