Career Events

Register to attend the career events below through your Handshake account.


Law School Recruitment Forum

Whether you are interested in becoming a partner in a law firm or the next attorney general, law school is the first step. All UWF students interested in exploring law school options are encouraged to attend this university-wide event. Students can learn how to apply to law schools, gain advice on how to set yourself apart from other applicants, and network with law school admissions officers from regional and national law schools.

Law School Recruitment Forum
Feb. 1 | 1–4 p.m.
UWF Conference Center

Set yourself up for success! Follow these guidelines to impress employers:

  • Business casual or business professional attire is expected
  • Bring multiple copies of your résumé for employers
  • Research employers before the event so you can ask insightful and relevant questions

 This event is free for attendees and open to the public.


 

Argos Suit Up

The JCPenney Suit Up program is a national initiative that allows students and alumni to purchase professional wear at discounted prices. UWF partners with the local JCPenney to provide an evening at the store exclusively for UWF students and alumni to receive a 40 percent off coupon for any purchase of eligible professional clothing. The coupon applies an additional discount to clothing, including items already marked down.

For information on financial assistance available to current UWF students and alumni, visit the Argos Suit Up page.

Argos Suit Up
Feb. 17 | 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
JCPenney, 7171 N Davis Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32504


 

Spring Business Career Expo

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet dozens of companies and organizations with full-timeCo-Op, or internship positions at the Business Career Expo. Students and alumni are able to network with employers who are actively seeking business, marketing, advertising, hospitality, management and/or information systems majors. This event conveniently takes place in the College of Business (Building 76A), making it easy to visit with employers before, after, or between classes.

Business Career Expo
Feb. 20 | noon–3 p.m.
College of Business (Building 76A)

Set yourself up for success! Follow these guidelines to impress employers:

  • Business professional attire is expected
  • Bring multiple copies of your résumé for employers
  • Research employers before the event so you can ask insightful and relevant questions

Career events are open to current students and alumni only.


 

Spring Science & Engineering Employer Showcase

The Spring Science & Engineering Employer Showcase connects students in engineering, math, science and technology majors with regional employers looking to fill internshipfull-time employment or Co-Op positions. This event conveniently takes place in the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering (Building 4), making it easy to visit with employers before, after, or between classes.

Science & Engineering Employer Showcase
Feb. 27 | noon–3 p.m.
Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering (Building 4)

Set yourself up for success! Follow these guidelines to impress employers:

  • Business professional attire is expected
  • Bring multiple copies of your résumé for employers
  • Research employers before the event so you can ask insightful and relevant questions

 Career events are open to current students and alumni only.


 

All Majors Career & Internship Fair

The All Majors Career & Internship Fair is a university-wide career event for on-campus and regional employers interested in hiring UWF students and alumni to fill full-timeCoOp, and internship opportunities. If you are seeking one of these opportunities over the summer, do not hesitate to attend this event.

All Majors Career & Internship Fair
March 27 | noon–3 p.m.
University Commons Auditorium

Set yourself up for success! Follow these guidelines to impress employers:

  • Business professional attire is expected
  • Bring multiple copies of your résumé for employers
  • Research employers before the event so you can ask insightful and relevant questions

Career events are open to current students and alumni only.


 

Career Event Strategies

Set yourself up for success! Follow these guidelines to impress employers:

  • Business casual or business professional attire is expected
  • Bring multiple copies of your résumé for employers
  • Research employers before the event so you can ask insightful and relevant questions

Visit uwf.edu/career for additional information on preparing for a career or graduate school fair. Career events are open to current students and alumni only.


The University of West Florida supports an inclusive learning environment for all students. If there are aspects of our program that hinder your full participation, reasonable accommodations can be arranged. Prior to receiving accommodations, you must register with the Student Accessibility Resources by filling out an Enrollment Application. Appropriate accommodations will be determined based on the documented needs of the student. For information regarding the registration process, e-mail sar@uwf.edu or call (850) 474-2387.