Actuarial Science, Insurance and Risk Management Career Fair

Thursday, September 9, 2021: VIRTUAL AND IN PERSON OPPORTUNITIES

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - IN PERSON FAIR, Second Floor Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - VIRTUAL FAIR

 

INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS

What to do NOW?

Register in Handshake for in person fair OR virtual fair OR BOTH! They are listed as two separate fairs in Handshake because different employers can/will attend one or the other (or also both!)

IN PERSON FAIR INFO (1 - 3 pm):

  • Check-in at Second Floor Ballroom Lobby in Iowa Memorial Union
  • Bring your Student ID, copies of your resume and Dress for Success! *If you are in need of free professional attire, please visit the Clothing Closet at Iowa, 213 Iowa Memorial Union
  • Parking will be busy this day. IMU Ramp and North Ramp might be full - build in extra time for parking.
  • Download Handshake app to research employers & view employer map
  • In-personPDF icon Prepare For the Fair Handout 

 

VIRTUAL FAIR INFO (4 - 6 pm): Pre-schedule 1:1 or group sessions with employers you’re interested in or join an open session the day of the event.* Some sessions may fill up - we recommend you pre-schedule! Students can still attend if you don't pre-schedule.

PDF iconStudent Tips: Virtual Fair and Networking Events Handout 

Prepare How to navigate a Virtual Fair in Handshake

Prepare Professionally by watching Fair Help videos

Alums - go here to get a Handshake account to participate! Current students - you will already have a Handshake account even if you have not accessed yet - click here to activate and/or login. 

Update Your Resume and talk with a Peer or a Career Coach - connect virtually and/or schedule an in person appointment on MYUI! Peer advisors have drop-in hours Monday - Friday, 10 am - 2 pm. 

List of Employers Registered: 

  • In-person Employers​​​
    • Allianz Life
    • American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company
    • Athene USA
    • BITCO Corporation
    • Cottingham & Butler
    • F&G Annuities & Life
    • Global Atlantic Group
    • Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Co.
    • Holmes Murphy & Associates
    • IMT Insurance
    • Northwestern Mutual - Eastern Iowa
    • Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc.
    • Principal Financial Group- Corporate Headquarters
    • Sammons Financial Group
    • TrueNorth Companies
    • UFG Insurance
  • Virtual Employers
    • Acuity Insurance
    • Allianz Life
    • American Family Insurance - Enterprise
    • Aon
    • Assurance, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC company
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield 
    • Captive Resources, LLC
    • Cigna
    • Country Financial
    • CVS Health
    • Farm Bureau Financial Services
    • Farmers Insurance
    • Nationwide
    • New York Life Insurance Company
    • SelectQuote
    • Sentry
    • Thrivent
    • Transamerica
    • West Bend Mutual Insurance Company

INFORMATION FOR EMPLOYERS

  • Invitation Letter
  • Registration: You can register for IN PERSON Fair from 1-3 pm or VIRTUAL Fair from 4-6 pm. Each fair has a fee. If you are registering both events, you are welcome to reserve a space in the Pomerantz Career Center for virtual fairs.

IN PERSON FAIR INFO (1 - 3 pm):

  • Location: Second Floor Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union
  • Parking / Directions
  • Hotels & Accommodations
  • Shipping
    Please ship items after September 1 to:
    The University of Iowa
    Guest and Event Services
    159 Iowa Memorial Union
    Iowa City, IA 52242-1317
    Attn: ACTUARIAL FAIR
  • Health & Safety: Face masks and social distancing are encouraged where possible. The Board of Regents, State of Iowa has determined the public universities will not mandate face coverings. The university is obligated to follow the guidance of our governing body. The Board of Regents and University of Iowa strongly encourages students, faculty, and staff to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, in consultation with their healthcare provider. State law prohibits Iowa’s public universities from requiring proof of vaccination. Additional information regarding guidelines and policies can be found on the UI’s Novel Coronavirus website: https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/

VIRTUAL FAIR INFO (4 - 6 pm):

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa events. If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation in order to participate in this event, please contact the Pomerantz Career Center, (319) 335-1023.