Information for Students

Smith Undergraduate Career Fair

September 17, 2020: 3-6 p.m. | Full-Time Roles
September 18, 2020: Noon-3 p.m. | Externships and Internships

Smith undergraduate majors, QUEST students, and Smith undergraduate alumni — don't miss Smith's largest recruiting event - now going virtual! Employers will be recruiting for externships, internships, and full-time opportunities for all business majors.

Event Details & Registration

This two-day virtual event will be hosted on a dynamic career fair platform that allows students to have meaningful connections with employers. Students will be able to create a profile and upload a resume, view employer profiles and job postings, and identify top companies. Employers will have a virtual booth where students can connect with company representatives in 1:1 and group video chats in real-time.

September 17: 3-6 p.m. | Full-Time Roles: Intended for graduating seniors or recent alumni seeking entry-level positions

September 18: Noon-3 p.m. | Externships and Internships: Intended for freshmen, sophomores and juniors seeking externships and internships

Registration will open mid-August.

Participating Organizations

Students will be able to view registered companies in advance of the fair. Past attendees have included: Accenture, Amazon.com, Bank of America, Bloomberg, Capital One, Central Intelligence Agency, Deloitte, EY, KPMG, Macy's, McCormick, Morgan Stanley, P&G, PepsiCo, PwC, Ross Stores, Stanley Black & Decker, Target, and Under Armour.

Tips for a Successful Career Fair

OCS recognizes that virtual fairs are new to many students. Workshops, tutorials and resources will be offered to help students get to know the fair platform, develop their virtual presence, and strategize their approach before, during and after the fair. Be sure to plan time to prepare so you can navigate the platform with ease, increase the value of your interactions with employers, and really show off your professional brand.

Review this guide for general career fair tips (that work in person or virtually!) and stay tuned for more information to get you ready to shine.

Questions?

For additional questions and information, please email smithocs-ug@umd.eduor meet with a career coach during a virtual coaching appointment or drop-in.