Career FairsCareer 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 events co-sponsored by Career Services.
Spring 2014 Career FairsDC Government & Non-Profit EXPO
Date: Friday, February 21, 2014
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, publc service consulting, and education sectors. Swarthmore will be providing students with transportation to this event.
Date: Friday, February 21, 2014 1:00 -4:00 PM (The snow date is Friday, March 21).
Location: Haverford 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.
Greater Philadelphia Teacher Job Fair
Date: March 4, 2014
Location: Neumann University, Aston PA
Typically, over 200 school districts/employers attend this event, including public, private, independent, and charter schools from across the country. One resume collected from each candidate. Transportation will not be provided to this event.
Philadelphia Nonprofit and Government Career Fair
Date: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 10:00 AM -1:00 PM Location: Saint Joseph's University, Athletics Center, Philadelphia PA
Past non-profit fairs have attracted 500+ students/alumni from more than 40 area colleges and universities. We seek participation from federal government agencies and non-profit organizations representing issues ranging from the arts to human services/education to environmental concerns. Student registration will open in Jan. 2014.