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View our Fall Save the Date Event Flyer

Save the Date - Fall 2021

(V) = Virtual, (I) = In-person, (H) = Hybrid

Please, RSVP for the events in Cougar Pathway. Virtual event codes or links will only be sent to RSVPs.

Workshops

University Career Services hosts a series of workshops throughout the year on a variety of career-related topics. Click below to view this semester’s lineup:

Employer Meet & Greets

During Meet & Greets employers make presentations on topics that include the organization's career opportunities, culture, products or services, and open positions. Students will have an opportunity to speak with the representatives in small groups or individually before or after the presentation. Professional or "business casual" dress is encouraged.

Special Events

University Career Services plans special events throughout the year that are geared towards helping all students prepare for virtual career fairs, graduate school, virtual interviewing, or confidently choosing this major. Virtual events for this semester will include our Graduate School Open House, JCPenney Suit-Up event, #Prepare4TheFair Week, Graduate School Prep Week, Major and Career Exploration Week, and more!

Grad School Prep Week

Monday, October 4 - Friday, October 8
Times vary by event

Grad School Prep Week Flyer

Learn how to make yourself competitive for graduate and professional programs. Participate in our featured sessions such as those presented by representatives from the UH Writing Center, Law School, and Medical School.

Visit Cougar Pathway to RSVP and for more details.

Virtual Graduate Student Open House (for New & Returning Students)

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
6:00 pm–7:30 pm
Virtual

Grad School Open House Flyer

Meet with University of Houston professionals for an in-depth overview of University Career services and learn about resources to support new and returning graduate students (those enrolled in a master's or doctoral program).

Guest speakers will include:

  • Dr. Monica Thompson, Executive Director for University Career Services
  • Dr. Sarah Larsen, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
  • Mark Sursavage, Executive Director, UH Writing Center
  • Caitlin Deis Assistant Director for Employer Development with University Career Services

This year will focus on professional development, professional writing, and grad student resources. We look forward to seeing you.

This will be a virtual event via zoom. RSVP in Cougar Pathway to receive the Zoom link the morning of the session.​

Grad Student Professional Development Series: Virtual Mock Interviews

Thursday, October 7th, 2021
10:00 am–12:00 pm
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Virtual

Virtual Mock Interview flyer

Meet with a Career Counselor to practice your virtual interviewing skills. You will be provided with feedback on your verbal and nonverbal skills as well as resources to continue building your interview confidence.

Sign up for a mock interview timeslot and a confirmation email will be sent prior to your interview day.

Career Fairs

A Career Fair is an event where recruiters and students can meet to discuss potential internship or career opportunities.

List of Fall 2021 Career Fairs

List of career fair prep resources for students

Virtual Events

Attend virtual graduate/professional school fairs and career fairs from anywhere. UH students and alumni can connect with non-UH System affiliated virtual sessions to learn more about graduate programs and job opportunities within a variety of industries.