Please note that career fairs are open to the students and alumni served by the Career Services office. Students in online degree programs may attend consortium fairs and fairs hosted by their program only, unless otherwise noted.   All Penn-specific virtual fairs will be held on the Handshake platform. (Students can learn more about the virtual platform hereEmployers can learn more here.)

Fall 2024 Career FairsPlease save the dates!

CAREERLINK

In-Person: Friday, September 6, 2024

  • Opportunities in a wide range of industries including Consulting, Communications/Marketing, Consumer Products, Education, Finance, Government, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Nonprofits, Real Estate, Retail and more! Open to all on-campus students served by Career Services, with a focus on undergraduates.

Information for Employers
Information for Students

ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY CAREER DAYS

Virtual: Thursday, September 12, 2024
In-Person: Friday, September 13, 2024

Two days, two formats, both focused on careers in Engineering, Technology and related industries!

VIRTUAL ALL-INDUSTRIES CAREER FAIR

Virtual Event: Friday, September 20, 2024

Information for Employers
Information for Students

BIOSCIENCES CAREER FAIR

In-Person: Friday, September 27, 2024

  • This fair is open to all on-campus students, postdocs, and alumni. With Penn’s strong reputation for biomedical research, this career fair has a particular emphasis on the life and physical sciences, and we invite employers from a diverse range of industries and career fields to participate (including the biotech and pharmaceutical industry, consulting firms, science writing and publishing organizations, patent law and intellectual property firms, government and non-profit institutions, start-ups, policy think tanks, and more!)

Information for Employers
Information for Students

VIRTUAL GOVERNMENT & NONPROFIT CAREER FAIR

Virtual Event: November 22, 2024
Information for Students and Employers

  • Opportunities in government, nonprofits and NGOs. A consortium fair open to all Penn students with a Handshake account, including online students.

NURSING CAREER DAY

In-Person: Friday, December 6, 2024

Information for Employers – coming soon
Information for Students – coming soon

Completed Career Fairs

SPRING 2024

SPRING CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR (in-person)

  • Opportunities across all industries, open to undergraduates, graduate students and postdocs served by Career Services.

Friday, February 2, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students

DESIGN CAREER FAIR (in person)

  • Opportunities for students in the Weitzman School of Design and students interested in design fields.

Thursday, February 8, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students

DESIGN CAREER FAIR (virtual)

  • Opportunities for students in the Weitzman School of Design and students interested in design fields.

Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students – registration and sign ups to meet with employers begins February 5th at 12 PM ET

STEM CAREER FAIR (in person)

  • Opportunities across STEM fields for undergraduates, graduate students and postdocs served by Career Services

Thursday, February 15, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students

SPRING ALL INDUSTRY VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR

  • Opportunities across all industries, open to undergraduates, graduate students and postdocs served by Career Services.

Thursday, February 22, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students – Registration opens Thursday, February 15th at 5:00 PM

ALL-IVY ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT CAREER FAIR

  • The eight Ivy League schools come together to produce a unique and inspiring career fair that provides companies unparalleled access to students who have the skills and knowledge to address the complex sustainability and climate challenges of our global economy.
  • Students will have the opportunity to attend virtual employer information sessions on Wednesday, February 21st and Thursday February 22nd – topics and exact times TBD.

Friday, February 23, 2024 – in-person at Columbia University
Information for Employers – registration now open
Information for Students – registration now open

GRADUATE CAREER CONSORTIUM PHD & MASTER’S VIRTUAL CAREER EXPO

The GCC-sponsored VCE is a virtual recruiting and networking experience designed to connect graduate students, postdocs, and alumni from STEM, Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences fields, to employers using the CareerEco platform.

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Information for Employers
Information for Students

VIRTUAL IVY+ CONSORTIUM JUST-IN-TIME CAREER FAIR

Thursday, April 11th, 2024 (More information to follow closer to event date) 

Looking for a summer internship or full-time job? Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet top employers from various industries at the Ivy+ Just in Time Virtual Career Fair on April 11!  

