Career Services for Students

The University of Maryland and the School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation offer comprehensive career and placement services for its students. Students are welcome to utilize all the career services offered by the University Career Services, as well as career services tailored to the opportunities in the Built Environment.  

Job Postings:

Please see each programs’s career services page for program specific content.


Career Fairs

The Architecture, Planning, Preservation, and Real Estate Development Career & Internship Fair will be held on Friday, February 17, 2023 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM at the Riggs Alumni Center in College Park, Maryland. You can view the list of this year's participating companies.

See the Resumes and Portfolio Tab below for more information on preparing for the fair.

School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation Career Series

Resume Workshop  |  September 15, 2020
Virtual discussion on the most effective resume for students and allied professionals.

Resume & Portfolio Workshop with FX Collaborative   |  November 16, 2020
The architecture portfolio is the greatest tool of a student to present themselves and their work to potential employers. 
Request the video recording, here.

Alumni Review of Resumes and Portfolios  |  February 4, 2021 
The MAPP+D Alumni Board discussed career tips on what looks good in a resume, what you shouldn't put in a resume, and how your resume can help you in your future. 


The University Career Center offers webinars and other informational opportunities on setting up your resume. The School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation holds resume workshops tailored to resumes for jobs in the built environment. Resume information is available here:

Resume and Cover Letter Basics

A Resume Basics Short Course/Workshop

Individual Resume Review: Contact Kristen Tepper, Director of Student Services to set up an appointment.

Contact Kristen Stack, Director of Student Services