Zhang Career Center

  • Student in professional dress speaking with a recruiter during career fair.


  • Employer shaking hands with a student during a career event.


  • Student in the career center for advising with professional staff.

    Career advising

  • Confident student at career fair smiling.

    Career competencies

  • Externs at Haworth Company

    Business Externship Program


Western Michigan University's Zhang Career Center ensures business students have the skills to confidently articulate and demonstrate their career readiness to potential employers. We provide business students with resources and experiences that support their success in the work environment and collaborate with employers on hiring talent for their organizations.

Points of pride

  • 100% student satisfaction with the Zhang Career Center
  • More than 20,000 career interactions annually
  • 2,492 unique undergraduate student touchpoints; 65 graduate student touchpoints
  • 94% of undergraduate students actively engaged within three months of graduation

Office hours

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Spring 2019 drop-in career advising:

Monday through Friday, 12 noon - 2pm

  • Call (269) 387-2711 or visit us at 3020 Schneider Hall to schedule an appointment.

Resources for Students and Alumni

Resources for Employers

Career Center Report

Event Details and Registration

Contact Us

3020 Schneider Hall
Phone: (269) 387-2711
Fax: (269) 387-2760
Email: careercenter-hcob@wmich.edu