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Be sure to check out the OBU Career Portal for information on upcoming events - career fairs, information sessions, workshops, etc. Upload a resume that can be seen by employers, take an interest survey. Need help? Contact the Career Development office for a walk-through of the Career Portal.

Spring 2023 Career/Internship Fairs

Click on the date for more information or sign-in to your OBU Career Portal account. Be sure to RSVP through the OBU Career Portal to connect with the employers prior to the event.

Wednesday, February 22, 2023 - All Majors Career/Internship Fair - All industries

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - Summer Camp Recruitment Fair

Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - Teacher Education Career Fair

Career/Major Planning

"I have NO idea what I want to major in!" That statement is extremely common among freshmen and sophomores … even juniors and seniors, at times. Use the link below to research opportunities within different majors.

What can I do with this major?

Resumes, Cover Letters, Interviewing and More

The goal of a resume is not to get you a job. Seriously! The goal of a resume is to land you an interview. Keeping that fact in mind can help relieve some of the pressure usually associated with creating a resume.

Use SkillsFirst (previously Resume Builder) to build yours. Tutorials and samples are available for reference, including that all important list of action words and AI optimization. You can also record a mock interview. Just sign in or register and begin building a great resume and working on your interview skills.

Class Plans

To be sure you are on a successful career track, view the checklists below for suggestions of what to do each year.

Will You Be Career Ready?

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has identified eight competencies that employers are looking for in recent graduates. Are you ready?

Student Business Cards

Fill out an order form to receive a set of business cards. Be ready to impress prospective employers.

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