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Events: Education Job Fair Panel

Fall 2018 Events


Part-Time Jobs & Seahawk Services Fair

Wed, Aug. 22 ● 9:30am-12pm ● Warwick Center

Come explore UNCW offices, resources, and jobs on and off campus. Talk with campus staff and Wilmington community businesses about part-time jobs! Co-sponsored with the Office of the Dean of Students.

JCPenney Suit Up Event

Sun, Sept. 9 ● 6:30-9:30pm ● JCPenney Store

UNCW students and alumni will receive 40% all professional attire at this exclusive one-night event. Everything you need to finish your look for that next interview or Career Fair. Extra perks include: suit measurement station, Sephora makeovers, free products, photo booth, food and games. 

Nursing Career & Networking Fair

Mon, Sept. 10 ● 10am-1pm ● McNeill 1051

Explore internship and job opportunities with regional hospitals and health-related employers interested in hiring nursing majors.

Career Express on the Road

Wed, Sept. 12 ● 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 Career Fair.

Volunteer Fair

Wed, Sept. 12 ● 10am-1pm ● Warwick Ballroom

Chat with area non-profits about meaningful and educational volunteer opportunities. Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement, Office of International Programs, and Residence Hall Association.

LinkedIn Day

Mon, Sept. 17 ● 10am-2pm ● Career Center

Meet with local employers to get feedback on your LinkedIn profile in preparation for the Career & Internship Fair.  No appointment necessary!

Technology/Analytics/Supply Chain Career Day

Tues, Sept. 18 ● 3:30-7pm ● CIS 1008

Bringing together CSC, MIS, Supply Chain Management, IT and Business Analytics job seekers and employers. Also open to students interested in a tech degree or internship. Hosted by UNCW Information Systems & Operations Management and Computer Science.

Career & Internship Fair

Wed, Sept. 19 ● 12-3pm ● Burney Center

Career and internship fair for all majors! Come prepared to meet with recruiters and hiring managers from 80+ companies, including government agencies and non-profit organizations, who are excited to add a Seahawk to their team! Full-time, part-time/seasonal, and internship opportunities are available. Check Handshake for a current list of employers scheduled to attend. LinkedIn photo booth available. Professional attire required.

HawkTalks: Federal Career Panel

Wed, Sept. 19 ● 7pm ● Lumina Theater

Panel of professionals sharing information about careers in the federal government, followed by a networking reception.  Sponsored by UNCW Ambassadors.


Academic Majors and Minors Fair

Wed, Oct. 3 ● 11am-2pm ● Burney Center

Visit with reps from CAS, CSB, WSE and CHHS to learn about courses and major requirements for UNCW academic majors.     

Co-sponsored with University College.

Tips for Applying to Grad School

Wed, Oct. 10 ● 4-5pm ● Leutze 143

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.

Seahawk Leadership Conference

Sat, Oct. 20 ● 9am-2pm ● Burney Center/Fisher Complex

Attend this conference to learn from keynote and educational sessions, and connect with other students, faculty, staff, and community members. Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement.


Wed, Oct. 24 ● 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.

Powerful Personal Statements for Grad School

Wed, Oct. 24 ● 4-5pm ● Leutze 143

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.

Law School Day

Mon, Nov. 5 ●12-3pm ● Burney Center

Law schools from throughout the country will visit UNCW to provide information on applying and being accepted.

ePortfolio Review Day

Wed, Nov. 14 ● 9am-4pm ● Career Center

Start your ePortfolio with help from staff or get your ePortfolio reviewed.