Career Services

Our team helps students and alumni explore and reach career goals. We connect you to employers for internships, jobs and careers.

UPDATE for 2020-2021:

Virtual and in-person appointments (for students and alumni) — Mon - Fri from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Many virtual events are being planned:

  • Employer recruiting events, Career Fairs, Part-Time Job Fairs, On-Campus Student Employment Job Fair, networking events, Etiquette event, and JCPenney Suit-Up Event.

Available again:

  • Career Closet: Students can borrow a professional jacket.
  • Career Lab: Laptops are available for students to work on a resume or a career search with guided assistance.

NEW for 2020-2021:

  • Micro-Internship Opportunities: Career Services has a new partnership with Parker Dewey for micro-internship opportunities for our students and recent graduates. Micro-internships are short-term projects or “gigs” that are typically much shorter than traditional internships and are often remote.
  • Employer Toolkit: A multifaceted list of virtual recruiting events and activities offered to employers to encourage them to connect with our students and alumni.

92%

UA's overall placement rate
for Spring 2018 graduates

$48,596

Average starting salary of bachelor's degree graduates
without experiential learning

$54,596

Average starting salary of bachelor's degree graduates
WITH experiential learning

See more career outcomes from the Spring 2018 graduates

Contact Career Services


Locations:

Student Union, Rm 211
Polsky, Rm 451
Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, Rm 126
College of Business Administration, Rm 260

Phone: 330-972-7747

Email: career@uakron.edu

Career Lab:
Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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