OLAPC First Avenue Career Expo

April 04, 2014
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Chiles Center, University of Portland

First Avenue Career Expo
Friday, April 4, Chiles Center, University of Portland, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

When and where is the First Avenue Career Expo?

The Expo is on Friday, April 4, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Chiles Center at the University of Portland. During this time students have an opportunity to meet with organization and graduate school representatives about summer jobs, internships, full-time and graduate school opportunities. 

Who is going to be there?

View the list of attending organizations
View the list of attending graduate schools.
This site updates frequently so check back often.

Who is invited?

All undergraduate students are invited and alumni of the OLAPC schools who graduated within the past ten years. Graduate students and those a part of professional schools at these colleges are not permitted to attend.

How do I register?

Register online for $10.00. Deadline is April 3 at 4:00 p.m. You can also register at the door with student ID for $10.00.  

More questions?

Check out OLAPC's FAQ 

Additional resources

Making the Career Fair Worth Your Time
CareerCenterJobs.org – Online listing of employment opportunities 
Dress for Success

Employer research sites

Hoover's Online
The Riley Guide
Top Entry Level Employers
Federal Government Agencies
Oregon’s Top Businesses
Profiles of Oregon Nonprofits

The Oregon Liberal Arts Placement Consortium

OLAPC collaborates to enhance the career services of member institutions by educating, empowering, and connecting liberal arts students with meaningful career, graduate school, and service opportunities through innovative and responsive career programming.

The Consortium is made up of these colleges and universities.

Directions to University of Portland from I-5 N

Take the Rosa Parks Way exit #304 (formerly Portland Blvd.), then turn left on to Rosa Parks Way. Stay on Rosa Parks Way as far as it will go (approx. 1.5 miles from the exit) keeping right as Rosa Parks Way turns into Willamette Blvd. Stay on Willamette Blvd. into the University of Portland. Make a left hand turn from Willamette Blvd. into the main entrance of UP; the main parking lot will then be on the right. The Chiles Center is the round, domed building. You may park on campus for free without a permit. There is a good chance the lot will be full.  Allow plenty of time should you need to park and walk.