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Student Services and Events

Career and Internship Fairs

Fall: September 23, 2020, 1:00pm-5:00pm (EDT), Handshake's Virtual Career Fair Platform

Spring: February 10, 2021, 1:00pm-5:00pm (EST), Baker University Center 4th Floor Ballroom, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

Network with hundreds of employers from across the country at the bi-annual Career and Internship Fair. Employers representing a diverse array of industries come to the fair to recruit Ohio University students and alumni. Connect with recruiters, explore industries, and practice your networking skills while seeking an internship or job.  

The Fall Career and Internship Fair will take place through Handshake's virtual career fair platform. Students can attend multiple 30-minute employer information sessions and sign up to chat with recruiters one-on-one through text, audio, and video. Be sure to sign up early for sessions with employers you like, so you’re guaranteed a spot!  

The attire for this event is business casual or business professional, due to video conferencing capabilities. Registration is required to attend. To register for the Fall Career and Internship Fair and see a list of companies participating in the event, visit Handshake.  

Register for the fair on Handshake 

After registering for the event, you can sign up for 30-minute employer information sessions and one-on-one chats with recruiters. For scheduling instructions, click here.  

We can’t wait to (virtually) see you at the fair! To prepare for the fair, check out Handshake’s blog posts about preparing for virtual recruitment and their top 10 tips for a virtual fair.  

Questions? Contact Katie Hankins, event and recruitment coordinator, at hankins@ohio.edu