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.
Spring Career Fairs
SIGMA INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR | February 1, 2021 | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
The SIGMA Industrial Engineering Career Fair, held the night before the Engineering Spring Expo 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.
For more information or to register for this event, please contact Jackson Mauer at firstname.lastname@example.org
PESC ENGINEERING VIRTUAL SPRING EXPO | February 2, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
PURDUE POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR | February 3, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
The Purdue Polytechnic Career Fair fills the France A. Cordova Recreational Sports Center with more than 800 tech-savvy students and nearly 70 companies seeking to fill internship, co-op, and full-time positions. The Purdue Polytechnic Institute, one of 10 academic units at Purdue, has degree programs in six areas: Aviation & Transportation Technology, Construction Management Technology, Computer & Information Technology, Computer Graphics Technology, Engineering Technology, and Technology Leadership & Innovation. For more information, visit polytechnic.purdue.edu/career-fair.
PURDUE AGRICULTURE VIRTUAL SPRING CAREER FAIR | February 10, 2021 | MORE INFO |
The College of Agriculture hosts a Spring Career Fair to provide recruiters the opportunity to educate students about their organizations, advertise positions and interview candidates for internships and full-time positions.
FORESTRY AND NATURAL RESOURCES CAREER FAIR | February 10, 2021 | MORE INFO
The Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University invites you to connect with students and faculty and share your internship and full-time opportunities. The Department of Forestry and Natural Resources offers four majors: Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Forestry, Wildlife and Sustainable Biomaterials: Process and Product Design. There are 260 undergraduate students and 50 graduate students in the department – plan to attend the career fair and make connections with these outstanding students!
PURDUE HEALTH & HUMAN SCIENCES VIRTUAL NETWORKING NIGHT | February 10, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
Purdue University's Health and Human Sciences Student Council would like to formally invite you to our virtual annual Networking Night, an event designed for companies and organizations who are looking to make meaningful connections with students in the College of Health and Human Sciences. The date for this event will be February 10, 2021 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm EST. We are intending to provide our peers with professional connections to a group of companies and organizations that are as diverse as the majors that make up this college. Networking Night is an auspicious opportunity for groups to recruit Purdue students with backgrounds in kinesiology, health science, hospitality and tourism management, human development and family studies, nursing, nutrition, psychology, public health, and speech, language, and hearing sciences. Likewise, this is a time for both undergraduate and graduate students to seek out advising, internships, part-time positions, and full-time positions while creating worthwhile professional relationships. This year, our event will be held virtually using the platform Symplicity. If you feel that your organization or company meets the mission of this event, then please consider registering for this opportune occasion.
For more information, please contact email@example.com
KRANNERT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR Hosted by SMEF | February 10 - 11, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION - DAY 1 (Feb. 10) & DAY 2 (Feb 11) is now closed
With close to 2,000 Bachelor's students and 400 MBA and Master's students pursuing internships and full-time opportunities, this career fair is a great opportunity to recruit top talent from the Krannert MBA & Master's Career Fair in to one two-day virtual event. This event is planned and organized by students from the School of Management Employers Forum Committee.
SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (SCMT) VIRTUAL FAIR | February 12, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
The School of Construction Management 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 Building Construction Management (BCM) program, which is consistently ranked in the top 10 in the nation. At a typical SCMT Career Fair, over 500 students attend to engage with up to 150 construction companies from across the country.
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE CO-OP FAIR | February 15, 2021 | MORE INFO
As part of the annual Professional Practice Days recruiting events for co-op students, the Professional Practice Career Fair is an opportunity for all students from across campus to interact with the participating companies. Employers will be on campus to talk to students from Engineering, Management, Marketing/Public Relations, Science, and Technology about internship, co-op, and full-time opportunities.
GRADUATE STUDENT VIRTUAL SPRING CAREER FAIR | February 16, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
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.
AEROSPACE CAREER EXPO | February 18, 2021 | MORE INFO | The AEROSPACE CAREER EXPO HAS BEEN CANCELLED
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 Thomas Beimrohr & Kaitlyn Ingalls at firstname.lastname@example.org
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VIRTUAL MIDWEST HEALTH PROFESSIONS EXPO | March 1, 2021
Hosted by the Pre-Health Advising Centers of Indiana University-Bloomington, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Purdhe University, The Ohio State University, and University of Cincinnati. Meet graduate school admissions reps and learn about Chiropractic, Dentistry, Medicine (MO & MD), Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Podiatry, Public Health, and Veterinary Medicine.
For more information, visit Annual Spring Health Programs Expo
ENTERTAINMENT, COMPUTER GRAPHICS, AND USER EXPERIENCE VIRTUAL JOB FAIR | March 10, 2021 | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
The inaugural Entertainment, Computer Graphics, and User Experience Job Fair brings together students and employers across a range of disciplines and majors represented by the Department of Computer Graphics Technology (CGT). The CGT Department enrolls over 600 undergraduate and 80 graduate students, training students in game development and design, animation and visual effects, data visualization, building information modeling and product lifecycle management, and User Experience (UX) design. These majors prepare students for careers in three broad categories: Entertainment Graphics (games, animation, VFX), Computer Graphics and Development (data viz, BIM, VPI, and web programming), and UX.
NURSING SPRING VIRTUAL NETWORK NIGHT | March 17, 2021 | MORE INFO | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
The School of Nursing Student Council holding a Virtual Nursing Network Night this spring 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 network night 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
TEACHER IN-PERSON RECRUITMENT DAY | March 30, 2022 | SCHOOL REGISTRATION will open soon.
Teacher Recruitment Day (TRD) is an annual, one-day recruitment event for educational institutions, corporations, districts and agencies to interview Teacher Candidates. It is a collaborative effort between the Center for Career Opportunities and Teacher Education, which will take place on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 10:00am - 2:00pm.
SOCIAL IMPACT EXPO | April 7, 2021 | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now closed
This event provides not-for-profit government agency, and responsible for profit employers an opportunity to connect with Purdue talent from all majors who have a passion for making a difference. These students don't see the world as it is, they see it for what it can be. The career fair is scheduled for Wednesday, April 7, 2021 and is sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and Purdue University's Center for Career Opportunities. The registration costs have been waived. For more information, please contact Mike Mullis at email@example.com
JUST IN TIME VIRTUAL JOB FAIR | April 21, 2021 | EMPLOYER REGISTRATION is now open
This fair is for employers’ last minute hiring needs for both full-time and internship opportunities. Each year, approximately 500 students attend from most majors. Contact your employer coordinator to determine if this fair is right for your recruitment needs. For questions regarding the Just In Time Job Fair, please contact Cindy Oneal at firstname.lastname@example.org
PURDUE AVIATION CAREER FAIR | MORE INFO Cancelled for Spring/2021
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.