Job Fairs and Events

Watch for deadlines. Register early.

Following are descriptions of some of the most prominent recruiting events that UB students are eligible to attend. Read the descriptions carefully to determine your eligibility in terms of degree required, country work authorizations, etc.

You may register for most of the events free on the Web; however, you will be responsible for any necessary travel arrangements. Many events require you to register up to six months or more ahead of time, so observe the deadlines and register early.

Career Fair Workshop

Learn tips and strategies for making the most of any job fair, and how to stand out from the field.

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Video: Brandon Glasgow, MBA'18 shares his experience on preparing for and attending a national career fair

June 2018

  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 12-14
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The 2017 Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 25-29
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • National Black MBA is featuring a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited 
    • The upcoming Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR APICS International Conference & Expo
    • Register early (by June 30) for discounted rate. Space is limited
    • September 30 - October 2
    • Chicago, Illinois
    • The APICS annual conference is the premier learning event for supply chain and operations management professionals. Each year, the APICS conference offers relevant education, best practices and thought leadership to help attendees lead their organizations and reach their goals of achieving maximum productivity, meeting consumer demand and remaining agile amid instability and unpredictability
    • Attend APICS 2018 to:
      • Learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains
      • Advance your career by networking with professionals who are shaping the future of supply chain and operations management
      • Elevate your company’s performance with actionable insights gained from industry leaders
  • REGISTER FOR National Association of Women MBAs Annual Conference
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • This not-for-profit organization is dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide
    • At our 2017 conference, more than 1300 participants from all over the United States will join together to learn how women will redefine the workplace. Through revolutionary thinking, workshops, and breakout sessions participants will learn how to empower themselves as they move their career forward.  
  • REGISTER FOR Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York, NY
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent

July 2018

  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 12-14
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The 2017 Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 25-29
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • National Black MBA is featuring a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited 
    • The upcoming Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR APICS International Conference & Expo 
    • Register early. Space is limited
    • September 30 - October 2
    • Chicago, Illinois
    • The APICS annual conference is the premier learning event for supply chain and operations management professionals. Each year, the APICS conference offers relevant education, best practices and thought leadership to help attendees lead their organizations and reach their goals of achieving maximum productivity, meeting consumer demand and remaining agile amid instability and unpredictability
    • Attend APICS 2018 to: Learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains. Advance your career by networking with professionals who are shaping the future of supply chain and operations management. Elevate your company’s performance with actionable insights gained from industry leaders   
  • REGISTER FOR National Association of Women MBAs Annual Conference
    • Redefining the Workplace - One Woman At A Time
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • This not-for-profit organization is dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide
    • At our 2017 conference, more than 1300 participants from all over the United States will join together to learn how women will redefine the workplace. Through revolutionary thinking, workshops, and breakout sessions participants will learn how to empower themselves as they move their career forward.  
  • REGISTER FOR Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York, NY
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent

August 2018

  • On-Campus Jobs Fair
    • Date: To be announced
    • Student Union Lobby (first floor), UB North Campus
    • Hosted by UB Career Services
  • WORKSHOP: Prepare for the National Conference Recommended
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • Attending National Black MBA, National Society of Hispanic MBAs - Prospanica , Asian MBA or APICS conferences and career fairs?  Preparation is the key
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 12-14
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The 2017 Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 25-29
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • National Black MBA is featuring a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited 
    • The upcoming Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR APICS International Conference & Expo
    • Register early. Space is limited
    • September 30 - October 2
    • Chicago, Illinois
    • The APICS annual conference is the premier learning event for supply chain and operations management professionals. Each year, the APICS conference offers relevant education, best practices and thought leadership to help attendees lead their organizations and reach their goals of achieving maximum productivity, meeting consumer demand and remaining agile amid instability and unpredictability
    • Attend APICS 2018 to: Learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains. Advance your career by networking with professionals who are shaping the future of supply chain and operations management. Elevate your company’s performance with actionable insights gained from industry leaders 
  • REGISTER FOR National Association of Women MBAs Annual Conference
    • Redefining the Workplace - One Woman At A Time
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • This not-for-profit organization is dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide
    • At our 2017 conference, more than 1300 participants from all over the United States will join together to learn how women will redefine the workplace. Through revolutionary thinking, workshops, and breakout sessions participants will learn how to empower themselves as they move their career forward.  
  • REGISTER FOR Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York, NY
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent 

