WayUp provides an online portal for employers to reach, engage and recruit students and recent grads for internships and jobs. It connects students with part-time, internships and full-time entry-level jobs for recent grads. Businesses post a job to a targeted audience of students and students can browse through jobs and apply for free.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
169 (est)
WayUp was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at WayUp

Liz Wessel

Liz Wessel

Co-Founder & CEO
JJ Fliegelman

JJ Fliegelman

Co-Founder and CTO

WayUp Office Locations

WayUp has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
263 W 38th St

WayUp Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

WayUp's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $18.5 m. In total, WayUp has raised $27.5 m

WayUp Operating Metrics

WayUp's Users was reported to be 3.5 m in Mar, 2017
Mar, 2017


3.5 m
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WayUp Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
LookSharpFebruary 17, 2017

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WayUp News and Updates

WayUp gets $18.5 million more to help college grads find jobs

 Recent college grads need a better way to search for jobs. Or at least, that’s the thesis of New York-based WayUp, which recently raised $18.5 million in Series B funding to execute on this vision. Trinity Ventures, which led the investment, is also gaining a board seat via partner Karan Mehandru. …

WayUp raises $18.5 million to help millennials find their dream jobs

Millennials will typically change jobs multiple times as they seek the perfect fit. WayUp wants to help them pursue their workplace dreams with its job marketplace and announced today that it has secured an additional $18.5 million in funding to do so. “On average, millennials are expected to jump j…

Ford CTO Raj Nair and WayUp CEO Liz Wessel will join us at Disrupt NY 2017

 Disrupt NY is but a few short weeks away, and the agenda is shaping up to be pretty awesome. Today, I’m pleased to announce that we will be joined by Ford CTO Raj Nair and WayUp CEO Liz Wessel for firesides chats who join the trio of amazing speakers announced yesterday. Tickets are currently avail…

Student job finder WayUp acquires competitor Looksharp

 WayUp is making its first acquisition — it’s buying the similarly-focused Looksharp. Both companies have created job listing sites for college students and recent graduates, but WayUp co-founder and CEO Liz Wessel (pictured above with Looksharp CEO Andrew Maguire) told me they’re complementary in a…

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