Bene​fits of Participating:

  • Many diverse employers and opportunities! 60+ registered employers who are hiring NOW for opportunities beginning in 2024 from across industries, including biotech, education, real estate, nonprofit, financial services, government, startups, healthcare, consulting (and more!) are eager to meet and recruit students.  
  • It’s convenient! Set your schedule in advance of the event so it fits your schedule. Upon registering, students can sign-up for employer group sessions (~ 30 minutes) and/or 1:1 chats with an employer (10 minutes). While the event lasts three hours, you can attend as much or as little as desired within the timeframe.
  • Make connections and expand your network and knowledge of the opportunities available to you.

Undergraduates, graduate students, post-docs, and recent alumni of participating schools are welcome to attend.

Don’t forget to sign up for our optional Resume Book event, where employers attending the fair can access your public resume and proactively reach out to connect. Employers will have access prior, during, and after the event. Be sure to update your privacy settings to “community” or “employers” and upload your document to your Handshake profile and set it to be “visible”.

Information for Employers
Information for Students

FALL 2023
CAREERLINK

  • Opportunities in Consulting, Communications/Marketing, Consumer Products, Education, Finance, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Nonprofits, Real Estate and Retails. Open to all on-campus students served by Career Services, with a focus on undergraduates.

In-Person: September 8, 2023
Information for Employers: Please click here.
Information for Students: Please click here.

ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY CAREER DAYS

  • Opportunities in Engineering and Technology.
  • Our in-person fair is open to all on-campus students served by Career Services interested in these fields, particularly those in School of Engineering and Applied Science. Online students in a degree program (i.e. MCIT Online) may attend the virtual day only.
  • Students, if you’d like guidance in preparing for Career Days, click here to register for the Career Fair Prep workshop on August 31, 2023 at 2PM ET. 
  • Questions? Please feel free to email Jamie Grant, Sr. Associate Director of Career Services for SEAS, jamie00@upenn.edu 

Virtual (open to on-campus and online students):  September 11, 2023
Registration link and information for Employers
Virtual fair assistance resources for registered employers available here
Information for on-campus and online students for virtual career fair
Students, please note – while group sessions are open to “drop in” (i.e. not pre-registered) students at the virtual fair, 1:1 sessions may only be scheduled in advance; please see the guide linked above and the event within Handshake for more information.

In-Person (open to on-campus students only): September 12, 2023
Registration link and information for Employers
On-Campus Student Preparation ResourcesIf you need assistance preparing for the fair, click here for the recording of the preparation workshop. 

ALL INDUSTRIES VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR

  • Opportunities across all industries. Open to all on-campus students served by Career Services.  (This fair is not open to online students.)

Virtual: September 22, 2023
Information for Employers
Information for Students

BIOSCIENCES CAREER FAIR

  • This fair is open to all on-campus students, postdocs, and alumni. With Penn’s strong reputation for biomedical research, this career fair has a particular emphasis on the life and physical sciences, and we invite employers from a diverse range of industries and career fields to participate (including the biotech and pharmaceutical industry, consulting firms, science writing and publishing organizations, patent law and intellectual property firms, government and non-profit institutions, start-ups, policy think tanks, and more!)

In-Person: September 29, 2023
Information for Employers
Information for Students and Postdocs

VIRTUAL GOVERNMENT & NONPROFIT CAREER FAIR

  • Opportunities in government, nonprofits and NGOs. A consortium fair open to all Penn students with a Handshake account, including online students.

November 17, 2023
Information for Students and Employers

NURSING CAREER DAY

  • Opportunities in Nursing and Healthcare for undergraduate and graduate students at the School of Nursing.

In-Person Nursing Career Fair: December 1, 2023

SPRING 2023

ZELL/LURIE REAL ESTATE CAREER FAIR

January 20, 2023
Information for Students

GRADUATE CAREER CONSORTIUM PHD & MASTER’S VIRTUAL CAREER EXPO

The Virtual Career Expo (VCE) is a one-day online career fair/networking for Ph.D. & Master’s students, postdocs, and alumni that offers the opportunity to connect with employers
Wednesday, March 8, 2023, 12 – 4 PM ET
Information for Employers
Information for Students

DELAWARE VALLEY EDUCATION CONSORTIUM – GREATER PHILADELPHIA TEACHER JOB FAIR (in-person & virtual)

Wednesday, April 5, 2023 
Information for Employers
Information for Students

VIRTUAL IVY+ CONSORTIUM JUST-IN-TIME CAREER FAIR

Tuesday, April 18th, 2023 
Information for Employers 
Information for Students