NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATES

Masks are required as the campus is at red status.

Employers

Partner with us

We invite employers to partner with UCA through the Career Services Center for part-time, full-time and internship positions and much more! Employers are encouraged to participate in various programs to market their companies and open positions to eligible students. Please check see below for registration information to participate in our upcoming programs.

Recruit at UCA

Employers can take advantage of several programs at the Career Services Center.  They have the opportunity to recruit at five major Fairs during the school year, which include the STEM Careers Fair (October), Health Career Fair (October), Fall Career Fair (November), Teachers’ Fair (February) and Spring Career Fair (March). For more information or to register for the career fairs, please email careerservices@uca.edu.

Employers can also participate in on-campus interviews which take place every semester in Bernard Hall.  These are actual interviews where students sign up on-line through Bears4Hire powered by Handshake for an interview after meeting the requirements of the company.  Please click here to set up your company’s profile, and to list positions on Handshake.

Participate in On-campus Programs

FALL EVENTS

The IT Career Connection (September 14, 2021) connects highly qualified students (MIS, IS, Computer Science, and Mathematics) with employers that includes a luncheon and speed interviews.  The program creates a partnership that includes faculty, students, employers and Career Services. E-mail kathyc@uca.edu to register. This will be a virtual event.

 

The Career Connection Program  (September 15, 2021) connects highly qualified students with employers that includes a luncheon and speed interviews.  The program creates a partnership that includes faculty, students, employers and Career Services. E-mail kathyc@uca.edu to register.

 

STEM Career Fair/Graduate School Fair (October 13, 2021) The STEM Career Fair allows organizations the opportunity to meet with MIS, IS, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Physics Engineering students that are seeking internships or full time positions.  Graduate Schools with have the opportunity to meet students of all majors that are interested in furthering their education. For more information or to register please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

UCAshadow (October 21/22, 2021) connects students with employers, community partners, and/or alumni of the university for a half-day job shadowing experience that provides students with an exposure to a wide variety of career fields and industries. UCAshadow takes place during fall and spring breaks. If you are interested in hosting a shadowing experience for our students, please email robynw@uca.edu. Cancelled due to covid-19.

 

Health Career Fair (October 27, 2021) allows organizations the opportunity to meet with Athletic Training, Dietetics, Exercise Science, Health Service Administration, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Psychology, and Speech Language Pathology majors that are seeing internships or full time positions. For more information or to register, please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

Fall Career Fair (November 3, 2021) allows organizations the opportunity to meet with students from all majors that are seeking internships or full time positions. For more information or to register please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

Career Links Luncheon (November 18, 2021) “partners” nonprofit organizations with Career Services and departmental faculty. Partners are given an opportunity at the luncheon to express what qualities a compatible intern would possess as well as his/her job requirements.  Every 3 years, all participating organizations are invited back on campus for the “Big Dance” for internship updates and partnership renewal. The next “Big Dance” will be in March of 2022. E-mail robynw@uca.edu to register.

SPRING EVENTS

Nursing Job Fair (January 19, 2022) allows organizations the opportunity to meet with Nursing majors that are seeing full time positions. For more information or to register, please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

Teachers’ Fair (February 25, 2022) allows organizations to meet with education majors that are seeking full time positions. This Fair is in partnership with Central Baptist College. For more information or to register please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

Spring Job Fair (March 3, 2021) allows organizations the opportunity to meet with students from all majors that are seeking internships or full time positions. For more information or to register please email careerservices@uca.edu.

 

The Annual Internship Banquet (March 8, 2022) provides an opportunity for the sponsoring companies to expand on what their organization has to offer UCA students. The banquet also provides a growing number of intern-seeking students with an opportunity to network with sponsors at a reception before the banquet. Click here for more information.

 

UCAshadow (March 22 – 24, 2022) connects students with employers, community partners, and/or alumni of the university for a half-day job shadowing experience that provides students with an exposure to a wide variety of career fields and industries. UCAshadow takes place during fall and spring breaks. If you are interested in hosting a shadowing experience for our students, please email robynw@uca.edu.

 

Exploring Your Career Field Day (April 6, 2022) offers employers an opportunity to speak to students during classes and advise them what to expect in the actual workplace. The Event takes place the first Friday of April.  There are usually three to four employers in a group who speak to approximately four classes. E-mail teresam@uca.edu to register.


Advertise your open positions at UCA

For free posting of part-time, full-time, and internship positions, please click here to post your jobs. 

NOTE: If you are unable to post your jobs through our online service, please e-mail careerservices@uca.edu or call 501-450-3134 to be faxed a job posting form.

Donate to the WOW Closet

Donate to our World of Work Closet to assist students in locating free professional clothing. Donation information located here.