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 13, 2014
    3:00-6:00pm, Olmsted Center

College of Business and Public Administration

  • Accounting & Finance Fair, September 13, 2013
  • Actuarial Science Recruiting Events
    Actuarial Evening, Career Fair for Actuaries, September 26, 2013, 4:30-7:00pm
    Student Interviews, September 26 and 27, 2013

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

  • Pharmacy Fall Recruitment Events, October 24-25, 2013  
    Internship Interview Day and Pharmacy Career Fair, October 24
    Graduate Interview Day, October 25
    *Events hosted for students in the professional Pharmacy program

  • Professional Development Seminar & Pinning Ceremony, May 8, 2014

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


Advertise in the student newspaper

  • Times-Delphic, 515-271-2148

Visit with Student Organizations

Resources for Employers

Department of Justice - Best Practices

Career bluePrint and NACElink Network general privacy policy

Professional & Career Development Services
Aliber Hall 201, 2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

University News
April 15, 2014
Drake University’s Principal Financial Group Center for Global Citizenship (PFGCGC) will host a discussion on the Keystone XL Pipeline initiative in collaboration with the Iowa Energy Forum. General James Jones, a former national security advisor, will discuss the benefits of the pipeline initiative.