September 2018

  • WORKSHOP: Prepare for the National Conference Recommended
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • Attending National Black MBA, National Society of Hispanic MBAs - Prospanica , Asian MBA or APICS conferences and career fairs?  Preparation is the key
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • WORKSHOP: Turning a Technical Résumé into a Business Résumé
    • Dates and location: To be announced 
    • Do you have only technical experience, yet looking for a career which capitalizes on your business education? Learn how to showcase the non-technical aspects of your experience on your résumé in this workshop. Optimize your résumé with key words and achievements to catch the attention of the hiring managers and pass the applicant tracking systems.
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • School of Management Club Fair  Recommended
    • September 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Alfiero Center - first-floor atrium, UB North Campus
    • Get involved. Consider becoming a student leader. Come meet the School of Management clubs, see which club(s) you should join and meet current members. Club involvement is a great résumé builder
  • Meet the Professionals Night  Recommended
    • September 12
    • Center for Tomorrow, UB North Campus
    • This student-organized event brings together professionals from accounting and internal audit fields. Accounting students are strongly encouraged to attend.  
    • Co-hosted by the student chapters of Beta Alpha Psi (National accounting fraternity) and the UB Accounting Association
    • Firms that typically attend include the big 4 (Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers) and Becker CPA, Bonadio Group, Brock Schechter & Polakoff, Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner, DCAA - Defense Contract Audit Agency, Dopkins & Co., EisnerAmper, FBI, Freed Maxick, Friedman, Gaines Kriner Elliott, Grassi & Co., Lumsden & McCormick, M&T Bank, Marks Paneth & Shron, Schunk Wilson & Company, Tronconi Segarra & Associates, and WeiserMazars. 
  • Coffee Cup Conversations  Recommended
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • September 26 (internships), October 17, November 7, November 14 (accounting)
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • This interactive monthly program invites guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds to come and share their expertise on topics, including exploring unique career path opportunities within the field of management, tips and strategies to succeeding in the workplace and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Meet professionals who will share their expertise and experiences within the world of management. The program provides students with the ability to gain insight on different career paths available within a changing business arena, as well as, the opportunity to network with fellow upper-level business students, working professionals and UB alumni in the field.
    • Coffee Cup Conversations is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
    • Sponsored by the School of Management Alumni Association
  • UB School of Management Annual Management Career and Internship Expo Recommended
    • September 28 from 12:30-3:30 p.m.
    • Center for the Arts, UB North Campus
    • Open only to UB School of Management students and graduates. The Career Resource Center (CRC) at the University at Buffalo School of Management invites you to our Annual Management Career and Internship Expo. Attend this event to identify potential internship or full-time job opportunities, or even to make connections with professionals who can help you make career decisions
    • Professional business dress required. Don't forget to bring your résumés
    • Check our guide on how to make the most of your career fair experience
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • Career Passport Conference
    • September 28 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    • Center for the Arts, UB North Campus
    • Join us for this special event and learn about ways to engage with the School of Management. The conference will commence with an engaging keynote speaker. Afterward, you make your way to a networking session with alumni and student leaders. The conference will conclude with special access to the 2018 Management Career and Internship Expo. Business professional dress recommended.
    • RSVP required via BizLink
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • WORKSHOP: Advanced Interviewing Skills
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • A job interview is a critical stage of the hiring process. Preparing for a variety of interview situations and knowing what to expect is essential to success. Practice advanced interviewing skills and learn to communicate your qualifications and experience effectively. Whether you have limited work experience or are an experienced candidate, it is important to fine tune your skills. 
    • Sign up for this workshop through the BizLink in Workshops- Events. Space is limited. 
  • WORKSHOP: International Student Job Search Strategies Recommended
    • Date, time and location: To be announced
    • Experienced speaker from ISSS will present CPT (internship) and OPT (permanent) work authorization. Learn practical methods of identifying employers who petition for OPT. Discover ways to present yourself effectively with corporate recruiters and alumni. Learn from seasoned international students/alumni about their internship/job search experiences.
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC) and International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)
  • REGISTER FOR APICS International Conference & Expo
    • September 30 - October 2
    • Chicago, Illinois
    • The APICS annual conference is the premier learning event for supply chain and operations management professionals. Each year, the APICS conference offers relevant education, best practices and thought leadership to help attendees lead their organizations and reach their goals of achieving maximum productivity, meeting consumer demand and remaining agile amid instability and unpredictability
    • Attend APICS 2018 to: Learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains. Advance your career by networking with professionals who are shaping the future of supply chain and operations management. Elevate your company’s performance with actionable insights gained from industry leaders
  • UB School of Management Club Blood Drive
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Alfiero Center - Third floor atrium
  • Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 12-14
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The 2017 Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • September 25-29
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • National Black MBA is featuring a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited 
    • The upcoming Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR National Association of Women MBAs Annual Conference
    • Redefining the Workplace - One Woman At A Time
    • Dates and location: To be announced
    • This not-for-profit organization is dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide
    • At our 2017 conference, more than 1300 participants from all over the United States will join together to learn how women will redefine the workplace. Through revolutionary thinking, workshops, and breakout sessions participants will learn how to empower themselves as they move their career forward.  
  • REGISTER FOR  Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo  
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York, NY
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent 
  • Greater Western New York Law School Fair
    • Date and time: To be announced
    • Buffalo Niagara Marriott, 1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, New York
    • Schools typically attending include more than 70 ABA Approved Law Schools from coast to coast 

