Career events and workshops

Overview

The Centre for Student Involvement & Careers is committed to answering your questions about your career, job search, and future plans. Browse events and webinars to support you as you take steps towards your goals, make connections, and learn from alumni and employers.

How to register

To browse and register for career events or workshops, log in to CareersOnline and select "Events" from the left sidebar.

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Top reasons to attend

  • Learn and practice job search skills, like how to write your resume, answer interview questions, or access job market data.
  • Identify and develop your career and life goals.
  • Connect with alumni and potential employers to ask your questions.

Job skills and preparation 

Practice and build your job search skills.

  • Resume and LinkedIn webinars
    Get tips on preparing your resume, building your LinkedIn profile, highlighting your achievements, and tailoring your applications to get noticed.
  • Panic to power webinars
    Practice coping strategies to turn your unease into motivated, productive energy that will help you approach your goals with increased comfort and confidence.
  • Job Search Strategies webinar
    Learn the best ways to find work both online and in person, as well as different strategies to access the hidden job market.
  • Interview preparation webinars
    Practice flexible and effective strategies to maximize your interview preparation.

Develop your career

Gain clarity and confidence to help make strategic life and career decisions.

  • Feeling stuck or unsure webinars
    Bring your questions and get resources that will help you take action towards your goals.

  • Designing your life webinars
    Challenge yourself to consider multiple versions of your life and take action towards your future goals.

  • Alumni Office Hours
    Learn from the stories and insights of UBC alumni. 

Connect with alumni and employers

Find opportunities that match your strengths, values, and skills.

  • Employer information sessions
    Meet with an employer or recruiter from a company you are interested in working for and ask your questions.

  • Participate in virtual career fairs
    Network with recruiters from different industries and find available job opportunities.

Upcoming events and workshops

Browse the full list of career events and workshops available to you through the UBC Events Calendar. 

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Annual events

Make the most of career events typically held each year.

  • Career Fair
    Drop into a 1-day virtual event that features over 55 employers from various industries, eager to engage with students and alumni to share career opportunities and insights.
  • West Coast Virtual Fairs
    Find work, volunteer, and academic opportunities available after your UBC degree at this 3-day, multi-school virtual fair.
  • Spring Career Fair
    Take part in UBC's 2-day event and meet around 100 employers and schools for potential career opportunities.
  • Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference
    Attend the MURC to present your research to other UBC students, friends, and family.
  • Graduate and Professional Schools Fair
    Meet recruiters from graduate and professional programs and learn about scholarship opportunities.