All current engineering and computer science students at University of Michigan Ann Arbor, as well as alumni within one year of graduation, are invited to attend the fair. Students who are seeking a summer internship or full-time offer are especially encouraged to attend.
I am a first-year student -- should I come to the fair?
Of course! Some companies do offer internships for students the summer right after their first year. Even if the company you would like to work for may not be hiring, the more experience speaking with recruiters, the better!
When is the Career Fair?
The Career Fair is on Monday September 14th, 2020 and Tuesday September 15th, 2020 from 9 AM - 5 PM.
Where will the Career fair take place?
The 2020 Career Fair will take place virtually due to COVID-19.
What are the best ways to prepare for the fair?
There are a plethora of events hosted by SWE, TBP, and the Engineering Career Resource Center (ECRC), to prepare for the fair!
Be on the lookout for the SWE/TBP Career Fair Resource Guide for more tips and tricks!
What should I bring to the Career Fair?
Make sure you have your resume reviewed before submitting it to companies. You will not need to bring your transcript or any cover letters, although these may be useful for applying to jobs online.
What do I wear to the Career Fair?
Business professional attire is worn at the fair. The majority of students wear slacks and a button up. Keep in mind that students should look professional. Make sure what’s in your background on a video call is appropriate when talking to a recruiter. Please dress appropriately.
Where can I find the list of companies attending?
The company list can be found on Engineering Careers. Within your account, select 'Events', 'Career Fairs' from the left side of the page. Then select 'SWE/TBP Career Fair 2020' and click 'See Who's Coming'. To access the company list in excel format, within your account select 'Resources', 'Resource Library', and then click on '2020 SWE/TBP Career Fair Company List'.
The list and maps are also available on the new app. Download 'Career Fair Plus' from the App Store or Google Play Store then search for the University of Michigan and click on the Fall 2020 SWE/TBP Career Fair.