Events and Seminars

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Better be Prepared.

Career & Internship Job Fairs
Through our long-standing agreements with larger, area colleges and universities, Mayville State University students are invited to participate in two fall fairs, and two spring fairs. These Fairs are held in Grand Forks and Fargo.Watch for email announcements and prepare for the fairs by reviewing the videos and other resources that Career Services provides for you.

Seminars – Workshops to Help You Prepare For Your Career
Career Services and Internships offers seminars on resume writing.

Company Recruiting On-Campus
When a company or organization comes to our campus to recruit interns and full-time employees, we will list those events here. 

Career & Internship Fairs:

UND Career & Internship Fair, Grand Forks ND (Bachelor Degrees)
   February 19 or 20 (Wednesday or Thursday, depending on major...see website)

NDSU Career & Internship Fair, Fargo ND (Bachelor Degrees)
   February 25 or 26 (Tuesday or Wednesday, depending on major...see website)
 

These Fairs are open to Mayville State University students (non-teaching majors only). PLEASE PRE-REGISTER & get a personalized name tag by contacting the MSU Career Services office in CB115.

Mark your calendar & start preparing now! 

FOR MORE DETAILS OF THESE AND OTHER EVENTS see "Career Events" in the Mayville State Jobs Network.

 

Prior to any Fair, you must spend time researching the companies that will be attending! Check each career fair website often for employers and what types of opportunities they are offering. BE PREPARED!!! The employers WILL expect you to know something about their company.

Career Fair Preparation Resources

Seminars/Workshops Offered

We offer "How to Create a Resume" workshops so you can find an internship, part-time job or fulltime job.

  • Help Seminars are 30 - 50 minutes, sometimes less
  • LOCATION: CB 116 (unless otherwise noted)
  • Seminars will benefit ANY and ALL majors
  • FREE!
  • See our seminar/workshop schedule in the MSU Jobs Network

You'll need a resume for almost every job to which you might apply. Start to plan ahead for summer jobs, internships, fulltime jobs, and so on. This seminar will show you how to present your skills, abilities and experiences with the most effective presentation.

Company Recruitment on Campus

POLICY REGARDING INTERVIEWS CONDUCTED ON CAMPUS and FACILITATED BY CAREER SERVICES/INTERNSHIPS

Any candidate who wishes to sign up for an on-campus interview with a company or school district representative must have attended one of the following:

  • Interview Help Session - conducted by Career Services
  • Professional Development Seminar - facilitated by the Division of Business and CIS
  • Student Teaching Seminar Interview Session - conducted by Career Services

 This policy will also apply to interviews coordinated by Career Services/Internships when the interviews are held at an off-campus location.

Policy established 1998