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Spring Career & Internship Fair 

February 24, 2021

1:00 - 4:00pm


Join us VIRTUALLY in Handshake!

Seahawks - Meet with recruiters and hiring managers from local, regional, and national employers at the Career & Internship Fair! Full-time, part-time, and professional internship opportunities will be available. 

Students - Register HERE to sign up for employer sessions!  

  • Follow specific employers to be notified when their sessions have posted.
    • Group Sessions
    • 1:1 Conversations


Employers want to connect with students ahead of time!

Get to know them beforehand by…

Exploring their virtual table in Flipgrid!
  • Explore at your own leisure through the Flipgrid appJoin Code: seahawk2021
  • Tables will be visible in the two weeks leading up to the fair, starting on 2/8.
  • No need to create an account, just enter using your UNCW email. 
Watching our employer partners GO LIVE on the Career Center Instagram!
  • Feb. 8th - Feb. 12th each weekday at 2:00pm.
  • Follow us @dubcareercenter on Instagram for updates. 
  • Ask questions, learn about the industry, open positions, company culture, and more!

UNCW’s Career & Internship Fair is open to all students and alumni seeking employment and/or internship opportunities. All majors and classes (freshmen through graduate) are encouraged to attend. 


Prepare For The Fair

Student Resources:

Student - Virtual Fair at a Glance

Student - Virtual Fair Detailed Overview

Video: Registering for Virtual Fairs & Building Your Schedule
Career Center: Prepping for a Virtual Fair

  • Attend the Mock Fair in Handshake on Wednesday, 2/10
    • Learn about the platform beforehand and chat with our Career Counselors about how to make a good impression with employers! 


February 21st, 5:00 to 8:00pm
JCPenney Independence Mall *Or shop online. 
Receive up to 60% off all professional attire!
Add some professional pieces to your closet! 


Employer Resources:

Employer - Virtual Fair at a Glance

Employer - Virtual Career Detailed Overview

Video: How to Set a Schedule for a Virtual Fair
Video: Demo for Employers - Group Sessions & 1:1 Sessions
Article: Creating a Schedule for Virtual Fairs
Article: Managing Schedules for Virtual Fairs


Handshake's Help Center has a large number of helpful tutorials and articles! 

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