UM to Host 29th Annual Big Sky Career Fair

February 21, 2018

MISSOULA – The University of Montana invites all students and alumni to attend the 29th Annual Big Sky Career Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, in the University Center Ballroom.

During the event, UM students and alumni will meet with company recruiters from local, regional, national and international employers. The fair is hosted by the UM Office of Career Services and free to students and alumni. Registration begins at 9 a.m.

The career fair is focused on recruiting students from all academic disciplines for professional full-time positions, summer internships, part-time employment and summer jobs. Some recruiters will stay the following day, Thursday, March 1, to interview students and alumni for open positions within their organizations.

Students and alumni can visit the career fair website at to see a list of the participating companies and a schedule of events. By logging into Career Services’ online job platform Handshake, students also can see which employers will interview the day after the fair and sign up for on-campus interviews.

For more information call Alexandria Harris, recruiting coordinator for UM’s Office of Career Services, at 406-243-2239 or email


Contact: Alexandria Harris, recruiting coordinator, UM Office of Career Services, 406-243-2239,