Job Fairs and Events
Prepare for a Successful Job Fair
Take advantage of Career Services' resources to make the most of job fairs and other career events.
Job Fair Guide
Career Services developed the Job Fair Preparation Guide to help students and alumni learn the secrets to getting the most out of the job fair experience. Whether this is your first, second or 10th job fair, you'll learn something new from this guide.
Resume Review Service
Do you have an impressive resume to hand off to potential employers at the fair? Have an experienced career counselor critique your resume for free.
Spring 2014 Job Fairs
Career Services is hosting two exciting job fairs this spring to give you an opportunity to connect with area employers actively seeking new hires.
- Information Technology and Cyber Security Job Fair
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 3–7 p.m.
- Business and Liberal Arts Job Fair
Thursday, March 20, 2014, 3–7 p.m.
These events are FREE and open to all UMUC students and alumni. Employers from a variety of industries have been invited to participate.
Both events will take place at the UMUC Academic Center at Largo | Get directions
Student and Alumni Registration Information
Student and alumni registration for this event is not yet open.
All Local Job Fairs
Find local job fairs in the Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., metropolitan area for all majors or for specific populations, such as IT, older workers, women, etc. For more job fairs, log into CareerQuest and access the Resource Library.
Maryland or D.C. Job Fairs
Virginia Job Fairs
Outside the Washington, D.C., Area
Are you outside the Washington, D.C. area? If you are looking for job fairs in your area, please visit Career One Stop and select your state. That will take you to the state's one-stop career center.
UMUC is now a partner school with Women for Hire, which offers recruitment services for women, career expos, speeches and seminars, a career-focused magazine and customized marketing programs. Students are encouraged to take advantage of Women for Hire's free online career fairs.
Hiring Our Heroes is a nationwide initiative to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment. Working with a network of 1,600 state and local chambers of commerce and other strategic partners from the public, private and nonprofit sectors, the goal is to create a movement across America in hundreds of local communities where veterans and military families return every day. Find upcoming Hiring Our Heroes events.