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To connect students with employers who are committed to hiring from the University of Oklahoma for full-time and internship positions, Career Services hosts or co-hosts a variety of career fairs bringing employer representatives to campus to provide information and answer questions about their industries, organizations, and employment opportunities.

Log in to Handshake for information on times, locations and a list of attending organizations. Interviews for full-time positions and internships are often held the day after the career fair.

The Sooner Showcase Career Fair is the largest recruiting event at OU and the ideal place for students to learn about internships and full-time job opportunities. Get an early start for summer and post-graduation employment while networking with any of the over 140 organizations who will attend! The career fair is free and open to all OU students and alumni. Freshmen and Sophomores are encouraged to attend.

Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Due to the rapidly evolving health situation, and university guidelines limiting in-person gatherings, we have converted 2020 Sooner Showcase Career Fair to a virtual Career Fair that will be hosted by Handshake.

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Whether you are looking for a full-time job or an internship, you will find the OU Engineering Career Fair a great place to start your search! Sponsored by the Gallogly College of Engineering and Engineers’ Club, the event connects some of the nation’s brightest engineering and technical students with innovative companies and government organizations. The Engineering Career Fair provides a great opportunity for you to network with employers from a wide range of industries and to develop contacts for future employment opportunities.

Date: Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Due to the rapidly evolving health situation, and university guidelines limiting in-person gatherings, we have converted 2020 Sooner Showcase Career Fair to a virtual Career Fair that will be hosted by Handshake.

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The Construction Science Career Fair is an excellent opportunity for Construction Science students at all levels to meet and be interviewed by prospective employers. These fairs attract dozens of companies seeking permanent employees as well as paid internships and are held every spring and fall.

Fall 2020 Details
Date: TBD
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM 
Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union Ballroom

Spring 2021 Details
Date:
 February 18, 2021
Time: 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union Ballroom

Meet with a variety of agencies and organizations interested in hiring for full-time and internship positions.The JMC Career and Internship Fair is also a great opportunity for undergraduates within Gaylord College to network with different organizations to find their best fit and develop contacts for future employment opportunities.

Date: October 15, 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM 
Location: Gaylord Hall

The OU Aviation Department offers 4 different Bachelor of Science degrees with concentrations in: Professional Pilot, Aviation Management Flying, Aviation Management Non-Flying, and Air Traffic Management (AT-CTI approved). All four degree concentrations are fully accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) and are business focused to prepare students to function efficiently in the world of aviation. Additional information may be found at www.aviation.ou.edu.

Due to complications associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Fall Aviation Career Fair has been CANCELLED. Details about a possible Spring 2021 reschedule will be released ASAP.

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

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The OU Spring Career Fair brings together all students, all majors, and all colleges to introduce a wide variety of organizations interested in hiring for full-time and internship positions. It is also a great event for undergraduates to network and develop contacts for future employment opportunities.

The OU Spring Career Fair is co-sponsored by Career Services, American Indian Student Life, African American Student Life, Latino Student Life, and Asian American Student Life

Date: February 17, 2021
Time: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM 
Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union

This specialty fair connects professional firms and businesses with students in various design disciplines within the College of Architecture. The College of Architecture Career and Internship Fair attracts firms offering Architecture, Construction Science, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, and Regional and City Planning services and are looking to hire full-time or internship positions. It is also a great event for undergraduates to network and develop contacts for future employment opportunities.

Date: February 18, 2021
Time: 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM 
Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union Ballroom

If you are a Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education student and wish to teach in a premier school district, the OU Teacher Job Fair is a great event to attend. Attracting organizations locally and across the nation, representatives will be present to give up-to-date information about application and hiring procedures. It is also a great event for undergraduates to network and develop contacts for future employment opportunities.

Date: March 31, 2021

Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union Ballroom

The Biomedical Engineering Career Fair is a great networking event for students looking to enter the field of biomedical engineering. Hosted in conjunction with the OU Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering, this fair attracts organizations and companies from across the United States. 

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD