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
Overview of Upcoming Events:
  • Spring 2018 Career Fairs
            Spring Health Professions Career Fair     Monday, February 19th, 2018                     3pm-6pm
    –        Diversity Career Fair                                     Wednesday, February 21st, 2018               10am-2pm
            Education Career Fair                                   Saturday, March 3rd, 2018                           3pm-6pm
            Summer Job Fair                                            Thursday, April 12th, 2018                            10am-2pm
    Fall 2018 Career Fairs
             Fall Part-Time Job & Internship Fair         To Be Determined                      TBD
            Fall Health Professions Career Fair            To Be Determined                      TBD
             Fall Career Fair                                                To Be Determined                      TBD
    –         Engineering Industry Expo                         To Be Determined                      TBD
             Education Career Fair                                   To Be Determined                      TBD

Upcoming Event Details:

Spring Health Professions Career Fair

February 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

UWM Wisconsin Room

Employer Registration is open!  Register at UWM.JOINHANDSHAKE.COM

Diversity Career Fair

February 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

UWM Wisconsin Room

Employer Registration is open!  Register at UWM.JOINHANDSHAKE.COM

Education Career Fair

March 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

UWM Wisconsin Room

Employer Registration is open!  Register at UWM.JOINHANDSHAKE.COM

Summer Job Fair

April 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

UWM Union Ballroom

Employer Registration is now open at UWM.JOINHANDSHAKE.COM

For more information about the Summer Job Fair, contact Linda Walker at:

Career Fair Package Options

Career Fair Package ($400 for-profit/$350 non-profit)
  • Reserved table at career fair, coffee, lunch, parking for 2 recruiters
  • 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