Career Fairs & Meetups

UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE CAREER FAIRS & MEETUPS

 

The Career Services Center offers a variety of career fairs and meetups throughout the academic year. We offer boutique events based on our industry focused communities to bring talented Blue Hens and employers together. Most events are open to all matriculated UD students and alumni. Specific event details and registration information can be found here.  

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Experiential Learning for Health Professions Meetup

Experiential Learning for the Health Professions Meetup
April 4, 2017 ~ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

Finding volunteer, shadow, and direct care experiences can be overwhelming and students often do not know where to begin. 

This event is intended to remove some of the mystery from finding these opportunities as well as inform students who have an interest in health care about ways to get exposure to the various professions within the industry. If you have expertise in PT, OT, PA, medicine, and health care in general please consider registering for this event. 

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Experiential Learning for the Health Professions Meetup will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

Career Services Center - Workshop Room
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check-in: 5:00pm - 5:45pm

Networking Event: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

 

Cost

Event participation is free to UD alumni and employers.

Cancellation Policy:

Please note - Event participation is free to UD alumni and employers. However, due to resources reserved for your participation, we kindly ask that any event cancellation is alerted as soon as possible and no later than Friday, March 24th. Please send all cancellations in writing to Jenni Kaper.

Should you register and fail to cancel your registration within 48 business hours and\or no-show the night of the event, you will be invoiced $100.00 to cover the resources allotted to your organization.

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at Perkins Student Center Garage. Bring your parking ticket to the fair with to the event so we can validate for you.  

Accommodations

Special hotel rates are available for this fair at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at University of Delaware and Embassy Suites (both based on availability). Mention the "UD related rate" when making reservations by phone to the local facility.

Student Information

Interested in a career in the health care industry and need exposure? Come hear from health care professionals about ways to volunteer, shadow, and get direct care hours.

Dress code is everyday casual.  

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Physical Therapy Career Fair

PHYSICAL THERAPY CAREER FAIR
APRIL 21, 2017 ~ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

If you are looking for bright, creative, hardworking individuals 
to serve your company, this is the event for you!

The UD Physical Therapy program produces high quality individuals that have been trained to translate a strong platform in interdisciplinary science into health practices, therapies, and interventions that result in immediate improvements in people’s lives. Many of these skilled students have received awards & scholarships in recognition of their accomplishments. The PT Career Fair offers your institution an opportunity to interact with these talented, award winning students, and match them appropriately to the needs of your organization.

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Physical Therapy Fair will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

Perkins Student Center - Rodney Room
325 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check In: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Employer Lunch: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Career Fair: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Cost

The cost per organization is $225.00 and includes two representatives, 1 - 6' table, WiFi, lunch and complimentalry parking.

Each additional representative beyond the included two is $35.00 each.

We accept check and credit card payments for your participation.

 

Check Payments:

Make Payable to University of Delaware - Career Services Center
Career Services Center
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716
Attn: Jenni Kaper

 

Credit Card Payment:

If you would like to make a payment by credit card, you will need your invoice number from your confirmation email, please follow this link.

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at Perkins Student Center Garage. Bring your parking ticket to the fair with you. The cost of parking will be validated.

Accommodations

Special hotel rates are available for this fair at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at University of Delaware and Embassy Suites (both based on availability). Mention the "UD related rate" when making reservations by phone to the local facility.

Student Information

The career fair is open to UD DOCTORAL PHYSICAL THERAPY STUDENTS and UD PHYSICAL THERAPY ALUMNI. Company representatives will be in attendance to provide you with information regarding their organization, hiring needs and requirements for full-time and summer employment.

Dress code is business professional.

Come prepared with multiple resumes in hand!

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Project Search - Education Fair

PROJECT SEARCH EDUCATION FAIR
APRIL 26, 2017 ~ 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

Discover bright, creative, education professionals to serve your organization!

Project Search is a professional education recruitment fair sponsored by the University of Delaware Career Services Center and the University Council on Teacher Education (UCTE). Invited school district & other education organization representatives are asked to register for this annual event which provides the opportunity to travel to our campus to interview prospective teachers, counselors, administrators and specialists for vacancies in the upcoming school year.

This event is open to UD students, alumni and the community.

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Project Search will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 

Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center
631 S. College Avenue
Newark, Delaware 19716 

Daily Schedule:

• 7:30 am: Check-in & Exhibit Set up

• 8:30 am: UD Students & Alumni enter arena floor

• 8:30 am - 9:30 am: Schedule interviews with UD Students & Alumni and/or begin to converse with these candidates at your table/s

• 9:00 am: Non-UD Candidates enter arena floor

• 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Schedule interviews with non-UD candidates and/or begin to converse with these candidates at your table/s

• 9:30 am - 4:00 pm: Scheduled interviews and non-scheduled interviews/conversations with candidates continue

• 11:30 am - 1:30 pm: Buffet lunch available in the Bob Carpenter Club

Cost

The registration cost is $95.00 per representative. This will include continental breakfast, lunch buffet, WiFi and complimentary parking.

