Purple Briefcase

Purple Briefcase is the online career and job management system connecting students at Western State Colorado University with employers and alumni. This career network offers an efficient and easy way to access professional careers, off-campus jobs and internships.

STUDENTS:

Click here to access your very own personalized career management system. 

RETURNING USER - login with your email/password. 

NEW USER -  click on NEW USER.  Enter your name and email and click FIND ME.  Set your password.  Don't worry about the student ID number that generates once it locates you on file.

INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DINNER:

Login using the link above. Go to "my events" on the left side of the page. Click on "Professional Development Dinner". Click on "register". Confirm Registration.  You will then receive an emailed confirmation.

 

EMPLOYERS:

New Employers: Click here to access a free way to advertise job and internship openings at your organization.  Make sure   you write down your email address and password to use for future posts.

Returning Employers: Click here to login using your previously established username and password.

INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE DINNER AND/OR FAIR:

1. Create your new Purple Briefcase account or login to your already established account.

2. Once you fill in your information and select your plan (choose the free option), you'll be asked to fill out some basic information about yourself and your organization.  This will help to build your profile.

3. Now that you've created your account, you'll be directed to the MySchools page. Select Western State Colorado University and click on the Request Connection button.  Once you have done that, you will need to wait to be approved which should happen within a day or so. 

4. Once your profile has been approved, you will receive an email notifying you.  Log back in to your profile and select the "My Events" link on the left side of the page.  From there you will be able to register for the Dinner and/or the Fair, which are two separate registrations and transactions. 

5. TO PAY: Use the online credit card payment option or make checks payable to WSCU Career Services and mail to Western State Colorado University, Career Services, 600 N. Adams St., Gunnison, CO 81231. A receipt will be emailed to you upon payment.

If you have any questions or issues registering online, don't hesitate to contact Mariah Green at 970-943-7122.

Remember that you can use your account to post jobs, internships and career openings free of charge in the future!

ALUMNI:

New Alumni User: Click here if you are a new user trying to establish a free account.

Returning Alumni User: Click here to login using your previously established username and password.