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2021 Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair (Virtual)

The Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair targets undergraduate students interested in obtaining a resume building opportunity for Summer 2021. This event hosts organizations from all over who are most dedicated to diversity. These employers embrace, value, and live inclusive excellence.

WHERE: Handshake (Virtual)
WHEN: Thursday, March 4th from 1:00-5:00pm
WHO & WHY: Employers are excited to connect with you and discuss available internships, volunteer opportunities, and part-time work in the following areas:

  • Business-related functions: Communications, advertising, public relations, marketing, retail management, sports management, and finance/financial services
  • Nonprofit management: Organizations represent a variety of focus areas including the arts, healthcare, social services, women’s issues, and others
  • Summer and recreation camp counseling and management: Summer day camps and resident camps will be in attendance as well as other recreational sports organizations

Pre-registration is required for students. You are also encouraged to prepare for the fair by having your resume reviewed. You may request an online appointment with a career coach to review your resume here:


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

To read more Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives of some of the organizations attending the fair, and to learn more about how these organizations are combatting racial injustice please visit this document, which is being updated regularly.

Not sure what to expect? Review our Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair Tip Sheet [pdf].


Need Last-Minute Help?

Student using Career Success Quick ChatStudents needing assistance during the Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair can speak to a Career Coach via Zoom.  A Career Coach can answer questions about what to say to the recruiters and how to follow up with recruiters after the fair.  Should you want to practice your “elevator pitch” before engaging with the recruiters, a career coach will be happy to assist!
Zoom Meeting ID: 987 7298 8705
Password: 937682


This event is sponsored by:

Event Sponsor - 5 Star Staffing logo      Event Sponsor - Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans


This event is open to University Exploration students.

Please note that if you require any accommodations such as live captioning or interpretation to fully participate in this event, please contact Requests made two weeks before the event will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.

Please register for this event on Handshake:
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If you have a Disability and rely on a screen reader or the keyboard for access to your computer you will experience difficulty using the Handshake application. As the University works with Handshake to improve accessibility, please contact for assistance in navigating and using this application. A member of our team will respond within 2 business days to assist you.

This event is open to all Arts and Sciences Students and will be beneficial to students in all Career Communities:

Education, Non-Profit, Social Services icon Entrepreneurship icon Finance, Consulting, Management, and Sales icon Governement, International Affairs, Public Policy Icon Healthcare and Wellness Icon Journalism, Sports, Entertainment and Production icon Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations icon Science and Research icon Technology, Data and Analytics icon Visual, Written and Performing Arts icon

Career Communities help you discover new career paths, inform you of community-specific networking events, and exciting ways to become career ready!  Join as many as you’d like.  Log into Handshake, select “Career Interests” from your account drop-down menu, and identify the Career Communities that interest you!

This program contributes to the development of these Career Readiness Competencies:

  • Oral and Written Communications
  • Professionalism and Productivity
  • Digital Technology
  • Career Management