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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Meet The Firms

meet the firms

SEPTEMBER 5, 2019 • 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Meet the Firms is designed to help employers interact with undergraduate and graduate students from all majors and degrees pursuing full-time positions and internships in financial services, banking, accounting and information systems.

Meet the Firms will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 

Trabant University Center, Multipurpose Rooms

17 West Main Street
Newark, Delaware 19716 

Daily Schedule:

  • Employer Check-in: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Career Fair: 5:00pm to 7:30pm
  • Cost: The fee for Meet the Firms is $350 per organization.
  • Registration will close on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 5:00pm

 

Cancellation & Refund Policy:

  • Cancellation Prior to August 10th, 2019 at 5:00pm – 100% Refund or no expectation of payment
  • Cancellation between August 10th, 2019 after 5:00pm – August 23rd, 2019 at 5:00pm – 75% Refund or 25% of payment is due
  • Cancellation after August 23rd, 2019 at 5:00pm – no refund and full payment is expected

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

Parking Map & Information - Parking is available at the Trabant University Center parking garage. Complimentary parking instructions will be sent closer to the event.

Local Accommodations and Travel information

**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 Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Please keep in mind that Monday, 9/2/19 is Labor Day.

Send your materials to:

Jill Gugino Pante 
Lerner Career Services Center
University of Delaware
One South Main Street
Newark, DE  19716

"HOLD FOR MEET THE FIRMS - 9/5"

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.

Meet the Firms is open to all undergraduate and graduate students from all majors and degrees pursuing full-time positions and internships in financial services, banking, accounting and information systems.

The suggested dress code is business professional!

Don't forget to bring multiple copies of your resume to share with employers!

 

Please note: Photographs and/or video will be taken during Meet the Firms.

By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform a Career Center staff member.

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Fall Career & Internship Fairs

Fall Career & Internship Fairs

SEPTEMBER 12, 2019 • 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Two fairs - one day! The Engineering, Science & Technology Fair and the All Majors Fair will connect employers with over 2,000 University of Delaware undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni to discuss full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities from a wide variety of fields. 

We will ask you to choose one fair location - but don't worry, you will be able to advertise by major, career community and with the available opportunities listed within Handshake to reach all attending students! The fairs are only separated by a small hallway which will allow students to easily access both fairs!

Schedule:

3:00pm – 3:30pm: Seniors & Grad Student Only Power Half Hour – Get early access to students seeking full-time positions!  

3:30pm – 6:30pm: Engineering & Technology Fair & All Majors Fair for all students and alumni

Note: Students are encouraged to dress for the job they want – no professional attire required - to increase attendance between classes and include students who may not have yet purchased a suit.

 

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

The 2019 Fall Career & Internship Fairs will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 


Location:

The Little Bob (The Carpenter Sports Building)
26 N. College Avenue
Newark, Delaware 19716 

Daily Schedule:

Shuttle Bus Begins & Employer Check-in: 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Seniors & Grad Student Only Power Half Hour: 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Career Fair: 3:30pm to 6:30pm

Registration fees based on organization type are as follows:

  • $675 - Staffing Agencies & Third Party Organizations
  • $525 - For Profit Organizations
  • $425 - Government Entities
  • $325 - Non-Profit

Additional representatives are $40.00 each.

If you have more than three total representatives at one table, it requires the purchase of an additional table for your organization. $400.00 - For-Profit Organizations and Staffing Agencies & Third Party Organizations, $300.00 for Government Entities, $200.00 for Non-Profit.

We accept check and credit card payments for your participation.


Check Payments:

Make Payable to University of Delaware - Career Center

University of Delaware Career Center
401 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716
Attn: Amy Rees

Cancellation Policy & Refund Schedule:


Cancellation Prior to August 16th, 2019 at 5:00pm – 100% Refund or no expectation of payment

Cancellation between August 16th, 2019 after 5:00pm – August 30, 2019 at 5:00pm – 75% Refund or expectation of 25% payment

Cancellation after August 30, 2019 at 5:00pm – No refund will be issued and full payment is due

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

Should the Fall Career & Internship Fairs be cancelled due to extreme inclement weather, the fair will be rescheduled to a new date within 10 days of the original date. Should an employer not be able to attend the rescheduled date, refunds or advancing registration to a future fair will be assessed on a case by case basis.

