Career and Professional Development hosts a variety of career fairs, employer information sessions, and career-related programs. All are open to the St. Edward's University community and alumni.

Our events bring employers from many different industries including government, nonprofit, local, startup and worldwide organizations.

We encourage you to subscribe to our weekly newsletter, The Career Insider, to stay in the loop on all upcoming recruiting events, fairs and meet-ups.

Career Events


Event Name



Wednesday, January 25

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Fleck Hall 314

Thursday, January 26

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Fleck Hall 314

Tuesday, January 31 

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

Mabee Ballrooms A & B

Thursday, February 2

 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Mabee Ballrooms A & B

Wednesday, February 8 

Nonprofit & Volunteer Fair 

9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m

Mabee Ballrooms 

Wednesday, February 8 

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

Mabee Ballrooms B & C 

Tuesday, February 14 

Mock Interview Days

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Brothers, Herndon, Ikard, & Bodine

Tuesday, February 21

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Carter Auditorium

Wednesday, February 22

Job Fair Prep Party

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Moody Hall Atrium

Thursday, February 23

Accounting Career Panel

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Fleck Hall 314

Thursday, February 23 

Intro to the CIA Workshop 

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 

JBWS Conference Room 180 

Thursday, March 2

12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Recreation & Convocation Center (RCC)

Week of March 20

KPMG On-Campus Interviews


Ragsdale Rooms - 3rd Floor

Thursday, March 23

Careers in the Environment

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Mabee Ballrooms A & B

Wednesday, March 29

Etiquette Dinner


Mabee Ballrooms B & C

Thursday, March 30

Online Career Fair

All Day

Meet-Up Lounge in MH 134/Online


During the academic year, Career and Professional Development hosts advisor guided meet-ups during the week. Each meet-up is designed to address common career-related concerns and questions. Typically 30-50 minutes long, meet-ups are generally held during the afternoon throughout Fall and Spring semesters. Students and alumni are welcomed to attend.

Tuesdays at 3 p.m.

Your resume is an important tool to market your experiences to prospective employers. This meet-up will cover how to tailor your resume for specific job positions or industries.

Wednesdays at 3 p.m.

Learn how to find internships, which ones to apply for and what to consider when deciding, and how to maximize each internship experience.

Thursdays at 3 p.m.

You’ve established your LinkedIn account, now what? Learn how to create an effective profile and the basics of using LinkedIn. Please bring your laptop and establish a LinkedIn account prior to attending.


Professional Community Events

Monday, January 9

Edward Shaw discusses how legal and political policies can impede an international cyber-investigation. We will also be announcing the two winners of our Marj M. Krueger (ISC)2 Austin Chapter Information Security scholarship, Ed had a 24-year career as Special Agent representing the FBI to all law enforcement and intelligence agencies in the Japanese government and is now a data privacy advisor.

Wednesday, January 18


You are invited to attend our upcoming career fair, attendance is free!  This will be a great opportunity to meet local, regional, and Fortune 500 Companies with immediate job openings in your area.  Our events are open to executive level experienced professionals as well as entry level and recent college graduates. This is your chance to meet directly with hiring managers!  Make sure to register so that companies can review your resume prior to attending the career fair.

Friday, January 20

LAGRANT Foundation Advertising Workshop

The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF), a nonprofit dedicated to increasing the number of ethnic minorities in the fields of advertising, marketing and public relations, is having a Career & Professional Development Workshop next Friday, January 20th from 12:00pm-2:30pm. The workshop will be hosted by W2O Group, an analytics-driven, creative marketing and communications firm, and will be located at their office in Austin, Texas (3000 E. Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78702).

To RSVP, interested students and young professionals should email their resume to Jessica Gresham, at jessicagresham [at], as soon as possible.

Tuesday, January 31

You'll meet face-to-face with hiring decision-makers from some of the areas top employers. Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, because they're here to hire. Walk in and start interviewing, it's that simple. Save time, money and effort interviewing with multiple companies in one day at one location. Many of these companies have several openings and are eager to meet with you. You're no longer just a piece of paper. Attend the career fair and get in front of decision-makers.