UA's Career Center: Your home for jobs and internships

UA CAREER SERVICES

Information for students and alumni

Search for jobs & internships

Explore our NEW online job database, Handshake, where 20-30 off-campus, full-time and part-time jobs and internships/co-ops are added daily.

Search for jobs on Handshake 

Build a resume

Resources

  • Focus2
    • Free, online questionnaire to help you define your interests and align them with majors and careers
  • What can I do with this major?
    • Connect majors to careers; learn about career areas, industries and strategies for each major
  • NACE salary calculator
    • Search for detailed information on salary data and ranges that can be personalized by location and degree
  • O*Net online
    • Search for occupations, explore careers and find specifics on required education, skills and training for your desired field
    • Content can also be used in building and tailoring your resume 
  • Ohio Means Jobs
    • Review in-demand careers in Ohio, search for jobs and internships, and practice mock interview questions
  • CareerShift
    • View comprehensive job postings and contact information for specific companies from a variety of sources

Upcoming Events

  • Engineering and Engineering Technology Career Fair

  • Tuesday, February 21st  | 10:00am-3:00pm  | Student Union 3rd Floor Ballrooms

    • Students: Pre-registration will begin Monday, January 23rd and continue through Friday, February 17th

      • To register, bring one hard copy of your resume to ASEC 224

  • UA Internship and Career Fair (Open to All majors except Engineering and Engineering Technology)

  • Wednesday, February 22nd  | 10:00am-2:30pm  | Student Union 3rd Floor Ballrooms

    • Students: no pre-registration needed. View the list of attending Employers online via Handshake

  • Part-time/Seasonal Job Fairs (part-time, seasonal or full-time non-degreed jobs for students)

  • Tuesday, March 14th and Wednesday, March 22nd | 11:00am-2:00pm  | Student Union 2nd Floor  Concourse

    • Students: no pre-registration needed

  • Nursing Networking Night

  • Wednesday, March 1st | 4:00pm-6:00pm  | Student Union 3rd Floor 

    • Nursing Students: Pre-register and view a list of attending employers online via Handshake
  • Social Work Career Fair

  • Wednesday, March 8th | 11:00am-2:00pm  | Student Union 3rd Floor Ballroom A

    • Social Work Students: no pre-registration needed. View list of attending Employers online via Handshake
  • Northeast Ohio Teacher Education Day (NOTED) Job Fair 

  • Tuesday, April 4th | 8:00am-5:00pm  | John S. Knight Center

    • UA Education Students and Alumni: no registration needed

  • Etiquette Dinner

  • Wednesday, April 12th| 5:00pm-7:00pm  | Student Union 3rd Floor Ballrooms

    • Students: Registration required online via Handshake

      • Cost: $5.00

Career services for students

  • Meet with a Career advisor
  • Choosing a major and career path
  • Resume and cover letter writing skills
  • Interview preparation and Mock interviews
  • Finding relevant learning opportunities such as internships and co-ops
  • Part-time employment while in college
  • Preparation for graduate school
  • Professional job search strategies

Focus2: Explore majors and careers

Focus2 is a free tool to help you define your interests and align them with majors and careers. Complete the self-assessments and explore the right major for you.

Explore careers on Focus2

On-campus student jobs & work-study

Find on-campus student employment opportunities here.

Career Fair