Career Events

Career events are open to current UWF students & alumni only. You can find more information about these and other events in Handshake.


Part-Time Job Fair

Sept. 5 | 1–4 p.m.
University Commons Auditorium

The Part-Time Job Fair is a great opportunity to recruit candidates for all part-time, internships and seasonal opportunities in the Pensacola area. This event is scheduled strategically during the second week of classes, providing students enough time to begin searching for positions that will work with their class schedules! Historically, the Part-Time Job Fair has been our highest attended event each year, averaging 300 student attendees! You won’t want to miss this opportunity to highlight your organization and opportunities.

Local employers and UWF departments are invited to register for this event.

Deadline for registration: August 29, 2018

Cancellation Deadline:
 (2 Weeks prior to event) -  August 19, 2018

Contact

Stephanie Dwyer
Assistant Director, Community and Employer Engagement 

Phone: (850) 474-2254
E-mail: sdwyer@uwf.edu

 

Professional and Graduate School Expo


Sept. 26 | noon-3 p.m.
University Commons Auditorium

We are pleased to invite you to attend UWF’s Professional & Graduate School Expo. Institutional representatives from graduate and professional schools are invited to showcase unique programs of study and maximize your recruiting efforts with UWF students and alumni. This is an excellent opportunity to share your institution’s admissions requirements and provide guidance for students advancing their education. With more than 8,000 students attending UWF, it’s an event you won’t want to miss!

Deadline for registration: September 19, 2018

Cancellation Deadline:
 (2 Weeks prior to event) - September 12, 2018

Contact

Stephanie Dwyer
Assistant Director, Community and Employer Engagement 

Phone: (850) 474-2254
E-mail: sdwyer@uwf.edu

 

Fall Science & Engineering Employer Showcase

Oct. 3 | noon–3 p.m.
Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering (Building 4)

The Office of Career Development & Community Engagement is hosting the Fall Science & Engineering Employer Showcase, offered exclusively for UWF students and alumni. This event targets students from our Hal Marcus College of Science of Engineering which houses 15 undergraduate degrees and 6 graduate degrees, producing highly competitive graduates every semester! For this event, we target students in Engineering, Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Mathematics, Environmental Sciences, and more! Reserve your table soon—with limited space, this event fills up quickly!

This event is open to all UWF students and alumni.

Deadline for registration: September 26, 2018

Cancellation Deadline: (2 Weeks prior to event) - September 19, 2018

Contact

Stephanie Dwyer
Assistant Director, Community and Employer Engagement 

Phone: (850) 474-2254
E-mail: sdwyer@uwf.edu

 

Fall Business Career Expo

Oct. 24 | noon–3 p.m.
College of Business (Building 76A) 

The Fall Business Career Expo is the perfect event to highlight your organization’s Co-op, internship, and full-time opportunities. This event is exclusive to UWF students and alumni and specifically targets students from our AACSB Accredited College of Business, highlighting our students in Accounting, Finance, Global Hospitality & Tourism Management, MIS, Marketing, Supply Chain Logistics, and Economics. The Fall Business Expo is a premier opportunity for recruiters to get face-to-face with top-tier UWF students. Reserve your table soon—with limited space, this event fills up quickly!

This event is open to all UWF students and alumni.

Deadline for registration: October 17, 2018

Cancellation Deadline: (2 Weeks prior to event) - October 10, 2018

Contact

Stephanie Dwyer
Assistant Director, Community and Employer Engagement 

Phone: (850) 474-2254
E-mail: sdwyer@uwf.edu

 

Health Professions Career Fair

Nov. 6 | noon–3 p.m.
Commons Auditorium

We are pleased to invite you to attend UWF’s Health Professions Career Fair to promote your organization’s CoOp, internship, and full-time opportunities to UWF students/alumni. This event specifically targets students/alumni from our Usha Kundu M.D. College of Health includes programs in Medical Lab Sciences, Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Psychology, Physical Therapy, and more! This is also the perfect opportunity for institutional representatives from graduate and professional schools to showcase health programs and maximize recruiting efforts with students interested in health care.

Deadline for registration: October 29, 2018

Cancellation Deadline: (2 Weeks prior to event) - October 22, 2018

Contact

Stephanie Dwyer
Assistant Director, Community and Employer Engagement 

Phone: (850) 474-2254
E-mail: sdwyer@uwf.edu

How to pay registration fees

Credit Card: You may pay by credit card through the link that is posted through your invoice once you sign up. 

Check: Please make checks payable to the University of West Florida Career Development and Community Engagement.
You may mail your check and invoice to:
UWF Career Development & Community Engagement
11000 University Parkway, Bldg 19
Pensacola, FL 32514

Late Payments: 
A late fee of $25 will be charged for payments not received by midnight (CST) on the day of the event. If payment (including late fee) is not received within 30 days post-event, the employer will not be allowed to attend future events and Handshake access will be disabled until the balance is paid in full. Once balance has been paid they will be expected to pay for future events in full 5 days after registering.

Payment for events is due no later than two weeks after registration. If registration occurs within two weeks of the event date, the payment is due immediately upon registration. Cancellation for an event must be done in writing at least two weeks prior to the event (by the date listed in Handshake) for a full refund. No-shows to events will be held responsible for full registration payment.

Please refer to the Employer Guide for UWF Recruiting Standards.