The Catholic University of America


Upcoming Events On-Campus

On-Campus events are open to CUA students and alumni onl

Wednesday, March 4 - Salary Negotiation for Women
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327
While salary inequality between men and women still exists, there are ways to even the playing field. Learn tactics and approaches that can help you secure the best compensation package possible.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

Tuesday, March 17 - How to Work a Career Fair
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Come learn about how to make the most of Friday's career fair year, including: • How to get your resume ready for the fair • How to identify and research attending employers on Cardinal Connection • How to approach and engage an employer at the fair so that you make the best impression possible • What the expectations of the employers are of the attending students • What to wear. RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

Wednesday, March 18 - Resume Day - All DAY!
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127

Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Thursday, March 19 - Resume Day - All DAY!
9:00 .m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127

Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Friday, March 20 - Spring Career Fair
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Rooms
In search of your next great job or internship? Then mark your calendar to attend the CUA Spring Career Fair! A wide variety of employers are on-site to accept resumes and talk to students about upcoming opportunities.
This fair is open to current CUA students and alumni only.

Tuesday, March 24 - Start-Ups Career Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room C
Presented by School of Business
Interested in starting your own business? Hear from a panel of successful CUA Alumni who have done the same and will be providing tips, sharing their own experience and offering advice on how to become an entrepreneur. The first hour will comprise of each panelist sharing their background story and path towards his/her company. The second hour, students and panelists will be able to intermingle in small group discussions. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panelists specific questions they may have and be given one-on-one advice. Dinner will be provided. Professional attire requested.
RSVP on the Nest, click here.

Thursday, March 26 - Peace Corps One-on-One Sessions
9:00 a.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 331
If you would like the opportunity to meet with a Peace Corps recruiter, sign up for a time slot here. To sign up for the information session see the listing below.

Thursday, March 26 - Peace Corps Information Session
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323
Peace Corps Volunteers improve the lives of people in communities around the world, inform the global perspectives of Americans, and turn a life-defining experience into a lifetime of opportunity. Peace Corps Volunteers work in one of 66 developing countries around the world, including the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa, Middle East, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, China, Mongolia, and the Pacific Islands. As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you work directly with communities on their most pressing issues while gaining a competitive advantage in today's global economy with international experience, cross-cultural understanding, and fluency in a foreign language. Peace Corps experience can springboard careers in the government, nonprofit, academic, and private sectors. RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below. One-on-One sessions with the recruiter can be scheduled, see the listing above.

Tuesday, April 14 - Non-Profit Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m
Aquinas Auditorium & Foyer

Sonsored by the School of Business.
More information coming soon.
RSVP The Nest

Wednesday, April 22 - Marketing Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room C

Sonsored by the School of Business.
More information coming soon.
RSVP The Nest

Disability Accommodations: Please contact Michele Gibbs at 202-319-5623 or at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.

Off-Campus Events

Upcoming virtual career/grad school fairs.

Graduate College Day, Hampton University Graduate College
Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center Ballroom

You will have an opportunity to:
- Receive information on all graduate degree programs,
- Meet faculty and graduate students from various departments
and majors,
- Receive admissions and financial aid information, scholarships,
and admissions
- Tour your future home by the sea, and
- Participate in an on-site raffle where a portion of the proceeds
will be awarded to an attendee for a Hampton University book
register online and for additional information, contact The Graduate College Office:(757) 727-5454, or Email:

USDOT: In Her Shoes - Empowering Future Leaders in Transportation
Wednesday March 4, 2015 9am to 1pm (doors open at 8:15am)
United States Departmentn of Transportation- West Atrium & Conference Center
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590

The USDOT's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), invites you to this event which takes place at the USDOT headquarters. This event is in commemoration of Women's History Month and par of President Obama's "Ladders of Opportunity" initiative.  At this event you will hear from public and private sector leadership and have an opportunity to interact one on one with participating professionals. 
Registration and prefessional/business casual attire is required. 
Students register at: https://www/

15th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair
Wednesday, March 4th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location:The Holiday Inn Conference Center- Georgetown
2101 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington DC 20007

The Diversity Employment Day Career Fair is the largest recruiting event for diversity and inclusion in the United States serving the Multicultural and Bilingual communities, People with Disabilities, Women, Veterans and Mature Workers. Recruiters from Bed, Bath & Beyond, Kaiser Permanente, Cardinal Bank, iHeart Media and more will have hundreds of open positions available from entry level to senior professional level. The event is free and open to the general public 18 years of age and older.
Business attire and resumes are required for entrance.

Job Fair – U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Thursday, March 5, 2015; 10:00AM to 1:00PM
Location: 200 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20201, Room 705A

Current Undergraduate or Graduate Students seeking an internship and Upcoming or Recent Graduates seeking a full-time position.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources (ASFR) has broad responsibilities, including serving as the Chief Financial Officer, Performance Improvement Officer, Chief Acquisition Officer, and Senior Policy Advisor to the Secretary on matters related to budget and program. We are looking for individuals to join the ASFR team to help deliver impact in meeting the health and human services objectives of the Department. Attendance at the Job Fair is not required in order to apply to any vacancy; all vacancies will be posted onto
RSVP to: by Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Teach For America: Final Application Deadline
Due Friday, March 6th, 2015
Virtual Events:

Final Deadline: All About The Application!   
Wednesday, 3/4 at 7 PM EST:  RSVP Here
•Virtual Classroom Visit: Our Students!            
Monday, March 2nd at 6:30 PM EST: RSVP Here
See the Impact you can have as a Teacher, and learn more about Teach for America:
•Our mission in a nutshell (2min video)
•Bring your passion into the classroom (1min video)
Register to learn more!

Public Health Career Fair
Friday, March 6, 2015; 10am to 3pm
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Gallery and Feinstone Hall
615 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205

The Career Services Office of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health would like to invite students, staff, and public health professionals to attend the 2015 Public Health Career Fair. Several representitives from non-profit, government, private, and international public health organizations have been invited to attend in order to discuss job opportunities, internships, agency foundations, and career information.  The Career Services Office encourages you to bring Resumes/CVs. 
No Registration is necessary; Business attire reccomended
Additional information can be found at: