Advising and Career Services Events & Fairs

Advising and Career Services Events & Fairs

Brandywine Events

University Park Events

Regional Events

Virtual Events



Brandywine Events

February 17
Intern Poster Presentations – Current Interns in Business, IST, and Communications
12:30 – 1:20 p.m., Tomezsko and Lounge
All students encouraged to browse and learn. Come as you are able, leave when you must.
(Organized by Internship Coordinators of these 3 programs)

February 23
Mock Interviews
1:00 – 2:15 p.m., 104 Main
For students of Intern Prep class HDFS 490

February 24
Speed Networking with Alumni 
Co-Sponsored by SGA, Blue & White Society, Career Services & Alumni office
12:30 – 1:20 p.m., Tomezsko Lounge
All students welcome + students of BA 420 and CN ED 280

March 1
Human Services Career Day
Alumni presentation, Employer panel & Networking with employers
11:30 – 1:30 p.m., 103 Tomezsko and Lounge
For students of Intern Prep class HD FS 490 - Psychology majors welcome

March 15
Applying to Grad School  
6:10 – 7:00 p.m., 206 Main
For students of Intern class HD FS 495A - Psychology and other majors welcome

March 16
Mock Interviews
12:30 - 2:20 p.m., 104 Main
For students of Intern Prep class CN ED 280

March 21 & 22
March Mania and Career Day Prep
Shoot some hoops, compete with your friends, prepare for Career Day
Common Hour, Tomezsko Lounge
Bring your resume to enter a raffle to win prizes (gift cards / Penn State travel mug).
All students welcome!

March 23
Executive Panel Q&A
1:30 – 2:20 p.m., 101 Tomezsko
For students of Intern Prep classes CN ED 280 and BA 420
(Organized by Prof. Kathy Yanoshak)

March 24
Career Day – All Majors Welcome
Employer panel followed by Networking with Employers
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Tomezsko Lounge
Dress Professionally and bring multiple copies of your resume.
All students are encouraged to attend.

Employers that are registered include:
JP Morgan, Vanguard, Pennoni Associates, Crozer Keystone Health Systems, Communications Test Design Inc., Pennrose Properties, Monarch Staffing, A.Duie Pyle, InternU, 2nd Avenue Stores
Check back for the Employer Directory on March 18 so that you can prepare and research.


Grad School Info: Penn State Harrisburg and Great Valley
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Tomezsko lounge
All students considering grad school are encouraged to attend

April (various dates)
Intern Capstone Presentations
Students from Business, Communications and HDFS majors
(present at various times and locations, to be announced)



University Park Events

Comprehensive listing of career fairs at University Park
(see additional listings below which may not be included here)

January 26, 2016
Engineering Networking Reception
6:00–8:00 p.m., University Park

January 27, 2016
Engineering Career Fair – all engineering students welcome
University Park
1– 6 p.m.

January 28, 2016
Engineering Interviews (by employer invitation only)
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
The Nittany Lion Inn and the Bank of America Career Services Building

January 28
IST Future Forum (for Internships and Jobs)
10 a.m. – 4 p.m., IST Building, University Park

February 9-10
Career Days at University Park
11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bryce Jordan Center
Tuesday, February 9: Non-Technical Full-Time Jobs, Internships, and Co-Op Opportunities
Wednesday, February 10: Technical Full-Time Jobs, Internships, and Co-Op Opportunities

March 18, 2016
JobExpo.Comm Communications Career Fair
9 a.m.-2 p.m., The HUB at University Park
College of Communications



Regional Events

January 27
Veterans Job Fair (virtual event)
Open to Veterans Only

Veterans Job Search Site

March 17
Regional Job Fair (held several times a year)
Crowne Plaza, King of Prussia
Check the website for specific dates and times  

Date TBA
Regional Job Fair (held several times a year)
Crowne Plaza, City Avenue, Philadelphia
Check the website for specific dates and times



Virtual Fairs

For a listing of all upcoming online fairs through Penn State, visit:
Includes the following (check the website to see which fairs recruit interns):

  • Hire Big 10+ Virtual Career Fair
  • Working in PA Online Fair
  • High-Tech Recruitment Day
  • Hire Penn State with Experience
  • Public Service Recruitment
  • Major Cities, Major Opportunities