Programs and Events

Each semester, you have the opportunity to attend several signature events hosted by the UTA Career Development Center. Stay up to date on our upcoming events on Handshake.
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Experience Job Fairs at UTA

Job fairs are a great opportunity to connect with employers from a variety of organizations and industries. Your primary goal should be to obtain information on companies that interest you and to learn how to effectively get your foot in the door when you are ready to obtain a job or internship. Job fairs can result in job opportunities down the line but remember that this is only the first step in the process!

Internship Fair

Attend our Internship Fair where you can network with recruiters about open internship positions they have in their organization.

All Majors Job Fair

This fair is designed to provide students and alumni from every major the opportunity to network with over 120 different employers.

Virtual Job Fair

Network with employers from anywhere with an internet connection. In this fair you’ll be able to connect with recruiters through live online chats and watch employer webinars.

College Specific

Check with your academic college and/or school to see if they host an additional job fair for employers hiring for your specific major.

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Dallas Area Rapid Transport (DART)

UTA has partnered with the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) to create an opportunity for you to be included in a year-long DART/UTA Transportation Leadership Academy. This Academy will provide you the chance to: Participate in a paid internship; achieve real work experience, especially as it pertains to the transportation industry, by working on a DART project; develop leadership skills by interacting with DART executives; and, the potential to be interviewed for employment at DART at the conclusion of the Leadership Academy.

Check back here for updates on program details.

College Work Experience Program (CWEP) with Lockheed Martin

The UTA Lockheed Martin College Work Experience Program (CWEP) is an ideal opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to gain real-world work experience relevant to your academic and career goals while maintaining full-time enrollment with the University of Texas at Arlington. The program provides you with a year-round paid opportunity to explore a unique training experience on the cutting edge of technology. To view current opportunities and to apply, please log into Handshake. 

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