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!

Fall 2018 Events Calendar

↪ View complete calendar on Handshake


Aug 29 ............................. General Mills - Company of the Day

Sep 5 ............................... Walmart Career Fest

Sep 9 ............................... Sooie Suit Up

Sep 11 - 13 ................... Aldi Corporate Spotlight

Sep 18 & 19 .................. Resume Rescue

Sep 19 ............................ The Kraft Heinz Company - Corporate Spotlight

Sep 20 ............................ Google Comes to Campus

Sep 24 ............................ Leadership Walton Pre-Career Fair Networking Event

Sep 24 ............................ Credera - Information Session

Sep 25 ............................ Business Career Fair

Sep 25 ............................ Anheuser-Busch - Information Session

Sep 25 ............................ Alliantgroup - Information Session

Sep 25 ............................ Gap Inc. - Information Session

Sep 26 ............................ Hilton - Information Session

Oct 3 .............................. WACO Title - Company of the Day

Oct 3 .............................. Walmart Trivia Night

Oct 8 - 11 ..................... Diversity is EPIC Week

Oct 9 ............................. Pitched Perfect

Oct 10 ............................ Academy Sports + Outdoors - Company of the Day

Oct 17 ............................ Leggett & Platt - Company of the Day

Oct 24 ............................ Reckitt Benckiser Professional Outperformance Challenge

Nov 7 ............................. CBIZ - Company of the Day

Nov 14 ........................... Inceed - Company of the Day

Nov 28 ........................... Gartner - Company of the Day



Fall 2018 Pop Up Shop Calendar


Aug 28 ............................ Student Success Plan

Sep 4 ............................... Career Fair Prep

Sep 11 ............................. Managing your job search

Sep 20 ............................. Are you Career Fair Ready?

Sep 27 ............................. Interviewing Skills and Tips with Pop-up Partner TTi

Oct 2 ............................... EPIC, Innovation, Career Fit

Oct 23 ............................. Leadership Development

Oct 30 ............................. Still Searching? VMock Suite

Nov 6 .............................. Career Fit

Nov 13 ............................ Aspire

Nov 27 ............................ Don't stop thinking about tomorrow! with Pop-up Partner Gartner

 

 

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

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Experts Set to Discuss Economy at 25th Business Forecast Luncheon

A panel of three distinguished economists will speak Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, on the regional, national and international economic outlook for the coming year at the 25th annual Business Forecast luncheon.

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Presenter of the Year Competition Held Dec. 1

The Walton College Business Communication Lab and the University of Arkansas Department of Communication hosted the annual Presenter of the Year Competition on Dec. 1.

Chitester To Speak on ‘Quotable and Notable’ Milton Friedman featured image

Chitester To Speak on ‘Quotable and Notable’ Milton Friedman

Bob Chitester, founder and chairman of the board of the Free To Choose Network, will speak at the University of Arkansas on Thursday, Dec. 6.

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10 U of A Students to Be Selected for Free Friedman Colloquium in Vermont

University of Arkansas students once again are getting the opportunity to study the political and economic free-market principles advanced by Nobel economics laureate Milton Friedman at a retreat at his former home in Vermont. 



 

 

 

 

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 assist students with positive career explorations, whether their chosen career path includes pursuit of experiential educational experiences, pursuit of an advanced degree or the quest for post-graduation employment. The target market for our services includes the undergraduate and graduate Walton College student population and those employers and education institutions interested in recruiting the best.
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