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The Office of Career Services provides programs, services and resources designed to encourage and assist students and alumni in achieving their employment and educational goals.

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CUA Upcoming Events/Deadlines

CUA Events

Wednesday October 18, 3:45 - 4:45 PM
Aquinas 108

Presenter: Ms. Molly Smith, CUA Alum
Molly currently works in the actuarial department at GEICO’s corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, MD. She is an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society.
Presented by the Mathematics Department.

Non-CUA Affiliated Events

Tuesday, October 17 - Real Estate Finance Industry Virtual Career Fair
3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 17 -  Washington DC Career Fair
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
DoubleTree Crystal City
Tuesday, October 17 - Science & Environmental Studies Grad School Virtual Fair
Wednesday, October 18, Thursday, November 1 - OPM Pathways Programs Webinar
This presentation explains and introduces you to the  Pathways Programs (Internships, Recent Graduates and Presidential Management Fellows (PMF). The Information presented covers what each program offers to the job seeker, the basic requirements and employment potential after each program is complete.
Friday, October 20 - MLB Virtual Interview Day
All Day (12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.)
Tuesday, October 24, Wednesday, November 15, Wednesday, December 13 - OPM Interviewing Techniques Webinar
This presentation introduces the audience to the interview
process within the Federal government. It explains the types of interviews (structured/unstructured), different delivery methods, types of common questions, responding utilizing the S.T.A.R (Situation/Task, Action, Result) method and how to also prepare for an interview.
Wednesday, October 25, Wednesday, November 15th - OPM Writing Your Federal Resume Webinar
This presentation explains each section of the job
opportunity announcement (JOA) in an effort to better inform applicants and to assist them in selecting the right job. The presentation highlights a 3 part process to assist applicants in writing their Federal resume. Attendees will be shown a real JOA and walked through reviewing the JOA to determine qualifications and interest, identifying the important requirements and then tailoring their resumes with that JOA. Lastly, it will provide a quick overview of the resume builder on USAJOBS.GOV.
Friday, October 27 - Navigating the DC Job Market
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
121 Cannon House Office Building

Monday, November 6 -Tuesday, November 7 - Federal Tech & Cyber Recruitment and Hiring Event
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring, MD


Monday, November 16 - 2017 Disability Mentoring Day with Capital One
9:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
McLean, VA


Virtual Fairs


Contact Us:

  • By phone: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 202-319-5623
  • By e-mail:
  • Stop by: 102 McMahon Hall
  • Open: M-F, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Walk-ins, M-Th 3:30 - 4:15