Oregon State University

Recruiting Strategies

Oregon State University Career Services  is committed to working with you to develop win-win recruiting strategies. We recognize and appreciate that you make a significant investment of both time and money to recruit at OSU. Therefore, we strive to provide a flexible recruiting process that meets your needs.

Host an Information Session

Provide more information about your organization and employment opportunities! Offer pizza or food...what student can resist? Find out more about information sessions, including how to schedule one at OSU.

Conduct On-Campus Interviews

On-Campus Interviewing (OCI) gives employers and students opportunities to connect through on-site interviews in the OSU Career Center. Interviews are scheduled Monday through Thursday during normal business hours (8:00am – 5:00pm).

Attend a Career Fair

Each term Career Services and other OSU departments offer career fairs for our current students and alumni. Find out when our upcoming Career Fairs take place and how to register.

Present at a Seminar

Our staff annually deliver many seminars on a range of employment, internship, and graduate school topics some designed for a broad audience to specialized programs for specific populations. Career Services  welcomes employers to become an active part of student seminars. Please view our calendar of events and if interested in participating, contact Rachel Finch.

Serve as a Career Panelist or Mock Interviewer

Career Services hosts a number of panel presentations throughout the year that focus on a variety of topics. Mock interviewing allows you to meet and network with students who may have an interest in your field. Please view our upcoming seminars and events and if interested in participating, contact Rachel Finch.

Reach out to students via Virtual Connections

Job Postings, Resume Books, LinkedIn, and Facebook provide ways for you to have a presence with OSU students even if your schedule does not permit a campus visit at this time.

Advertise with Student Media

You may also choose to place an ad with our student media via the Newspaper, The Daily Barometer.

Partner with Student Groups

Oregon State University is home to more than 300 student organizations on campus. Meet with their leadership members to see how your organization can help sponsor their next activity.

Partner with OSU Alumni Association

The OSU Alumni Association is a member-based, nonprofit organization that promotes OSU and engages alumni. Its programs include a web site for alumni, the Oregon Stater magazine, reunions, scholarships, regional activities, faculty lecture series, travel opportunities, tailgaters and more. It is located in the CH2M HILL Alumni Center, which also serves as a conference center.

Post Jobs on Beaver JobNet

OSU Career Services’ online career management system, Beaver JobNet,  is  your online connection to OSU students and alumni. Students can apply to your job in the way that best meets the department's needs. List part-time jobs for students while they are in school, and summer full or part-time jobs and internships.

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