Events Calendar for UCI Students

We offer workshops, info sessions, virtual sessions, career fairs and other types of events. Workshops are 50 minutes in length and are held in the Career Pathways Training Room unless otherwise noted. Registration is provided through Handshake. For more information, please see our Eligibility Policy.

All Events

 RegisterHow to find a Work Study or Part-Time Job Monday, January 7th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

January 7, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on using Handshake and Division of Career Pathways resources to effectively search for work-study or part-time jobs.

 RegisterHow to find a Work Study or Part-Time Job Tuesday, January 8th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

January 8, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on using Handshake and Division of Career Pathways resources to effectively search for work-study or part-time jobs.

 RegisterCreating Your First Resume Tuesday, January 8th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 8, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn how to write a resume that gets you noticed!

 RegisterSacramento Internship Program Information Session Tuesday, January 8th 2019 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm PST

January 8, 2019 – 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Come learn about the Sacramento Internship Program, which provides UCI students an opportunity to live and intern in our state capital. SIP facilitates career-related internship opportunities in public service, nonprofits, special interest groups, and various other organizations and institutions.

 RegisterSacramento Internship Program Information Session Wednesday, January 9th 2019 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm PST

January 9, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Come learn about the Sacramento Internship Program, which provides UCI students an opportunity to live and intern in our state capital. SIP facilitates career-related internship opportunities in public service, nonprofits, special interest groups, and various other organizations and institutions.

 RegisterHow to find a Work Study or Part-Time Job Wednesday, January 9th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

January 9, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on using Handshake and Division of Career Pathways resources to effectively search for work-study or part-time jobs.

 RegisterCover Letter Lab Wednesday, January 9th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 9, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Bring a specific job posting to this hands-on working session where career advisors will provide individual help with your cover letter.

 RegisterJob Search Correspondence Thursday, January 10th 2019 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm PST

January 10, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn techniques to craft effective cover letters, thank-you letters, and professional email communication relating to the job search process.

 RegisterHow to find a Work Study or Part-Time Job Thursday, January 10th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

January 10, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on using Handshake and Division of Career Pathways resources to effectively search for work-study or part-time jobs.

 RegisterResume Lab Thursday, January 10th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 10, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Whether you’re writing your first resume or just need help with tailoring it to a specific job, drop by for assistance with your resume questions.

 RegisterJob Search Strategies Monday, January 14th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 14, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

From networking techniques to tips on using Handshake, learn effective strategies to search for jobs.

 RegisterSacramento Internship Program Information Session Monday, January 14th 2019 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm PST

January 14, 2019 – 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Come learn about the Sacramento Internship Program, which provides UCI students an opportunity to live and intern in our state capital. SIP facilitates career-related internship opportunities in public service, nonprofits, special interest groups, and various other organizations and institutions.

 RegisterHow to Get an Internship Tuesday, January 15th 2019 11:00 am - 11:50 am PST

January 15, 2019 – 11:00 am - 11:50 am PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

From internship search strategies to making the most of your internship, get ready for internship success!

 RegisterHandshake Profile Lab Tuesday, January 15th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 15, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Did you know?
· a complete profile makes you 5x more likely to be proactively sourced by a recruiter
· 40% of students with a public profile have received a message from an employer
· 66% of juniors/seniors with a public profile have received a message from an employer
Drop by anytime between 2:00pm - 2:50pm to work on your Handshake profile. Bring your laptop to this hands-on working session where career counselors will provide individual help and answers to your questions. Collaborate with your peers as well. There will be a quick 5 minute overview on our Building Your Handshake Profile Quick Tip handout at the beginning of the session, but otherwise this is an informal, open working session. Stay for as long or as little as you’d like. Students who have never used Handshake are welcome to attend! Please review our Building Your Handshake Quick Tip handout prior to the session. A few Microsoft Surface tablets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis for students who need a laptop.

 RegisterLeveraging LinkedIn Wednesday, January 16th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 16, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

You created a rock star LinkedIn Profile, but now what? LinkedIn has become a powerful tool beyond just a place to list your resume. Learn tips and tricks from an undergraduate student, Germain Louie, and how he's used LinkedIn to create opportunity, land a full-time job, and speak to Gymshark's Chief Marketing Officer, Richard Chapple. Are you [in]?

 RegisterJob Search Strategies (for Grad Students only) Wednesday, January 16th 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST

January 16, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST

Gateway Study Center, Graduate Resource Center, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn how to research and understand the job market. Discover how to narrow your search, locate jobs, and market yourself to business and industry.

**FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY**

 RegisterResume Lab Wednesday, January 16th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 16, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Whether you’re writing your first resume or just need help with tailoring it to a specific job, drop by for assistance with your resume questions.

 RegisterSacramento Internship Program Information Session Thursday, January 17th 2019 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm PST

January 17, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Come learn about the Sacramento Internship Program, which provides UCI students an opportunity to live and intern in our state capital. SIP facilitates career-related internship opportunities in public service, nonprofits, special interest groups, and various other organizations and institutions.

 RegisterInterview Techniques Thursday, January 17th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 17, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Ace the interview with tips on how to prepare and what to do during an interview.

 RegisterInternship 101 Thursday, January 17th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 17, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn about internships, how to structure your experience, and what to do to make the most of your internship.

 RegisterIllinois Tech Graduate Programs Information Session Friday, January 18th 2019 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

January 18, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Please join Illinois Institute of Technology's Office of Graduate Admission for an info session introducing our academics and explaining the application process for our graduate programs! Application fee waivers available for attendees.

Illinois Tech is a private, technology-focused, research institution located in the heart of Chicago offering degrees in engineering, science, architecture, business, design, human sciences, applied technology, and law.

