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Twardowski Career Development Center

Career Fair and Events

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Twardowski Career Development Center

Address:
225 Lawrence Center
705 S. New Street
West Chester, PA 19383


Phone: 610-436-2501
General: cdc@wcupa.edu
Employers: recruit@wcupa.edu


Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm (Fall & Spring Semesters)
Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm (Summer)

The career center follows the University’s calendar for holidays, delays, and closures.


Drop-In Hours (no appointment needed):
Monday-Friday: 1:00-3:00pm


About The Center & Staff Directory

Career Fairs and Events

Campus career fairs feature employers who have a recruiting relationship with WCU and are motivated to hire students/alumni for their jobs and internships. Career fairs should definitely be a part of your search strategy. Regional and consortium fairs are also great ways to connect with recruiters.

Prior to attending any event, be prepared so that you can have a successful experience. Dress professionally and bring enough copies of your resume to distribute to all employers of interest. For campus career fairs, employer participants can be accessed in advance via Ram Career Network's "Events" section. Review these Tips for Success prior to attending the next fair.

Upcoming Events

The career center sponsors fairs on campus featuring employers hiring for full-time, internship, and part-time opportunities. Through consortiums in the greater Philadelphia region, the center co-sponsors additional fairs. Check the Events Calendar for details and directions, as well as links to other regional events. Each fair is open to all majors.

  • Fall 2016 Events:
    Meet the Firms Night (Accounting) - Thursday, September 8, 5:30-7:30pm Sykes Union Ballrooms
    Business & Communications Career Fair - Wednesday, September 28, 12:00-2:30pm Sykes Union Ballrooms
    STEM Career Fair - Wednesday, October 12, 12:00-2:30pm Sykes Union Ballrooms

  • Spring 2017 Events:
    Spring Career Fair - Wednesday, February 22, 11am-3pm Sykes Union Ballrooms
    Human Services Career & Networking Fair - Monday, March 27, 3:00-5:30pm Sykes Union Ballrooms
    Greater Philadelphia Teacher Job Fair - Wednesday, April 5, 9:00am-3:00pm
    Nonprofit & Government Career Fair - To Be Announced

Information Tables

During the semester, employers set up Information Tables in Sykes and Lawrence Center to promote their job and internships for WCU students. Stop by to ask employers about their organization and job/internship opportunities. For a complete listing of employers hosting Information Tables, visit the EVENTS section of your Ram Career Network account.

Past Events - Employer Contact Lists