We are hiring!
Put your skills to use, gain valuable field experience, earn money and have fun while doing it.

To work at the Vanguard as a contributor or editor, you must be a Portland State student, enrolled in at least 6 undergraduate credits (2.5 GPA) or 5 graduate credits (3.0 GPA).



Experienced Multimedia Reporters

The Vanguard needs reporters with experience in videography, editing and/or audio. The Vanguard has multimedia equipment available for checkout on a first come, first served basis.

Writers & Reporters for News,  International, Arts & Culture & Opinion sections

The Vanguard is hiring writers and reporters for our News, International and Opinion sections. We are willing to train inexperienced applicants who demonstrate writing proficiency and a desire to learn journalistic skills.

Reporters and writers for The Vanguard provide important news, information, events and entertainment to the PSU community, gain a strong journalistic foundation and build a portfolio of paid published work.

Contributors are paid per article published. Article pay ranges from $25-$70, depending on word count and level of reporting. For detailed pay grades, visit pdx.edu/student-media/compensation.

Ongoing Columnists
Have an idea for an ongoing column? Apply as a columnist and include your column pitch in the application.


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