Career Expo


Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo

Held in the fall and spring, this event provides the opportunity for employers to discuss internship, career, and employment opportunities with UCF students and alumni.
The University of Central Florida (UCF) Career Services is pleased to invite you to recruit at the Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo. This event will be held on September 22nd (All Majors) and September 23rd (Technical) from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. In the past, our career fair typically attracts over 200 employers and over 1,500 students and alumni seeking part-time, full-time and professional positions.
Date: September 22nd, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Employers recruiting for students in the areas of marketing, sales, accounting, finance, management, logistics, education, healthcare, medical, hospitality, manufacturing, distribution, real estate, insurance, social science communication and other non-technical careers.
Date: September 23rd, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Employers recruiting for students in the areas of engineering, computer science, IT, chemistry, physics, mathematics, biology, statistics, data science, and other STEM careers.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

To register for any fair hosted by UCF Career Services, you must have an ACTIVE Handshake account and be connected with “University of Central Florida.”
Registration costs are separate for each day of participation, but employers can register for both days. Please Note: To participate in both days (All Majors and Technical Day), you must submit separate registrations and payment in Handshake for each day. Note that spaces are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Important Dates & Deadlines

  • Registration deadline: August 25th, 2021
  • *Payment deadline: July 20th, 2021
  • Refund Request deadline: July 20th, 2021
Registration is now open!

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This Online Event Registration Guide will walk you through how to register for a fair on Handshake. If you don't already have an employer account, you'll need to first sign up for Handshake. Use this resource to sign up for a new account: Create an Employer User Account, Join a Company, and Connect with Schools.
Standard Registration (up to 15 representatives per employer)
  • Standard Registration fee (per day): $495.00
*State of FL Consumer Certificate (DR-14) Registration (up to 15 representatives per employer)
  • State of FL Consumer Certificate (DR-14) Registration fee (per day): $395.00
*State of FL Consumer Certificate (DR-14) Registration Employers must provide a valid Florida Sales Tax Exemption Certificate prior to registering for the Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo. You may send the certificate (DR-14) via e-mail to (csevents@ucf.edu).
*Employers, who register after July 20, 2021, will be required to pay the registration fee within two (2) business days of their registration being approved/invoiced. Failure to pay the registration fee by the deadline will result in your registration being cancelled.
Payments are due at the time your registration is approved/invoiced. Failure to provide payment will cause those with unpaid balances to be cancelled from the event list.
*Registrations canceled at any time are subject to a $25.00 cancellation fee. Registrations canceled after July 20, 2021 will not be refunded.
Changes to your registration must be submitted in writing to csevents@ucf.edu no later than July 20, 2021. No changes or refunds will be made after this date.

   VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR DETAILS

UCF is excited to partner with Handshake to host the Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo utilizing their new virtual fair features.
Here’s how it works:
Upon registration, our office will review the details you submitted for approval. Before the event, our office will follow up with details about how to engage with students in this virtual environment. Platform offerings include:
  • Video, audio, and chat communication with students
  • Group meetings with up to 50 students
  • One-on-one student meetings scheduled in advance or after a group session
  • Sharing your values and documentation with students ahead of time
During registration, you will be asked to share the number of representatives who plan to attend the fair—up to 15 representatives per employer are able to participate in the virtual fair. Each representative you register will be able to create their own unique schedule to engage with student.
To learn more about these features, you can view Handshake’s virtual fair training webinar. If you have not received instructions on how to create your virtual fair schedule by September 3, 2021, please contact csevents@ucf.edu.

NEED HELP?

We look forward to having your organization participate in the UCF Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo. We will do our best to ensure that your participation will be an enjoyable and worthwhile experience.

Questions regarding the Fall 2021 Virtual Internship Fair hosted by Experiential Learning may be directed to 407-823-5000. This event is a great opportunity to connect with currently enrolled UCF students seeking internship and co-op opportunities.

Please feel free to contact UCF Events Team at csevents@ucf.edu with questions regarding the Fall 2021 2-Day Virtual Career Expo!

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