Career Center

Events: Education Job Fair Panel



August 2017

Part-Time Jobs and Seahawk Services Fair
Wed, Aug. 16, 9:30am-12pm, Warwick Center
Come explore UNCW offices, resources, and jobs on and off campus! Need a little extra cash? Talk with campus staff and Wilmington community businesses about part-time jobs! Look for the “We’re Hiring” signs! Grab a free planner too!  Co-sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students and the Career Center. 

Nursing Career & Networking Fair
Mon, Aug. 28, 10am-1pm, McNeill 1051
A special job fair for nursing majors featuring hospitals and healthcare employers.

FBI Information Session
Thurs, Aug. 31, 5-6pm, Randall Library 2047
The FBI offers internships and entry-level positions in a wide range of disciplines to students of all backgrounds. Hear from FBI Recruiters about the unique opportunities they offer students, and how to apply.

September 2017

Volunteer Fair
Wed, Sept. 13, 10am-1pm, Warwick Center
Chat with area Non-Profits about meaningful and education volunteer opportunities.  Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement, Office of International Programs, and Residence Hall Association.

Global Service Learning & Internship Info Session
Thurs, Sept. 14, 4-5pm, MC 1038
Learn about global service learning and internship opportunities. Contact the Study Abroad Office for more information.

Career Express on the Road
Tues, Sept. 19, 9am-2pm, Randall Library
Get tips on how to better market yourself and stand out from the crowd in person and on your resume before the Fall Career Fair. 

Technology/Analytics/Supply Chain Career Day
Tues, Sept. 19, 3:30-7:15pm, CIS Lobby
Bringing together Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Supply Chain Management, Information Technology, and Business Analytics job seekers and employers. Also open to students interested in a tech degree or internship.  Hosted by UNCW departments of Information Systems & Operations Management, and Computer Science.

Academic Majors and Minors Fair
Wed, Sept. 20, 11am-2pm, Burney Center
Visit with reps from academic departments in Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Health & Human Services. Find out courses needed, admissions requirements, internships and career options for academic majors throughout campus. Co-sponsored with University College.


LinkedIn Day
Mon, Sept. 25, 9am-4pm, Career Center
Meet with employer representatives to get tips on how to optimize your LinkedIn profile. No appointment necessary! 

Network Night
Tues, Sept. 26, 6pm, CIS 1008 & Lobby
Workshop for "how to network/work a career fair:" 6pm, CIS 1008
Networking Reception with employers and hors d’oeuvres: 7pm, CIS Lobby. Professional attire required.

Career Fair
Wed, Sept. 27, 12-3pm, Burney Center
Career fair for all majors! Employers will represent a wide variety of industries. Check SeaWork for current list of employers scheduled to attend. LinkedIn photo booth available. Professional attire required.

October 2017

Prepping for Grad School
Wed, Oct. 11, 4-5pm, Leutze Hall 110
Should I go to grad school?  How can I get in?  Hear advice from campus faculty and staff.  Co-sponsored with the Honors College and the Graduate School. 

Graduate School Open House
Wed, Oct. 11, 4-6pm, Education Building Atrium
Bring your questions about graduate school at UNCW to our OPEN HOUSE.  Meet program coordinators, graduate assistants and current students from our graduate programs. UNCW is proud to offer doctoral and master degree programs, in addition to education add-on-licensure programs and certificates in post-baccalaureate and post-master's studies. Learn more and register online.

Peace Corps Info Session
Thurs, October 12, 5-6pm, Leutze Hall 110
Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join us at this information session to learn about Volunteer experiences, ask questions about service, and gain tips to guide you through the application process.

Medpace Campus Visit
Wed, October 18, All day, Career Center and Various Locations
Interested in learning about Clinical Research? Medpace will be on campus on October 18th to share information about their company, as well as potential career opportunities! Medpace is a global, full-service clinical research organization (CRO), working with cutting-edge drugs and devices in an effort to bring safe and effective medical therapeutics to market. Visit them during Express Hours (2-3:30pm) or during their info session in the Career Center (3:30-4:30pm).

Wed, Oct. 25, 9am-4pm, Career Center
Get your resume critiqued to help you better market yourself on paper.  Resumania is a registered trademark of Robert Half International Inc. and used with permission.

Peace Corps Office Hours
Thurs, Oct. 26, 9am-5pm, Career Center FUU 2035
Peace Corps service is the opportunity of a lifetime. Schedule time with a local recruiter who can answer your questions about what it's like to live, learn, and work with a community overseas. Plus, you can gain tips to guide you through the application process.

November 2017

Study Abroad Fair
Wed, Nov. 1, 10am-2pm, Burney Center
Explore more than 500 study abroad programs. Learn more at 

Writing a Powerful Personal Statement
Wed, Nov. 1, 4-5pm, Leutze Hall 110
Get tips from experts for writing a powerful admissions essay or personal statement for graduate school admissions.  Co-sponsored with the Honors College, Graduate School and the Writing Center. 

Peace Corps Application Workshop
Wed, Nov. 1, 5-6pm, Leutze Hall 110
Make your application stand out from the rest. Attend this workshop to learn how to browse Volunteer openings, find the right program, and strengthen your application. You will have an opportunity to ask questions about service, learn steps you can take to improve your chances, and gain valuable tips to guide you through the application process.

Law School Day
Mon, Nov. 6, Panel: 12-1pm & Fair: 1-3pm, Burney Center
Law schools from throughout the country will visit UNCW to provide information on applying and being accepted.

ePortfolio Review Day
Wed, Nov.15, 9am-4pm, Career Center
Come learn how to start your ePortfolio or get your ePortfolio reviewed.