October 2018

  • UB STEM UP Fair  Recommended
    • October 4, 2018
    • UB Alumni Arena, North Campus
    • This event is a MUST for School of Management students choosing Supply Chains and Operations Management, Information Assurance and Management Information Systems options and definitely for any 3/2 Engineering MBA students. All School of Management students are encouraged to attend. Don’t miss this event. UB Tech hosts recruiters seeking full-time, co-op and internship opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines including: Computer Science, Engineering, Physical and Life Sciences and many others. Last year, more than 1,000 UB students and alumni attended
    • To see which employers are attending, log into Bullseye
    • Hosted by UB Career Services
  • WORKSHOPS: Advanced Interviewing Skills
    • Date, time and location: To be announced
    • A job interview is a critical stage of the hiring process. Preparing for a variety of interview situations and knowing what to expect is essential to success. Practice advanced interviewing skills and learn to communicate your qualifications and experience effectively. Whether you have limited work experience or are an experienced candidate, it is important to fine tune your skills. 
    • Sign up for this workshop through the BizLink in Workshops- Events. Space is limited. 
  • WORKSHOP: Two-Hour Job Hunt - A Networking-Based Model
    • Date, time and location: To be announced
    • Do not let your internship or job hunt be haphazard or accidental. Take ownership of your decisions, create a strategic plan, and execute that plan with a networking-based job-hunt model called "The Two Hour Job Search", based on the book written by Steve Dalton.  Learn how to get organized with your internship or job hunt from the beginning.
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • Coffee Cup Conversations  Recommended
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • October 17, November 7, November 14 (accounting)
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • This interactive monthly program invites guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds to come and share their expertise on topics, including exploring unique career path opportunities within the field of management, tips and strategies to succeeding in the workplace and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Meet professionals who will share their expertise and experiences within the world of management. The program provides students with the ability to gain insight on different career paths available within a changing business arena, as well as, the opportunity to network with fellow upper-level business students, working professionals and UB alumni in the field.
    • Coffee Cup Conversations is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
    • Sponsored by the School of Management Alumni Association
  • National Association of Women MBAs Annual Conference
    • Redefining the Workplace - One Woman At A Time
    • Date and location: To be announced
    • This not-for-profit organization is dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide
    • At our 2017 conference, more than 1300 participants from all over the United States will join together to learn how women will redefine the workplace. Through revolutionary thinking, workshops, and breakout sessions participants will learn how to empower themselves as they move their career forward.  
  • Net Impact Conference
    • October 25-27
    • Phoenix, Arizona
    • Net Impact believes you can Make a Positive Impact in the World. Over 100,000 strong, with 300 global Chapters, we take on social challenges, protect the environment and orient businesses and products toward the greater good.
    • Last year the 2017 Net Impact Conference (NI17) created an experience unlike any conference our attendees have been to before. Through engaging workshops, inspirational keynotes, and fun networking events around Atlanta, NI17 equipped attendees with the skills and experiences to turn their passions into purposeful careers.
  • REGISTER FOR Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent   

