Welcome to the beginning of your successful career journey! The Career Center provides 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 - 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.


NEW! Career Kick Off - Tailgate Networking Event - UA vs. Pitt - Saturday, Sept. 12| Career Kick Off from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Game time is 6:00 p.m. with post-game fireworks | Employers can register to be an event sponsor here.

Evening with the Accountants | Tuesday, Sept. 15 | 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. | Quaker Square

Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair  - SOLD OUT | Tuesday, Oct. 6 | 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom | Employers - please contact The College of Engineering at 330-972-7847 for other recruiting options

UA Internship Fair and Career Fair - Wednesday, Oct. 7 | Internship Fair: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. | Career Fair: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom

Graduate School Fair Thursday, Oct. 8 | 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. | Student Union Ballroom

Government/Non-Profit/Law Enforcement Career Fair - Thursday, Oct. 8 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom

Part-time/Seasonal Job Fairs - October 14, 15 and November 17 | 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Student Union 2nd floor concourse | Employers - please contact Emily Vees to register at

Etiquette Dinner - Wednesday, November 4 | 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom. Students and Employers should register here.

Spring 2014 Career Fair

Career Fair Week: Meet employers on campus

This Fall, we will be hosting multiple Career Fairs during Career Fair week, October 6-8.

Click here to learn more!

UA Career Center

Student Union at The University of AkronLocated in Student Union 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


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