With over 30 career fairs held annually at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus, you will likely find an event to suit your recruitment needs.

While the CCO serves as the central source of information, most of the career fairs held at Purdue University are run by student organizations or the colleges, schools and departments. Therefore, the CCO may not be able to provide information on registration fees, confirmation of registration or cancellation policies. 

 

Fall Career Fairs

 

AITP & CIT VIRTUAL COMPUTING CAREER FAIR DAY 1| September 2, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now open.

We would like to formally invite you to our Computing Career Fair, this upcoming Fall Purdue Association of IT Professionals (AITP) and the CIT Student Council will be working together to provide you a comprehensive virtual recruiting experience through Symplicity. With the opportunity of an online career fair we will both host a day for the AITP & CIT Computing Career Fair, AITP hosting day 1 and CIT hosting day 2. There will be a bundle deal opportunity for those interested in recruiting students on both days.

Questions:  Contact David R. Golder, CCF Director aitp@purdue.edu

 

AITP & CIT VIRTUAL COMPUTING CAREER FAIR DAY 2 | September 3, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now open.

We would like to formally invite you to our Computing Career Fair, this upcoming Fall Purdue Association of IT Professionals (AITP) and the CIT Student Council will be working together to provide you a comprehensive virtual recruiting experience through Symplicty. With the opportunity of an online career fair we will both host a day for the AITP & CIT Computing Career Fair, AITP hosting day 1 and CIT hosting day 2. There will be a bundle deal opportunity for those interested in recruiting students on both days.

Questions:  Contact Dawn Laux dlaux@purdue.edu

 

KRANNERT/PAA PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FAIR | September 10, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The Krannert Public Accounting Fair is designed specifically for companies in the Public Accounting industry and is hosted and organized by the Purdue Accounting Association (PAA). The fair is targeted recruiting to students seeking Public Accounting opportunities only.

Questions: Contact Genesis Tienstra KrannertPublicFair@gmail.com

 

SIGMA INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR | September 14, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now open.

The Industrial Engineering Career Fair, held the night before PESC Industrial Roundtable from 6:00pm - 9:00pm, brings prospective Industrial Engineers and recruiting companies together. With hundreds of students attending each year, our past events have a proven track record of success that translates into reduced recruitment time and top candidates for your company.

Students, please note that this career fair is open only to those enrolled in the Purdue Industrial Engineering program.

For more information or to register for this event, please contact Jackson Mauer at iise@purdue.edu

 

2020 VIRTUAL INDUSTRIAL ROUNDTABLE | September 14 & 15, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now open.

Since its inception in 1980, Industrial Roundtable (IR) has gained recognition amongst students and employers alike as being one of the finest career fairs in the nation. Providing the opportunity for company representatives to interact with the Purdue student body, the event primarily attracts engineering, science, and technology majors. However, the fair is open to all Purdue University students and traditionally consists of a diverse group of qualified undergraduates and graduates searching for internship, co-op, and full-time employment opportunities.

As one of the largest student-organized job fairs in the country, the fair is continually growing, bringing in nearly 400 companies and 12,000 students each year. This year, we hope to build upon this reputation and become one of the premier virtual career fairs across the nation.

Please visit www.purdueesc.org  more information, or contact the Industrial Roundtable Committee at pescir@ecn.purdue.edu.

 

 KRANNERT/SMEF UNDERGRADUATE BUSINESS CAREER FAIR | September 17, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

With close to 2000 students attending, this career fair is a great opportunity to build your corporate presence at the Krannert School of Management. While the fair focuses on undergrad business majors, it is open to our MBA/MS students as well as all Purdue students. This event is unique because it is planned and organized entirely by students from the School of Management Employers Forum committee. In addition to the career fair, companies can sign up to give a presentation, critique student resumes and interview students.

Questions: Contact Erik Props props@purdue.edu

 

KRANNERT MBA / MS CAREER FAIR | September 18, 2020 | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The Krannert Master's Career Fair is the ideal way to build your company's brand on campus and meet top MBA and Master's talent. With a strong curricular emphasis on analytics embedded in a team-based learning environment, you will find the attending students well-prepared to meet your business needs. Full-time and internship seeking students will be in attendance from the following Master's programs: Accounting, Business Analytics & Information Management, Finance, Global Supply Chain Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, MBA.

