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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:

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
Part-time Job Fair (Seasonal, Part-time/Full-time nondegreed)  | Tuesday, November 15th  | 11:00am-2:00pm  | Student Union
  • Employers: registration has reached capacity. Email to be placed on a waitlist or to reserve an individual recruiting table.

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!

Spring 2017 Career Fairs will be held in February. More details will be posted soon.

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.