November 2018

  • Jobsapalooza
  • WORKSHOP: Cover Letters and Career Correspondence
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Graduate students can learn how to write a top notch cover letter and leverage your skills and experience to get an interview
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • SUNY Career Development Organization Virtual Career Fair
  • Asian MBA Leadership Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • November 16
    • Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York, NY
    • Join the National Association of Asian MBAs, professionals and executives in the largest professional development, recruiting and networking event ever staged for the community. NAAMBA’s Leadership Conference will comprise of a comprehensive forum of events including presentations from acclaimed keynote speakers, expert panel discussions, workshops and networking sessions. NAAMBA’s career expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for leading companies to connect with the nation’s best Asian American talent  
  • Net Impact North American Conference & Career Expo
    • Date and location: To be announced
    • The Net Impact Conference is the premier gathering of students and professionals who are committed to making a lasting social and environmental impact now and for a lifetime. Join us in Philadelphia, a city where revolutions are made, to fast track your own path to impact and join a movement of others passionate about changing the world. It is our turn to make history.
  • Coffee Cup Conversations  Recommended
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • November 7 and November 14 (accounting)
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • This interactive monthly program invites guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds to come and share their expertise on topics, including exploring unique career path opportunities within the field of management, tips and strategies to succeeding in the workplace and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Meet professionals who will share their expertise and experiences within the world of management. The program provides students with the ability to gain insight on different career paths available within a changing business arena, as well as, the opportunity to network with fellow upper-level business students, working professionals and UB alumni in the field.
    • Coffee Cup Conversations is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
    • Sponsored by the School of Management Alumni Association
  • Employer Expectation Series: Insider Information for International Candidates
    • Date and location: To be announced
    • Employers share professional opinions and expectations of international candidates in the employment world. What advice do the panelists have specifically for candidates who are on an international visa? What have our panelists learned from their experience that can be helpful for you?
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • Your Passport to Employment: Tips from UB International Alumni  Recommended for International Students
    • Date and location: To be announced 
    • UB international alumni who are gainfully employed will discuss how to conduct a successful job search, how to adapt to an American work place, what surprised them about their current work environment.
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops   
  • Etiquette Dinner
    • Date and time: To be announced
    • Registration is required in Career Services, 259 Capen Hall
    • Learn proper etiquette for an interview that occurs while eating a meal
    • Hosted by UB Career Services

