Upcoming Events

Attend one of the many Career Center events and workshops.  All events are located at the Career Center unless noted otherwise.  Events are organized by category and then chronological by date. RSVP via Port Triton unless otherwise noted.

Triton Fairs

Fall quarter

Law School Information Fair

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 | 11:00am-2:00pm

Winter quarter

Triton Winter Career Fair
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 10am-2:30pm

Education Career Fair
Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 4-6 pm

Spring quarter

Triton Spring Career Fair
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 10am-2:30pm

Health Professional School Fair
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | 11:00am-2:00pm


For Recruiters

To participate in any of our career fairs, visit the Career Fair recruiter page.
To particpate in any of our graduate and professional school fairs, visit our School Fair Recruiter page.

Career Exploration and Development

Walk-in Advising

M-F 10:00am to 3:00pm during weeks 1 to finals in the Career Resource Library. No Walk-ins available during Triton Fairs. Walk-in is not available during winter, spring, and summer breaks.
  • Your Triton Career Action Plan
  • Interview preparation
  • Job & internship search
  • Resume & cover letter evaluation

January

Resume Lab
January 9 to 13 from 10:00am to 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Prepping for the Career Fair
January 9 to 13 from 12:00pm to 12:30pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Are You Ready to Apply?
January 17 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Are You Actually Connected?
January 18 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Plan It Out
January 19 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Working in the USA for International Students: J-1 Students
January 26 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room


February

Working in the USA for International Students: F-1 Students
February 2 @ 2:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Are You Ready to Apply?
February 13 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Are You Actually Connected?
February 14 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: How Confident Are You?
February 15 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Plan It Out
February 16 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

F-1 Optional Practical Training and the Job Search
February 16 @ 1:00pm, Horizon Room

Career Readiness Series: Work Your Skills to Take Control
February 17 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

F-1 Curricular Practical Training and the Hunt for Internships: Undergraduate Students
February 21 @ 1:00pm, Horizon Room

F-1 Curricular Practical Training and the Hunt for Internships: Graduate Students
February 24 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

March

The Graduate School Transition for F-1 Undergraduate Students
March 2 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Health Beat Events

Health Beat On-the-Spot Advising- see website for weekly schedule

February

Western Michigan University Medical School (UC San Diego alum/current med student)
February 6 @ 5-6pm, Horizon Room, Career Center

UQ Ochsner Medical School Presentation (Australian Med school)
February 13 @ 12-1pm, Round Room, Career Center

MEDS Conference

February 11 @ 8:00am-5:00pm, UCSD School of Medicine Telemedicine Building

Public Health Career Panel
February 15 @ 3:15pm-5:30pm, Horizon Room

UQ Ochsner "Meet the Students" Webinar
February 21@ 4pm-5:30pm
RSVP Here for log-in information

University of Michigan School of Medicine Info Session
February 28 @12-1:30pm, Horizon Room

March

MED Talks: A Dessert Social
March 8 @ 5:00pm, Horizon Room

February 22 @ 5:00pm, Horizon Room

April

Health Professional School Fair 2017
April 19, 11am-2pm, Price Center Ballroom West

Employer Information Sessions and Networking Nights

September

Ericsson Inc, Information Session
September 26 @ 5:00pm-6:30pm, Round Room Career Center
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, and Master
Targeting Majors: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Math-Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering

Caesars Entertainment Information Session
September 28 @ 7:30pm-9:00pm, Horizon Room Career Center
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Senior, Master & Alumni
Targeting Majors: Rady MBA, Computer Science and Engineering, Management Science, Engineering Sciences, Math-Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Bioinformatics, Economics & Cognitive Science.

Johnson & Johnson Information Session
September 29 @ 5:00pm-6:30pm, Horizon Room Career Center
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior & Master
Targeting Majors: Microbiology, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Sciences, Computer Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

October

Electronic Arts Information Session
October 18 @ 5:00pm-6:30pm, Career Center- Career Library
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, and Master
Targeting Majors: Computer Science and Engineering

Quintiles Information Session
October 18 @ 5:00pm-6:30pm, Career Center- Round Room
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Master & Doctorate Students
Targeting Majors:

Peace Corps Information Session
October 19 @ 4:30pm-6:00pm, Career Center- Round Room
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, and Master
Targeting Majors: All majors

ViaSat Information Session
October 24 @ 5:00pm-6:30pm, Career Center- Horizon Room
RSVP: Here

Targeting Class Levels:  Junior, Senior & Master
Targeting Majors: Math-Computer Science & Computer Science and Engineering

Specifically for Graduate Students

To RSVP or for more information and events, visit the Graduate Careers Blog


January

grAdvantage Career Night: Featuring Amber Mace, CCST Policy Fellows Program
January 23 @ 5:00pm, Horizon Room

Beyond Academia Part 1: Beginning Your Career Exploration
January 25 @ 11:00am, Horizon Room


February

Questioning Career Transition Group
Starting February @ 2:00pm-3:30pm, Dolores Huerta Room, Old Student Center

March

Preparing for the Non-Academic Interview Part 1
March 7 @ 12:00pm, Horizon Room

Master's and PhD Career Development Week
March 27-31, all day, location TBA

The Basement Events

The Basement’s student-centric mission is to stimulate, encourage and serve the entrepreneurial spirit of UC San Diego students by providing a co-work and incubation space. As a shared campus-wide enterprise managed by Alumni and Community Engagement, The Basement is part of a collective comprised of campus partners, alumni leaders, Alumni and Community Engagement and Career and Professional Development staff.  Attend an event offered by The Basement.

Events and Announcements at The Basement

Proof of Concept Competition   Deadline Jan. 17, 2017—Apply HERE

The Basement is hosting its annual proof of concept competition for undergraduates in partnership with the Office of Innovation and Commercialization. This year students can apply for the social innovation or innovative project track for the chance to win up to $2,000 and the opportunity to make their business or product concept idea a reality.

 

January 17th  4:00PM                         Patent Workshop

Join The Basement in welcoming patent expert and UC San Diego Alum Erik Vieira '97! Erik has years of experience in patents and technology and is an avid supporter of student startups. He will be leading a workshop focused on developing patents, problems that arise, and intricate knowledge patent development that come only from years and years of experience.

February 4, 2017 – 11AM-8PM    Hackathon with Webroot @ The Basement Register on Port Triton

The Basement is excited to offer students a chance to participate in a software hackathon! This event is sponsored by Webroot and supported by The Basement, and the Career Center at UC San Diego.

February 23, 2017 1-2PM             Speaker Series: Google’s New VP of Product Management, Sam Ramji

Sam Ramji, ’94, new VP of Product Management for Google Cloud and founding CEO of open-source platform for the Foundry Foundation speaks at The Basement. This 20+ year Silicon Valley tech. entrepreneur designed Microsoft’s open source strategy, and founded the Outercurve Foundation. Join us for a look at how the digital economy is changing, insights into emerging trends and opportunities in business model APIs. Register Here

April 27, 2017, 5:30PM                    Triton Entrepreneur Night 2017 Register HERE.

Celebrate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Where Creativity, Ideas and Innovation Converge!

From virtual reality software to 3D printed rocket parts, last year 16 innovative student teams demoed innovative product concepts at Triton Entrepreneur Night. The top five teams pitched their business ideas and netted a combined $47,000 in cash and non-cash prizes, and one team took home an Audience Choice Award.

Join us for even bigger exhibits and live demonstrations, team pitches and networking with entrepreneurial-minded alumni, many of whom had started, or backed, startup companies. REGISTER HERE

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