Student FAQ's

Career Success Conference

What is the CSC? 

The Career Success Conference (CSC) is a networking event designed to allow business and industry leaders to share their experiences and wisdom with today’s students. More specifically, the conference is designed to help students build the personal and professional capacities necessary for career success.  Our theme this year is Hindsight is 20/20.

For more information about the conference visit our website.

Where is the CSC held? 

The Career Success Conference is held on the campus of The University of Texas at Tyler.

Who is the Career Success Conference audience?

The audience for the Career Success Conference includes students from more than 80 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs.

What is the conference schedule? 


Registration/Check-in 8:30am – 2:00pm Soules College of Business
Networking Breakfast 9:00am – 10:15am Soules College of Business
Session 1 10:45am – 12:00pm Multiple Campus Locations
Networking Lunch 12:15pm – 1:15pm Herrington Patriot Center Gym
Session 2 1:30pm – 2:45pm Multiple Campus Locations
Career Fair/Reception 3:00pm – 6:00pm Herrington Patriot Center Gym

*Schedule is subject to change.

Note: The duration of each conference session is 1 hour and 15 minutes. Concurrent breakout sessions will be taking place during these times. Breakout sessions will have 2-4 speakers.

How do I register for the Conference and sign up to attend sessions? 

You can download the conference app ‘UT Tyler Career Success‘ in the App Store or Google Play. Sign up as a student and use your Patriot email, then register for Conference sessions.

What amenities are available to students? 

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Reception

Who do I contact if I have questions about the Career Success Conference? 

Contact your Career Success Coach: 

Amy Russo – Soules College of Business
Mark Stark – College of Engineering
Leah Velarde – College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Francine Durr – College of Arts and Sciences
Pam Rodriguez – College of Education and Psychology