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School of Accountancy

Meet the Firms

Fall 2020 Meet the Firms date will be announced in Spring 2020!

 Meet the Firms

 The School of Accountancy’s Meet the Firms night is an annual career fair held at the beginning of the fall semester, specifically for accounting students. The event provides an opportunity for students to learn more about careers and opportunities within the accounting field, as well as network with companies in order to develop future contacts and employment prospects. The event also provides recruiting firms a chance to meet and connect with potential candidates from USM to fill positions within their companies for full-time and internship positions. All accounting students and alumni are encouraged to attend, regardless of graduation date.

  • You must be an accounting major to register and attend this event. 
  • You must log into your Handshake profile, add your resume, and then register for the event. Students should not submit résumés without meeting with Career Services first! Please visit Career Services in Room 125 of McLemore Hall, or call at 601.266.4153 to make an appointment.
  • Log into your Handshake profile at If you have never logged into your profile you will need to verify, by your email, to gain access.
  • Click on your name in the top right corner of the page
  • Click Documents > Select from Computer
  • Select your resume
  • Click Add Document
  • Next, to register for the event, click "Events" at the top of the page
  • Click Event Search > Meet The Firms > Join Event

You will receive an email welcoming you to the event. For further assistance on registration, please contact Career Services

Employers, registration information will be released in Spring 2020. 

If you have general questions about registration for Meet the Firms, please contact Mary%20Ann%20Iverson (601.266.5162).


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