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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actuarial-meetup

Actuarial science & risk management networking night
september 26, 2017 ~ 6:00 pM - 7:30 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

Network with potential employees and interns who are interested in the actuarial sciences and the risk management field. This event will join recruiters and students in open, high-table conversations to discuss employment, intern opportunities, and a general interest in the profession.

This event is open to students of all majors. Employers will be provided one high top table with their company name. We ask that you limit your giveaways and handouts in order to maximize the networking.

 

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Actuarial Science & Risk Management Networking Night will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

Lerner Hall Atrium
20 Orchard Road
Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check In: 5:00 - 5:45pm
Networking Event: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Cost

  • Costs: Registration is free.
  • Registration will close on Friday, September 15, 2017
  • Cancellation Policy: 

    Event participation is free. 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 Wednesday, September 15, 2017. Please send any cancellation notice to Jenni Kaper.

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at the Center for the Arts Parking Garage. Bring your parking ticket to the fair with you. The cost of parking will be validated. Use address for GPS: 130 Amstel Avenue Newark, DE

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

Network with firms who are looking for interns and full time employees interested in the actuarial sciences and the risk management field by joining open, high-table conversations with recruiters and employers. Students looking for general information and discussion are also encouraged to attend. This event is open to students of all majors and all years.

Dress is business professional, and students are encouraged to bring resumes.

 

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fashion-meetup2017

Fall fashion meetup
october 3, 2017 ~ 4:00 pM - 6:30 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

The Fashion Meetup allows you to network with top students seeking job and internship opportunities!

The program will start off with an employer panel. We encourage our panelists to be prepared on topics such as: career advice, company culture, and your journey to your current role.

Following the panel, you will have an opportunity to interact with the students. Employers will be provided one high top table with their company name. We ask that you limit your giveaways and handouts in order to maximize the networking - bring plenty of business cards!

Location & Schedule

The Fashion Meetup will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 

Trabant University Center, Multipurpose Rooms

17 West Main Street
Newark, Delaware 19716 

Daily Schedule:

Check-in: 3:00pm - 3:45pm (Panelists)

Check-in: 3:00pm - 4:45pm (Non - panelists)

Employer Panel: 4:00pm - 5:00pm - Trabant Theatre

Networking: 5:00pm to 6:30pm - Multipurpose Rooms

Cost

  • Costs: Registration is free.
  • Registration will close on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 5:00pm.
  • Cancellation Policy: 

    Event participation is free. 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 Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Please send any cancellation notice to Jenni Kaper. Should you register and no-show to the event and\or cancel with less than 48 business hours before the event, you will be charged $100.00 to offset costs.

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at the Trabant Student Center Garage. Please bring in your ticket to be validated.

Student Information

Are you interested in engaging with organizations in the Fashion and Design industry?

Then attend this networking event to meet employers and alumni seeking to hire!

The program will start off with a panel of employers introducing themselves and discussing their journey to their current roles, company culture, career advice and types of careers and internship openings in their organization.

Following the presentation, students will have the opportunity to go around to different tables to interact with the employers and learn about career paths and how to apply for jobs and internships.

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Working Globally Connecting Locally

Working Globally, Connecting Locally
october 4, 2017 ~ 5:30 pM - 7:30 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

Understanding the realities and limited number of H1B visas that are able to be distributed in the U.S., the University of Delaware Career Services Center wants to provide awareness for international students regarding alternate options to H1B visas. Working for a U.S. company in an international student's home country could be a viable option, as many U.S. based companies have offices located in many countries around the world. 

If your company hires internationally or has opportunities for international students to work abroad in their home countries, this event is for you! 

A select employer panel discussing these potential options, as well as a networking night immediately following the panel where students can speak individually to employer representatives from these companies about potential options in their home country, will be offered.

Dress for this event is business professional. Refreshments will be served.

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Working Globally, Connecting Locally will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 


Trabant Student Center - Multi-Purpose Rooms:
17 W. Main Street
Newark, DE 19716 

Daily Schedule:

  • Check-in for employers on the panel: 4:30 - 5:15pm
  • Check-in for employers only networking: 4:30 - 6:15pm
  • Employer Panel: 5:30 - 6:30pm
  • Networking: 6:30 - 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, September 22nd. 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 Trabant Student Center Garage. Bring your parking ticket to the fair with you. The cost of parking is included in your registration fee.

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

 

Understanding the realities and limited number of H1B visas that are able to be distributed in the U.S., the University of Delaware Career Services Center wants to provide awareness for international students regarding alternate options to H1B visas. Have you thought about working for a U.S. company in your home country? Many U.S. based companies have offices located in many countries around the world. 

Come and listen to an employer panel discussing these potential options. Afterwards, stay for a fantastic networking night, where you can speak individually to employer representatives from these companies about potential options in your home country.

Dress for this event is business professional. 

Refreshments will be served.

 

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wealthmanagement-meetup

Wealth Management Networking Night
october 10, 2017 ~ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

The Wealth Management Networking Night is open to employers interested in hiring students working in a financial planning or wealth management role within your organization.

Students will have the opportunity to go around to different tables in the Atrium and interact with the employers and learn about financial planning and wealth management career and internship paths and applying for jobs. Employers will be provided one high top table with their company name.

We ask that you limit your giveaways and handouts in order to maximize the networking.

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Wealth Management Networking Night will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

 

Lerner Hall Atrium

20 Orchard Road

Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check In: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Networking with Students: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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, October 6th, 2017. Please send all cancellations in writing to Jenni Kaper.

