Career Center

Conduct interviews with University of Michigan - Ann Arbor students right here on campus!

Request interview rooms at the University Career Center through a Handshake account.  Handshake partners with multiple universities. Make sure your user account is approved with "The University of Michigan" in order to submit a campus interview request to us. 

Don't have an account? Follow the steps on the Handshake's Getting Started page. Need assistance? Contact support@joinhandshake.com or use the "Help" button on the upper righthand corner after logging in.

The University Career Center hosts campus interviews during both fall and winter semesters. Reservations will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis. See below for interview season dates. When planning your visit, please also refer to the University academic calendar for semester start and end dates, breaks, holidays and final exams.

Interview Room Reservation Dates 2016 - 2017

Fall 2016 (students begin classes September 6)

Interview room reservations, appointments scheduled by recruiter September 14 – December 2, 2016
Preselect online schedules available October 10 - November 18, 2016
No room reservations
September 28-30, 2016 – Fall Career Expo
October 17 & 18, 2016 – Fall Study Break

Winter 2017 (students begin classes January 4)

Interview room reservations, appointments scheduled by recruiter January 9 – April 7, 2017
Preselect online schedules available January 9 – February 21, 2017
No room reservations
January 16, 2017 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 24– March 6, 2017 – Spring Break

 

Questions regarding hosting interviews at the University Career Center may be directed to employer-handshakehelp@umich.edu or Kathleen Beardmore at 734-763-1484.

Job Fairs

The University Career Center hosts several job fairs throughout the academic year. Consider attending one or more of these as part of your recruiting plan:

  • Fall Career Expo - September 28 and 29, 2016, with September 30th interviews option
  • Actuarial Career Expo - October 6th job fair, October 7th interview day
  • International Opportunities Fair - October 26, 2016
  • Winter Career  Expo - January 18 and 19, 2017, with January 20th interviews option
  • Spring Career Expo - March 14, 2017, with March 15th interviews option

Find more information about these events on our fairs webpage.

Other campus recruiting resources

The University Career Center is the centralized career resource for University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. We provide services to students from all fields of study and all degree levels. However,  you may also find it useful to connect with other career offices across campus who host interviews:

 

Sample Interview Schedules

Our standard interview schedules begin at 8:30 a.m. and include mid-morning, lunch, and mid-afternoon breaks. See below for the start and end times for each interview.

 

30-minute Interview Schedule

(12 interviews)
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Break
2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

 

45-minute Interview Schedule

(9 interviews)
8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Break
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

60-minute Interview Schedule

(6 interviews)
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Break
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.