Career Planning & Placement

Helping You Build Your Career

IU East's Office of Career Planning & Placement helps students through every stage of career development-from deciding on a major to landing a job. We also offer assistance to IU alumni who are making career changes or searching for meaningful employment.


  • Career advising and counseling
  • Full- and part-time job listings
  • Job fairs and career days
  • Extensive materials in our Career Resource Library
  • Interests, values, and skills assessments

Visit us today to talk about your career development plans and questions. You can schedule an appointment or just drop in. We're here to help.

Nursing Career Fair

Monday, March 31

12:30-3:00 p.m.

Hayes Hall Atrium


4 Colleges Career Fair

Tuesday, April 1

2-6 p.m.

Lingle Grand Hall, Reid Hospital & Health Care Services

Richmond, IN

To see a list of employers registered, go to:

Full-time, Part-time and Internship positions will be advertised for students, soon-to-be graduates, alumni or community members who have earned certifications or college degrees.


Seniors: Life After IU East

You are about to graduate.  You don’t have a résumé.  What should you do?

Is business casual appropriate for a job interview?

How do you not embarrass yourself or fade into the woodwork at a professional event?

Does the thought of paying back student loans terrify you?

Do you know how to manage them?


Find out the answers to these questions and more at the Life After IU East sessions.


In addition to receiving great information, you can be eligible to win one of two prizes:

            GRAND PRIZE of an IU Class Ring ($500 value).

            RUNNER-UP PRIZE of your commencement cap and gown ($50 value).


To be eligible for the prize drawing, you must:

  • Attend in person or watch the Livestream/Recorded version of at least TWO of the three sessions listed below.  Adobe connect link:
  • Complete a survey for each session (once signed in to the Adobe Connect session, you will be able to access the survey links).


The three sessions are:


Students Today, Professionals Tomorrow

Liz Ferris, IU East

Wednesday, March 26

11 a.m. – Noon, Springwood Hall 202F

Make sure you know how to create a strong résumé and cover letter; leverage your online presence for career networking.



Amy Jarecki, IU East

Wednesday, April 9

11 a.m. – Noon, Springwood Hall 202F

Are student loans and real-world expenses freaking you out?  Join this session to learn about loan management, job benefit plans and personal budgeting for success.


What the Fork and Tie?

Emili Sperling, IU Alumni Association

Thursday, April 17

5:30 p.m., Springwood Hall 202C

*SPACE IS LIMITED!!!  RSVP to or (765) 973-8221

Etiquette 201: Soft Skills – Be ready to impress at your next professional event.  Etiquette Coach Emili Sperling from the IU Alumni Association will guide you through the elements of etiquette in the most common professional settings.  From utensils to handshakes to tipping, you’ll be a polished Red Wolf.