Career Resources

Job and Internship Fair at UWM at Waukesha

UWM at Waukesha’s Career and Internship office offers a wide variety of helpful resources for students and area employers. The Career & Internship Coordinator is located in Student Development, office A117.

Student Opportunities

Weekly Career Booth

Stop by the Career Booth from during the noon hour Wednesdays during the fall and spring semesters in the Hub Hallway. Ask questions about your career, including resume writing, career exploration, jobs and internships. *socially distanced*

Fall 2021 Semester: Dates TBD

Career Closet

Get free professional attire, thanks to generous donors. Open by request, Monday through Friday.

Individual Appointments

Schedule an appointment with our Career and Internship Program Coordinator for help with:

  • Career exploration
  • Job and internship searching
  • Receiving credit for internships
  • Resume and cover letter writing help
  • Interview preparation
  • LinkedIn
  • Student employment
Online Resources for Students
How to make a Career Advising appointment
Career Advising appointments are available Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm.
Students can schedule an appointment via Navigate, or by emailing the Career & Internship Coordinator (lawver@uwm.edu) or the Graduate Career Advising Intern (korsi@uwm.edu).
March Student Success Shoutout - WAK

Fall 2021 Events

Fall 2021 Job & Internship Fair
    • More information to come – Date and in person or virtual is still TBD
Drop-in Resume Critiques
    • Dates TBD
Workshops

All Fall 2021 workshop dates are TBD, here is a list of past workshops:

    • Career & Major Exploration
    • Internships 101
    • Prepare for Our Virtual Fair

Employer Involvement

Employer Spotlight: Set up a display table on campus from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. and connect with students to share information about your organization and opportunities. Gold sponsors of our Job and Internship Fair are invited to participate in these spotlights, scheduled two times each semester.

Job and Internship Fair: Attend this biannual event, which brings up to 50 area employers on campus to connect with students and increase awareness of your organization. Register online on Handshake. Date TBD.

Job Shadow Program: Host a student for the day to show what your profession is all about. Job shadowing is one of the best ways for students to explore careers.

Informational Interview Contact: Have a student who is interested in your field of work interview you about your career pathway.

Job and Internship Posting: Visit Handshake to post job and internship opportunities.

Have questions about events and recruiting UWM at Waukesha students? Reach out to the Career and Internship Program Coordinator, Alex Lawver.