Winter 2020 Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair

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Date: January 30, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center | Map
5050 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202
Category: Career Event

College of Engineering Career Fair -  Winter 2020

Date: Thursday, January 30, 2020

EARLY ACCESS Time: 11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. 
(only open to active engineering student organization members with a ticket*)
OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Location: WSU Student Center, 2nd Floor (Ballroom)

Student RSVP is not required, please check-in once you arrive at the career fair.
If at all possible please remember to leave your backpacks and roll-bags at home or in your car for this event. 

Held each winter, the Engineering & Computer Science Career Fair is for engineering and computer science students and alumni seeking a full-time job,internship, co-op or part-time experience in the field of engineering. This is an opportunity for you to present yourself professionally in person to a potential employer, while showcasing your communication skills.  The keys to a successful job fair experience are preparation and follow up. 

Here is a checklist to help you get prepared:

  • Research the list of participating employers through Handshake
  • Attend the Preparing for the Job & Internship Fair Seminar (watch emails for dates/times)
  • Get your resume reviewed  (watch emails for dates/times)
  • Prepare your 30 second introduction
  • Make sure you have a suit, padfolio, and copies of your resume!
  • Don't forget to ask for business cards at the job fair so you can follow up with thank-you notes.

A list of companies (including majors they're seeking) is on Handshake to help you prepare for the event.

*Students in student organizations need to speak with their org leaders to gain "Early Bird Access" passes.