DC IMPACTlink 2018

DC IMPACTlink gives employers the opportunity to meet, interview and hire top candidates from the University of Virginia, Swarthmore College, Yale University, Duke University, and Brown University in one convenient location. Juniors, seniors, and graduate students attend to interview for both full-time and internship positions. This event is open to all organizations in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Friday, February 16, 2018  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW

Washington, D.C. 20036


The cost to attend is $350/schedule for business/for-profit and $200/schedule for nonprofits and government. Employers pre-select all candidates. There are 13 individual interview slots per schedule. Students are specifically targeting the Washington, D.C. area.


December 13, 2017 - Employer registration deadline
January 23, 2018 - Student application deadline
January 25, 2018 - Employer selections due by noon
January 26, 2018 - Accepted candidates can begin interview sign up
January 30, 2018 - Alternate candidates begin interview sign ups
February 9, 2018 - Deadline for interview cancellations

Candidate Profile

  • Average SATs 1300-1400
  • Competitive GPAs
  • Top 10 percent of graduating class
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Academically and culturally diverse
  • Team-oriented
  • Effective critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Significant internship experience