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 C140.

Student Opportunities

Career & Internship Center drop-in hours
  • Wednesdays 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

*Please note that drop-in hours may be canceled some days due to other campus events.​*

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, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Students can schedule an appointment via Navigate, or by emailing the Career & Internship Coordinator (lawver@uwm.edu).
Resume examples

Spring 2022 Events

Spring 2022 Job & Internship Fair

Bring copies of your resume to hand out to employers and to enter in to win one of our door prize raffles!

    • Wednesday, April 6th, 2022
    • 11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. in the Commons/HUB Hallway
    • To see employers who are registered, visit Handshake and search for “UW-Milwaukee at Waukesha Spring 2022 Job & Internship Fair” under events.
Drop-in Resume Critiques

Get your resume ready for the job and internship fair!

    • Monday, April 4th, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
    • Career & Internship Center, C142
Prepare for Our Job and Internship Fair

Drop-in the Career & Internship Center to get your job and internship fair questions answered so you are well prepared for our spring 2022 fair!

  • Wednesday, March 30th, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 31st, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • Career & Internship Center, C142
Career & Major Exploration Workshop

Connect with your Advisors for assistance with career and major exploration! Attend this event to start to explore your skills, values, and interests!

  • Thursday, February 17th, 12:00-12:50 p.m., C101
Internship Panel

Hear from past student interns about their internship experiences!

  • Monday, February 28th, 12:00-12:50 p.m., Virtual via Teams
Envision Your Future

Create a vision board with Career & Internship Services!

  • Wednesday, March 9th, 12:00-12:50 p.m., Commons Hallway

Weekly Employer Spotlight

Every Wednesday, starting February 23rd, 2022, we will have an employer on campus during the open noon hour to connect with students regarding their organization and any open job and internship opportunities. Check back soon to see which employers are attending and when!

Employer Involvement

Weekly Employer Spotlight: Employers are invited to come to campus to table during our open noon hour on Wednesdays to connect with students and share information about their organization and opportunities. Reach out to lawver@uwm.edu if you are interested.

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. Fair date is Wednesday, April 6th, 2022, 11:30am – 1:15pm.

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.