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Whether you’re wondering where to begin, looking for an internship, or starting your job search, Career Services will guide you through the process of career development from your first questions to your last. With your UMass Amherst degree in hand and your passions, talents, skills, and experiences, you will be ready for the career you’ve always wanted or possibly the one you never imagined.

Upcoming Events - On Campus

Your Roadmap for Landing a Role at a Startup

Monday, September 22, 5:30pm
Integrated Sciences Building, Atrium

ThinkB1G will lead a discussion on what startups are looking for, the skills to develop to become a highly sought after candidate, how to obtain them both inside and outside the classroom, and best practices in communicating all this when engaging startups. They'll be bringing in founders and heads of engineering virtually so you'll have the opportunity to hear directly from startups.
To register, please click here

Networking Night - Years of Connections 2014

Monday, September 29, 6:30-8:00pm
Marriott Center - Campus Center

Join us for a free networking event to connect with successful individuals from a variety of professions. Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeurves and refreshments while enhancing your network. This is an open invitation event. Dress is business casual. No resumé required!

To register, please click here

Engineering, Technology and Science Career Fair

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 10:00-3:00pm
Campus Center Auditorium

For companies seeking candidates for engineering, computer science, IT, or science positions, this event is for you. Meet students from all levels, for your co-ops, internships or full-time positions.

Students can view list of registered organizations, by clicking here
Additional questions? Please email Todd Butynski at

Five-College Graduate/Professional Schools Information Day

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 11:00-3:00pm
Student Union Ballroom

If you are thinking of going to Graduate School now, next year, or even two years from now, you should plan to attend this event. Take this opportunity to meet one-on-one with representatives from over 125 graduate, medical, dental, law, social work, theology, international relations, education, library science programs and a range of other post-baccalaureate options from across the US and abroad.

For more information and to register, please click here

Students can view list of registered organizations, by clicking here

Upcoming Events - Off Campus

Smith College Career Fair

Friday, September 26, 2014 - 3:30-6:00pm
Smith College Campus Center

Meet with recruiters from corporate and non-profit organizations to discuss a broad range of internships, full-time jobs and graduate/professional school opportunities.

The fair is FREE for students; No registration is required.

For list of participating employers, please click here

Career Centers of Western Massachusetts Government, Criminal Justice & Non Profit Career Fair

/Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 1:30-4:00pm
Woodward Center
Westfield State University
Westfield, MA

Over 85 federal, state, and local agencies will be in attendance. Many employers, particularly Federal Agencies, are interested in meeting students from all academic disciplines including Business, Education, Psychology, Economics and Sociology

For list of participating employers, please click here

Internship Info Sessions

Internship information every Monday at 12:30 pm in 508 Goodell

Please note that as of July 1, 2013, UMass Amherst will be going Tobacco-free.

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