 RegisterTechnical Resume Writing Friday, January 18th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 18, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on how to highlight your relevant skills, technical and extra-curricular experiences to make an impactful impression for technical positions.

 RegisterPrepare for the Fair Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm PST

January 22, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Make the best impression with recruiters by gaining tips on how to prepare for the Career Fair.

 RegisterGeneral Tips for the Technical Interview Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 22, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn what to expect and get tips on how to prepare for a technical interview.

 RegisterResume Lab Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 22, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Whether you’re writing your first resume or just need help with tailoring it to a specific job, drop by for assistance with your resume questions.

 RegisterEnhancing Your Resume (for Grad Students only) Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm PST

January 22, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm PST

Gateway Study Center, Graduate Resource Center, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn to personalize your resume content to match what employers are looking for in the job description.

**FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY**

 RegisterYour 1-Minute Elevator Pitch Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm PST

January 23, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get guidance and practice on how to introduce yourself at career fairs and professional events.

 RegisterPrepare for the Fair Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 23, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Make the best impression with recruiters by gaining tips on how to prepare for the Career Fair.

 RegisterInternship 101 Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 23, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn about internships, how to structure your experience, and what to do to make the most of your internship.

 RegisterUSC College Advising Corps-College Adviser Jobs Thursday, January 24th 2019 11:30 am - 1:00 pm PST

January 24, 2019 – 11:30 am - 1:00 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

The USC College Advising Corps will be hosting an informational session to talk about the various college adviser job positions opening up for 2019-2020 school year. The goal of the program is to raise the number of California students who attend and complete college by encouraging and assisting high school students with their college searches, college applications, financial aid, and making the transition to post-secondary education.

 RegisterEnhancing Your Resume Monday, January 28th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

January 28, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn to personalize your resume content to match what employers are looking for in the job description.

 RegisterInterview Techniques Monday, January 28th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 28, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Ace the interview with tips on how to prepare and what to do during an interview.

 RegisterFinding a Part Time Job Lab Tuesday, January 29th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 29, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Get practical tips on effectively using Handshake to search for jobs and internships, setting up your profile, and making the most of Handshake.

 RegisterLinkedIn Lab Wednesday, January 30th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 30, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Get a quick overview on LinkedIn and stay for an informal, open working session to build your LinkedIn profile.

 RegisterHow to Get an Internship Thursday, January 31st 2019 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm PST

January 31, 2019 – 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

From internship search strategies to making the most of your internship, get ready for internship success!

 RegisterBuilding Your Network Thursday, January 31st 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

January 31, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn strategies for making connections and improving your networking skills.

 RegisterCover Letter Lab Tuesday, February 5th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 5, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Bring a specific job posting to this hands-on working session where career advisors will provide individual help with your cover letter.

 RegisterInterview Techniques and Practice (for Grad Students only) Wednesday, February 6th 2019 1:00 am - 2:30 pm PST

February 6, 2019 – 1:00 am - 2:30 pm PST

Gateway Study Center, Graduate Resource Center, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Ace the interview with tips on how to prepare and what to do during an interview.

**FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY**

 RegisterEnhancing Your Resume Wednesday, February 6th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

February 6, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn to personalize your resume content to match what employers are looking for in the job description.

 RegisterResume Lab Wednesday, February 13th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 13, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Whether you’re writing your first resume or just need help with tailoring it to a specific job, drop by for assistance with your resume questions.

 RegisterApplying to Graduate School Chat Tuesday, February 19th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

February 19, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn how to find which universities and programs are right for you, as well as details about the application process.

 RegisterPre-Med Journey Wednesday, February 20th 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST

February 20, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

This workshop will focus on medical school admissions criteria and developing a competitive application. Other topics include effective interviewing, the AMCAS Process, and asking for Letters of Recommendation.

 RegisterInterview Techniques Wednesday, February 20th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 20, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Ace the interview with tips on how to prepare and what to do during an interview.

 RegisterPre-Law Workshop Thursday, February 21st 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

February 21, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Are you a ‘pre-law student’ – do you have an interest in someday applying to law school? If so, join us for a workshop focused on setting you up for success to someday apply. Topics that will be covered include: essential undergraduate skills to develop, how to become a competitive law school applicant, and what kinds of experiences to target.

 RegisterFinding a Part Time Job Lab Thursday, February 21st 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 21, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Get practical tips on effectively using Handshake to search for jobs and internships, setting up your profile, and making the most of Handshake.

 RegisterYour 1-Minute Elevator Pitch Monday, February 25th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

February 25, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get guidance and practice on how to introduce yourself at career fairs and professional events.

 RegisterTechnical Resume Writing Monday, February 25th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 25, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Get tips on how to highlight your relevant skills, technical and extra-curricular experiences to make an impactful impression for technical positions.

 RegisterPrepare for the Tech Fair Tuesday, February 26th 2019 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

February 26, 2019 – 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn how to make the best first impression with recruiters.

 RegisterLinkedIn Lab Tuesday, February 26th 2019 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

February 26, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PST

Career Pathways, Career Lab, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Bring your laptop and drop-in any time during our labs for hands-on help! A few tablets will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Get a quick overview on LinkedIn and stay for an informal, open working session to build your LinkedIn profile.

 RegisterCPT and the Internship Search for International Students Friday, March 1st 2019 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm PST

March 1, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm PST

Career Pathways, Training Room, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn about Curricular Practical Training and the internship search!

 RegisterNetworking and Your Professional Brand (for Grad Students only) Tuesday, March 5th 2019 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm PST

March 5, 2019 – 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm PST

Gateway Study Center, Graduate Resource Center, Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Learn strategies for making connections and improving your networking skills.

**FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS ONLY**