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

Date

Event Name

Time

Location

Tuesday, February 14 

Mock Interview Days

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Brothers, Herndon, Ikard, & Bodine

Wednesday, February 15

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Lobby of Ragsdale, 2nd floor

Tuesday, February 21

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

Carter Auditorium

Wednesday, February 22

11:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Moody Hall 134

Wednesday, February 22

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

Moody Hall Atrium

Thursday, February 23

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

Fleck Hall 314

Thursday, February 23 

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

TBA

Ragsdale Rooms - 3rd Floor

Thursday, March 23

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

Mabee Ballrooms A & B

Tuesday, March 28

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

UT School of Law

Wednesday, March 29

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

Mabee Ballrooms B & C

Thursday, April 20

Online Career Fair

All Day

Meet-Up Lounge in MH 134/Online

Meet-Ups

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

Saturday, March 11

Are you new to the Austin Startup Community? Thinking about moving here? Trying to figure out how to plug in? Come hear a comprehensive overview from a local community leader and get a chance to introduce yourself and ask questions.

Saturday, March 11 - Sunday, March 12

Join General Assembly and SXSW at the AT&T Conference Center for 2 days of FREE classes on today's hottest tech topics. Saturday March 11 and Sunday March 12, you'll have access to some of our most popular classes in web development, data analytics, data science, digital marketing, business development, user experience design and more. You'll learn new skills from seasoned practitioners and leave with the know-how to meet the next milestone in your professional life.

Saturday, March 11 - Sunday, March 12

This event is free. Join SXSW as we continue to inspire and connect professionals from around the world with the SXSW Job Market, presented by the Publicis Groupe, from Saturday, March 11 – Sunday, March 12. A convenient meeting spot for innovative thinkers and equally innovative companies, the Job Market enables these professionals to match their skills with 21st century, cutting-edge employers.

Learn useful job-hunting information at the Job Market Stage, which features talks from industry leaders covering the latest trends, techniques, and perspectives in the world of talent acquisition.

Monday, March 13

Join us as we showcase the best in startups and more that this city’s technology community has to offer. Last year we had more than 90 companies and 12,000+ registered crawlers. This year is going to be just as awesome. Grab a group of friends and take the shuttle from stop to stop for a free beverage, to drop off a resume, see innovative office spaces and explore Austin's startup scene.
 

Wednesday, March 15

Register today for Best Hires Austin Job Fair. The Austin Career Fair will be your opportunity to meet with some of the city’s top hiring companies. Attending the Austin Job Fair will give you the chance to interview and find out about hundreds of jobs available in your local area. Dress for success and bring plenty of resumes to the Austin job fair. Walk in the event and start meeting and interviewing with dozens of employers, it's that easy.

Tuesday, March 21

Are you still looking for that golden career opportunity that will allow you to build a solid future for yourself and your family? United Career Fairs can help! We have over 20 years of experience in connecting candidates just like you with hiring managers at companies ranging from small local businesses clear on up to Fortune 500 corporations. Register now to attend our upcoming career fair in the Austin area!

Tuesday, March 21

Dash is the easiest tool to learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Come meet and work alongside other hackers in the making as we navigate our way through fun online tutorials. You'll walk away with a better understanding of front-end web development and will meet like-minded friends who are also new to code. You'll also build something awesome along the way. This will be a casual, self-paced session with pizza and beer.

Thursday, March 23

We've partnered with The Austin Public library system to offer FREE practical skill classes in tech, design and business for people of all ages to develop confidence in their computer skills & grow more comfortable in today's digital world. Join us at the library location closest to you for classes on Web Development, User Experience Design, Digital Marketing, Pitching your Business, Mobile Apps, Product Management, Social Media, and Visual Design.

In this edition, learn the basics of Web Development for the novice!

Wednesday, March 29

This is the highly anticipated Austin Digital Jobs Group analog event - come learn more about what gigs are available, bring your resume, and yes, have a beer - this is a relaxed environment with no self-important speakers, just people looking to employ and be employed.

Recruiters and employees have paid your door fees, so come mingle for free!

Wednesday, March 29

The City of Austin will host the CAREER EXPO to help build a stronger and more vibrant community by providing opportunities for employers to fill their openings and for attendees to find gainful employment.

The 2017 Career Expo is scheduled for Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road. No registration for attendees is required and the event is free and open to the public

Saturday, April 22

The fourth annual Women's Empowerment Conference (WE Con) is April 22 at ACC Eastview. WE Con continues its tradition of bringing workshops and panels determined by women in the community. This year's theme Healing & Resistance includes workshops on immigration rights, motherhood, reproductive justice, healing through art, and more. WE Con is a bilingual event with some workshops in Spanish, and English-Spanish interpretation will be available. There are also workshops for and lead by teens, and complimentary childcare.

Thursday, April 27

We've partnered with The Austin Public library system to offer FREE practical skill classes in tech, design and business for people of all ages to develop confidence in their computer skills & grow more comfortable in today's digital world. Join us at the library location closest to you for classes on Web Development, User Experience Design, Digital Marketing, Pitching your Business, Mobile Apps, Product Management, Social Media, and Visual Design.

In this edition, learn the basics of User Experience for the novice! This is an ideal 101 class for someone who has heard the term UX and maybe even understand the basics, but is not sure what it really means to them. Developers, Business People and Designers may especially benefit from this survey of a rapidly developing field.

Saturday, May 27

The Success Bootcamp 2017 is an event designed with a single point agenda of: WHERE YOU WANT TO BE- FROM WHERE YOU ARE! Be a part of the event where our stellar line-up of leaders will share the systems and strategies that are going to level up your life. At the event, the leaders will be talking nothing short of TOTAL alignment with your deepest goals, juiciest desires and the life you actually want. Looking to meet successful people, start your own business, transform your career and life, well. The Success Bootcamp 2017 is for you!