Career Services

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 you 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!

OUCareerlink.com now Handshake

Oakland University has partnered with Handshake—a premiere career development platform. Handshake will be replacing OUCareerlink.com and will be a one-stop shop for launching your career.

Starting July 1, 2016, Oakland University Career Services will begin to utilize Handshake. We are excited about this move for many reasons and think you will be too. The system is easy to use, has improved search functions, features an optimized mobile experience, and simplifies your job or internship search.

Career fair registration is now open! Please register using your Handshake account.

Employers recruit  engineering and IT career fair  fall career fair