Career Services

Events

Career Services offers interactive events, both large and small, that connect students, employers, and alumni. Find additional career events on Handshake and the Michigan Tech Event Calendar

Fall 2019

Resume Lab for First Years

Sept 11

Resume Lab for First-Years

12p.m. - 2p.m. | Admin 220

While settling into your first semester, it's time to think about building your college resume and learn how to add project experience, campus involvement, and part-time employment. Bring a laptop and work on your resume during this interactive advising session.


Fox Cities Region Day

Sept 12

Fox Cities Region Day

11a.m. - 2p.m. | CareerFEST Tent

Do you have a destination after graduation? How about before graduation? Discover your future in the Fox Cities! Come and meet premier Fox Cities employers ready to hire. Check out the opportunities, the music, and a variety of samples from the Fox Cities region!


Update Your Resume for Grad Students

Sept 16

How to Update Your Resume (Grad Students)

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Admin 220

Learn how to incorporate graduate experience into your resume at this group advising session.


Energy/Construction/Civil Day

Sept 17

Energy/Construction/Civil Day

11a.m. - 2p.m. | CareerFEST Tent

Explore careers and connect with company reps from the energy, construction, and civil industry.


Resume and Interview Blitz

Sept 17

Resume & Interview Blitz

3p.m. - 5p.m. | MUB Commons

Strengthen your resume or interview skills with help from industry and campus professionals. Bring a hard copy of your resume to this informal event for 15 minutes of invaluable advice.


Resume Lab for Grad Students

Sept 18

Resume Lab for Grad Students

12p.m. - 2p.m. | Admin 220

Don't update your resume alone. Bring your laptop and work on your resume during this advising session. Get basic formatting and content tips and learn how to add recent project experience to your developing resume.


Prep for Career Fair Workshop

Sept 18

Prep for Career Fair Workshop

5p.m. - 6p.m. | Admin 220

Learn about all things Career Fair - what to wear, how to approach employers, personal introductions, and more.


Steel Day

Sept 19

Steel Day

11a.m. - 2p.m. | CareerFEST Tent

Explore opportunities in the steel industry.


Resume & Interview Blitz

Sept 19

Resume & Interview Blitz

3p.m. - 5p.m. | MUB Commons

Strengthen your resume or interview skills with help from industry and campus professionals. Bring a hard copy of your resume to this informal event for 15 minutes of invaluable advice.


Business Careers Day

Sept 23

Business Careers Day

11a.m. - 2p.m. | CareerFEST Tent

Explore careers in finance, accounting, economics, marketing, human resources, IT, and supply chain.


Career Fair Cookout

Sept 24

Career Fair Cookout

11a.m. - 2p.m. | CareerFEST Tent

Meet company reps before Career Fair in this casual setting. All the opportunities, minus the stress.


Career Fair

Sept 25

Career Fair

12p.m. - 5p.m. | SDC

You've done the preparation. Now it's time to find your opportunity. Good luck!

 

Career Fair First-Timers Tours are available at every hour beginning at 12pm. Career Fair can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Take the tour to get a bird's eye view of the fair before going in. Tour guides will be waiting near the ticket office to begin.


Interview Day

Sept 26

Interview Day

9a.m. - 4p.m. | Locations Vary

 


Aerospace Day

Oct 1

Aerospace Day

11a.m. - 2p.m. | TBA

Explore careers and meet company reps in the aerospace industry.


Career Fair

Career Fair

Our biannual Career Fair is open to all students and all majors. It's one of the largest in the country, bringing more than 400 companies and 2,000 recruiters to campus each year.

Students, triumphant after beating the escape room

Escape Room

Recruiters are looking for students with teamwork, problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication skills. Career Services took a creative approach to help students recognize these skills; They engineered an escape room. 

Industry Days

Industry Days

Companies come to campus to show off their latest technologies- like autonomous vehicles and manufacturing robotics. 

Handshake Genius Bar

Handshake Genius Bar

Students establish a Handshake profile, upload their résumé, search for jobs, and prepare for Career Fair at our pop up Handshake Genius Bars.

Students presenting the "SaniStore Kitchen UV Sanitizer Box" at the Consumer Products Challenge

Consumer Products Challenge

Students prototype a new consumer product and pitch it to our corporate sponsors. The top three teams win cash prizes and the chance to represent Michigan Tech at a national competition.

Resume Blitz

Résumé Blitz

Industry representatives and campus professionals review over 300 résumés the week before Career Fair.

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