Wednesday, October 26, 2016
10:00am - 3:00pm
Newcomb Hall

Thursday, October 27, 2016
10:00am - 3:00pm
Newcomb Hall

Recruiters from over 100 corporations, non-profit organizations, and government agencies to UVA to meet students from all majors seeking full-time employment or internship experience. Don’t want to miss this opportunity to meet employers in person, learn about different organizations and positions, and talk with them about your experiences!

The Job & Internship Fairs are held over 2 days. There are new recruiters on each day. 

Recruiters: Please view our Employer Events section for recruiting opportunities at UVA. 

Panels in Newcomb Gallery

more information coming soon...

Career Fair Prep Programs

First time to a career fair?  Want to be sure you are ready?  Check out these great workshops:

  • How to Stand Out at a Career Fair
    Various Times – Check the Calendar
    Planning to attend an upcoming career fair? What do you say? Who do you talk to? What do you wear? This session will provide strategies for marketing yourself to recruiters and the opportunity to develop and practice your "elevator pitch." With these tips you'll be ready to walk into any career fair with confidence. RSVP via Handshake to save your seat!  If you have one, please bring a laptop.
  • Resumes, Cover Letters and References
    Various Times – Check the Calendar
    Meet with one of our Career Peer Educators to be sure your resume is ready for the fair! Be sure to RSVP via Handshake and please bring a draft copy of your resume if you have one.
  • Practice Your Pitch w/ Career Peer Educators
    Various Times – Check the Calendar
    Never been to a career fair? Want to visit the Fall Job and Internship Fair, but are unsure of how to navigate the event? Sign-up to attend this workshop where a Career Peer Educator will walk you through the basic strategies of marketing yourself to a recruiter. The CPEs will conduct a LIVE mock introduction with a recruiter who is at the fair. You will then have the opportunity to practice your own introduction. This workshop takes place at the Fall Job and Internship Fair. RSVP via Handshake to save your seat!

Check out How to Navigate a Career Fair page for additional tips.