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Career fairs hosted by Career and Professional Development at VT

Fairs hosted by Career and Professional Development are open to employers recruiting for all career fields and to students in all majors.

Quick tips for students:

  • In advance, review employers attending each fair (in details for each fair below). That helps you come to the fair with a plan of which employers to approach.
  • Do basic career fair prep in advance.
  • Be aware that some employers leave fairs before the end time. 

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Fall IN-PERSON Connection Job Fair:
Wed. September 28, 2022
10 am to 4 pm ET
Squires Commonwealth Ballroom

  • Open to employers recruiting for all career fields and majors.
  • Students from all academic majors are welcome;  view positions and employers in advance.
  • Includes internships and post-grad opportunities.
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Fall VIRTUAL Connection Job Fair:
Tues. October 4, 2022
10 am to 4 pm ET
On Brazen

  • Open to employers recruiting for all career fields and majors.
  • Students from all academic majors are welcome; view positions and employers in advance.
  • Includes internships and post-grad opportunities.
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Spring IN-PERSON Connection Job Fair:
Wed. February 15, 2023
10 am to 4 pm ET
Squires Commonwealth Ballroom

  • Open to employers recruiting for all career fields and majors.
  • Students from all academic majors are welcome;  view positions and employers in advance.
  • Includes internships and post-grad opportunities.
Connection job fair decorative logo

Spring VIRTUAL Connection Job Fair:
Tues. February 21, 2023
10 am to 4 pm ET
On Brazen

  • Open to employers recruiting for all career fields and majors.
  • Students from all academic majors are welcome;  view positions and employers in advance.
  • Includes internships and post-grad opportunities.

SEC-ACC Virtual Career Fair

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
For all majors and degrees.

Virginia Tech has led participation at this fair! For 2021, (and almost every prior year) Virginia Tech had the largest number of participants out of 29 universities that participate!

Sponsor: CareerEco.
Career & Professional Development serves as the Virginia Tech contact for this event. Contact us.

CONTACTS FOR EMPLOYERS:

Questions about participating in career fairs hosted by Career and Professional Development, please contact:
Ashley Roberts, Assistant Director of Events and Marketing
ashleylr@vt.edu
540-231-4974

Advice about which VT career fairs are the best fit for your recruiting needs, please contact:
Jim Henderson, Associate Director for Employer Relations
jim.henderson@vt.edu
540-231-8079

FOR STUDENTS:

Images from past in-person career fairs: