UT Peace Corps Recruiter
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (512) 232-9436
Walk-In Office Hours: 1:00-3:15 PM Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Advisement Sessions also available by appointment.
Kristi provides on-campus recruiting & advising for current UT Austin students, staff, faculty, and UT alumnae who have graduated within the past year. Kristi served as a health-sector Peace Corps Volunteer from 1999-2001 in Burkina Faso (Africa). Please email Kristi or visit during walk-in hours if you are interested in or need more information about Peace Corps.
Also please visit PeaceCorps.gov for extensive information about all aspects of Peace Corps, including our NEW APPLICATION PROCESS that allows you to choose where you want to go and what you want to do! View current openings for job positions at www.peacecorps.gov/openings. Visit youtube.com/PeaceCorps to see how volunteers live and what kinds of projects they work on.
Ready to apply using our new SHORTENED APPLICATION & DECREASED PROCESSING TIMES? Visit www.peacecorps.gov/apply.
You can register for any event by going to www.peacecorps.gov/events, doing a search for TX events, and clicking the "register" button for the event you're interested in.
FALL SEMESTER 2014
Wed 9/17/14: Coffee Chat • 5:30-6:30 PM • Texas Union Building, Pearce Hall Rm 2.404 (inside the Forty Acres Room, ground floor next to the Campus Store & Copy Center)
Thur 9/18/14: College of Natural Sciences Career Fair • 1:00-6:00 PM • Frank Erwin Center (UT PC will have an info table at this fair)
Tues 9/23/14: GENERAL INFORMATION SESSION • 5:30-7:00 PM • Gearing Hall (GEA) Rm 105. Refreshments provided!
Thurs 9/25/14: LONGHORN CENTER FOR CIVIC ENGAGEMENT - "Lifelong Service" Panel Event • 6:00-7:30 PM • Location TBA. Attend this panel to hear speakers from various service & volunteer organizations as part of the UT Longhorn Service Council's "Be the Change Service Week." Open to the university public.
Wed 10/1/14: Coffee Chat • 10:00-11:00 AM • Einstein's Bagels (2404 Guadalupe)
Tues 10/2/14: INFORMATION SESSION for College of Natural Sciences majors• 5:30-6:30 PM • Burdine Hall (BUR) Rm 112. Geared toward CNS majors but open to any other majors as well who may want to attend.
Wed 10/8/14: Liberal Arts Career Fair • 11:00 AM-3:00 PM • Texas Union Ballroom (UT PC will have an info table at this fair)
Wed 10/15/14: Kinesiology/Health Education Career Fair • 11:00 AM-2:30 PM • Belmont Hall (BEL) Rm 628 (UT PC will have an info table at this fair)
Wed 10/15/14: Coffee Chat • 5:30-6:30 PM • Texas Union Building, Forty Acres Room (ground floor next to the Campus Store & Copy Center)
Tues 10/16/14: GENERAL INFORMATION SESSION • 12:30-2:00 PM • Liberal Arts Career Services, FAC Rm 18. Refreshments provided!
Tues 10/22/14: INFORMATION SESSION for Social Work majors • 12:00-1:00 PM • School of Social Work (SSW), DeNitto Center (DCCS). Geared toward Social Work majors but open to any other majors as well who may want to attend.
Wed 10/29/14: SPECIAL EVENT! RETURNED PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEER PANEL & RECEPTION • 6:00-8:00 PM • International Office (2400 Nueces). Join us for this Q&A session with returned PCVs who have served all over the world! Pizza dinner provided on a first-come first-served basis.
Wed 11/5/14: Coffee Chat • 10:00-11:00 AM • Einstein's Bagels (2404 Guadalupe)
Thur 11/6/14: INFORMATION SESSION for Engineering majors • 6:30-7:30 PM • RLM (Robert Lee Moore Hall) 7.104. Geared toward Engineering majors but open to any other majors as well who may want to attend.
Mon 11/10/14: Education/Teacher Career Fair • 9:00 AM-1:00 PM • Frank Erwin Center (UT PC will have an info table at this fair)
Wed 11/12/14: MASTT (Math & Science Teachers of Tomorrow) Group Presentation • 5:00-6:00 PM • PAI (Painter Hall) 4.18. Anyone in a math/science/engineering/CS teaching program or major is welcome to attend.
Wed 11/12/14: Global Public Health Brigade Group Presentation • 7:00-8:00 PM • CBA (McCombs) 4.324. Anyone interested in public health and pursuing a health position in the Peace Corps is welcome to attend.
Thurs 11/20/14: INFORMATION SESSION for Education/Teaching Majors • 5:30-7:00 PM • Welch Hall (WEL) Rm 2.308. Refreshments provided! Geared toward Education majors but open to any other majors as well who may want to attend.
Wed 11/19/14: Coffee Chat • 5:30-6:30 PM • Texas Union Building, Forty Acres Room (ground floor next to the Campus Store & Copy Center)
Mon 11/24/14: INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS SOCIETY Group Presentation • 7:00-8:00 PM • Mezes Hall (MEZ) 1.306. Geared towards those aspiring towards careers in international affairs but open to anyone who would like to attend.
Wed 12/3/14: Coffee Chat • 10:00-11:00 AM • Einstein's Bagels (2404 Guadalupe)
Tues 12/9/14: PEACE CORPS APPLICATION & RESUME WORKSHOP • 11:00 AM-1:00 PM • Liberal Arts Career Services, FAC Rm 18. Refreshments provided!
Peace Corps Coffee Chats
Coffee Chats are held every first and third Wednesday of each month: On the first Wednesday from 10:00-11:00 AM at Einstein's Bagels (2404 Guadalupe, Austin TX 78705), and on the third Wednesday from 5:30-6:30 PM in the Forty Acres Room inside the Texas Union Building (UNB), ground level (found in the NW corner of the building, next to the Campus Store & Copy Center, at the opposite end of the building from the Union Starbucks). Interested UT students, staff and alumni are invited to meet and talk with returned Peace Corps volunteers and the UT Campus Peace Corps Recruiter. Learn about the Peace Corps and hear some great stories! (We usually don't meet during school holidays/breaks or vacation times but check event schedule above for actual dates.)
Master's International Program at UT
UT's LBJ School of Public Affairs has partnered with the Peace Corps to offer 2 graduate degree programs in conjunction with Peace Corps service: Master in Global Policy Studies and Master in Public Affairs. Visit here for more detailed information or contact the program office at 512-232-4013 or email: email@example.com.
Location and MailingPhysical Location The International Office 2400 Nueces Street, Ste. B., 1st floor Austin, Texas 78705
(view map)Regular Mailing Address
Peace Corps, The International Office
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas 78713-8901 P.O. Box A Express Mail Address
Peace Corps, The International Office 2400 Nueces Street, Suite B Austin, Texas 78705