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Career Day at ZGF Architects

November 6 | 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 students from PWA's partner high schools. 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 forms (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

Career Day at ZGF Architects


November 6
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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