Purdue University - Upkey

Get Ready . Get Hired

As part of our commitment to invest in your future success, Purdue University is excited to offer you Upkey: a fun and easy program that helps students become more prepared and career ready. Upkey can help you build a strong resume and work on your elevator pitch. The service will be provided free of charge to all students. Enjoy it.

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See how Upkey Works

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Upkey gives you a winning resume, builds your professional brand, and connects you with top companies offering internships and jobs.

Who will help me gain that supreme skill ?

Meet Your Mentors

Resume Builder
Pitch Coach
Branding Expert
Internships & Jobs

Meet Margo – Your Professional Branding Expert

Margo will help you craft a strong, memorable professional image that will serve you for life. She’ll also build you a custom digital portfolio that plays to your strengths and helps you market yourself at your next opportunity.

Your own personal website and business card
Greater network to market yourself
A strong professional brand

Meet Sam – The world’s best and funnest Resume Builder

A killer resume is a must. Sam will build you a top-notch resume and share the secrets from top performers with you. Save yourself the headache of doing it alone, and let Sam help you get ahead.

Customized resume tailored to wow prospective employers
No cookie cutter template or basic advice
Access to dashboard and tools to edit and improve

Meet Gina – Your Elevator Pitch Coach

Gina’s pet peeve is bad storytelling and she knows the difference between an average and an amazing pitch better than anyone. If you’re ready to become pitch perfect, then it’s time to kick it with Gina.

Build a personalized and powerful short pitch
Sound more confident and smooth
Increase your chances to land your dream job

Meet Jazz – Your Connector to Top Internships and Jobs

Jazz will give you exclusive access to top companies, internships, and job opportunities, plus a network of amazing mentors who will help you with your professional development.

Unique profile that showcases your grit and personality
Multiply your chances to land a dream job
Exclusive connections with top startups and Fortune 1000s

Ready to join the best program ?

Our Mission

To introduce and connect all new undergraduate students to Purdue University through student and staff led academic and social programming, both on campus and virtual, in order to prepare them for their Purdue experience.