The Mission of Career Services is to provide innovative and comprehensive services empowering students and alumni to achieve life long career success.
Career Services can help OU students and alumni nail the resume, land the interview and prepare for the job. Find out how to build marketable skills and earn professional work experience before and after graduation through targeted internships, one-on-one advising, special workshops, career fairs and more. Whether you are trying to find the right major, preparing to graduate, or already out in the business world, this is the time to build the right habits and skills for a lifetime of professional success. Hone your skills. Pursue your passions. Get the job!
Career Services welcomes Handshake!
Oakland University has partnered with Handshake—a premiere career development platform. Handshake has replaced OUCareerLink as the one-stop shop for launching your career.
Schedule an Appointment Online
The best way to get the most out of our office is to schedule an appointment. We are trained to assist you with any and all career-related questions that you may have. Make an appointment with a Career Consultant online via Handshake.
Stop by for a Drop-In
There is no appointment necessary for a drop-in. Stop by the Career Services office during drop-in hours to discuss career topics with a Career Ambassador for 15 minutes.
Winter Career Fair registration is now open! Register by logging into your Handshake account.