Parking Map & Information - PLEASE DO NOT drive directly to The Little Bob - Parking IS NOT available on site! Please park at The Bob Carpenter Center at 631 S. College Avenue. Shuttles will be offering continuous shuttle service to The Little Bob. Please allow extra travel time to include shuttle transportation between the venues. You do not need a parking pass to park at The Bob Carpenter Center. You are welcome to drop off your packages at The Little Bob before parking your vehicle.


Shuttles will run continuously and will be available approximately every 10 minutes.

 

Shipping Materials:

IF YOU PLAN TO SHIP your materials they need to arrive NO LATER THAN 9/6/19. Send your materials to the Career Center using the address below, clearly marked with "HOLD FOR FALL CAREER FAIR". Your shipped items will be brought to The Little Bob and will be delivered to your booth. 

University of Delaware - Career Center
401 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716
Attn: Amy Rees

 

Return shipping:

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RETURN SHIPPING COSTS AND SCHEDULED PICK UP OF YOUR MATERIALS. 


The Career Center is NOT responsible for the transport or pick up of your items.

Pick Up Location:
Receiving Department
University of Delaware
222 S. Chapel St.
Newark, DE 19716

***Pick Ups will be available beginning Friday, 9/13/19 from 9:00am - 4:00pm***

 

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.

Two fairs - one day! The Engineering, Science & Technology Fair and the All Majors Fair - both at The Little Bob (The Carpenter Sports Building) - will connect you with 200+ employers hiring students for full-time, part-time and internship opportunities across an array of industries, disciples and majors.  Bring multiple copies of a professional resume. Stop by in-between classes or stay all afternoon.

Professional head shots will be available during the whole fair and are sponsored by the UD Young Alumni Network.

Dress for the job you want!

 

Please note: Photographs and/or video will be taken during the Fall Career & Internship Fairs.

By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform a Career Center staff member.

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Wealth Management Networking Night

wEALTH MANAGEMENT NETWORKING NIGHT

OCTOBER 7, 2019 • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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.

The 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 - 6:30pm

 

Registration is $100.00 per organization and includes 2 representatives.

We accept check and credit card payments for your participation.

Check Payments:

Make Payable to University of Delaware - Career Center

Career Center

401 Academy St.

Newark, DE 19716

Attn: Amy Rees

 

Cancellation & Refund Policy:

Cancellation Prior to September 13th, 2019 at 5:00pm – 100% Refund.


Cancellation between September 13th, 2019 after 5:00pm – September 27th, 2019 at 5:00pm – 75% Refund or 25% Due.


Cancellation after September 27th, 2019 at 5:00pm – no refund and full payment is expected

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

 

 

Parking Map & Information - Parking is available in the lot at the Trabant University parking garage. Complimentary parking instructions will be sent out closer to the event date.

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.

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.

 

Please note: Photographs and/or video will be taken during the Wealth Management Networking Night.

By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform a Career Services Center staff member.

 

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Careers in Behavioral Health & Nutrition Meetup

CAREERS IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
& NUTRITION MEETUP

OCTOBER 10, 2019 • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The event is intended to inform behavioral health and nutrition majors about the types of careers and industries that can be pursued with their education. You will be able to network with students regarding your career path, organization, and also to share internship and job openings.  Employers are encouraged to bring UD alumni that are currently working in your organization.  

The dress code is business casual. Light refreshments will be served.

The 2019 Careers in Behavioral Health & Nutrition Meetup will take place at University of Delaware's Newark Campus: 


Perkins Student Center - West Lounge
325 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716 

Daily Schedule:

  • Check-in for employers 5:00 - 5:45pm
  • Networking: 6:00 - 7:30pm

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 20th, 2019. Please send all cancellations in writing to Amy Rees at amyrees@udel.edu.

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 Map & Information - parking is available at Perkins Student Center Garage (401 Academy St.). Complimentary parking instructions will be sent closer to the event.

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.

What can you do with an education in health behavior science or nutrition? There are many careers in the industry and this event is intended to help you discover the right pathway for you! Speak to employers and alumni about their careers, the various career pathways in the behavioral health and nutrition industries and also about potential internship experiences!

To prepare, be sure to review the list of attending employers, bring plenty of copies of your resume, and be ready with a list of questions to ask!

Light refreshments will be served.

The suggested dress code is business casual.

 

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Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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