Welcome

UMGC Career Services is looking forward to your participation in our biggest career event of the year. The Virtual Career Fair is complimentary and open to all UMGC students and alumni. You can gain a competitive advantage by learning more about the participating organizations in the Employer Matrix and attending one of our prep session webinars listed in the Agenda below.

Agenda

Career Development Webinars
Wednesday, February 7, 2023

Create an Effective Resume
Watch On-Demand

Wednesday, February 21, 2023

How to Ace a Virtual Interview
Watch On-Demand

Prep Webinars
Tuesday, March 5, 2024
7 p.m.-8:00 p.m. ET

Prepare for the Virtual Career Fair (Arts & Sciences)
Register Now

Thursday, March 7, 2024
7 p.m.-8:00 p.m. ET  

Prepare for the Virtual Career Fair (Focus on Business)
Register Now

Monday, March 11, 2024
7 p.m.-8:00 p.m. ET 

Prepare for the Virtual Career Fair (Focus on IT/Cyber)
Register Now

Preview Week
Friday, March 8, 2024
Starting at 10 a.m. ET

Preview the Platform
Login to update your profile, explore company booths, and apply for opportunities of interest.

Drop-In Advising
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. ET

Drop-in Career Advising for the Virtual Career Fair
Register Now

Live Event Day
Friday, March 15, 2024
10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. ET

Virtual Career Fair

Friday, March 15, 2024
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET

Information Sessions
Join video roundtables and connect with organization representatives to learn about various programs and career opportunities.

Friday, March 15, 2024
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET

Networking Hour
Join a video roundtable based on your career or industry of interest to meet fellow attendees and connect with alumni career champions in the Networking Lounge.

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Exhibitors – More to Come

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, registration is required to attend the event. To begin the registration process sign into CareerQuest and register for the fair under the events tab.
The virtual fair is for UMGC students and alumni who are seeking new career opportunities.
Yes, this event is an opportunity to interact with recruiters in a group chat and to have your résumé considered for open and future positions.
  • Chat topics may include current open positions and company culture.
  • Recruiters will initiate one-on-one chats with the candidates of interest.
No, you do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have internet access.
  • It is recommended to use a PC or laptop to participate in this event.
  • Google Chrome and Firefox browsers will give you the best user experience.
No, a webcam is not required to participate. Some employers may have the ability to request a video chat, but you do not have to be on camera.
If you choose to use your webcam, make sure to do the following:
  • Dress professionally
  • Find a quiet place free from distractions
  • Use a blank or neutral wall as a background
  • Remove distracting photos
  • Remember to smile and to sit up straight

Contact Us


Students and Alumni careerservices@umgc.edu