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Attending a career fair or networking event can be one of the most beneficial things you can do as a student. Attendance allows you to make face-to-face, real-time connections with employers seeking the talent they need for jobs and internships. Make a plan to attend multiple career fairs so you can get comfortable presenting yourself, learning about potential positions and career opportunities.

UWO 2023 Internship & Career Fair

 

Wednesday,March 1, 2023
11:30 – 3:30 pm

Kolf Physical Education and Sports Center
785 High Ave.

The Career Fair on the Fox is a bi-annual career fair sponsored by UW Oshkosh Career & Professional Development.

  • Connect with employers to learn about the following opportunities: full- and part-time positions, internships, co-ops, practicums, volunteering and networking opportunities.
  • Explore educational opportunities available through technical, undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.
  • Network with employers.
  • Find information on the Handshake Career Fair page.

By attending the Internship & Career Fair, students will be able to:

  • Identify employers based on their career interests (career research, internship/job search, networking, etc).
  • Practice connecting with professionals (networking) and their personal pitch
  • Make career decisions based on the outcomes of their interactions at the fair

Professional dress is expected.
View the list of attending employers by visiting Handshake

Save the Date: Fall 2023 -TBA

Healthcare Career Fair

Date: October 24, 2022

Time: 12:30–3 p.m.

Location: Reeve Memorial Union Ballrooms

Interested in careers in the healthcare industry? This fair is for you! 

Whether you are graduating and need to make connections for full-time employment or are a student looking to network in the healthcare industry, this fair is for you. Learn about CNA opportunities, internship/externships, and job opportunities in the healthcare industry!

  • Network with employers one on one.
  • Sign up for the Career Fair. You may still attend the fair even if you don’t preregister.

2023 UWO WERF East Education Fair

Date: March 16, 2023

Time: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

Location: Reeve Memorial Union Ballrooms

Interested in careers in the education industry? This fair is for you!

Whether you are graduating and need to make connections for full-time employment or are a student looking to network in the education industry, this fair is for you. Learn about teaching opportunities!

Sign up on Handshake.   Questions call (920) 424-2181.

Nonprofit - Social Assistance Virtual Fair

Date: TBD

Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Interested in careers in the Nonprofit industry? This fair is for you!

Whether you are an underclassman looking for  part-time or seasonal  employment or are a student looking to network in the non-profit industry, this fair is for you. Learn about these exciting opportunities!

 

Helpful articles to guide you through the process.

To participate: Sign up on Handshake.  Make sure your Handshake profile is updated and that you have an approved, visible resume posted to your account. You can RSVP for group sessions (if being held) or individual time slots where you can interact with organization representatives. If you take a slot, please plan to attend. You may register and participate on the day of the event as well. Questions call 920.424.2181

Titan Fest and UW Oshkosh Student Opportunity Fair

Date: Sept. 5, 2023

Time: 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Location: Held outside on the Academic Mall (Between Dempsey and Polk Library)

Looking for a campus club/org to get involved in, volunteer experience or a part-time job on or off campus? Attend the Titan Fest and Student Opportunity Fair, taking place the Tuesday before classes begin.

Career & Professional Development will be hosting employers hiring for both on-campus and off-campus part-time jobs. So, if you are looking to make some extra cash during the academic year, this is the place to be!

Please go to Handshake for more information on the fair.

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN OSHKOSH
Career & Professional Development

(920) 424-2181
career@uwosh.edu

Student Success Center, Suite 125
750 Elmwood Ave.
Oshkosh, WI 54901

Oshkosh Campus

  • M–Th: 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • F: 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

 

Fond du Lac and Fox Cities Campus Solution Centers

  • Wednesdays: 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Services only offered when classes are in session

UWO 2023 Internship & Career Fair

 

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
11:30 - 3:30 pm

Kolf Physical Education and Sports Center
785 High Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54901

Over 130 employers/universities and more than 600 job seekers!

Internship & Career Fair is a biannual career fair, held every fall and spring. Network and interview with students and alumni searching for:

  • Full-Time positions
  • Internships
  • Co-ops
  • Practicums
  • Volunteering
  • Networking opportunities

Registration Instructions | Register on Handshake

Career & Professional Development will be hosting the fair at Kolf Sports Center.

