Preparing for Career Fairs

Career Fairs bring internship and job opportunities to you – be ready to take advantage of them! Check out the sections below for quick videos and resources to know how to prepare to connect with employers and reach your immediate and long term career goals.

Videos & Resources – click on topics to learn more!

Why you should research before the career fair
Goal Setting for the Career Fair
What is a Career Coach?
Quick Tips on What to Wear
Where to Research Companies
Where to Find Inexpensive Clothing
Should I Bring my Resume?

How to introduce yourself
How to start a conversation
Questions to Ask and Avoid
How to Use the Career Fair Map
Utilizing the Headshot Station

Information on other ways to continue networking outside of the career fair.

Career Fair registrations open early fall & spring semesters in Handshake for the upcoming season of fairs and events.

Registration in Handshake is not required but encouraged.