Events

Fall 2018 Career Fairs and Events

Fall 2018 Health and HDFS Career and Internship Fair
Hosted by University Career Services (UCS)

Friday, October 12, 2018
11:00am – 2:00pm
Farish Hall, Kiva Room

Employer Listing
Student Registration
Employer Registration
Employers who support diversity


HRM Career Fair
Hosted by the Conrad N Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management

NOTE: This event is ONLY open to College of HRM Majors

Thursday, October 18, 2018
9:15am – 12:15pm
Hilton University of Houston Hotel
Contact: Colleen Gleeson for more information.


Fall 2018 Special Events

University Career Services hosts a variety of professional development events and preparation programs that allow you to explore, engage, empower and employ yourself as you connect with professionals from a variety of industries. One of our main professional development programs comes in the form of our biannual Professional Development Week. For more information take a peek at our upcoming events below:

Etiquette Dinner
Hosted by University Career Services

Thursday, September 27, 2018
6:00 – 8:00pm
UH Hilton Hotel, Shamrock Room
This event is open to all UH students

Registration opens Thursday, September 6 at 8am and seats will sell fast on first-come-first-serve basis! One ticket per UH student. Participants must pay the $20 at the time of registration to secure their seat at the event.


Graduate School Prep Week
Hosted by University Career Services (UCS)

October 8 - October 10
Various times and locations

This event is open to all UH Main campus students and alumni.

RSVP in Cougar Pathway.


GET HIRED: Advocacy, Accessibility, and Job Search
Hosted by University Career Services (UCS), the Center for Diversity & Inclusion, and the Center for Students with Disabilities

Thursday, October 11, 2018
4:00pm -5:30pm, Student Center South- Downtown Room

This event is open to all UH students and alumni subscribers.


Major and Career Exploration Week
Hosted by University Career Services (UCS)

October 15 – October 18
Various times and locations

Are you unsure of your major and thinking about changing it? Do you know the process? What about the career opportunities? During Major and Career Exploration Week, we bring in academic advisors to discuss the major change process and our counselors discuss career options based off colleges. Don't foget to focus your career by completing our free FOCUS 2 assessment!

RSVP coming soon


Nature Jobs Career Expo (career fair and conference)
Sponsored by: University of Houston Graduate School and University Career Services in association with University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School encourage students and postdocs to participate in an excellent opportunity to meet a diverse selection of national and international employers from academic institutions and scientific industries.

Saturday, October 27, 2018
8:15am-6:00pm, TMCx Accelerator: John P. McGovern Campus, 2450 Holcombe Blvd, Suite X, Houston Texas 77021

This event is open to all UH undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs and alumni subscribers.

Register here and enter code: NJCETexas2018


Careers in sports, music and entertainment, presented by Dr. Marc Williams
Hosted by University Career Services

Tuesday, October 9th
2:00 – 3:30pm
Student Center Theater

Dr. Marc Williams "The Marketing Guru" is a sports marketing pioneer, former senior executive for athletic retailer, Champs Sports, Footaction and Rebook! The title of his workshop is: "What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" Come hear his inspiring message and learn how to navigate complex life events with ease! YOU DONT WANT TO MISS THIS!


Lunch & Learn: Careers in Sports, Recreation and Wellness
Hosted by University Career Services in partnership with UH Campus Recreation, UH Wellness and the Department of Health & Human Performance

Thursday, October 25th
11:30am – 1:00pm
Campus Recreation Center, meet in the Atrium (front lobby area)

Are you interested in learning more about careers in Sports, Recreation and Wellness? Join us at the Campus Recreation Center to meet UH professionals working in these fields and learn about their careers. Dr. Billy Hawkins, Health & Human Performance Professor and Associate Dean of CLASS, Dan Belcher, UH Campus Recreation, Riley Spenningsby, UH Campus Recreation and Reuben Parrish, UH Wellness will share their experiences and answer questions. Lunch will be served!


Fall 2018 Pre-Law Events
Events hosted by University Career Services, University of Houston Law Center, University of Houston Law Center’s Pre-Law Pipeline Program and the Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Please view flyer for FREE Pre-Law events happening in the Houston area during the Fall 2018 semester. If you have any questions about the events, please contact Megan Akogyeram at mlflosdo@central.uh.edu.


Workshops

University Career Services hosts a series of workshops throughout the year. Our Career Counselors also provide presentations and workshops to student organizations, as well as faculty and staff on-campus. For a complete list of our upcoming workshops take a peek at our Fall Workshop lineup below:

Please RSVP in Cougar Pathway to reserve a seat for the workshop. Dates and times of workshops can be also be found on our Events Calendar.


College Based Drop In Hours

University Career Services (UCS) Career Counselors meet with students across campus to provide one-on-one support and feedback on resume/cv's and cover letters.

Please see the semester schedule and locations below:

Exploratory Studies - Cougar Village II, Advising Lobby

Cullen College of Engineering

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences - Various Locations

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Fleming, Room 115

Conrad N. Hilton Hotel and Restaurant Management

Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design - Atrium

College of Education - Farish Hall, Room 160

Campus Partner Drop In Hours

Cougars in Recovery