Career & Internship Fairs

Each year the CPaRC hosts up to 10 career and internship fairs to help employers connect with UWM students. Benefits of attending UWM career fairs include:

  • Meet talented, mature and goal oriented students in every UWM discipline from freshmen to PhD as well as alumni
  • Identify a pool of candidates for current and future recruiting needs
  • Increase your organization’s visibility and branding
  • Share career-related information with students to utilize in their career planning
  • Connect with UWM faculty and staff

Employer registration for the Part-Time Job & Internship Fair is now open. Go to PantherJobs for Employer Registration.

Overview of Upcoming Events:
  • Fall 2017 Career Fairs
             Part-Time Job & Internship Fair            Thursday, September 14, 2017                 10am-2pm
    –         Engineering Industry Expo                     Friday, September 22, 2017                      10am-2pm
             Health Professions Career Fair              Monday, October 2, 2017                          3pm-6pm
             Fall Career Fair                       Thursday, October 5, 2017                        10am-2pm
     
    Spring 2018 Career Fairs
             Health Professions Career Fair              Monday, February 19, 2018                       3pm-6pm
             Diversity Career Fair                                 Wednesday, February 21, 2018                 10am-2pm       
             Engineering  Industry Expo                    To Be Determined                                        10am-2pm
             Education Career Fair                               Saturday, March 3, 2018                             9am-12pm
             Summer Job & Internship Fair               To Be Determined (April)

Event Details:

Part-Time Job, Internship & Campus Resource Fair

September 14th, 2017
UWM Student Union Ballroom

Dear Employers

• The UWM Part-Time Job and Internship Fair an annual popular Job Fair held in September.

• Attracts a Diverse population of students from all  Majors/Programs.

• This is an opportunity to meet with 600 plus students looking for part-time jobs, seasonal jobs and internships.

• Meet and interact with talented students, and identify a pool of candidates for current and future recruiting needs.

• Increase your organization’s visibility and branding.

• The employer registration deadline is August 25, 2017 or if capacity is reached before deadline date.

Go to PantherJOBS for employer registration.

 

Fall Career Fairs

Health Professions Career Fair

October 2nd, 2017
3:00 PM- 6:00 PM
UWM Union Wisconsin Room

Mark your calendars and prepare to meet with Health Related Employers at the Health Professions Career Fair on Monday, October 2, 2017, from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the UWM Wisconsin Room

This fair hosted by the Career Planning and Resource Center, College of Nursing, and College of Health Sciences, is a great way to meet face-to-face with employers interested in hiring students for internships, part time and full-time job opportu

Employers register for the Health Professions Career Fair in PantherJobs

 

 

Fall Career Fair 

October 5th, 2017
UWM Union Wisconsin Room

Employers register for the Fall Career Fair in PantherJobs

The Fall  Career Fair is UW-Milwaukee’s largest career fair with over 100+ employers in attendance.  This is our most popular fair for both employers and students so register early!  It is typical to see 600+ students attend this fair.  This is your chance to meet with students and alumni searching for internship and job opportunities.

Spring Career Fairs
Health Professions Career Fair – Monday, February 19th, 2018 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM @ UWM Wisconsin Room
Diversity Career Fair – Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM @ UWM Wisconsin Room
Engineering Industry Expo – TBD @ UWM Wisconsin Room
Education Career Fair – Saturday, March 2018 (Tentative) 9:00 AM – 12:00PM @ UWM Union Ballroom

Please contact Kamara Jackson at jacksokc@uwm.edu for registration information.

Summer Job & Internship Fair

Date: April 2018
UWM Student Union – Ballroom

  • The Summer Jobs Fair is an excellent opportunity to connect with talented UWM students seeking  summer jobs, and internships.
  • Meet and interact with students from a wide variety of fields.
  • It will be a great networking opportunity for both candidates and employers.
  • Increase your organization’s visibility and branding.

Please contact Linda Walker at walkel@uwm.edu or 414-229-4486 for registration information.

Career Fair Package Options

Career Fair Package ($400 for-profit/$350 non-profit)
  • Reserved table at career fair, coffee, lunch, parking for 2 recruiters
Add-Ons
  • Priority placement of table/display at career fair ($100)
  • Extra recruiter attendance ($50 which includes 2 representatives, lunch, and one parking pass)
  • Electrical outlet access ($10)
  • Flat screen TV for PC Hook-up ($250)

Parking at UWM

You will be provided with one reserved parking pass to park in the UWM Student Union.  Please follow these instructions to use your Pass Card:

  1. Enter the garage from E. Kenwood Blvd
  2. The entry to the driveway has two lanes, use the left lane only. NOTE: Ignore the FULL sign if lot is full, a space has been reserved for you
  3. Stop at the Pass Card reader
  4. Swipe the striped portion of the Pass Card completely through the card reader slot with the stripe facing the red arrows
  5. Be sure to swipe the entire card without stopping
  6. When the gate arm rises, enter and park in any available space on either level
  7. Upon exiting, repeat step 4. If card is designated as ‘Entrance Only’ then remit your Pass Card to the cashier and pay the determined amount.
  8. The Pass Card is valid only on the date noted on the card and WILL NOT work on any other date.

If you need to park more than one vehicle and only have one pass, these parking options may be available to you. View the UWM campus map. 

Shipping Displays and Materials

If you need to ship displays and materials please request information from:

Career Planning & Resource Center
careerplan@uwm.edu
414-229-4486