For more information, contact Claudine Meilink at cmeilink@purdue.edu

 

SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (SCMT) VIRTUAL FAIR | September 25, 2020 | MORE INFO EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The School of Construction Management Technology (SCMT/BCM) Career Fair is held twice yearly (spring and fall) for employers seeking to fill full-time, intern, and co-op positions with students from the School of Construction Management Technology (Building Construction Management) program. At a typical SCMT/BCM Career Fair, over 500 students attend to engage with up to 150 construction companies from across the country. 

Questions:  Contact cmcareerfair@purdue.edu

 

 HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MGMT CAREER DAY | September 29, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management hosts a Fall and a Spring Career Fair held every September and February, respectively. The fairs provide recruiters the opportunity to network and interview candidates for internship and full-time positions. This year’s fair will partnership with Consumer Sciences. Companies attending the fair will have the opportunity to pre-select or fill schedules at the career fair for interviews held the following day. 

Questions: Contact Maria Poynter poynterm@purdue.edu

 

SALES, RETAIL & FINANCIAL SERVICES CAREER FAIR | September 29, 2020  | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

This event, sponsored by the Department of Consumer Sciences (CSR) enables companies to interact with students who have an interest in the Sales, Retail, & Financial Services focused industries. CSR offers undergraduate majors in Selling and Sales Management, Retail Management, Financial Counseling and Planning and Apparel Design and Technology. 

Questions: Contact Sally Harmon sharmon@purdue.edu

 

PURDUE AGRICULTURE FALL CAREER FAIR | October 6, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The College of Agriculture hosts a career fair every fall semester. Over 100 companies attend, providing recruiters with the opportunity to educate students about their organizations, advertise positions and/or interview students for permanent positions or internships. 

Questions:  Contact Sherre Meyer (meyer10@purdue.edu)

 

CIVIL ENGINEERING CAREER FAIR | October 8, 2020 | MORE INFO |EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The Civil Engineering Career Fair provides students with an opportunity to talk with a wide variety of companies whose work is focused primarily within Civil Engineering. Students also have the opportunity to distribute resumes and make company contacts. It's a great opportunity for students to find internships, co-ops, and full-time positions! Companies will also find the Civil Engineering Career Fair to be an excellent opportunity to recruit Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management students from Purdue. 

Questions:  Contact purduecesac@gmail.com

  

AEROSPACE CAREER EXPO | October 13, 2020  MORE INFO EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The Aerospace Career Expo is designed specifically for companies in the Aerospace and Defense industries to draw candidates from Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering for internships, Co-Op opportunities, and full time positions. The Aerospace Career Expo is designed to feature both large and small companies specializing in a diverse range of sectors within the Aerospace industry.

Questions:  Contact Kaitlyn Ingalls at aaesac@purdue.edu

  

NURSING CAREER FAIR | November 12, 2020 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The School of Nursing Student Council holds a Nursing Career Fair each fall for recruiters from health care organizations, including hospitals, to recruit nursing students for both summer and full-time positions.  Graduate programs are also invited to come talk about their programs for students interested in pursuing advanced degrees.  The fair is open to all Purdue nursing students as well as students from Ivy Tech and St. Elizabeth Schools of Nursing as well as nurses in the community who are looking to relocate or find another position.

To register as an employer, email Roxanne Martin martinrj@purdue.edu

 

PURDUE GRADUATE STUDENT CAREER FAIR | October 15, 2019 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION will open soon.

The Purdue Graduate Student Career Fair is a unique opportunity for you to meet highly qualified candidates with advanced degrees who are certain to bring increased value to your workplace! Every day, Purdue graduate students perform cutting-edge research in state-of-the-art facilities in a culturally rich environment. Attending this fair will provide your company access to some of the brightest graduate students in the country.  

Questions:  Contact pgsg.careerfair@gmail.com 

 

PHARMACY DAYS | TBD | MORE INFO 

Pharmacy Days is a highly focused series of events for Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences students and employers. The Career Fair is targeted to pre-Pharmacy, pre-BSPS, BSPS, and Doctor of Pharmacy students, allowing them to access employment information for internships, full-time positions, part-time positions, residencies, fellowships, and career exploration. The career fair is followed by two days of interviewing for any upcoming positions employers may have available.

 

 PURDUE AVIATION CAREER FAIR | November 5, 2019 | MORE INFO | 

Purdue University Aviation Technology drives to be the pioneer of integrated education, research and practice at the forefront of trends and challenges impacting the aerospace industry and higher education. Come meet our exceptional students from the Professional Flight, Aeronautical Engineering Technology and Aviation management degree courses. There is no fee to attend.