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.

Opportunities for Students

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 résumé writing, career exploration, jobs and internships.

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:

Job and Internship Searching: Handshake, LinkedIn, MilwaukeeJobs

Career Exploration: MyPlan, ONET, CareerOneStop

  • Can take assessments, watch videos and explore different careers

Resumes and Cover Letters: UWM CPaRC’s online resources

Interviewing: BigInterview

Career Events: 

All remaining spring 2020 career events have been cancelled. 

THE JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIR HAS BEN CANCELLED, reach out to the Career and Internship Coordinator if you’d like to see which employers were going to attend.

Stay tuned for Fall 2020 events and dates to be posted!

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.

Fall 2020 Employer Spotlight dates are TBD

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.

Spring 2020 fair: CANCELLED

Fall 2020 fair date is TBD

Consider being one of our Gold Sponsors! More information will be available on Handshake once the event is created. Check back during summer 2020.

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.