Career Center: Career Fairs
The University of Portland will host three career fairs in the spring of 2016.
The SWE Engineering & Computer Science Career Fair takes place during the spring semester. UP alumni and current students with majors in engineering, computer science, chemistry, math, and physics are invited to attend. This year's fair will take place on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 1pm-4pm. See the list of registered employers here: 2016 SWE Career Fair Registered Employers
The First Avenue Career & Graduate School Expo is held on the University of Portland campus during the spring semester. The First Avenue Career & Graduate School Expo is sponsored by the Oregon Liberal Arts Placement Consortium (OLAPC), and will take place on Friday, April 1, 2016 from 11am-3pm. This event is free for UP students to attend. Go to the expo website at http://olapcfirstavenue.org/students/ to see currently registered employers and graduate programs, and look for registration to open up on the website in February. The First Avenue Career & Graduate School Expo also includes a special event called Link-In Live, which offers the opportunity to network with and learn from professionals in a variety of fields. Be sure to take advantage of the "How to Work a Career Fair Workshop" and Extended Express Advising hours March 28-31: dates and times can be found on the Career Center Events calendar.
The Nursing Career Fair will be held on Monday, April 4, from 11:00am - 1:00pm in the Bauccio Commons. This event is free for UP students to attend. The job fair prep workshops taking place March 28-31 in the Career Center prior to the First Avenue Career Expo are also open to nursing students planning on attending the Nursing Career Fair: dates and times can be found on the Career Center Events calendar.
For more information, check the Career Center Events calendar.