September 15 & 16, 2022
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 5th 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 FPAT, while Friday afternoon sessions will take place via Zoom.
Fall Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair
September 27th, 2022
Session 1: Computer Science and Engineering
12:00 – 4:00 pm (EST)
Session 2: Civil Engineering/Transportation Engineering/Infrastructure Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, and related non-engineering STEM majors
5:30 – 8:00 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 opens July 5th and available in the Handshake system.
All Majors Virtual Career Fair
November 9, 2022
Meet VIRTUALLY with employers to market your skills for future co-ops, internships and full-time positions. This event will be hosted on Handshake’s Virtual Career Fair platform. Employer registration is TBD and will be available in the Handshake system.
Career Fair Prep Events
Career Fair Prep Workshops
The Engineering Career and Co-op Office has four Career Fair prep workshops planned ahead of the Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair.
Co-op and Careers Lunch and Learn
Learn from fellow students who have completed co-ops about the application process, resumes, marketing yourself etc.
Check back for future events.
Year Round Career Development Resources
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.
On-Demand Career Development Workshops
The Career Development team has conducted several online workshops. You can find them in the YouTube videos below.
Career Events Presentation Spring 2021
How to write a quality letter
Career Fair Ready Resumes
How to Work UK's virtual career fairs
You got the position - now what?
Linked In workshop
Resume presentation for freshmen and transfer students
Utilizing Handshake - for University of KY students and alumni
Network in virtual times