Career fairs are great ways to learn about jobs and internships as well as make contacts with representatives from many organizations in just a few hours. Download our handout on making the most of a career fair [pdf]. The following are off-campus career fairs co-sponsored by Career Services.
DC Government and Non-Profit EXPO
Date: Friday, February 17, 2017 Location: Georgetown University
This event is hosted annually by Swarthmore College, Georgetown University, University of Virginia, University of Richmond, New York University, NYU's Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and the College of William & Mary. The event attracted up to 90 organizations representing government, non-profit, public service consulting, and education sectors. Swarthmore will be providing students with transportation to this event.
Date: Friday, January 27th, 2017. Location: Field House, Haverford College.
The Philadelphia Career Connection is a TriCollege recruiting day where students from Swarthmore, Haverford and Bryn Mawr can meet with employers from a variety of industries. Come to the career fair, and get the chance to pick up day-of open slot interviews.
Not-for-Profit Philadelphia Career Fair
Date: Friday, February 24, 2017, from 1 -4 pm Location: Bryn Mawr College
Non-profit career fair featuring Philadelphia-area employers. Meet local organizations offering jobs & internships in the non-profit and government sectors. Students take the tri-college shuttle directly to this event.
Philadelphia Nonprofit and Government Career Fair
Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016 Location: Saint Joseph's University
Showcasing jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities with federal government agencies and non-profit organizations representing issues ranging from the arts to human services/education to environmental concerns.
Date: Friday, February 5, 2016. Location: Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center, Haverford College
Whether you want to go to grad school, find an internship, or a full time job, the STEM Recruiting Event is for you! Representatives from various STEM fields will be at Haverford College to discuss their internship and post-graduate opportunities with students.
Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 from 10-3pm. Location: Greater Philadelphia EXPO
Public, private and charter schools throughout the country (both certified and non-certified)