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Career Center

Career Center Coronavirus Status Update

The University of South Carolina is working with the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to actively monitor the novel coronavirus outbreak and impacts to our campus community.

Students

The Career Center is here to help and will be offering the following virtual resources and services to help you meet your career-related goals.

Virtual Drop-ins will take place Monday - Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. Complete the form below and let us know how we can help you.  If you submit  a career-related question after hours, someone from our coaching team will contact you the next business day. 

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To schedule a virtual appointment with your Career Development Coach, visit Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.com). Once you have selected your date and time, your Career Development Coach will contact you via email with further instructions.

Handshake remains the premiere career management platform for jobs and internships for UofSC students. New positions are posted daily and remote opportunities are also available. Just go to sc.joinhandshake.com, log in using your UofSC email address, and type in “remote” in the key word search.  You can then browse through a variety of available virtual positions and opportunities.

All on-campus information tabling has been suspended until further notice.  We have encouraged all employers to request a virtal session through Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.com).  Please check the "Events" tab for a complete listing of recruiting events. 

All on-campus information sessions have been converted to a virtual format until further notice.  Employers are listing all virtual information sessions on Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.com). In the details section of the event posting, you should find directions on how to connect to the session virtually. 

All on-campus interviews scheduled through Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.com) will happen virtually.  If you are selected for an interview, directions on how to connect virtually will be provided to you by the employer.  Questions about on-campus interviews should be directed to the Recruiting Coordinator, Asia Rivers, at arivers@mailbox.sc.edu.  


Employers 

The University of South Carolina Career Center (including satellite locations in the College of Engineering and Computing and the College of Arts and Sciences), along with the Darla Moore School of Business' Office of Career Management, have jointly made the following decisions around employer recruiting at UofSC. 

All on-campus information tabling will be suspended until further notice.  We encourage employers to consider offering virtual information sessions as an alternative. 

All on-campus information sessions will be converted to a virtual format until further notice.  Please submit your information session request in Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.comusing the event type VIRTUAL SESSION, along with the details for how students may connect to your session virtually.  Following submission of your request, our Employer Relations Team will correspond with you through Handshake to assist you with coordinating and marketing your event. 

All on-campus interviews will be converted to a virtual format until further notice.  Please submit your on-campus interviewing request in Handshake (sc.joinhandshake.com) along with details for how students may connect to your interview virtually.  If you submit a room only schedule, it will be your responsibility to schedule interview time slots.  If you submit a pre-select schedule, you may use Handshake's scheduling feature.  Please make sure all parties account for any time zone differences.  Following submissions of your request, our Employer Relations Team will correspond with you through Handshake to assist you with coordinating and marketing your event. 

At this time, many of our Fall 2020 Internship and Career Fair dates at the University of South Carolina have been set!  Please save the dates:

UofSC Career Center - September 17, 2020
"UofSC Internship & Career Fair" and UofSC Stem Internship & Career Fair"  (Formally known as "Gamecocks Get Hired: Career Fair)
*Day After Internship & Career Fair interview day- September 18, 2020 

Darla Moore School of Business - September 23, 2020  
"DMSB Fall EXPO"
*Day After EXPO interview day - September 24, 2020 

 College of Hospitality, Retail, and Sports Management - September 24, 2020
"Fall 2020 EXPERIENCE EXPO"

Should changes to the Fall 2020 recruitment event become necessary in the future, we will keep employers updated via emails and on our website. 

 


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