Career & Internship Services

U of M Job & Internship Fair

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10 am to 4 pm - Minneapolis Convention Center

Important Deadlines:

  • Friday, February 12 - Last day to pre-register online for $10 + free lunch vs pay-at-door $25 and no lunch
  • Tuesday, February 16 - Last day to sign up for the free bus from UMD
  • Wednesday, Feb 17 - Last day to drop your resume to employers in GoldPASS

Over 300 organizations will be attending. This is your LAST CHANCE to attend a general (all majors) job fair this semester.

You MUST prepare ahead of time:

  • Search the Attending Employers list and identify those you want to connect with.
  • Research each organization - know what they do, what they are offering, and why you are interested in them.
  • Prepare your resume
  • Practice your "elevator speech"
  • Line up a professional outfit to wear
  • Use the U of M Guidebook app to navigate the venue


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"The mission of UMD Career and Internship Services is to empower students and alumni to discover, develop, evaluate, and implement their unique professional goals as they prepare for careers in an evolving global workforce."

Professionally trained counselors are available to assist students in all aspects of the career/life planning process, from choosing a major to carrying out a job search.