The Career Development Center is proud to offer our online job search database to provide job and internship listings exclusively for Purchase College students and alumni.
First Year & Transfer students, admitted for the fall, are imported into Purchase JobScore each summer using their Purchase email. Use “Forgot Password” to see if you already have an existing account.
New to Purchase JobScore? Register here (STUDENTS ONLY)
Log into Purchase JobScore Here(STUDENTS/ALUMNI ONLY)
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Alumni who are registering on Purchase JobScore for the first time should contact the Career Development Center directly to gain account access. Reach us at 914-251-6370 or by email at email@example.com. If you had an account while you were a student at Purchase, you should still have access to that account.
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Searching for Jobs & Internships
|Purchase JobScore FAQ|
How do I search for On-Campus Work-Study and On-Campus Non Work-Study jobs on Purchase JobScore?
How do I make a Career Counseling Appointment through Purchase JobScore?
Log-in (or create your account) to Purchase JobScore
Under “Shortcuts” select “Request a Counseling Appointment”
Set your search criteria (counselor, dates, times, days) and then check availability. If you haven’t met with a counselor before, it is best to search on the availability of all counselors.
Select the availability that works best for you, then state your reason for
You will receive an email after you made the appointment and then when the appointment is approved.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment you can log into Purchase JobScore and go to the Calendar & Appointments section’s Counseling Appointment tab.keep reading »
What is the Academic Internship Program section of Purchase JobScore?
This is where you will submit an Academic Learning Contract for approval for a credit bearing internship, where you will evaluate your internship, & where all credit bearing internships will be listed.
Add New: Select to submit a new Internship Learning Contract.
Review/Edit: Next to the internship you wish to view or edit.
Self Evaluation: Evaluate your performance/learning at your internship at the completion of the internship
Site Evaluation: Evaluate your internship site at the completion of the internship.
NOTE: Internships are pending until approved by Career Development, your Internship Site Supervisor and your Faculty Sponsor. You will receive an email notification once all approvals have been submittedkeep reading »
How do I upload documents on Purchase JobScore?
Under “My Documents” you can upload/remove all documents (resume, cover letter, writing sample, transcript, pictures, etc)
You can upload: .rtf .txt .doc .pdf .wpd .jpg and .gif. You cannot upload: wps. html. wave or audio files
Max size per document: 500kb and max number of files is 10.
The first resume uploaded will not be active until approved by a member of the CDC staff.keep reading »
What is the NACElink Expanded Job Search and how do I use it?
Through our partnership with the NACElink Network, the NACElink Expanded Job Search allows students and alumni to search for Experienced Full Time Jobs, Entry Level Full Time Jobs and Internships. This gives students and alumni access to thousands of jobs beyond those posted on Purchase JobScore.
For the Keyword search, you can use AND to search for two words and OR to search for either word. Examples: Marketing and Intern; Television or Film.
The Location distance will reset itself when you search. Be sure to set it to how many miles from the location you want to searchkeep reading »
What are some tips for improving my search results on Purchase JobScore?
Use the Advanced Search / More Filters to search.
Do not search on too many variables. It is best to search on Position Type(s), Job Function(s) and/or Keyword(s) and State(s).
It is recommended to search on multiple Job Functions. For multiple selections hold down the control key (command on Mac) and select your choices.
Searching on multiple Position Types can also be helpful. For example, if searching for a summer job in Graphic Design, the Positions Types to search on would be: Part Time, Internship, Summer Job, Freelance and Project.keep reading »
How do I apply for Jobs and Internships on Purchase JobScore?
Once you have searched for a job, you can view the job posting by selecting the job title.
On the right hand side of each posting there will be directions on How To Apply.
You will apply as per the posting: Email, Mail through their website, etc.
If you see this message: - You do not have any resumes available to submit. Please upload your resume and try again - it means you need to upload your resume under “documents” on the top tool bar. (see below)
Make sure to follow application instructions and send all materials requested. This can include: Resume, Cover Letter, Writing Sample, Unofficial Transcript, Recommendations, Application, etckeep reading »
How do I search for Jobs and Internships on Purchase JobScore?
Under “Jobs and Internships” you can select “Purchase JobScore” for jobs posted on Purchase JobScore. “The “NACElink Expanded Job Search” is an additional search and can be used to search for jobs across the country.
Search using a quick search or use the “Advanced Search” option for a more detailed search.
You can save your Advanced Searches under “Saved Searches”
You can mark jobs as “Favorites” by selecting the star icon, and they will show up on the “Favorites Tab”keep reading »
Can I update my info or change my Purchase JobScore password?
Under “My Account” students can update their personal and academic profile, change their privacy options and their passwordkeep reading »
How do I login to Purchase JobScore?
How do I register for the first time on Purchaes JobScore?
On the Purchase JobScore page, select “New to Purchase JobScore? Register here”
Enter your Purchase College Username (purchase email) and password. This will allow you to access the Purchase JobScore Registration Password.
Once on password screen you can view the password, copy it and then select “Register for the first time here”
Make sure you are on the Register tab. Enter your username – this is your email address - does not have to be your Purchase email - and the registration password.
You will be directed to Purchase JobScore and emailed your temporary password
Once you receive your password go to “Profile” on the top toolbar to change your password to one of your choosing.keep reading »