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Career Fairs & Industry Events

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Spring 2024 Career Fair Promotion.

Spring 2024 Career & Internship Fair

Our Spring 2024 Career & Internship Fair will take place over the course of 3 days:

  • Wednesday, February 21 | STEM focus
  • Thursday, February 22 | STEM focus 
  • Friday, February 23 | All Industries focus

Registration is now open. We ask that companies register below by Friday, February 9, 2024.

 



Departmental Campus Career Fairs

  • Date: February 2, 2024
  • Location: Riggs Alumni Center
  • This event brings together top employers and talented undergraduates from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. This fair is open to Smith undergraduate students and Smith undergraduate alumni. Students will be seeking externships, internships, and full-time opportunities from all eight business majors: accounting, finance, marketing, supply chain management, operations management and business analytics, information systems, management, and international business.
  • Recruiters: Registration is open! Sign in to your HireSmith account to register.
  • Questions? Contact Luke Dieguez, Smith Employer Relations Program Manager, at ldieguez@umd.edu
  • February 6, 2024 1:00-3:00pm
  • Location: School of Public Health Concourse
  • This is a unique opportunity to connect with bright and ambitious public health undergraduate and graduate students interested in exploring career possibilities within the dynamic field of public health.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact Jodi Hammer, Career Services Program Director, UCC@SPH at jhammer2@umd.edu 
  • February 7, 2024 | 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Clarice Performing Arts Center
  • Don't miss this FREE campus-wide opportunity to connect with students looking for internships, part-time and full-time employment related to the performing arts and arts administration. 
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact Kate Juhl, Career Services Program Director, UCC@ARHU at kjuhl@umd.edu
  • February 13, 2024 | 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Grand Ballroom, Stamp Student Union 
  • The Maryland Metropolitan Education Expo is a one day recruiting event bringing together school systems and organizations to network with and recruit talented applicants in the field of education. University of Maryland students and alumni, in addition to, highly qualified applicants from local colleges/universities interested in the field of education are invited to attend. Learn more here
  • Recruiters: Register is now closed. 
  • Questions? Contact the UCC Career Fair Team at careerfairs@umd.edu
  • February 16, 2024 | 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Riggs Alumni Center 
  • A campus-wide event to connect with our top Terp talent, undergraduate, and graduate students interested in full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities in the industries of Architecture, Planning, Preservation, and Real Estate Development.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact the UCC Career Fair Team at careerfairs@umd.edu
  • February 26, 2024 | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Stamp Student Union at The University of Maryland
  • The University of Maryland's Department of Computer Science Internship and Career Fair is a bi-annual event. Attendees include undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. computer science students who are looking for challenging and rewarding internships, co-ops, and full-time careers that will value and foster their technical capabilities. This private event connects many of the department's 3600+ undergraduate students and 250 graduate students to innovative and exciting companies.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact Mel. Coles, Computer Science Special Events Coordinator, at cscareerfairs@umd.edu
  • February 28, 2024 | 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Atrium, Stamp Student Union
  • This in-person REVERSE career fair connects students (multiple majors but skilled in graphic design, video production, animation and immersive media AR/VR) with employers seeking to fill full-time, part-time, and internship positions.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact Kate Juhl, Career Services Program Director, UCC@ARHU at kjuhl@umd.edu
  • February 29, 2024 | Noon - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: Atrium, Stamp Student Union
  • UMD's Environmental Career & Internship Fair is open to employers seeking to hire for full-time, part-time and internship positions in the fields of environmental policy, communication, and research, GIS, conservation, and sustainability. 
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact the UCC Career Fair Team at careerfairs@umd.edu
  • March 7, 2024 | 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kim Building Rotunda
  • Engineering Career Services host a Chemical, Materials, and Bioengineering career fair each fall and spring.  They host 25-30 employers and see an average of 150 to 200 students at these fairs.  Employers will have the opportunity to meet with undergraduate and graduate students, all of whom are seeking either internships or full-time employment. 
  • Recruiters: Register on this form.
  • Questions? Ron Mentzer at rmentze1@umd.edu 
  • March 8, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kim Building Rotunda
  • The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Career Fair is held twice a year during both the spring and fall semesters.  Each fair is attended by approximately 40 employers looking to hire from our accomplished group of students.  An average of 400 to 450 students can be expected to attend each fair.  Employers will have the opportunity to meet with undergraduates, graduate students, and students from our Masters of Telecommunications Program, all of whom are seeking either internships or full-time employment.  
  • Recruiters: Register on this form.
  • Questions? Darcy Long at dlong123@umd.edu

Networking Events

Check back soon for an updated calendar of networking events for the spring 2024 semester!

  • Date:  February 22, 20245:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Stamp Student Union, Atrium
  • The University Career Center & The President's Promise is excited to collaborate with the Student Success Leadership Council to host the SUCCESS HOUR Diversity Networking Event. 

    This event has proven to be an excellent opportunity to network with talented students of Black, Latinx, and other racially diverse identities who are exploring career opportunities with organizations in a range of industries.  Please join us to share information about your industry, build brand awareness for your organization, share information about your organization's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and identify potential candidates for current and future positions.

    Registration Information:
  • Employers Registered for the Fall Career & Internship Fair 2023 - Complimentary
  • Corporate and Federal Government Organizations - $200
  • Nonprofit, State & Local Government, Start-Up Organizations - $100
  • Space is limited! Register through Handshake today!

  • Questions? Contact: Lydia Woods - lwoods13@umd.edu and Pamela Allen - pallen@umd.edu

 

 

  • March 5, 2024, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location: Stamp Student Union 
  • This free, in-person event will offer the opportunity for alumni to share their career path story with students. Additionally, organizations seeking to connect with students will have an opportunity to enhance their brand on campus as well as recruit young talent from the University of Maryland! Undergraduate psychology majors attend this event to learn about career options, skills in demand, and make new contacts. We think your participation will make a huge impact!
  • Additional details: Visit the event website
  • Recruiters: Registration will open December 20, 2023.

 

Employer Industry Meetup Series

The University of Maryland (UMD) Career Center hosts Industry Meetups throughout the semester. UMD’s student body encompasses students from 50 states and 116 countries and includes 102 undergraduate majors, 115 master's programs, and 84 doctoral programs. Our meetups are a great opportunity to connect in-person with and recruit prospective, skilled, and diverse candidates to empower your organization.

  • January 30, 2024, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Stamp Student Union, Atrium Room
  • The University Career Center & The President's Promise is hosting an On-Campus & Part-Time Jobs Meet-up.The event will be held in person, on campus at the Stamp Student Union. This is an informal event where students can explore on-campus and near-campus part-time employment, and employers can meet students actively seeking paid part-time opportunities.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact The University Career Center, ucc-recruiting@umd.edu
  • March 13, 2024, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: TBD
  • Recruiters: Registration Opens Spring 2024
  • Questions? Contact The University Career Center, ucc-recruiting@umd.edu
  • April 2, 2024, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: TBD
  • Recruiters: Registration Opens Spring 2024
  • Questions? Contact The University Career Center, ucc-recruiting@umd.edu
  • May 7, 2024, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Stamp Student Union, Atrium Room
  • The University Career Center & The President's Promise is hosting a Just In Time Meet-up. This in-person networking event allows students to explore paid full-time, part-time, or internship opportunities.
  • Recruiters: Register on Handshake today!
  • Questions? Contact The University Career Center, ucc-recruiting@umd.edu
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