The Career Development Office offers employers a variety of opportunities to connect with students in an effort to help you meet your recruiting needs.
Build a strong presence at the School of Information and attract top candidates through any of the following on-campus recruiting activities:
Schedule an hour-long session to connect with students to promote your organization and career opportunities. Our office offers remote options for information sessions via Google Hangouts, Skype, Zoom or video conference systems if needed.
On-Campus Formal Interviews
Plan a visit to UMSI to interview current students for your job or internship positions. You may pre-screen resumes and select candidates to interview, offer an open sign up period to interview students who meet your criteria, or a combination of the two. If you are already recruiting through another career services office at the University of Michigan, we are happy to coordinate efforts to maximize the benefits of your visit to Ann Arbor.
Campus interview dates are available from September through April. Our office offers remote interviewing options via teleconference, Skype, or video conference capabilities, if needed.
On-Campus Informal Interviews
Request a half or full-day interview schedule for mock interviews, resume or portfolio reviews, or hold open office hours.
Student Organization Engagement
Connect with student leaders to participate in student-led career programs i.e. Design Jams, Data Jams, Archives Blitz, Networking Session, Career Panel.
Connect with UMSI's talented undergraduate and graduate students at our annual winter career fair to recruit them for internships or full-time positions.
UMSI Student Networking Activities
UMSI Mock Interview Fridays, Virtual Career Talks, Alumni Career Panels. Share your expertise while helping students prepare for their future career needs. Even if your organization is not actively recruiting at this time, connecting with students through mock interviews is a way to enhance your presence at UMSI, and help you identify possible candidates for future opportunities.
UMSI expoSItion (student project exhibition)
Every December and April. Students will showcase a wide range of course and independent projects via posters and lightning talks to industry partners, employers, and the general community.
Be a client in a UX, web, data, social media, library or archives course and interact with a student team while receiving help with your information challenges.
UMSI Career Insider
UMSI students visit your company for a half or full day to learn more about your organization, to explore their field of interest, and to see first-hand what a specific type of job may look like day to day.
Get in touch
If you would like to schedule any of the above options take a moment to complete this form. If you would like to discuss your overall recruitment strategy you can contact Joanna Kroll, Director of Career Development or call at (734) 647-7650.