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UA CAREER CENTER

Information for employers

Thank you for your interest in The University of Akron students and alumni!

Please see below for ways to engage with us:

Post a job with our job board, Handshake

To post positions for internships/co-ops or full-time or part-time opportunities:

Post a job on Handshake 

First-time users of Handshake will need to create a company profile.

Please also be aware of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) guidelines titled: "Principles for Employment Professionals"

Register for UA Career Fairs and Events:

  • Engineering and Engineering Technology Career Fair: Tuesday, February 21st 
    • Registration will open online soon - please check back here for details.
  • UA Internship and Career Fair (all majors except Engineering): Wednesday, February 22nd 
    • Registration will open online soon - please check back here for details.
  • Part-time/Seasonal Job Fairs: Tuesday, March 14th and Wednesday, March 22nd
    • Registration will open online soon - please check back here for details.
  • Social Work Career Fair: Wednesday, March 8th 
    • Registration will open online soon - please check back here for details.
  • Northeast Ohio Teacher Education Day (NOTED) Job Fair: Tuesday, April 5th
    • School Districts/Employers: Visit www.notejobfair.org for registration details
    • UA Students: no registration needed

    Employer "Office Hours" | All Semester  | 11:00am-2:00pm  | Career Services, Student Union 211

    Come meet with walk-in students to provide resume reviews or mock interviews. This is a great opportunity to build your brand on campus!

    Contact us at 330-972-7747 or career@uakron.edu to schedule!

    Other ways to connect with students

    We look forward to partnering with employers to identify talent from UA for all of your hiring needs! Please see additional ways to connect with our students.