December 2018

Currently no events scheduled

January 2019

  • "Network New York" Recommended
    • Date: To be announced
    • PricewaterhouseCoopers Midtown Manhattan Office
      300 Madison Avenue (at42nd St.), New York, NY 10013
    • The Career Resource Center and the School of Management Alumni Association (SOMAA) co-host this student/alumni networking event in New York City each January. Since it's inception, Network New York has consistently received rave reviews from both students and alumni. Space is limited, student registration will be required
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • Career Conversations in New York City
    • Date: To be announced
    • 38 E 37th St, New York, NY 10016 
    • Registration is available on BullsEye. All majors and class years are welcome
    • Hosted by UB Career Services
  • InfoTech WNY Student Shadow Program
    • Date: To be announced
    • Local companies and IT professionals allow students to shadow an IT staff member throughout the day to get a more complete view of a “day-in-the-life.” 
    • Some of the companies who have participated in the past are: Algonquin - Connecting Healthcare, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, CentriLogic, Inc., Evans National Bank, IVR Technology Group, LLC, Lincoln Archives, Utilant, LLC, Delaware North Companies, Ingram Micro, Dopkins & Company, LLP, 360 PSG, Full Circle Studios, M & T Bank, Rich Products, Ronco, Shatter I.T Global Services, Synacor Inc., Praxair, Pro Serve,  Tops Markets, etc.  
    • Registration begins December 18. Registration will be partially a first-come, first-served basis but also the company gets to select from the first three resumes that get submitted for each shadowing opportunity. The program will be based on specific areas within IT so we can be as career-focused as possible. 
    • Register at InfoTechNiagara (registration coming soon)
  • Career Conversations in Rochester
    • Date: To be announced
    • George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY
    • Registration is available on BullsEye. All majors and class years are welcome
    • Hosted by UB Career Services

February 2019

  • School of Management Club Fair Recommended
    • February 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Alfiero Center - first-floor atrium, UB North Campus
    • Get involved. Consider becoming a student leader. Come meet the School of Management clubs, see which club(s) you should join and meet current members. Club involvement is a great résumé builder
  • WORKSHOP: Advanced Interviewing Skills
    • Dates and times: To be announced
    • A job interview is a critical stage of the hiring process. Preparing for a variety of interview situations and knowing what to expect is essential to success. Practice advanced interviewing skills and learn to communicate your qualifications and experience effectively. Whether you have limited work experience or are an experienced candidate, it is important to fine tune your skills. 
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • On Target Undergraduate Club Case Competition
    • Entries Due: To be announced
    • Round 1: To be announced
    • Round 2 - Final Presentations: To be announced
    • Four-person student teams apply knowledge, teamwork, and presentation skills to solve a business case provided by Target Corporation.  At least 2 members of each team must be part of a recognized School of Management Undergraduate Student Club. The prize money will be divided between the participants and student club they are representing. First Place: $1,500  Second Place: $500
    • Sponsored by Target
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • Internship Day
    • Date: To be announced
    • Student Union, North Campus
    • A whole day blending caffeine and confidence all in the name of internships. Literally, everything you needed and wanted to know about internships. It's like internship boot camp but with really nice trainers. A full day of internship opportunities, tips for breaking into the internship world and building your confidence. Plus, the coffee is on us. 
    • Hosted by UB Career Services  
  • Career Conversations in Buffalo
    • Date: To be announced
    • UB Center for the Arts, North Campus
    • Registration is available on BullsEye. All majors and class years are welcome
    • Hosted by UB Career Services  
  • MS MIS WORKSHOP: Leveraging LinkedIn
    • February 16 from 12-2 p.m. 
