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



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

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

Wednesday, April 5 - Monday, April 10

Registration Quick Fix

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Moody Hall Atrium

Monday, April 10 & Tuesday, April 11

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Ragsdale Lobby

Wednesday, April 12

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

Ragsdale Lobby

Tuesday, April 18 - Wednesday, May 17

Beyond the Hilltop Kicks Off!

All Day

May 2017 Graduates Check Your Email

Tuesday, April 18

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Fleck 314

Thursday, April 20

Online Career Fair

All Day

Meet-Up Lounge in MH 134/Online

Thursday, April 20

Pre-Law Advising Orientation Session

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

Fleck 111


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


Tuesday, April 4

Are you an entrepreneur starting a new company? Recently moved your company to Austin? Come hear an overview from an experienced entrepreneur and angel investor and get a chance to introduce yourself and ask questions.

Tuesday, April 4

Come grab a beverage, a snack and some NMM swag, and find out why our conferees call NMM, "The Most Exciting Media Conference Around! A Mind Blowing Experience! Plus, you'll receive the NMM registration discount code for First Time Attendees! We look forward to meeting you!

Wednesday, April 5

All students are invited to attend this event in the Texas Union Ballroom from 11 am - 2 pm. Professional dress is strongly encouraged.

Wednesday, April 5

Whether you're an entrepreneur starting a new company, recently moved your company to Austin, or are an existing startup here in ATX, this is an event you won't want to miss. Capital Factory is granting you exclusive access to connect with our corporate partners. Find out how you can work with giants to grow your business.

Tuesday, April 11

Have you ever wondered: How do I talk to industry leaders that I admire? Wish you knew how to build connections that could lead to job opportunities? Want to reach out to someone that works at your dream company, without coming off like a creep? Join FindSpark for an action-packed, FREE virtual workshop, “The Art of the Informational Interview” on Tuesday, April 11th from 8:00-9:00pm ET/ 7:00 pm - 8 pm (CST).

Tuesday, April 18

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, 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.

Monday, April 24

Founders Academy Essentials is a 5-day lunch-n-learn curriculum designed specifically for driven entrepreneurs that are passionate about their business potential. Whether you're working on your MVP and preparing for launch or already generating revenue, you will be exposed to fundamental insights and tools to help dramatically increase your odds of success.

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.

Wednesday, May 10

Want to level up in your career, or company? Looking to take ownership of more projects or larger teams? Not sure how to present the case of your promotion to your boss? Learn how to get promoted in your role, or company, and show your company that you have what it takes to move up within it. Join FindSpark for a virtual event that’ll help you learn how to demonstrate your commitment, negotiate salary, and prove that you deserve that promotion.

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!