Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

2/1 Prep Workshop for the McCombs Career Expo

Wed, January 27, 2016

Liberal Arts students are invited to attend the McCombs Undergraduate Career Expo on February 3 from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. If you plan to attend, are you ready?

Attend our prep workshop to learn how you can best prepare in advance, what to wear, what works and doesn't work, and what employers are really looking for.

Workshop: Career Fair Success Strategies for the McCombs Undergraduate Career Expo

Monday, February 1, 2016 | 12-1 PM | LACS, FAC 18
Who: All Liberal Arts Students
Register: Login to your BTT Gateway account and register here

This workshop will cover:

  • How to dress appropriately so that you don't get turned away at the door (yes, this happens).
  • How to market the liberal arts degree.
  • How to make the best first impression.
  • What questions you should ask employers.
  • Who will be there and what they are looking for.
  • How to follow up after the event.

Can't make this event?

Check out our Career Fair Strategies page for help.

McCombs Undergraduate Career Expo

Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 PM (open to Liberal Arts students)
Location: UT RecSports Center, 2nd Floor
Business Professional Attire Required for Entry: Matching suit required (dark blue, dark grey, or black), professional footwear, no bright or neon hair color, no visible facial piercings and all men must wear ties. Please see the Business Attire Guide for more information on business professional attire. Students not wearing business professional attire will not be permitted into the expo.
UT ID Card Required for Entry: The career expo will be open to all current UT Austin students, including Liberal Arts majors, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. No alumni will be permitted.

Employer & Positions Info: Download the Career Fair app and guidebook for employer details:

Downloading the App

  1. Go to the App Store (Apple) or Play Store (Android).
  2. Type "Guidebook" into the search bar.
  3. Install the Guidebook app.

Downloading the Guidebook

  1. Type "Spring 2016 McCombs Undergraduate Career Expo" into search bar within app.
  2. Click "Get this Guide."
  3. Guide will begin downloading.
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