Events

Our events help U of A students, postdoctoral fellows, and alumni develop the skills, knowledge, and experience to successfully manage their careers. Explore your career options and connect with professionals and employers. 

Winter Term 2021 Events

Connect with employers looking to hire University of Alberta students and alumni.

Upcoming Career Fairs:

Learn about career and employment opportunities in your areas of interest and with your employers of choice.

This year all employer information sessions will be held virtually. Check out the schedule.

Quick advice about your career questions, resume, CV, or LinkedIn profile.

Upcoming Rapid Reviews for Undergraduate and Graduate students:

  • Thursday, January 21, 2021
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2021
  • Thursday, March 11, 2021

View complete information and how to register.

Learn the basics about cover letters, resumes, interviews, LinkedIn profiles, and more at our free seminars.

Upcoming Seminars:

  • Monday, January 18, 2021 - LinkedIn Basics
  • Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - Resume / Cover Letter Basics
  • Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - Interview Basics
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021 - Making Virtual Career Fairs Work for You
  • Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - Resume / Cover Letter Basics
  • Thursday, February 4, 2021 - Finding a Summer Job
  • Monday, February 8, 2021 - Making Virtual Career Fairs Work for You
  • Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - Interview Basics
  • Thursday, February 11, 2021 - LinkedIn Basics
  • Monday, March 8, 2021 - Interview Basics
  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - LinkedIn Basics
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - Resume / Cover Letter Basics

All seminars run 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. on Google Meet. No registration is required. Learn more here.

Learn from professionals who have graduated with your degree or work in your field of interest.

Upcoming events:

Arts Careers: Careers in the Financial Sector
Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. MST
Online event via Zoom - Register now.

Arts Careers: Careers in the Public Sector
Wednesday, November 25, 2020, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. MST
Online event via Zoom - Register now.

Participate in round-table discussions to help you manage your career. 
Graduate Student Internship Program Virtual Drop-in Sessions

Join staff from the Career Centre to learn more about UAlberta's Graduate Student Internship Program (GSIP). Ask questions about the GSIP structure, available positions, or how to set up your own internship.

Upcoming drop-in sessions;

  • Friday, November 13: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. 
    Online via Google Meet.
  • Wednesday, November 25: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. 
    Online via Google Meet

Learn more about GSIP on our Internship and Work Experience Programs page.

Choosing only one career for the rest of your life is not realistic. At Summer Career Camp, you’ll learn how to design a dynamic career that adapts as you change throughout life.