This fall, we are excited to offer three unique virtual career fair opportunities. All virtual fairs will be held via Handshake. Each fair will be open to students and alumni from all majors. Review logistics for each fair below.
Upcoming Virtual Fairs
Engineering, Technology and Science Career Fair
When | Friday, Sept. 25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. EDT
About | This fair will connect your organization with undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni seeking internship, practicum, co-op, or full-time positions in engineering, computer science, natural sciences and more.
Culture, Community and Public Service Fair
When | Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 4 to 7 p.m. EDT
About | Co-hosted with the Center for Civic Engagement and Learning, this fair will connect your organization with undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni seeking careers in social sciences, law/ government, public service, art and more.
Registration rates for each fair are listed in Handshake. Early bird pricing is in effect until Friday, Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. EDT.
A $50 discount will be applied to employers that register for two fairs and a $100 discount will be applied to employers that register for three fairs.
You must register for all events at the same time in order for discounts to apply.
The Partners Program provides admission to our career fairs with enhanced visibility at these events and presence building opportunities throughout the academic year.
Case Western Reserve University virtual career fairs will be hosted through Handshake. For more information about Handshake's new virtual career fair and how to use it for recruitment and engagement, watch Handshake's recorded webinar on the topic.
At our fairs, you’ll be able to engage with students in a variety of formats, including:
- Video, audio and chat communication with students
- Group meetings
- One-on-one meetings scheduled in advance or after a group session
Virtual Fair Resources
Handshake has offered a variety of helpful resources to help you navigate our upcoming virtual fairs:
- About Handshake's virtual fairs
- Virtual career fair training webinar
- Creating a schedule for virtual fairs
- Hosting virtual fair sessions on the day of the fair
- Employer guide to virtual fairs in Handshake
- Handshake video requirements and troubleshooting
- Employer office hours with Handshake
After you register your organization for the fair, please send the names, email addresses and CWRU alumni status of all representatives who will be attending the event to email@example.com. All representatives that will be attending the virtual fair must also have a completed contact profile in Handshake.
All payments for your fair registration must be received by the date of the event. Failure to submit payment prior to the event may result in declined participation. If you have questions regarding payment, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We cannot offer refunds to employers who no-show, but will do our best to provide refunds to employers who cancel up to two weeks prior to the day of the event. Please note, a 10% credit fee will be deducted from any refunds. We can apply registration payments towards the next scheduled career fair for employers who cancel within two weeks of the fair.
If you have questions about the career fair, please contact us by email or at 216.368.4446.