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Hands-On Experience Builds Resumes

Opportunities are available right on campus and around the world.

Students who leave college with little or no work experience on their resume may have a tougher time finding work after graduation.

The good news is they can take advantage of opportunities right on campus to gain real life experience that will help build their resume. Start talking with your student about getting involved and developing leadership skills while helping others along the way.

On-Campus Jobs and Internships

Jobs on campus offer work experience, eliminate time spent commuting off campus, and allow for networking with college staff. And who doesn’t want some extra money in their pocket. The Career Development Office can help students find jobs and internships, both on and off campus.

Service Opportunities

As a community, we  value the tie between social justice, service and community-based learning. This semester, we have lined up some exciting opportunities to give back to the surrounding community and Purchase .

Purchase Alternative Service Trips

P.A.S.T. offer the opportunity for students to travel and serve a community in need. Students develop leadership skills, understand cooperation and teamwork, and experience the power of helping others. 

Clubs and Organizations

From academics to affinity to special interests, there’s truly a club for every taste at Purchase