ECO Career Events

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Economics Career Office Orientation - Kick Off to the Semester! Sign up here and at the links below! (Sponsored by the ECO) (Monday, August 22nd 2022, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT)

When: Monday, August 22nd 2022, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Location: TBD, TBD, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA

This is the first half of 2 programs that make up the ECO's Kick Off to the Semester! Registering here secures your spot in the ECO Orientation for majors or prospective majors. See details below for the other half.

What will you learn during the ECO Orientation? Learn about the various ECO resources available to you as majors. Learn where to find information online about:
Assessing Your Interests
VMock, Resume and Cover Letter Writing
On Grounds Interviews
Recruiting cycle and which industries recruit when
Virtual Interviews
Behavioral and Case Interviewing
Career Fairs
ECO Events and Treks
Job Boards for Economics Majors
Industry Overviews
Networking with Alumni
International Jobs
ECO Student Advisory Board
and More!!!
Attending makes you eligible for individual advising with the ECO career advisor.

You may attend all or part of the ECO Semester Kick-Off Program
11am- 12pm ECO Orientation - All Resources for Econ Majors, Events, Intro to Recruiting- Econ Majors and Prospective Majors only (Registering here gets you a virtual seat in the Orientation)
1-2pm - RocketBlocks demo and Resume Reviews, Behavioral and Case Interviewing Prep (Register at the link below.)
2- 3 pm - Internship Simulation Demo with the Forage. Learn about building your network with employers and exploring industries through virtual simulations. UVA has partnered with The Forage to bring you this demo experience!
Check out Forage here:
Register for the demo here: TBD

How I Got This Job: Commercial Banking Placeholder (Sponsored by the ECO] (Friday, October 28th 2022, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT)

When: Friday, October 28th 2022, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT


Interested in working in commercial banking using your econ degree? Alumni graduated recently and will share their tips for your benefit and future success!

Link to office hours forthcoming.