UIC Business Career Fair This Wednesday, September 18

UIC Business Career Center invites current students and recent alumni to the Business Career Fair this Wednesday at UIC Student Center East. This a great occasion for students to network with diverse employers and to get a jump start on internship and full-time opportunities. 

We have an amazing list of companies registered to attend, including: 

·          Bank of America

           C.N.A. Insurance

·         Caterpillar

·         CDW

·         Classified Ventures

·         College Pro

·         Cyberkorp Inc.

·         Enterprise Rent-A- Car

·         Financial Consortium International LLC

·         First Midwest Bank

·         Moblie Generation

·         The Effner Financial Group  (Northwestern Mutual)

·         The McTigue Financial Group (Northwestern Mutual)

·          National Futures Association

·         Office of Comptroller of the Currency

·         Plum Tree Group

·         PNC Financial Services Group

·         Prado & Renteria CPAs Prof. Corp.

·         Prestige Staffing

·         Primerica Inc.

·         Rivers Casino

·         Target

·         Viamedia Inc.

·         Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors

·         Walgreens Co.


The event is free for UIC graduate and undergraduate business students. No registration necessary. Students should take this career fair seriously and come prepared to meet with a potential employer. Here are some helpful tips on preparing for the career fair:

1) Research companies that you would like to visit.

2) Prepare and practice your 60 second elevator pitch.

3) Dress for success - look sharp! Business attire is expected.

4) Ask specific questions about the position and company. Don't forget to ask for the employer’s business card.

5) After the event, send thank you notes/emails to employers you meet at the fair.

6) Apply for their open positions on www.uiccareeers.com


We hope to see all of our UIC Business students on Wednesday at the fair! 


UIC Business Career Fair

Wednesday, September 18th  from 11am-2:00pm

UIC Student Center East,Illinois Room

Questions about the UIC Business Career Fair? Contact Foluke Akanni, Recruiting Coordinator, at foluke@uic.edu.