  • Your booth will be reserved once your payment is received. Any cancellations must be received via email to career@uwosh.edu before or on February 3, 2023 will be refunded minus the $32 processing fee. Cancellations received after this date will not be refunded.
  • Career fair no-shows will still be billed.
  • All representatives need to have a Handshake account to participate. 
  • Please complete all company information upon registration.
  • The registration process will occur through the organization’s account withinthe  Handshake program.
  • Some of this information will be published online and available via the fair app.
  • Once a reservation is made you are responsible for payment.
  • Submitting an online registration triggers acknowledgment of the organization’s financial responsibilities for all fees associated with the event. All fees paid will be refunded ONLY if the registration is canceled by the applicable date.
  • Registrations after February 3, 2023, must pay at the time of reservation after approval.
  • No refunds are given to organizations that “no show” the day of the event for any reason.
  • Any organization, whose registration fees have not been received by the day of the event, MUST pay said fees by credit card, check, or cash at the time of event check-in.

Schedule of Events

 Booths are 10×10, contain 1 high-top 8′ table and 2 directors chairs lunch for two.

  • Light  Lunch  will  be  provided.
  • Set up: 10:30 a.m. –11:30
  • Career Fair: 11:30  – 3:30 p.m.
  • Take Down: 3:30 p.m.  We expect you to adhere to the schedule.

Career Fair Rates

SAVE $75 - Early Bird Special: Booth rate is $375.00 for registrations made AND paid by Friday, 01.20.23. If the early bird rate is unpaid on 01.21.2023, the rate will be raised to the full price rate.

  • Early Bird Rate (paid on or before 01.20.23)$375.00 
  • Full Price (paid after 01.20.23) $450.00
  • Non-Profit (501 (c)3 number required) & Government Rate $250.00
  • If Electricity is needed for your booth please contact Jodi Kalmus.  There will be an additional fee of $50. 
  • Important: Please complete all company information upon registration. Some of this information will be published online via Handshake and will assist students in learning about your company and open positions.

    Please be advised: You may only bring  2 representatives if you have a single booth or 4 representatives if you have a double booth. Please register accordingly.

    Any cancellations received on or before February 3, 2023, via email to career@uwosh.edu will be refunded less a $32.00 processing fee.
    Cancellations received after February 3, 2023 will not be refunded. If UW Oshkosh closes due to inclement weather or any other unforeseen campus emergency, the event will be canceled and up to 50% of the organization’s registration fee will be refunded. For official news of UW Oshkosh closings, please consult the main UW Oshkosh website or the Career & Professional Development website.

      Save the Date!

      Fall 2023 Internship Career Fair 

      Wednesday, September 1, 2023

      2023 UWO WERF East Education Fair

      Date: March 16, 2023

      Time: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

      Location: Reeve Memorial Union Ballrooms

      Cost to Participate: $75

      Register on: Handshake

      For questions regarding this event or your Handshake account, please contact Career & Professional Development at (920) 424-2181 or email career@uwosh.edu.

      Healthcare Career Fair

      Date: October  24, 2022

      Time: 12:30–3 p.m.

      Location: Reeve Memorial Union  

      Cost: $85

      Register on: Handshake

      For questions regarding this event or your Handshake account, please contact Career & Professional Development at (920) 424-2181 or email career@uwosh.edu.

      Non-Profit - Social Assistance Virtual Career Fair

      Date: TBD

      Time: 

      Location: Virtual / Handshake 

      Cost: $25.00

      Register on: Handshake

      Virtual Fairs in Handshake: A Guide for Employers
      Video: How to Set a Schedule for a Virtual Fair

      For questions regarding this event or your Handshake account, please contact Career & Professional Development at (920) 424-2181 or email career@uwosh.edu.

      Titan Fest & Student Opportunity Fair

      Tuesday, Sept. 5th, 2023
      11 a.m.–2 p.m.
      This is an outside event, be prepared for the weather of the day.

      Career & Professional Development will be participating in the Student Opportunities fair.  This is an excellent opportunity for organizations looking to fill part-time positions during the school year. Network with students searching for part-time positions. This is an outside event held on the academic mall, be prepared for the weather of the day.

       

      Registration Instructions
      Log in to Handshake and click on “Fairs”. (If you do not have an account, you will need to create one. Your account may take up to one business day to be processed and activated.)

      Table Information and Rates
      A fee of $80 will be charged for participation in the fair to cover costs.

      Please note: Registration fees are due by TBD, or upon registration approval.  Any cancellations made on or before Aug. 1, will be refunded less a $15.00 processing fee. Cancellations made after this date will not be refunded.