Helping, Counseling & Public Service Job & Internship Fair

Thursday, February 25, 2021 : 12 pm – 4 pm - VIRTUAL FAIR

This fair will focus on recruiting students typically majoring in social work, psychology, nonprofit certificate, political science, history, sociology, public policy & ethics - ALL MAJORS welcome!


1. Registration opens February 1st :

2. 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.

3. Prepare How to navigate a Virtual Fair in Handshake

4. Prepare professionally by watching Prepare for the Fair videos

Additional Information

Which Employers are attending? View list here: 

  • ACR Homes / ACR Healthcare
  • Amnicon
  • Aptiv
  • Boys Town
  • Camp Fire Heart of Iowa
  • ChildServe
  • City Year
  • Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa
  • Four Oaks Family & Children Services
  • Freedom for Youth Ministries
  • Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa
  • Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
  • LifeScape
  • Lutheran Lakeside Camp
  • Minnesota Alliance With Youth
  • Omaha Public Schools
  • Peace Corps
  • Rosecrance
  • SCSU - St. Cloud State University School of Graduate Studies
  • Tanager Place
  • The Washington Center
  • True Friends
  • University of Iowa - College of Law
  • University of Iowa - School of Social Work
  • University Studies Abroad Consortium
  • Vera French Community Mental Health Center
  • Vote Smart

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 Advisor - connect virtually and schedule an appointment on MYUI.

During the event, there will be a Student Q&A zoom room with a Career Advisor - zoom link will be emailed to you after registration. 


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.