Cancellation Policy: All employer cancellations for an event in which you are currently registered for must be submitted in writing prior to the refund deadline on April 7, 2017 to be considered for a refund. Should cancellation not be submitted in the above terms; no refund will be issued. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to Jenni Kaper.

We accept check and credit card payments for your participation.


Check Payments:

Make Payable to University of Delaware - Career Services Center

Career Services Center
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716
Attn: Jenni Kaper

 

Credit Card Payment:

If you would like to make a payment by credit card, you will need your invoice number from your confirmation email, please follow this link.

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available in the lot behind the Bob Carpenter Sports & Convocation Center at no cost.

Accomodations

Special hotel rates are available for this fair at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at University of Delaware and Embassy Suites (both based on availability). Mention the "UD related rate" when making reservations by phone to the local facility.

Student Information

The University of Delaware Council on Teacher Education and Career Services are sponsoring PROJECT SEARCH on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  This education career fair will be held at the Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center.  We are pleased to bring you our thirty-ninth annual event, which will give school officials an opportunity to meet with and interview qualified candidates in a variety of academic fields.

The dress code is business professional.

Bring multiple copies of your resume to share with employers.

 

THE SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS:

• 8:30 am: UD Students & Alumni enter arena floor

• 8:30 am - 9:30 am: Schedule interviews with UD Students & Alumni and/or begin to converse with these candidates at your table/s

• 9:00 am: Non-UD Candidates enter arena floor

• 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Schedule interviews with non-UD candidates and/or begin to converse with these candidates at your table/s

• 9:30 am: Scheduled interviews begin

• 9:30 am - 4:00 pm: Scheduled interviews and non-scheduled interviews/conversations with candidates continue.

 

Concessions will be on sale on the concourse level for all participants.

 

We look forward to seeing you at the 39th annual PROJECT SEARCH in April!

 

Questions?
Career Services Center at University of Delaware
Jenni Kaper - 302-831-8569
Ph: 302-831-2392 | career-events@udel.edu | www.udel.edu/CSC

Non-UD Participants

If you are looking for employment opportunities for the upcoming school year, this is the event for you!

Cost: The registration fee is $10 for non-UD candidates

Career Fair Format: School district representatives may choose to conduct scheduled interviews with students/candidates or may opt to share information about employment opportunities informally. In order to take advantage of scheduled interview opportunities, it is imperative that students/candidates arrive on time.

 

If you are new to the Handshake system, you must follow these steps to continue to the registration:

1. Find the link to register at the top of this page

2. Complete the student registration

3. Confirm your email address 

4. Find the "Fairs" link on the menu on the left side of the Handshake screen

5. Choose University of Delaware's 2017 Project Search Education Fair - Non-UD Candidates

6. Click on “join event” and complete the fair registration.

Your account will sit in the pending queue and the only way to identify that you are registering for Project Search is that you complete your registration!

 

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University of Delaware - Employer Recruiting Symposium 2017

EMPLOYER RECRUITING SYMPOSIUM
APRIL 28, 2017 ~ 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

Join us to learn about best practices for recruiting at UD, receive a comprehensive view of the 2016 Universum data, and learn how to leverage the Career Services Staff to make the most out of your recruiting season. Meet the Career Services Center staff and use this unique opportunity to jumpstart discussions for your 2017-2018 recruiting season. 

Come ready to share your ideas and questions!

In order to maximize employer participation, we kindly request no more than two representatives from a single company for this event.

The event includes breakfast and lunch.

Location & Schedule

 

The 2017 Employer Recruiting Symposium will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

Courtyard Marriott - University of Delaware
400 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check-in & Breakfast: 8:30am - 9:00am

Program and Presentations: 9:00am - 12:00pm

Lunch: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Roundtable Networking: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

 

 

Cost

Registration is $55.00 per representative. In order to maximize employer participation, we kindly request no more than two representatives from a single company attend this event.

We accept check and credit card payments for your participation.

 

Check Payments:

Make Payable to University of Delaware - Career Services Center
Career Services Center
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716
Attn: Jenni Kaper

 

Credit Card Payment:

If you would like to make a payment by credit card, you will need your invoice number from your confirmation email, please follow this link.


Cancellation Policy:
 


Should you need to cancel you attendance, please let us know as soon as possible, but no later than 4/21/17. Please submit your cancellation in writing to Jenni Kaper at jkaper@udel.edu.

Refunds will be issued at 100% prior to 4/21/17 at 5:00pm, cancellations after that time will not be eligible for refunds.

 

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at the surrounding lots at the Courtyard Marriott.


Make sure you are parked in a Courtyard parking lot - any UD signs that show a numbered lot are NOT free and are subject to ticketing.

 

Accommodations

Special hotel rates are available for this fair at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at University of Delaware and Embassy Suites (both based on availability). Mention the "UD related rate" when making reservations by phone to the local facility.

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E-mail: udcareers@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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