Accounting Events

Images of Representatives (Samantha and Jordyn) talk with a WWU student about opportunities with the international accounting firm, Grant Thornton, LLP  9/26/16 (Image one) AND Jessi Dale, Senior Recruitor with Ernst and Young (EY) and Alumni of WWU, is ready to talk with students about career opportunities with EY! (Image three)

  • EY Networking Breakfast
    January 12, 2018
    9-10:30 AM
    EY Seattle Office (999 3rd Avenue, Suite 3700, Seattle, WA 98104)
    Seattle EY Networking Brunch RSVP Link

    Interested in learning more about EY and our Summer Leadership Program? You’re invited to our EY Networking Breakfast on Friday, January 12th at the EY Seattle office! The breakfast is a great opportunity to check out the office and learn more about our Emerging Leaders Program, as well as upcoming spring recruiting dates. Please feel free to use the RSVP link below to sign up and we hope to see you there! Due to limited space, we will let you know prior to the event if you have been confirmed as an attendee. Please RSVP by Friday, December 29th via the link below. Please reach out to Jessi Dale, EY Campus Recruiting directly at if you have any questions.

  • Basketball Team Party, hosted by Peterson Sullivan, LLP
    Saturday, January 27th, 2018
    3:00 – 4:45 p.m. WECU Court at Carver Gym
    5:00-7:00 p.m. Aslan Brewing Company
    Meet representatives from the WWU and SPU Peterson Sullivan Recruitment Teams, to watch basketball teams from these two universities in action! After the game, enjoy food, drinks and networking at Aslan Brewing. RSVP by January 20th to Andrew Van Ness at Tickets and food will be purchased by the firm.

  • Information Table hosted by Grant Thornton
    February 15, 2018
    Parks Hall Lobby, Times TBA
    Learn about spring and summer 2018 opportunities with Grant Thornton!

Thank you to the following firms for participating in Fall Recruitment on the campus of Western Washington University!

Bader Martin
Berntson Porter & Company
Clark Nuber
Clifton, Larson & Allen
Ernst and Young
Falco Sult
Grant Thornton
Larson Gross
Peterson Sullivan
Rekdal Hopkins Howard

Thank you to all Western Students who participated in Fall Accounting Recruitment and for representing both yourselves, the Department of Accounting and Western Washington University. Collectively, over 280 applications were submitted, and over 150 interviews were conducted on campus. Please check back to this page in early 2018, for details on Summer Leadership Institutes, hosted by several of the accounting firms, and consider utilizing your account in Viking Career Link to apply for internship and career opportunities, posted by accounting firms, through the year.

Page Updated 01.05.2018