University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Career Services: Connecting Students and Employers

The dedicated staff of Walton Career Services will assist you as you make decisions today that will affect your career tomorrow!

Spring 2019 Events Calendar

↪ View complete calendar on Handshake


Jan 29 ............................. Koch Industries - Company of the Day

Feb 5 .............................. The Kraft Heinz Company - Corporate Spotlight

Feb 7 .............................. ReckittBenckiser Spring Outperformance Challenge

Feb 13 ........................... Schneider - Corporate Spotlight

Feb 26 & 27 ................. Resume Rescue

Mar 5 .............................. Spring Business Career Fair

Mar 18-22 .................... Spring Break!

Mar 26 ............................ Enterprise - Company of the Day

Apr 2 .............................. J.B. Hunt - Company of the Day 

Apr 4 .............................. PepsiCo Distinguished Lecture

Apr 9 .............................. Buckle - Company of the Day

Apr 9 .............................. Careers in the Arts & Entertainment Panel 

Apr 10 ............................ Academy Sports+Outdoors - Corporate Spotlight

Apr 11 ............................ UA Employer Partners BBQ

Apr 15 & 16 ................. G.R.I.T. Challenge

Apr 16 ............................ Abbott - Company of the Day

Apr 17 ............................ S.A.M. Talk with Buster Arnwine

Apr 30 ............................ Bell Ringer Day!

May 3 ............................. Dead Day

May 6-10 ....................... Finals Week!



Spring 2019 Pop Up Shop Calendar


Weekly Tuesday .............. Pop-up Shop

 

 

For questions about any of these events, please email careerservices@walton.uark.edu. Check Handshake and the University Career Development Center's calendar for additional campus wide events and career fairs.




For Students

For Employers

The dedicated staff of Career Services strive to connect you with outstanding students to meet your hiring needs, including full-time employment, part-time positions, and internships. We can help you recruit and engage students in many different ways!

New & Noteworthy

From the Walton Magazine: At the Intersection of Business and Health Care featured image

From the Walton Magazine: At the Intersection of Business and Health Care

By David Speer Kelly Barnes bubbles over with passion. Passion for accounting. Passion for a healthier world. And passion for her alma mater.

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Harmon to Speak at Walton College Spring Commencement

Mary Harmon, managing director/tax counsel (retired) for Goldman Sachs, will be the speaker for Walton College spring commencement on Saturday, May 11, at Bud Walton Arena.

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Walton College Recognizes Outstanding Faculty

Viswanath Venkatesh, a distinguished professor in the Department of Information Systems and the George & Boyce Billingsley Endowed Chair in Information Systems, has been recognized with the Outstanding All-Around Faculty Award for 2018-19 by the Walton College.

Quarterly Business Analysis Luncheon Set for May 16 in Fayetteville featured image

Quarterly Business Analysis Luncheon Set for May 16 in Fayetteville

Mervin Jebaraj, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the Walton College, will present the regular Quarterly Business Analysis on Thursday, May 16.



 

 

 

 

Walton College Touts Employment Outcomes

92% of Walton College graduates responded to the latest employment survey. (Fall 2016 - Spring 2017)

87%

Percentage of job-seeking Walton College undergraduates who were employed at graduation.


$52,512

The average salary for a Walton undergraduate business major.


3

Walton graduates received an average of 3 job offers during their job search.


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from the latest Walton College Employment Survey.


About Career Services

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  • Our purpose: The core purpose of the Career Services office is to provide students with knowledge, skills, and insight in the career development, professional development and employment processes.
  • Our mission: To motivate, coach and empower students to establish self-sustaining career path management; to cultivate and build collaborative relationships between the Walton College and employers in an ever-changing business job market; and to prepare students with career readiness skills for a successful transition to the workplace including Project Management and the ability to be Results Oriented, along with the following nationally recognized competencies:
    • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
    • Oral/Written Communications
    • Teamwork/Collaboration
    • Digital Technology
    • Leadership
    • Professionalism/Work Ethic
    • Career Management
    • Global/Intercultural Fluency
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