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University Career Services hosts a series of workshops throughout the year on a variety of career-related topics. Click below to view this semester’s lineup:

Employer Meet & Greets

During Meet & Greets employers make presentations on topics that include the organization's career opportunities, culture, products or services, and open positions. Students will have an opportunity to speak with the representatives in small groups or individually before or after the presentation. Professional or "business casual" dress is encouraged.

Special Events

University Career Services plans special events throughout the year that are geared towards helping students prepare for career fairs, graduate school, interviewing or confidently choosing this major. Previous events include Etiquette Dinner, Professional Development Week, Graduate School Prep Week, JCPenney Suit-Up event and more!

Graduate School Prep Week

Monday, September 30 – Friday, October 4, 2019

Are you thinking about applying to graduate programs or are going through the application process?

Visit University Career Services during Graduate School Prep Week to hear from guest speakers on how to make yourself a competitive applicant, personal statement writing, finding your graduate program match, writing letters of recommendation and more!

Major & Career Exploration Week

October 14-17, 2019

Major & Career Exploration Week is a series of events, workshops, and presentations intended to give students the opportunity to explore industries while meeting with counselors and advisors to learn about the many paths to reach their career goals. This collaborative week brings career services together with our academic colleges and UH Exploratory Studies! View the flyer shared above for an overview of the week's activities.

Attendees are encouraged to RSVP in Cougar Pathway to reserve your spot! Space can be limited for specific events.

Career Fairs

A Career Fair is an event where recruiters and students can meet to discuss potential internship or career opportunities. During a Career Fair (traditionally) recruiters will stand at booths and students will walk around the event, stopping at booths to introduce themselves to the recruiter and give their resume. At the University of Houston, there are multiple Career Fairs per semester.

Upcoming UCS Career Fairs (Fall 2019)

College Based Career Fairs ( Fall 2019)

  • College of Engineering: September 12, 2019
  • College of Technology: September 10, 2019
  • Computer Science: September 11, 2019
  • College of Business: September 13, 2019
  • College of Hotel and Restaurant Management: October 17, 2019