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Virtual Career Events

Career & Professional Development Virtual Events

WGU Career & Professional Development hosts a variety an array of virtual career events such as Workshops & Webinars, Career Fairs, Employer Information Sessions and other employer networking opportunities. These events are open to WGU students and alumni!


If you are an employer and would like to host an event, please visit our Employer Relations Page or sign up on WGU Handshake. We are happy to work with you to schedule an event to meet your recruiting needs!


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Employer Connection Events


 

 

* Events marked with an asterisk (*) are WGU Career and Professional Development sponsored events.

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Career and Professional Development Labs and Workshops


Resume Labs (Interactive Resume Assistance)

Overcoming Job Search Obstacles

  • There are no remaining sessions of this webinar for May. You can watch a recording of the webinar in our Webinar Archive.

Interviewing 101

  • There are no remaining sessions of this webinar for May. You can watch a recording of the webinar in our Webinar Archive.

Networking and LinkedIn 

Succeeding at a Virtual Hiring Event

Handshake 101

How to Apply Life Skills to Career Development

WGU believes that all members of the WGU Community are entitled to a professional, safe, and engaging learning environment at every step point of their relationship with the University community. WGU considers its students to be emerging and developing professionals who are seeking intellectual and personal growth to meet career demands.  WGU therefore deems it important that students find opportunities to productively interact with other WGU students, faculty/staff, and outside partners to develop the skills and attitudes expected in the workplace

To that end, the Career and Professional Development Center at WGU expects that students are engaging in a professional and respectful manner. This expectation extends to written communications; one-on-one meetings; small group conversations; and large group meetings with external partners and employers; and any other opportunities to represent yourself and WGU. This expectation keeps our environments professional and productive and ensures that you are best representing yourself and your skills to all partners who are assisting you with your career and professional search. Failure to meet these expectations may result in removal from events, losing access to future events and services and/or a report to the Student Conduct Office.

You may review the WGU Student Code of Conduct by visiting this link: https://cm.wgu.edu/t5/WGU-Student-Policy-Handbook/Code-of-Student-Conduct/ta-p/129. If you have any questions about your responsibility to this Code, you are welcome to reach out to your advisor or the Conduct Office at conductadmin@wgu.edu