The University of Virginia hosts a variety of career fairs throughout the academic year for our students. Our fairs provide employers with the opportunity to meet and talk with students and recent alumni about full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities.

All of the events we host are open to all U.Va. students. We closely collaborate with the varied career services offices around Grounds and we are happy to serve as your liaison to these offices with any recruiting questions. To discuss which fair is appropriate for your target audience, please contact employer relations at (434) 924-8900. Please also feel free to contact the individual schools via the contact info below.

Fall Semester Events

Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair

Mon. & Tues., Sep. 14-15, 2015
Hosted by the Center for Engineering Career Development, this fair attracts approximately 2,100 (75%) of the School of Engineering and Applied Science students from all academic levels.  The Engineering, Science & Technology Career Fair is ideal for employers interested in recruiting students for full-time and internship positions from the School of Engineering as well as the College of Arts & Sciences. Register Now!
Contact: Peggy Reed, 434-924-3050 or

Commerce Career Day

Wednesday, Sep. 16, 2015
Commerce Career Day provides employers and students an advantageous branding and networking opportunity at the onset of fall recruiting. More than 1,000 UVA students attended the 2014 event and were able to network with over 85 organizations representing multiple industries. Register Now!
Contact: Peggy Ehrenberg, (434)924-7986 or

Graduate and Professional School Fair

Wednesday, Sep. 23, 2015
This fair is for graduate and professional schools interested in recruiting U.Va. students. Register Now!
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900

Fall Job & Internship Fair

Wed. & Thurs., Oct. 28-29, 2015
Hosted over two-days in late October, the Fall Job and Internship Fair provides organizations the opportunity to recruit students from all majors and academic levels across U.Va. Typically, more than 1,600 students from the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering and School of Commerce attend the Fall Job and Internship Fair looking for full-time and internship opportunities. Register Now!
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

Global Development Career Day   

Thurs. & Fri., Nov. 5-6, 2015
Designed to connect leading global development organizations with talented UVA students trained in critical interdisciplinary global development practices, this conference consists of moderated career panels, roundtable lunch discussions, one-on-one discussions and coffee chats.
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

Spring Semester Events

Spring Job & Internship Fair 

Wed. & Thurs., Jan. 27-28, 2016
The Spring Job and Internship Fair is the largest Spring semester career fair at the University and is a great opportunity to recruit for your full-time and internship positions.  Students from all majors will attend the Spring Job and Internship Fair looking to connect with a wide variety of organizations.  Typically, over 1,500 students  from varied academic backgrounds attend the fair. Register Now!
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair

Early Feb. 2016
Positioned in the early Spring semester, the Spring Engineering, Science and Technology Career Fair is an opportunity to recruit for last minute full-time and internship positions. The event was designed to meet the varied recruiting needs of employers, including smaller organizations.  Students from the School of Engineering as well as the College of Arts & Sciences will attend this event.
Contact: Peggy Reed, 434-924-3050 or

Educators' Expo k-12 Job and Interview Fair

Fri,. Feb. 12, 2016​
This one-day event is geared specifically to schools or employers looking to recruit students in the Curry School of Education for k-12 positions in Teaching, Counseling, Speech Language Pathology (SLP) or Administration.
Contact: Hilary Kerner, (434)924-0738 or

Government and Non-Profit EXPO

Fri., Feb. 19, 2016
U.Va. students from all majors participate in this consortium event to meet top employers recruiting for internships and full-time jobs in the government and nonprofit sectors.
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

Architecture Career Connect Interview Day

Mar. 2016
This event provides firms an opportunity to network and interview students in the School of Architecture for full-time and internship positions.
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair

Apr. 2016
A virtual career fair for recruiting U.Va. students for full-time and/or internship opportunities.
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​

"Just in Time" Graduate School and Job Fair

Apr. 7, 2016
A one-day "Just in Time" event for organizations still recruiting for open positions as well as for graduate schools, specifically medical, law and business.
Contact:  employer relations at (434) 924-8900​