Career Services – Students

Career Services – Students

Get Connected. We are Here to Help You!

Are you prepared for the real world? Career Services can help you gain the career readiness skills needed to start your career. We offer self-assessment instruments, print and online resources for career research, resume and cover letter assistance, interview coaching and networking advice.

What’s New:

Save the dates for the fall 2022 Career Fair

  • Wednesday, October 26, 2022, in-person career fair 
  • Thursday, October 27. 2022, virtual career fair.

For information contact: Heather Pfingston, Assistant Director, Employer Relations, UCF Career Services at (407) 903-8077 or email

We look forward to your participation in the fair and your continued support of the UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management!

Use Handshake  to find the post current job and internship postings. Schedule appointments with a career counselor tool.

Stay Connected

Rosen College specific resources, professional development opportunities and information on Rosen Professional Internships and Rosen Career services can be found in the Rosen Professional Development Hub located in your Webcourse dashboard (you are automatically enrolled in this Webcourse as a UCF Rosen College student)

Be sure to check out events on Handshake to view upcoming virtual Career Services and Employer led webinars and events.

Visit Career Services website to view links and resources  for exploring majors and careersresume and interview help, job search sites or applying to graduate school.



Handshake is the new way to connect with the career opportunities that matter most to you. With Handshake, students can:

  • Search job opportunities
  • Schedule a Career Services appointment
  • Sign-up for events and interviews
  • Submit applications and resumes for opportunities

Visit for instructions on accessing your account.

Virtual Appointments with Career Services

  • Not sure what kinds of jobs are available in your major?
  • Need your resume reviewed?
  • Upcoming interview got you stressed out?
  • Applying for internship or career opportunities but not getting a call back?

You can schedule virtual meetings via Zoom with career counselors at the UCF Rosen College and UCF Campus through Handshake to address a number of career development topics!

*Career Services appointments do not cover academic advising or class selection and course schedule planning.

To schedule a virtual appointment with Career Services:

  • Click the Career Center tab and select Appointments
  • Click Schedule A New Appointment
  • Select the category Rosen College of Hospitality Campus- Career Services or Career Services (do not select “Drop-In”)
  • Select the appointment type and pick a date and time- you can check booth locations to find a date/time that works for you*
  • You can either use your laptop, app on a phone or dial in.

Appointments can cover:

  • Major & Career Exploration
  • Career Counseling
  • Resume Review
  • Interview Preparation
  • LinkedIn Critique
  • Job and Internship Search Strategies
  • And more…

Thank you to our Industry Partners and Employers from around the globe who joined us for the two days of the fall 2021 Career Fair, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 and Thursday, October 28, 2021, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

You can see photos from the Fall 2021 Career Fair Rosen College Knights Take Flight in the Facebook album.

Students and Alumni, if you attended the career fair and took a headshot, you may find them through this Dropbox link.


Thank you to all the industry partners and employers who participated in our second virtual Career Fair, Spring 2021, on Thursday, March 18, 2021, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.


Thank you to the industry partners who participated in the fall 2020 Career Fair on Thursday, October 29, 2020. Our first virtual career fair was a success with more than 600 students and alumni in attendance virtually and 25 employers conducting interviews for jobs and internships.


Career Fair Spring 2020: An International Event concluded on March 5, 2020! Thank you to our industry partners for making this day a success! See the Facebook photo album!


Thank you to all our industry partners and employers who attended Career Fair fall 2019. We were ready to launch our careers and you helped us blast off and set the course to our futures. A photo album from Career Fair is available on the UCF Rosen College Facebook page. Share the memories.