STUDENTS

 Diversity Career Fair

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

University of Washington, HUB Ballroom

Free for UW Students!

Registration not required!

The 39th Annual Diversity Career Fair is a fantastic opportunity for UW students to meet face-to-face with employers from a wide range of industries, government agencies and non-profits looking to hire top-notched Huskies - like you!

Who Should Attend:

•   All UW students, recent graduates and alumni

•   Students at all UW Campuses (Seattle, Bothell,           Tacoma)

•   All Majors (Business, Engineering, Liberal Arts, &        the Sciences)

•   All Class Levels ( Freshman - Ph.D)

•   Students from local colleges and universities

 

What to Expect:

•   Find out about jobs, internships, & volunteer                 opportunities

•   Meet face-to-face with employers in business &           industry, government, school districts & non-profits

•   Explore jobs and internships for your major/interest

•   Develop your network of contacts

•   Opportunity for a possible next-day interview

•   Connect with UW Programs

 

What to Bring:

•   Multiple copies of your resume

•   Your enthusiasm and a firm handshake

•   Great Elevator Speech

Dress: Business Casual

 

10 Tips for Career Fair Success

 

  1. Research employers in advance

  2. Create a well-prepared resume & bring 10-15 copies to the career fair

  3. Dress appropriately (Business Casual)

  4. Identify employers that interest you the most

  5. Arrive early to allow time to interact with employers

  6. Greet employers with a smile and firm handshake

  7. Prepare an elevator speech 

  8. Collect business cards

  9. Send a thank you note to interested companies you meet at the career fair

  10. Complete any online applications as requested by employers

Resume Writing & Career Fair Preparation 

UW Career & Internship Center

Questions: uwnsbe@uw.edu

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