Stanford University Career Fairs

Career fairs are an excellent way for employers to begin to build their recruiting efforts on-campus. There are many career fairs hosted at Stanford University, some sponsored by the CDC and others by various groups throughout the campus. For additional information on any of the fairs listed below, please call or e-mail the specified contact person or organization.

Employers participating in any career fair or career service program at Stanford University should review the Career Development Center's policies and guidelines. Stanford reserves the right to exercise discretion in determining which employers may participate or to withdraw an offer to participate at any time.

If you would like information regarding career fairs geared towards MBA, Medicine or Law students, please contact the following departments:


2014 - 2015 Career Fair Schedule

Career Fairs Date Contact
Engineering Alumni Job Fair September 4, 2014
Fall Career Fair September 30, 2014
Computer Forum Job Fair October 1, 2014
Earth, Energy & Environmental Career Fair October 9, 2014
Graduate School Fair October 21, 2014
Computer Forum Job Fair January 14, 2015
Athletics Career Fair November 4, 2014
Engineering Opportunity Job Fair January 24, 2015
Liberal Arts (H&S) Career and Internship Fair February 10, 2015
ME Design Career Fair February 11, 2015
Sustainable Design, Structural Eng. & Construction Fair February 12, 2015
Medtech Career Fair February 24, 2015
Startup 101 Entrepreneur Career Expo February 25, 2015
Social Impact (Nonprofit/Public Service) Career Fair February 26, 2015
Biotechnology Industry Expo April 7, 2015
Spring Career Fair (Day 1) April 15, 2015
Spring Career Fair (Day 2) April 16, 2015
PhD / Postdoc Career Fair April 22, 2015
     

Engineering Alumni Job Fair

Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014
Location: Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee: Business - $950
Government -  $500
Nonprofit/Public Svc  - $425
Contact:

Registration

Registration is now closed

The Engineering Alumni Job Fair is a career fair open exclusively to Stanford engineering alumni. Sponsored by the School of Engineering Alumni Relations and the Career Development Center, this event is an excellent opportunity for employers to meet experienced professionals, all of whom are engineering graduates of Stanford University.

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Fall Career Fair

Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Location: Outside at White Plaza
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fee:

Business - $1000 - Full table
Government - $500 - Half table
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $175 - Half-table

      After August 29
Business - $1125 - Full table
Government - $575 - Half table
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $225 - Half-table

Contact:
Registration:

Registration is now closed

The Fall Career Fair is the largest Stanford career event and provides an opportunity for employers to talk informally with 4,000-5,000 students about their organization, the career field they represent, possible internships, and regular full or part time positions. The fair can be used to promote your organization, collect resumes, and screen potential candidates. This fair serves Stanford students from all academic programs and degree levels.

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Computer Forum Job Fair

Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Location: Lawn area between David Packard Electrical Engineering Building & Gates Computer Science Building
Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $550
Contact:

The Computer Forum is the industrial affiliate program for the Computer Science Department. This fair is being organized for Computer Forum members only. To find out more about becoming a member of the Computer Forum, please click here.

This fair is NOT hosted by the Career Development Center, but is a great opportunity for employers to meet qualified students.

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Earth, Energy & Environmental Career Fair

Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: Business - $475
Government/Public Service - $325
Contact:
Registration: Registration is now closed

The Earth, Energy & Environmental Career Fair is presented by the School of Earth Sciences, the Stanford Energy Club and the Career Development Center. This special career fair will feature public and private sector organizations that are pursuing sustainability, with a particular focus on clean technology. This career fair will provide employers an opportunity to speak informally with students interested in the green movement, sustainability careers, internships, and full-time positions. It is also useful for promoting your organization, collecting resumes, and screening potential candidates.

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Graduate Schools Fair

Date:

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $450
Contact: Carmen Zahiralis
Registration: Registration is now closed

Presented by the Career Development Center. The Graduate Schools Fair will provide an opportunity for graduate school representatives to speak informally with students about their programs, hand out literature, and provide information on application procedures.

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Computer Forum Job Fair

Date: January 14, 2015
Location: Lawn area between David Packard Electrical Engineering Building & Gates Computer Science Building
Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $550
Contact:

The Computer Forum is the industrial affiliate program for the Computer Science Department. This fair is being organized for Computer Forum members only. To find out more about becoming a member of the Computer Forum, please click here.

This fair is NOT hosted by the Career Development Center, but is a great opportunity for employers to meet qualified students.

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Athletic Career Fair

Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Location: Arrillaga Family Sports Center
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Fee: Business - $475
Government - $275
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $125
Contact:
Registration: Accepting Registrations

Presented by Stanford Athletics and the CDC, the Athletics Career Fair is exclusively for the approximately 600 Stanford students involved with athletic teams and programs.  These students, because of their schedules, are often unable to attend other campus career events. The Athletic Career Fair provides you an opportunity to meet informally with student athletes and give them information promoting your organization, the career field, internships, and full-time positions. You can also use it to collect resumes, and screen potential candidates.

