AUGUST 2-3

12th November, 2021

Mark your calendars now12/11/2021 10:00 AM12/11/2021 01:00 PM America/New_York Spring Career Fair Hosted by UMGC's Office of Career Services http://umgc.vfairs.com/ UMUC false MM/DD/YYYY
NO TRAVEL NEEDED

NO TRAVEL NEEDED

Participate from wherever you are

GUEST EXPERTS

Premier Employers

Seeking to hire UMGC talent

LEARN & NETWORK

LEARN & NETWORK

Explore resources, chat with hiring managers, and grow your network

Join us for a Virtual Recruiter Session for a chance to talk with recruitment managers from Counter Threat Solutions, General Dynamics Information Technology, Comcast, Defense Information Sytems Agency (DISA), Castro & Company, Best Buy, BAE Systems, Robert Half, Cognosante, PSI Pax Inc. These premier employers are actively seeking UMGC students and alumni to fill a number of job openings and paid internships around the country. Positions are available in communications, business management, cyber, information technology, human resources, finance, logistics, customer service and more. Registration is required.

If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, e-mail accessibilityservices@umgc.edu or call 240-684-2287. Please allow a minimum of 72 business hours prior to the event for us to process your request.

ABOUT THE VIRTUAL RECRUITER SESSION

Premier organizations are seeking UMGC talent!

  • Explore employer information and opportunities to find your best career fit.
  • Upload your best resume. (Access VMock in CareerQuest for resume feedback.) This is your first impression to the employer and you want it to be perfect!
  • Gain a competitive advantage by learning more about the participating organizations from recruiters who may review your materials.
  • If selected by a recruiter, they may engage with you through one-on-one text and audio/video based conversations during the recruiter session
  • This event is complimentary and open to all UMGC students and alumni. We encourage you to explore the career possibilities available.

Resume required and LinkedIn profile very strongly advised. Learn more about using the VFairs Virtual Event Platform by watching this video:

Prepare
PREPARE

Attend a Live Prep Session by UMGC’s Career Advising Specialists to learn more about what to expect and how to prepare.

Prepare
EMPLOYERS

Employers will be available to chat between the hours of 10–1 p.m. EDT during the Recruiter Session.

Click here to view a list of participating employers.

Prepare
PREVIEW

Check out this short video to learn more about what to expect, how to use the online event platform and how to be successful!

Click here to access video.

EMPLOYERS

Frequently Asked Questions

a. Yes, you’ll need to register for this online event. Simply follow the link at the top of the page and submit your information. Then you’ll receive an email confirming your registration for the event.
a. This event is for current students and alumni of University of Maryland Global Campus.
a. No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have access to the internet.
a. No. Some employers may have the ability to request a video chat, but it is not required in order to participate.
a. Yes, this event is an opportunity to interact with recruiters in a group chat and to have your resume considered for open and future positions. Chat may include topics such as current open positions and company culture. Recruiters will initiate chats with the candidates of most interest to them at this time.