JOIN US FOR OUR 2023 Employer University Webinar Series!

Employer University is the Career Connections Center’s comprehensive employer education program.

The University of Florida Career Connections Center is excited to announce our launch of our 2023 Webinars! Our webinar series is a part of our Employer University initiative to educate employers about the best practices for college recruiting. Our short webinar courses are designed to increase your knowledge on relevant hiring topics and trends, so that you can maximize your recruitment efforts, develop an influential brand, and of course, successfully recruit Florida’s finest!

We invite you to register for our 2023 online webinar courses. Most of the webinars will be presented twice, but the content will be the same for both sessions. You may sign up for as many as you would like, and Employer University webinars are FREE and you can earn SHRM credit!

Employer University Webinars Will Help Employers
  • Maximize your recruitment efforts
  • Develop an influential employment brand at UF
  • Save time, energy, and hiring costs
  • Increase your recruitment ROI
  • Successfully hire Florida’s finest 


  • 98% of past webinar attendees stated that they plan to incorporate the strategies learned in the webinar
  • 98.5% of webinar attendees stated that they learned at least one technique related to college recruiting
  • 97% of webinar attendees stated that Employer University courses helped them learn general information about the characteristics associated with today’s college students
How Can I Join the UF Employer University Summer Series?

Register today by using the provided ZOOM link below for an Employer University webinar course. You will receive SHRM credit once you complete the webinar.

2023 Spring Webinar Series

Building Blocks for an Internship Program

DATES AND TIMES:                         

Tuesday, April 18 at 1:00 PM

Thursday, April 20 at 10:00 AM

What are the different elements needed to build an internship program? What should you consider when developing and implementing an internship program? This is an opportunity to learn the building blocks of creating a successful internship program from the experts who help candidates apply for them.

Micro-Internships: Expanding Your Access to Talent

DATES AND TIMES:                         

Wednesday, April 26 at 11:00 AM

The University of Florida is excited to highlight an innovative way for our community of businesses to expand their access to talent by connecting with highly motivated UF students and recent grads via short-term, paid professional projects called Micro-internships. Join this session to learn about what micro-internships are and how they can help you build your talent pool. In addition, Parker Dewey will share information regarding their receipt of a generous grant from a Florida-based foundation, that you can use to engage UF students in 15-hour paid Micro-Internships at no-cost to you!

2023 Summer Webinar Series

How to Maximize Your On-Campus Recruitment Strategy for the Year Ahead

DATES AND TIMES:                         

Monday, May 22 at 3:00 PM

Wednesday, May 24 at 10:00 AM

Campus recruiting can be difficult to navigate, so planning for the year ahead is critical. During this webinar we will discuss the importance of creating a strategy and how to develop an approach that works best for your company.

Elevating Your Online Presence on Gator Career Link and More to Attract UF Candidates


Monday, June 26 at 3:00 PM

Friday, June 30 at 10:00 AM

Elevating your online presence is critical in today’s job market. Candidates rely on your company’s digital footprint to give a sense of company culture. In this webinar, we will discuss how to elevate your online presence including using Gator CareerLink (GCL) to your advantage to attract UF candidates.

Innovative Tips to Actively Engage Underclassmen


Monday, July 24 at 3:00 PM

Wednesday, July 26 at 10:00 AM

Get proactive with your recruitment strategy and start engaging with underclassmen. Creating opportunities for underclassmen is a great way to start cultivating relationships and networking with potential future applicants. In this webinar, we will discuss the benefits of early engagement and tips on how to get started.

Employer University Webinars

Employers can also register for all the webinars on the C3 website at

Questions Regarding Employer University?

For details on Employer University please contact Beline Lafayette, Manager for Recruitment Relations, directly at or (352)294-1001.