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Log into your Handshake account to schedule an appointment with a career development specialist. For information about Handshake or questions regarding career fairs and events, email careerservices@mail.wvu.edu. For Employers – please visit careerservices.wvu.edu/employers.

STUDENT-ATHLETE NETWORKING NIGHT

STEM Student-Athlete Networking Night
Wednesday, February 9
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Register on Handshake

Business and Social Science Student-Athlete Networking Night
Wednesday, February 23
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Register on Handshake

Touchdown Terrace at Milan Puskar Stadium

Student athletes have what employers want

You have the drive and determination to succeed in any business environment. This is a great opportunity to learn how to network with employers in a professional setting. 

Business casual attire recommended.

No suits, but no sweats.

What To Wear

Learn how to network with employers.

Craft Your Elevator Pitch

Open to all WVU students.

This event is open to all student-athletes, with mandatory attendance of juniors, seniors, and 5th years+.

CONNECT AT THE CAREER FAIRS

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Top Five Ways to Prepare:

  1. Create an accurate and concise resume.
  2. Identify the target employers that you want to visit.
  3. Research employers on Handshake and their company websites.
  4. Create a list of questions to ask employers.
  5. Decide what business casual outfit you will wear at least a week in advance and make sure it is clean and pressed.
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