Join us for upcoming career events focused on your future.
Attend our professional development workshops or connect with employers right here on campus.
- Career Fairs (meet the region's top employers)
- Be Ready Workshops (get career ready with this series)
- Professional Career Events (network and learn to manage your career)
- On-Campus Recruitment & Opportunities to Meet Employers (interview with employers right here on campus!)
Spring 2018 Career Fair, March 7, 3-6 p.m., The Learning Commons
Network with employers from each of our career communities: business, public affairs, and arts and sciences. Companies will be recruiting full-time employees and interns. A list of employers can be accessed in UBworks. RSVP in UBworks (via the MyUB portal) under the "Events" tab. Your Bee Card and professional attire is required to enter the fair.
Learn how to prepare for a career fair or networking event.
Be Ready: Networking for Success
Thursday, March 1, 3:45-5:15pm, UB Student Center, Room 301
Learn how to prepare for and effectively work a career fair or networking event. Gain resume strategies, professional branding tips, techniques for researching companies and ways to follow up. Refreshments will be provided. Register in UBworks (via the MyUB portal) under the "Workshops" tab.
More workshops on your own time:
Additional Professional Communication workshops are also held at the Achievement and Learning Center.
Internship Week: Monday, February 19- Friday, February 23, 2018
Navigating Federal & State Internships
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 4:30-5:30 p.m. UB Student Center, Room 301
One of the most effective ways to gain full-time employment is through an internship experience. This event will provide you with helpful tips about applying to federal and state internships and more.
Career Talks: Career Community Virtual Meetups
Every UB student is assigned a Career Community and a dedicated Career Specialist in the Career and Professional Development Center. Join us to ask career questions and connect with other students in your industry by participating in a virtual Career Talk. Career Talks are accessible by computer or phone. To participate, register in UBworks (via the MyUB portal).
- Business Career Talk, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 12:30-1 p.m.
- Public Affairs Career Talk, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 12:30-1 p.m.
- Arts & Sciences Career Talk, Thursday, March 1, 12:30-1 p.m.
Business Etiquette Week: March 26-30, 2018
Dress for Success: Career Closet Pop-Up Shop
Tuesday, March 27, 3:45-5:45 p.m. UB Student Center, Room 301
Sharpen your professional image and put your best foot forward. Whether your future industry requires business professional or business casual attire, or permits for a more lenient wardrobe — everyone should take the time to carefully craft their business image. This event will launch the Career Center's Career Closet Pop-up Shop, featuring free, gently-used professional attire for UB students. RSVP through UBworks (via the MyUB portal) under the "Events" tab.
Rip the Resume
Wednesday, March 28, 2:00-4:00 p.m. UB Student Center, Lobby
Author Torin Ellis will discuss his book, Rip the Resume: Job Search & Interview Power Preparation. Ellis will review his proven system for resume development designed to challenge job seekers to take complete control of their job search. Career specialists and alumni will also be available to review resumes and cover letters. RSVP in UBworks (via the MyUB portal) under the "Events" tab.
Dine for Success: Professional Etiquette Dinner
Thursday, March 29, 4-6:30 p.m., UB Student Center, Hilda and Michael Bogomolny Room
Improve your networking and dining etiquette skills with help from an experienced business etiquette expert. Your $10 (cash only, exact change) entry fee includes a networking reception with hors d'oeuvre's and a full course dinner. Registration is required. RSVP in UBworks (via the MyUB portal) under the "Events" tab.
National Student Employment Week: April 9-13, 2018
Customize a Cupcake Celebration for Student-Employees
Tuesday, April 10, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., UB Student Center, Room 306
We're celebrating UB student-employees! Stop by the Career and Professional Development Center to decorate and enjoy a cupcake in celebration of all your hard work and dedication. Supervisors of student-employees are also welcome to attend.
LinkedIn Photo Shoot
Thursday, April 12, 2 - 6 p.m., UB Student Center, Room 306
Come by the Career and Professional Development Center in your business attire and have your picture taken for your LinkedIn profile.
The On-Campus Interview Program (OCI) is coordinated to connect UB students with local employers hiring full-time employees and interns. The program consists of Employer Visibility Tables, Information Sessions, and On-campus Interviews all held at the University of Baltimore.
For the most up-to-date On Campus Recruitment schedules log into UBworks.