Welcome to recruiting at Washington State University! The Academic Success and Career Center (ASCC) provides central career development and advising functions for students at Washington State University. The ASCC works with students to help set career goals, gain industry-relevant experiences, learn effective networking skills, and confidently present themselves in professional settings. We foster partnerships with employers to help our rising candidates find their professional destination post-graduation.

Handshake for Employers

WSU uses the Handshake as our primary student employment and engagement platform. Learn More

On-campus interviews and visits

WSU would be thrilled to host your on-campus interviews. More information is included below. Learn More

Recruiting Guidelines

WSU welcomes you to recruit and hire WSU Cougs. Learn More

Engage with WSU

Are you interested in engaging with WSU students? ASCC provides many various opportunities to fit your goals and needs. Learn More

Coug Honored Partners

The Coug Honored Partners Program can provide your company with additional engagement and exposure opportunities. Learn More

WSU Career Expos

Career fairs and expos are an excellent way to engage with students, faculty, and staff at WSU. Learn More

Fostering Professionalism and Diversity in the Workforce

Fostering professionalism for their employees is one of the most important goals for most employers.  In the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) article, “Examining Professionalism Through a DEI Lens” by Kevin Gray, the “biggest challenge with “professionalism’ is …

By Aimee Tejeda Lunn
Aimee Tejeda Lunn Employer Relations Manager
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Do’s and Don’t of ChatGPT with Resumes and Cover Letters

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ChatGPT is an emerging technology with impressive results.  For those of you who are still learning about what it is I’ve asked it to describe itself:

ChatGPT is a language model developed by OpenAI. It uses …

By Harrison Hughes
Harrison Hughes Career Coach
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Chat GPT, Considerations of Open AI in Higher Education

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, a fellow at the Brookings Institution writes about the potential risks and rewards of the infamous ChatGPT AI tool in the following article ChatGPT: Educational friend or foe?

As a career coach in the ASCC, I will be …

By Harrison Hughes
Harrison Hughes Career Coach
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The Value of Mentorship: Creating Opportunities for People of Color

Illustrated by Marian Blair

Mentoring can play a crucial role in our professional success, and this is especially true for people of color. Due to the disparity in diversity of representation within leadership combined with a lack of access to …

By Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Generation Z Workplace Statistics

Gen Z, people born between 1997 to 2012, will make up a third of the workforce by the end of the decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. And the 13% who are already in the workplace are …

By Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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Featured Resources

The WSU Career Expos are tri-annual events hosted by the Academic Success and Career Center every Fall and Spring semester. …

The Academic Success and Career Center (ASCC) provides central career development, holistic advising, and student success programs for students at …

There are many ways to engage with candidates and build brand at WSU. Use the strategies below to connect with …

Contact & Location

(509) 335-6000

Lighty Student Services Rooms 160 - 190
1815 NE Wilson Rd
Pullman, WA

ASCC Hours

Day of the week
Summer Hours Free Summer Tutoring Hours
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 – 4:00 pm, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 – 4:00 pm, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Saturday   None
Sunday   5:00-8:00 PM

Summer advising appointments are available by appointment only.