THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

CAREER SERVICES

We provide career advising and programming while developing valuable relationships with employers and campus partners to provide students with ample opportunities for experiential learning and career development and placement. Take advantage of our services!

Information for students
Information for employers

"Career Link," your free online job board

Visit Career Link - the online job board where employers can post opportunities and specifically connect with students and alumni from The University of Akron.


Upcoming events

  • Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair | Tuesday, February 23rd | 10am-3pm | Student Union Ballrooms  | Employers: click here to learn more  | Students: Pre-registration recommended by bringing a copy of your resume and $5 to ASEC 203
  • UA Internship and Career Fair | Wednesday, February 24th | 9:30am-2pm | Student Union Ballrooms | Employers: click here to register  | Students: no pre-registration needed
  • Part-time/Seasonal Job Fair | Tuesday, March 15th | 11am-2pm | Student Union 2nd Floor concourse  | Employers: Register by clicking here | Students: no pre-registration needed
  • Northeast Ohio Teacher Education Day (NOTED) Job Fair | Tuesday, April 5th | 7:30am-5:00pm | John S. Knight Center | School District Employers: click here to register Students: no pre-registration needed 
  • Nursing Career Fair | Wednesday, April 6th | 11am-2pm |  Student Union Ballrooms | Employers: Click here to register Students: no pre-registration needed 
  • Social Work Career Fair| Wednesday, April 6th | 11am-2pm |  Student Union Ballrooms | Employers: Click here to register Students: no pre-registration needed 
  • Etiquette Dinner | Wednesday, April 13th | 5:30pm-7:30pm | Student Union Ballrooms | Employers and Students: click here to register 
  • "Employer Office Hours"  | Weekdays, all semester | 10am-2pm | Career Center | Employers: Come be a “Career Advisor for a Day” and meet with walk-in students in a casual, informational setting to provide career advice, resume reviews or mock interviews. Contact Jen Pirtz at 330-972-8330 or jcy8@uakron.edu to schedule.

Spring 2014 Career Fair

Career Fair: Meet employers on campus

Our Spring Career Fairs are set for February 23-24. Click here to learn more!


Career outcomes 75%Career outcomes for Spring 2014 graduates

75 percent who earned an undergraduate degree are employed full-time in their chosen field or in a position that requires a degree, or they are continuing their education (i.e., graduate school). More career outcomes.


Career Services

Student Union at The University of AkronLocated in Student Union, Room 211.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Evening appointments are available on request. Walk-in or make an appointment. More about us.

Walk-in hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

Phone: 330-972-7747

E-mail: career@uakron.edu


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