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Career Development Events

Career Connections

September 9 & 10, 2021
Employer volunteers are here to help you get your resume and your interview skills ready for the career fair. You can sign up starting September 1 by searching for keyword "connections" in the job search tool of Handshake, applying for the position and then you will get an email asking you to sign up for a timeslot. All meetings on Thursday and on Friday morning will take place in person in the James and Gay Hardymon Center for Student Success on the 3rd floor of F. Paul Anderson Tower. The Friday afternoon meetings will take place via zoom.

Fall Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair

September 21, 2021 from 12–4 pm (EST)
Meet with employers to market your skills for future co-ops, internships and full-time positions. We plan to host this event in person at the Bill Gatton Student Center on UK's campus. Event registration will go live in the summer. Employer registration is currently live and available in the Handshake system.

Graduating College of Engineering Students' Evening with Industry

September 20. 2021, 7–9 pm (EST)
An event exclusively for our graduating students (BS, MS, Ph.D. and Engineering MBA), invited students have the opportunity to meet with companies seeking to hire full-time engineers on the night before the career fair. You should receive an invitation from the Society of Women Engineers early in the semester. Registration is required. Please contact kim.sayre@uky.


Career Fair and Job Search Prep Events

Engineering Resume Review/Interview Practice

Schedule an appointment with the Engineering Career and Co-op Office in advance using the Handshake platform. Go to Career Center and make an appointment.

Schedule an Appointment

Career Peers and Workshops

The Engineering Career and Co-op Office has a few Career Fair prep workshops and meetings planned ahead of the Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair.

Co-op and Careers Lunch and Learn

September 1, 8 & 15
Learn from fellow students who have completed co-ops about the application process, resumes, marketing yourself etc.

Career Fair Prep Workshops

September 2, 8 14, & 15
Learn from fellow students who have completed co-ops about the application process, resumes, marketing yourself etc.

On-demand Career Development Workshops

Our team has conducted several online workshops to help our students. Find them in the YouTube playlist below.