 

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at the Center for Arts Garage (use 79 Amstel Avenue Newark, DE 19716 for GPS). 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

Are you interested in engaging with people or organizations in the financial planning and wealth management industry?

Then attend this networking event to meet employers and alumni seeking to hire!

Students will have the opportunity to go around to different tables in the Atrium and interact with the employers and learn about wealth management career paths and how to apply for jobs.

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lawschoolfair

Law School Fair
october 23, 2017 ~ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Organization Information

About the Event

If you are looking for bright, hardworking individuals who will thrive at your institution, this is the event for you!

Each year hundreds of UD students attend from a variety of disciplines looking to pursue a legal education that best fits their personality and career aspirations.

This fair affords your institution the chance to interact with these well-rounded, talented students.

Location & Schedule

The 2017 Law School Fair will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 

Trabant Student Center

17 W. Main St.

Newark, Delaware 19716 

Daily Schedule:

Organization Check In: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fair: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Shuttle to Philadelphia Law School Fair: 2:15pm Departure from Trabant Student Center. (RSVP required via registration)

Cost

The registration fee for Law Schools & Nonprofit organizations is $260.00 each. The registration fee for For Profit Organizations is $450.00.

Cancellation Policy:

 - Cancellation Prior to September 13th, 2017 at 5:00pm – 100% Refund or no expectation of payment.
 - Cancellation between September 13th, 2017 after 5:00pm – September 28th, 2016 at 5:00pm – 75% Refund or 25% Due.
 - Cancellation after September 27th, 2017 at 5:00pm – no refund and full payment is expected.

Should cancellation not be submitted in the above terms; no refund will be issued. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to Jenni Kaper at jkaper@udel.edu. 

Parking

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

Accomodations & Shipping Logistics

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.

 

Shipping Materials  - details are below on where to send display materials for the upcoming fair. Display items must be received by October 19th, 2017

Send your materials to:


Career Services Center
University of Delaware
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE  19716

Attn: Jenni Kaper

"HOLD FOR LAW FAIR - 10/23"

Return shipping - All displays & materials must have a pre-paid return shipping label and a proper container. The pick-up location will be at the check-in desk and pick-up time is up until 5:00pm.  Major carriers such as: DHL, FedEx, and UPS are familiar with Trabant University Center. You must bring a pre-paid return shipping label so that your items can be shipped out following the fair.

Pick-up address:

Trabant University Center
17 West Main Street, Room 103
Newark, DE 19716 
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Organization representatives are responsible for scheduling pick-up of all displays and materials after the event. Career Services and/or the Trabant University Center are not responsible for ensuring that your materials are shipped after the fair.

Student Information

The Law School Fair provides the opportunity for students to explore options for furthering their education in the field of law, as well as, allowing institutions to meet potential students. Admissions representatives from several top law schools will be in attendance. Don't miss this chance to get a head start on your graduate education!

Whether you are interested in becoming the next Attorney General, a state/federal judge, or a partner in a law firm, law school is the first step. Join us to learn more about law school and speak with law school admissions officers throughout the country.

Business professional attire is required.  

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University of Delaware Nursing Fair

Nursing Fair
November 28, 2017 ~ 5:00 pM - 7:00 PM

Employer Information

About the Event

The Nursing Fair is designed for employers to interact with nursing students & alumni, and to help identify UD talent for full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities.

Location & Schedule

 

The 2017 Nursing Career Fair will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus:

Trabant Student Center - Multi-Purpose Rooms:
17 W. Main Street
Newark, DE 19716

 

Daily Schedule:

Check-in: 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Career Fair: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

 

Cost

Registration is $150.00 per organization and includes 2 company representatives. Bring additional representatives for only $20 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

Cancellation Policy: 

 - Cancellation Prior to November 6th, 2017 at 5:00pm – 100% Refund or no expectation of payment
 - Cancellation between November 6, 2017 after 5:00pm – November 20th, 2017 at 5:00pm – 75% Refund or expectation of 25% payment
 - Cancellation after November 20th, 2017 at 5:00pm – No refund will be issued and full payment is due

Cancellations must be received in writing to Jenni Kaper at jkaper@udel.edu. Should cancellation not be submitted in the above terms; no refund or excuse from payment will be issued.

 

Parking

Parking Map & Information - parking is available at Trabant Student Center Garage. Bring your parking ticket to the fair with you. The cost of parking is included in your registration fee.

Shipping Logistics

 

Shipping Materials  - details are below on where to send display materials for the upcoming fair. Display items must be received by November 24, 2017

Send your materials to: 

Jenni Kaper
Career Services Center
University of Delaware
401 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716

"HOLD FOR THE NURSING FAIR- 11/28"

Return shipping - All displays & materials must have a pre-paid return shipping label and a proper container. The pick-up location will be at the check-in desk and pick-up time is up until 5:00pm.  Major carriers such as: DHL, FedEx, and UPS are familiar with Trabant University Center. You must bring a pre-paid return shipping label so that your items can be shipped out following the fair.

Pick-up address:

Trabant University Center
17 West Main Street, Room 103
Newark, DE 19716 
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Organization representatives are responsible for scheduling pick-up of all displays and materials after the event. Career Services and/or the Trabant University Center are not responsible for ensuring that your materials are shipped after the fair.

 

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

This event is open to all UD Nursing students & alumni who are seeking clinical positions.

The dress code is business professional.

Make sure to have multiple copies of a solid resume.

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