Career Services

Career development from day one

Guidance from Herron Career Services is tailored to your needs at all levels throughout your journey — whether you need help strateging your search for internships or jobs, writing a résumé or cover letter, or applying to graduate schools and professional positions. With everything Herron has to offer in the way of professional opportunities, you can make your mark before your name is printed on a diplomal.

Take advantage of all the services that are available to you. Attend conferences and apply for travel grants. Get a work-study job. Take a class that seems really fascinating to you even if it might not directly relate to your area of focus. Stay connected.

Robin Tate Rockel (B.A. Art History '07), community engagement health specialist, WFYI Public Media

Careers stories

Ashton Dame

(B.F.A. PRINTMAKING '12)

Dame pushes the boundaries of the photo-sharing social media network with an imaginative choose-your-own-adventure comic.

Read a Q&A with Ashton

Robin Tate Rockel

(B.A. ART HISTORY '07)

Rockel's transferable skills gained at Herron while studying art history landed her at WFYI Public Media as community engagement health specialist.

Read a Q&A with Robin

Samuel E. Vazquez

(B.F.A. VISUAL COMMUNICATION DESIGN ’10

Vazquez reflects on growing up in New York City and staying focused while producing new work.

Read a Q&A with Samuel

Meet with your career advisor

Herron provides professional partnership and one-on-one support as you chart your creative career course. Set up an appointment. You'll find us on the first floor of Eskenazi Hall in room HR126.

Make an appointment

A sample of employers hiring Herron alumni

  • Adobe
  • Alphabet, Inc.
  • Anthem, Inc.
  • Anthropologie
  • Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf
  • Collabo Creative 
  • CNO Financial Group
  • Conde Nast
  • Eli Lilly & Co.
  • Eskenazi Health
  • Facebook
  • Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Gensler
  • GoSpotCheck, Inc.
  • Hallmark
  • Humanific
  • IA Collaborative
  • IBM 
  • Indiana Arts Commission
  • Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Indianapolis Monthly
  • Intrepid Pictures
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
  • Jeff Koons
  • Mad*Pow
  • Men's Journal
  • New York City School Construction  
  • Newfields
  • Judy Pfaff
  • Ratio Architects
  • RLR Associates
  • Salesforce
  • Samsung Research America
  • Vector Custom Fabricating, LLC
  • WeWork
  • Workday, Inc.
  • Xerox
  • Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
  • Yestermorrow Design/Build School
  • Zulily

Contact us

Have questions about your creative career path? Send us a message at herron4u@iupui.edu or call 317-278-9400.

Interested in learning about Herron alumni?

Herron alumni channel their creative and strategic superpowers to add cultural value and enhance quality of life wherever they go. Whether you want to connect with former classmates or learn more about Herron alumni, we're here for you.

Meet Herron alumni