Career Expos/Networking

We know that networking can be somewhat intimidating. We are here to improve your chances of securing an internship or job, expanding your professional network, and gaining insight into your career decision-making. Our career expos provide you with the opportunity to:

  • Engage with employers to learn about potential career paths, as well as internship and full-time opportunities
  • Identify which skills and experiences can increase your chances of employment
  • Use your marketable skills and brand yourself to employers
  • Build a professional network to enhance employment opportunities

Spring Career Expo 2019

Career Expo (Spring 2019) - Employer Registration Now Open

The Spring Career Expo attracts large organizations from across the nation looking to hire students for internships, full-time positions and careers. Employers who have recruited in the past include national and regional employers: Toyota, American Airlines, Coca-Cola, Valley Baptist Health Systems, and Tropical Texas Behavioral Health, etc.

Edinburg Campus - Wed., March 20, 2019  |  10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.  |  UREC

Register for Edinburg: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/8679/employer_preview 

Brownsville Campus - Thur., March 21, 2019  |  10:00a.m.-2:00p.m.  |  El Gran Salon (Student Union)

Register for Brownsville: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/8677/employer_preview 

Teachers Job Expo | Brownsville | Th. April 4, 2019, PlainsCapital Bank El Gran Salon, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | Edinburg | Fri. April 5, 2019, Fieldhouse (EHPE 1), 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. For more information, contact the Career Center at (956) 665-2243. to view exhibiting employers log onto Handshake

Teachers Job Expo (Spring 2019) - Employer Registration Now Open

The Teachers Job Expo brings recruiters from various school districts across Texas looking to hire students pursuing teaching.

Brownsville Campus - Thurs., April 4, 2019  |  9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.  |  El Gran Salon (Student Union)

Register for Brownsville: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/8691/employer_preview

Edinburg Campus - Fri., April 5, 2019  |  9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.  |  Filedhouse (EHPE 1)

Register for Edinburg: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/8684/employer_preview 

Health Professionals and Nursing Expo

Health Professionals and Nursing Expo (Spring 2019) - Employer Registration Now Open

Edinburg Campus - Wed., April 17, 2019  |  11:30a.m.-2:30p.m.  |  ECESS 1.30

Register for event: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/9394/employer_preview