Events and Seminars

You never get a second chance to make a first impression ... so be prepared.

Career & Internship Job Fairs
Through our long-standing agreements with area colleges and universities, Mayville State University students are invited to participate in their fall and spring fairs. 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.  Others may be done by request.

Company Recruiting On-Campus
When a company or organization comes to our campus to recruit interns and full-time employees, we will notify students and faculty through email and class announcements. 

Also see "Career Events" in the Mayville State Jobs Network.

 

Career & Internship Fairs:

The following 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.  Resumes required.

NDSU Agriculture & Agribusiness Career Expo

  Tuesday, September 22, 2015          1pm-4pm
  For students seeking agriculture-related jobs and internships

NDSU Engineering & Tech Expo

  Wednesday, September 23, 2015      10am-3pm
  For students with CIS or other tech-related majors

Minnesota Twins 2015 Sports Internship & Career Fair at Target Field

Thursday, September 24th      12pm-3pm.
Internship and employment opportunities with many teams and sports related organizations throughout the upper Midwest. MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE. For details on how to register, see “Career Events” at the Mayville State Jobs Network site.

UND Fall Career & Internship Fair

  Tuesday, September 29           11am-3pm  (CIS & Technical Majors)
  Wednesday, September 30      11am-3pm (Business & any Liberal Arts major)

NDSU Business Internship & Career Expo

  Wednesday, October 21, 2015   10am-3pm
  For students seeking business related jobs and internships

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 Help:

Seminars/Workshops Offered

Now offering "How to Create a Resume" seminars so you can find an internship, part-time job or fulltime job.  WATCH E-MAILS, ANNOUNCEMENTS, FACEBOOK, for dates and times.

SEPTEMBER 2015 Resume` Seminars (includes "Prepare for Career Fairs" bonus material!):
Tuesday 9/1  3:30pm
Wednesday 9/2  3 pm
Wednesday 9/9  3pm
Thursday 9/10  3:30pm
Tuesday 9/15  3:30pm
Wednesday 9/16  3pm
Thursday 9/17  3:30pm 
 

  • Help Seminars are only 30 - 50 minutes
  • LOCATION: CB 116 (unless otherwise noted)
  • Will benefit ANY and ALL majors
  • Our seminar schedule may also be found in the Mayville State Jobs Network

You'll need a resume to apply for jobs or internships. Plan ahead for summer jobs, internships, fulltime jobs, and so on. This seminar will show you how to highlight 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