Job fairs and other career events are a great place to meet recruiters, network, and get job leads. University of Maryland University College offers a large annual job fair, both in person and online, as well as regular employer recruiting events throughout the year with employers eager to hire UMUC students and alumni. Log in to CareerQuest for the most recent information and view videos to help prepare for these opportunities.
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All Local Job Fairs
Find local job fairs in the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., metropolitan area for all majors or specific populations, such as information technology, older workers, women, etc.
The following sources provide up-to-date information on job fairs in the area:
- Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
- Maryland Workforce Exchange
- Virginia Employment Commission
- Washington Post jobs section
For more job fairs, log in to CareerQuest and access the Resource Library.
Outside the Washington, D.C., Area
Are you outside the Washington, D.C., area? If you're looking for job fairs in your area, please visit Career One Stop and select your state.
UMUC partners with Women for Hire. The organization offers: recruitment services for women; free online career fairs; career expos, speeches, and seminars; a career-focused magazine; and customized marketing programs.
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