Career Fair & Interview Prep

Welcome to the Prepare for the Career Fair and Interview Community

Before the Fair

  • Attend resume reviews and company information sessions
  • Research organizations
  • Apply for positions in advance
  • Prepare your elevator pitch 
  • Dress for success

At the Fair

  • Prioritize the list of employers you want to see
  • Give yourself plenty of time to talk to employers
  • Ask for contact information at the end of the conversation
  • Bring lots of copies of your resume

After the Fair

  • Follow up
  • Apply online if you haven’t yet

Mock Interviews

Job interviews don’t have to be so stressful if you practice and prepare. Not sure what that looks like? Check out all our tips and tricks for answering tough questions, dressing appropriately, sending the perfect thank you note, and generally interviewing like a pro. Book a time to practice interviewing.

Dressing for Success

Please take a look at this video showcasing our Falcons and providing tips on dressing professionally for career events, presented by our sponsor, Odessa JC Penney.

Need something to wear? Check out our UTPB Career Closet.


Advice & News

Contact & Location

(432) 552-2890

MB Room 2100
4901 E. University Blvd.
Odessa, TX 79762

Career Service Hours

Monday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Available by appointment through Bookings, virtually or face-to-face.