The University of Tennessee at Martin is excited to connect students with employers to fulfill your talent needs!

Founded in 1900, UT Martin is one of the most accessible universities in Tennessee and supports over 6800 students as they pursue studies in over 100 areas. With students representing 42 states and 19 countries and with additional campuses in Jackson, Parsons, Ripley, Selmer and Somerville, UT Martin has students and alumni throughout NWTN who contribute to various industries in the region and beyond.

Attend a Recruiting Event

Enhance your organization’s brand and build relationships with UT Martin students by participating in a career fair. Registration for all events is available on Handshake – register early as some fairs reach capacity. View calendar of events here.

If you would like to recruit through information sessions, tabling, etc. or have questions about any of our events, please reach out to us at or 731.881.7712.

Hire A Skyhawk

Handshake provides a centralized opportunity for students and alumni to view internship and part-time and full-time job opportunities posted by recruiters. It is the best way for recruiting organizations to recruit the broadest audience of UT Martin talent. Please contact us at or 731.881.7712 if you need help navigating Handshake.

First-Time Users 

Returning Users

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Post Virtual Micro-Internships/Projects

We have partnered with ParkerDewey to help organizations of all sizes recruit students for micro-internships/short-term projects. This partnership allows for convenient and lower recruiting costs associated with onboarding and is a great option if you need immediate help on projects because you or your team is overloaded. These experiences can be completed across all departments including sales/marketing, human resources, strategy, research, operations and support, finance and accounting and IT.

Click here to see examples of projects. To learn more and post projects, go to

Build Your Brand

Increasing your presence on campus helps set you apart from the crowd. Here are some ways you can partner with CPAD to improve your brand.

Become a Sponsor

At levels ranging from $1000 to $5000, increased branding includes a range from prime table placement at career fairs to your logo on our CPAD Corporate Partner Wall. Please contact Director Demetrius Robinson at or 731.881.7712 if you are interested in becoming a Sponsor.

Mock Interviews

We host hundreds of mock-interviews a year. Your feedback is helpful to students, and your presence on campus increases brand awareness with students. You may choose to participate in half- or full-day sessions. If you are interested in participating, please reach out to us at or 731.881.7712

Skyhawk Talent Pipeline

Build your pipeline of talent and increase opportunities for experiential education for UT Martin students! Host students for informational interviews, job shadowing or internships.

Contact Katie Mantooth at or 731.881.3716 if you are willing to participate in this program at any level.

Interview Candidates

The Office of Career Planning & Development offers interview rooms for employers to meet with UT Martin students individually or in groups to discuss opportunities. Our interview room can accommodate up to three people, and the conference room can easily accommodate 12 to 15.

Only Equal Opportunity Employers may use UT Martin facilities to interview. Tests administered on campus must be validated by the Equal Opportunity Commission.

Plan Your Travel

Ready to visit UT Martin and the Office of Career Planning & Development? We regularly hear that our career fairs and offices are some of the most accessible of any campus. We look forward to your visit!

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