    • Learn to leverage LinkedIn as a tool to boost your brand, add samples of your work, understand the differences between "networking" and "connecting", search and connect with employers and alumni, follow targets, receive introductions, tailor your communications. Most importantly, turn your digital connections into personal relationships and engage with connections to become visible and memorable! Bring your charged laptop for this 90 minute session presented by LinkedIn expert, Michael Spence
    • Speaker bio: Michael Spence is a speaker, trainer, and business consultant focused on people, performance, and profits. He learned much of what he knows about business and technology by leading a young telecom sales organization to 400% growth and being listed on the Inc 500; everything else he picks up from interviews with business leaders and influencers. Sharing his lessons, Mike trains organizations on managing a multigenerational workforce, sales enablement, and leveraging LinkedIn to boost your brand.
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • WORKSHOP: Cover Letters
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Graduate students can learn how to write a top notch cover letter and leverage your skills and experience to get an interview
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • Coffee Cup Conversations Recommended
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • Our Coffee Cup Conversation series is an interactive monthly program that features guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds who will share their expertise on a range of topics, including exploring management career paths, tips and strategies for success in the workplace, and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Do not miss this opportunity to meet and network with business professionals and fellow upper-level business students. 
    • Coffee Cup Converstaions is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Sponsored by the UB School of Management Alumni Association
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • WORKSHOP: Advanced Interviewing Skills
    • Dates: To be announced
    • A job interview is a critical stage of the hiring process. Preparing for a variety of interview situations and knowing what to expect is essential to success. Practice advanced interviewing skills and learn to communicate your qualifications and experience effectively. Whether you have limited work experience or are an experienced candidate, it is important to fine tune your skills. 
    • Sign up for this workshop through the BizLink system by going to Events and then clicking Workshops. Space is limited. 
  • European Career Fair
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Johnson Athletic Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts
    • Career Fair: To be announced
    • Interviews: To be announced
    • Would you like to work for a global organization such as A.T. Kearney, BASF, Bayer, BMW, Bosch, Deutsche Bank, Ericsson Inc., Fiat, GE , Goldman Sachs, Goodyear, Henkel, ING, Johnson & Johnson, McKinsey, Merck, Microsoft, Nestle, Novartis, Philips, SAP, Schlumberger, Shell, Siemens, Volkswagen, TomTom, UBS or Unilever? Would you like to work in Europe? These are the type of companies who attend. Looking for a full-time job, internship or a study program? Discover the many opportunities that companies, academic institutions and nonprofit organizations from Europe have to offer you at the 21st European Career Fair at MIT. It is the largest career fair of its kind in the U.S. with more than 100 participating organizations and more than 5,000 registered candidates. Take this opportunity to meet employers face to face and stand out from the crowd. By registering for the event, you will become a part of a searchable database where employers can view your resume and schedule interviews even before meeting you in person at the fair.
    • Candidates can submit their résumés online prior to the fair. Your résumé will be displayed in a searchable database and will be accessible to the employers attending the fair. This is advantageous as the day of the fair can be very busy.
    • Many employers will be hosting Information Sessions and some will be selecting candidates to interview in person. Candidates should make travel arrangements accordingly to ensure timeliness for such events. Walk-ins on the Career Fair day are welcome to speak with the participating mployers and 50 percent of interviews are scheduled during the event.
    • To be preselected for interviews, submit your résumé at https://ecf.fairsey.com
    • Hosted by the European Club at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology   

