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Career Events

Each semester we offer a variety of on-campus events that promote career development and job searching. We also promote off-campus events including job and career fairs. We hope you take advantage of these opportunities as all have no- or low-cost fees.

Fall Career Events

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ACR Homes Open House
September 16
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Falcon's Nest, University Center

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My First Resume
September 21
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Wind River Room, University Center

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Accounting & Auditing Student Conference
September 22
Minneapolis Convention Center
Registration: $15 online, $20 at the door

Fall Public Service Fair
September 27
3:00 - 6:00 p.m. 
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

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Area Graduate Schools Visiting Campus
September 26-29
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Heritage Hall, Main Entryway of the University Center

GRE 101: Strategies for Success
September 27
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theatre, University Center 

Mastering the Graduate School Personal Statement
September 28
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theatre, University Center

Demystifying the Graduate School Application Process
Presented By: Director of Graduate Admissions at the University of Minnesota
September 29
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theater, University Center

Career Treks

Career Trek to Uline
Hudson, WI
September 30
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 9:30 a.m.
Facility Tour and Presentation: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Bus Returns to Campus: 12:30 p.m.
Registration Deadline: September 23

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Teacher Candidate Professional Development Day
September 30
8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
University Center

Multicultural Career and Internship Fair
October 6
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

Graduate School Fair
October 10
3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

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Career Fair Prep

October 10
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Falls Room, University Center

Networking Social

October 11
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Falcons's Nest, University Center

Career Fair
October 12
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

On-Campus Interviews
Thursday, October 13 & Friday, October 14
Visit employers at their Career Fair booths to potentially receive an interview

Career Treks

Career Trek to Bremer Bank Service Center
Lake Elmo, MN
October 21
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 9:00 a.m.
Tour and Presentation: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Bus Returns to Campus: 12:45 p.m.
Registration Deadline: October 14

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Government & Non-Profit Job & Internship Fair  - Free to UWRF Students and Alumni
October 28
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
University of Minnesota, Coffman Memorial Union
Pre-Register for the Event in Hire-a-Falcon, under the Career Events tab
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 19

State of Minnesota Career Fair
October 29
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Minnesota Senate Building
95 University Ave W.
Saint Paul, MN

MN Department of Corrections
Oak Park Heights Career Fair
November 3
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Mock Interview Day

November 3
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

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Science Forum
November 4
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

Career Treks

Career Trek to Kwik Trip Distribution Center in La Crosse, WI and Fastenal in Winona, MN

November 11
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 7:30 a.m.
Kwik Trip Facility Tour and Presentation: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Travel to Winona: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fastenal Facility Tour and Presentation: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bus Returns to Campus: 6:00 p.m. at the latest
Registration Deadline: November 4

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Etiquette Dinner

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, Nov 9
Registration Form
November 15
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

Professional Baseball Employment Opportunities (PBEO®) Program
December 4-7
National Harbor, Maryland at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Advance registration (valid on or before Oct. 21, 2016) for non-members is $200 ($150 Job Fair registration + $50 annual membership)
On-site registration fees will increase by $50 for both current and non-members

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Opportunity Fair
February 8
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, UC

Upcoming On-Campus Interviews

Visit the On-Campus Interview website for more information

NOTE: Most employers interviewing in connection with the Career Fair will not have their interview schedules listed in Hire-a-Falcon.  These companies will instead be handing out interview invitations to candidates of interest during the Career Fair (visit their booths). 

Virtual Career Fairs

Bender Virtual Career Fair, Employment for People with Disabilities, November 15
College Athlete Virtual Fair, November 16
SOPHAS Public Health Schools and Programs, November 16

Career Fair Websites

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School District Fairs in Wisconsin

School District Fairs Nationally

Minnesota Campus Career Fairs NOTE: Prior to attending, check to ensure WI students may attend.

Minnesota Public Career Fairs

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Career Services, Division of Student Affairs
M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
211 Hagestad Hall

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