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Career Day at ZGF Architects

November 6, 2019 | 9:15 am - 2:00 pm

Do you dream of a career designing buildings? Spend the day at ZGF Architects!

Career Day Information

Learn about careers in architecture, landscape design, interior design and urban design with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!

    • Visit ZGF Architects to hear from architects and other industry professionals.
    • Get a behind-the-scenes look at one of Portland’s leading firms.
    • Design a building in a team with students from other schools.
    • Learn about the education and skills needed for an architecture career.
    • Go on a walking tour to explore building styles in downtown Portland.


Check-in & Eligibility

Check-in at 9:15 am. Program starts promptly at 9:30 am and ends at 2:00 pm. Lunch will be provided. Open to high school students from PWA's partner school districts. Limited space may be available for tri-county school districts.


Dress Code

Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.



Download the printable flyer here.



Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.

Parkrose School District: Fill out this Permission Form and turn in completed form to the College & Career Center and await confirmation.

North Clackamas, Gresham-Barlow, Reynolds School Districts: Fill out this Permission Form and email (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.

Students from other school districts are welcome when space permits. Join our waiting list by filling out this Permission Form . Email form (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

Career Day at ZGF Architects


November 6, 2019
9:15 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


Portland Workforce Alliance


ZGF Architects
1223 SW Washington St #200
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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