March 2019

  • UB Spring Job & Internship Fair - The All Majors Job and Internship Fair Recommended
    • Date: To be announced
    • Alumni Arena Main Gym, UB North Campus
    • The job and internship fair of all job and internship fairs is here–and you're invited. 100+ employers, 1,000+ students, four hours, and countless success stories, held annually in early March. The job fair for all majors. It is open to all UB students, including business majors at the undergraduate and masters levels. 
    • Register through BullsEye under Events
    • Hosted by UB Career Services
  • On Target Undergraduate Club Case Competition: Final Presentations
    • Date: To be announced
    • 102 Alfiero Center
    • Four-person student teams apply knowledge, teamwork, and presentation skills to solve a business case provided by Target Corporation.  At least 2 members of each team must be part of a recognized School of Management Undergraduate Student Club. The prize money will be divided between the participants and student club they are representing. First Place: $1,500  Second Place: $500
    • Come cheer on your friends and learn how to compete in a competitive case competition.
    • Sponsored by Target
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • UB MBA Case Competition
    • Date: To be announced
    • UB Center for the Arts, UB North Campus
    • Join us as 10 teams of MBA stutdents from across the country compete in a real-world business strategy competition for more than $10,000 in prize money. 
    • Hosted by UB School of Management
    • Sponsored by Dun & Bradstreet
  • WORKSHOP: Advanced Interviewing Skills
    • Date: To be announced
    • A job interview is a critical stage of the hiring process. Preparing for a variety of interview situations and knowing what to expect is essential to success. Required for all MBA and MS students.
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops
  • APICS Student Career Roundtable
    • Date: To be announced
    • Canisius College Science Hall Commons
    • APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management. It provides research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. 
    • Learn about your potential future career from small group conversations with professionals working in career areas such as planning, sourcing, operations, warehousing, LEAN, purchasing, S&OP, productions and distribution. Dinner provided.
    • Free event, RSVP through BizLink - Events - Workshops
  • UB Spring Job & Internship Fair - The All Majors Job and Internship Fair Recommended
    • Date: To be announced
    • The job and internship fair of all job and internship fairs is here–and you're invited. 100+ employers, 1,000+ students, four hours, and countless success stories, held annually in early March. The job fair for all majors. It is open to all UB students, including business majors at the undergraduate and masters levels. 
    • Register through BullsEye under Events
    • Hosted by UB Career Services
  • Career Expo
    • Date: To be announced
    • Upper Level Gallagher Center at Niagara University
    • A career fair organized by Niagara University, featuring 100 employers. Open to all college students and graduates.
  • Coffee Cup Conversations
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • Our Coffee Cup Conversation series is an interactive monthly program that features guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds who will share their expertise on a range of topics, including exploring management career paths, tips and strategies for success in the workplace, and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Do not miss this opportunity to meet and network with business professionals and fellow upper-level business students. 
    • Coffee Cup Converstaions is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Sponsored by the UB School of Management Alumni Association
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center

April 2019

  • Coffee Cup Conversations
    • Wednesdays, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Starts in 205 Alfiero Center, then transitions to third-floor Alfiero atrium
    • Our Coffee Cup Conversation series is an interactive monthly program that features guest speakers from a variety of professional backgrounds who will share their expertise on a range of topics, including exploring management career paths, tips and strategies for success in the workplace, and how to find the right fit and land the ideal internship or job. Do not miss this opportunity to meet and network with business professionals and fellow upper-level business students. 
    • Coffee Cup Converstaions is open to all undergraduate School of Management students
    • Sponsored by the UB School of Management Alumni Association
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • WORKSHOPS: Prepare for the National Conference Recommended
    • Dates: To be announced
    • Attending National Black MBA, National Society of Hispanic MBAs - Prospanica , Asian MBA or APICS conferences and career fairs?  Preparation is the key
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops 
    • Hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC)
  • Employer Expectation Series: Insider Information for International Candidates
    • Date, time and location: To be announced
    • Employers share professional opinions and expectations of international candidates in the employment world. What advice do the panelists have specifically for candidates who are on an international visa? What have our panelists learned from their experience that can be helpful for you?
    • Register in BizLink under Events - Workshops
    • Organized by the Career Resource Center
  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • Date: To be announced
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment

May 2019

  • Jobsapalooza
  • REGISTER FOR National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • Date: To be announced
    • Detroit, Michigan
    • National Black MBA is featuring a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited 
    • The upcoming Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment
  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Student registration begins soon and goes through May for early bird rates. Register early to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • Date: To be announced
    • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The Annual Conference & Career Exposition features: Professional Development Sessions • Career Expo • Certification Training • Interactive Plenary • Town Hall Luncheons • Case Competitions • Award Ceremonies • Higher Ed Expo • Networking Receptions • Entertainment

More

Listings of Job Fairs and Events Everywhere – The following sites list information on many additional job fairs and career events being held throughout the year in various locations across the U.S.:

  • CareerFairs.com - Can search for career fairs by month, category or region
  • CFG Inc. – Career Fairs for IT, MIS, and Engineering and Sales, Management and Business professionals
  • Women for Hire Job Fairs: Some of America's leading companies will be recruiting experienced professionals and college seniors for a wide-range of positions in all fields at the upcoming Women For Hire events