UH Career Fairs - University of Houston
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(Key: V = virtual / H = hybrid / I = in-person / TBD = to be determined)

COVID-19 Protocols & Expectations

Career Fair Resources

Common Career Fair Questions (and answers)

Virtual Career Fair Resources for Students

  • Student Demo Day Recording (general) (coming soon)
  • Student Demo Day Slide deck (general) (coming soon)
  • Day of Career Fair tips (coming soon)

Common Career Fair Questions (and Answers)

Why should I attend a University of Houston Career Fair?

  • The University of Houston is one of the most diverse, public research institutions in the nation.
  • In Fall 2020, over 47,000 students were enrolled.
  • We are a Hispanic Serving Institution (more than 25% of our student body identifies as Hispanic or Latinx)
  • Nearly 40-50% of our students identify as first-generation.
  • Our students are hardworking, most work and go to school at the same time!
  • On average we see between 700 students per in-person career fair (Range 100-1200, depending on the event). Virtual career fairs average 350 students.
  • Easy to register and strong communication from our employer team!
  • Career Fairs are excellent recruitment, networking and branding opportunities.

What online platform (Symplicity / Handshake) do we use?

  • University Career Services, the central career center on campus, uses Symplicity.
  • Our colleagues in the Bauer College of Business, College of Engineering, College of Hotel and Restaurant Management and Law Center also use Symplicity.
  • The College of Technology uses Handshake. (If you see UH on Handshake please know its only accessible to College of Technology
    majors)

Are there multiple career fairs at UH?

  • University Career Services hosts multiple events per semester.
  • Our colleagues in the Bauer College of Business, College of Engineering, College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, Computer Science Department, College of Architecture and Design and College of Technology also hold career fairs, only for their students.
  • The University of Houston system is also home to other campuses, like UH Downtown, UH
    Clearlake and UH Victoria. These are separate institutions, with their own mascots!

UH Career Fairs virtual or in-person?

  • University Career Services will have a mix of virtual, in-person and hybrid career fairs. Our goal is to provide more in-person events in Spring 2022.
  • Please, check with our colleagues above to determine if our colleges will be hosting in-person or virtual events.

How do I get started or register?

  • Visit this page to get started: SYPLICITY LINK (add later) You will be able to see all career fair registration options.
  • Questions about which event to attend? Reach out to our team: hireuh@uh.edu

Virtual Career Fair Resources for Employers

Hybrid Recruiting Resources for Employers (On-campus Interviews)

In-person Career Fair Resources for Employers

  • UH COVID-19 Protocols
  • What to bring to an In-person Career Fair (coming soon)
  • Parking instructions (coming soon)

College Based Career Center - Fall 2021 Career Fairs