Student Services

Diverse Students Thumbs Up

The Career Center assists students of Purdue University, regardless of their campus affiliation. We are here to support you in your professional endeavors. Below is a list of some of the services offered by The Career Center:

Career Planning
Externships/Informational Interviews/Job Shadowing
Resume/Cover Letter Development
Internship Search Strategies
Job Search Strategies
Federal Job Search Preparation
Interview Preparation
Linkedin.com Profile Building
Graduate School Preparation/Information

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please contact The Career Center at 219-785-5451 to speak with a Career Consultant.


Accessing Jobs Online: CareerTrax

The Career Center has recently migrated to a new job posting system called CareerTrax. To access your account on CareerTrax, see below:

  • Student Users: Enter your PUID as your user name, and enter your password. If you forgotten your password, please click, FORGOT PASSWORD.
  • New Student Users: Please enter your PUID as your user ID and click FORGOT PASSWORD, to get a unique password emailed to you. You will need to change your password once you have successfully logged in the MY PROFILE section.
  • Registered Alumni Users: Effective August 1, 2014, if you have not accessed your account before January 1,2013, your account may be in "inactive status." Please complete this brief form so we may re-active your account. 

New: Drop-In Advising

Drop In Advising Image

Important Career Center Policies

No Show Policy


Success Stories

We want to share your good news! If you have a success story you would like to share about a student or alumni's experience we want to hear about it. Submit a success story.

Resources for Students

careertrax_2 logo small
Link to access MyCCO
What Can I Do With This Major?
WETFEET-LOGO-Pant-382c
Indiana-Career-Explorer-Logo_with-tag-line_2
My Next Move Interest Inventory Profiler