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

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Walton Career Services Prepares Students for Job Readiness

Activities and services this spring semester include workshops with industry professionals, professional development skill enhancements and internship/job search strategies.

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Taking the RB Challenge

RB challenged students to think about the corporation’s product in totally new ways. While the challenge competition lasted only two days, the winning team continues to reap the benefits.

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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.



 

 

 

 

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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