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).



Emphasis on photojournalism. Owning a camera is preferred, but not necessarily required. The Vanguard has photography equipment available for checkout on a first come, first served basis.

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 and Opinion
Whether you’re experienced or highly motivated to learn a new skill, there’s a place for you at the Vanguard. We are hiring writers and reporters for our News,  International and Opinion sections. Willing to train motivated applicants without professional experience. Don’t miss out on a chance to build a portfolio of published work.
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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