Career Development and Placement Assistance

7M9A7765Welcome To the Office of Career Development & Placement Assistance (CDPA)!

No matter where you are in your career exploration process, it’s never too early to start preparing for your future. Partner with us as you explore your passions, values, and goals. We’ll work with you—from start to finish—to develop the skills and experiences needed to achieve the career of your dreams.

Upcoming Career Events


Featured Events

Student Employment Fair

September 1, 2016
1-4 p.m.
William Pitt Union
Meet on and off campus employers hiring for work study, internships, and part-time positions!

Fall 2016 Career Fair

September 28 and 29: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
October 5 and 6: Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
William Pitt Union
Explore internship and full- and part-time employment opportunities!

Majors & Minors Expo

Thursday, October 13, 2016
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
William Pitt Union
Explore Pitt’s majors, minors, and certificate programs! Free giveaways for the first 500 students!

Greater Pittsburgh Law Fair

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
William Pitt Union
Meet law school recruiters from some of the top schools in the country! This event is open to all students and alumni of Western Pennsylvania universities.

*Events are open only to students and alumni of the University of Pittsburgh unless otherwise noted.