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Engineering Opportunity Job Fair - By Invitation Only

Date: Saturday, January 24, 2015
Location: Huang Engineering Center 
Time: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fee: $1350
Related events: Reception to be held on Friday, January 23, 2015
Contact:

Carmen Zahiralis

Web site: http://engineering.stanford.edu/event/opportunity-job-fair-2014
Registration: Accepting Registrations

Presented by the School of Engineering and the Career Development Center, the Engineering Opportunity Job Fair is a unique event for attendees to meet and interact with a large group of outstanding Stanford engineering and computer science students.

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Liberal Arts (H&S) Career & Internship Fair

Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee:

Business - $475 - Full table
Government - $275 - Half table
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $125 - Half table

Contact:
Registration: Registration will open in November

The Liberal Arts (Humanities & Sciences) Career & Internship Fair is open to all employers seeking Humanities and Sciences majors for full time and internship positions. Fields such as business, communications, education, as well as alternative businesses will be represented. With summer only a few months away, get started on filling internships, full and part-time positions.  This fair is a good opportunity to identify some excellent candidates.

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Mechanical Engineering Design Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee:

Business - $475
Government/Public Service - $275

Contact:
Registration: Registration will open in November

Presented by the CDC and the Stanford Mechanical Engineering Design student group, this Product Design Career Fair is a targeted event which provides an opportunity for employers to talk informally with students in ME design programs about their organization, the career field, internships, and full-time positions. It can be used to promote your organization, collect resumes, and screen potential candidates.

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Sustainable Design, Structural Eng. & Construction Career Fair

Date: Thursday, February 12, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee: Business - $475
Government/Public Service - $275
Contact:
Registration: Registration will open in November

The Sustainable Design, Structural Engineering, and Construction Fair Career Fair provides an opportunity for employers to talk informally with students in the construction management and structural engineering programs about their organization, the career field, internships, and full-time positions. It can be used to promote your organization, collect resumes, and screen potential candidates.

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Medtech Career Fair

Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: Business - $475
Government/Public Service - $275
Contact:
Registration:

Registration will open in November

Presented by the CDC and Stanford Biodesign, the Medtech Career Fair provides an opportunity for employers to talk informally with students majoring in biosciences, bioengineering, biomechanical / mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, and chemistry about their organization, the career field, internships, and full-time positions. It can be used to promote your organization, collect resumes, and screen potential candidates.

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Startup 101 Entrepreneur Career Expo

Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $500 / full table -- $300 / half table
Contact:
Registration:

Registration will open in November

Presented by the Career Development Center, this fair will include employers from startup companies in various industries, as well as employers who offer their employees an entrepreneurial work environment. It can be an excellent time to promote your organization, collect resumes, and screen potential candidates.

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Social Impact (Nonprofit/Public Service) Career Fair

Date: Thursday, February 26, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee:

Nonprofit and Public Service organizations 501(c)3 only - $75

Contact:
Registration: Registration will open in November

The Social Impact (Nonprofit/Public Service) Career Fair is open to all 501(c)3 nonprofit and government organizations seeking students and alumni for internships, part and full-time job opportunities.

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School of Medicine Biotechnology Industry Expo

Date: April 7, 2015
Location: Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, School of Medicine Campus
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Contact:

  --  650-723-2035

Registration http://med.stanford.edu/live/careercenter/BIEOn-Campus%20Recruiting.html

The School of Medicine Career Center's (SoMCC) annual Biotechnology Industry Expo is designed to support dialogue, stimulate collaboration, and increase the exchange of ideas between the community of life scientists and clinicians at Stanford and representatives from a broad range of industry sectors. This event allows interested organizations an opportunity to meet students and alumni and offer their related job opportunities.

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Spring Career Fair (TWO DAY EVENT)

Date: Wednesday, April 15 and/or Thurs., April 16, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: ATTEND BOTH DAYS:
Business - $1150 - Full table
Government - $600 - Half table
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $200 - Half-table
ATTEND ONE DAY:
Business - $675 - Full table
Government - $375 - Half table
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $125 - Half-table
Contact:
Registration: Registration will open January 2015

The Spring Career Fair is a two day event for businesses, non-profits, government agencies, and start-ups. Employers have the opportunity to attend one of the two days. The Spring Fair provides an opportunity for employers to talk informally with 700-800 students each day about their organization, the career field, internships, and full-time positions. The goal of this fair is to match students who are still seeking employment or internship positions with employers seeking to fill full-time and intern/summer positions in June. This fair serves Stanford students from all academic programs and degree levels.

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PhD / Postdoctoral Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Location: Oak Lounge, Tresidder Student Union
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee:

Business - $475
Government - $300
Nonprofit/Public Svc - $175

Contact:
Registration:
Registration will open January 2015

The PhD/Postdoctoral Career Fair will provide an opportunity for you to connect with a targeted audience of graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from a variety of disciplines from the Schools of Engineering, Humanities & Sciences, Earth Sciences and Education who are interested in industry, research, government and nonprofit careers.

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Digital Connections Fair - TBD

For additional information and how to sign up, please visit:

http://www.collegefeed.com/partners/stanford/digital-career-connections-fair

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