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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:

Register for UA Career Fairs and Events:

Fall 2016 Career Fairs:

Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair  | Tuesday, October 4th  | 10:00am - 3:00pm  | Student Union

  • Employers: Register by clicking here if you are looking for Engineering, Science, Math or Information Technology/Computer majors for full-time career, internship and co-op opportunities.
    • Cost: $300

UA Fall 2016 Internship and Career Fair | Wednesday, October 5th  | 10:00am - 2:30pm  | Student Union

  • Employers: Register by clicking here if you are looking for ALL majors for full-time career, internship and co-op opportunities; EXCLUDING Engineering, Science, Math  Information Technology/Computer majors.
    • Cost: $350 

Other Recruiting Events:

Evening with Accountants  | Tuesday, September 20th  | 4:00pm - 7:00pm  | Quaker Station

  • Employers: Register by clicking here if you are looking for Accounting majors for full-time career, internship and co-op opportunities
    • Cost: $115

Part-time Job Fairs (Seasonal, Part-time/Full-time nondegreed)   | Wednesday, October 19th and Tuesday, November 15th  | 11:00am-2:00pm  | Student Union

  • Employers: May register to attend ONE of the following if you are looking for ALL majors for seasonal, part-time or full-time nondegreed jobs for students during the academic year and summer months EXCLUDING internship and co-op opportunities:
    • Wednesday, October 19th : register here
    • Tuesday, November 15th: register here
      • Cost: No Fee

Etiquette Dinner | Wednesday, November 2nd  | 5:00pm-7:30pm  | Student Union

The purpose of the Etiquette Dinner is to provide students with an opportunity to learn proper networking and dining etiquette, while engaging with employers and enjoying a 3 course meal!

  • Employers: Sponsor a table by clicking here
    • Cost: $200 table sponsorship

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 to schedule!

Post a job with our NEW! job board, Handshake

To post positions for internships/co-ops or full- 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"

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.