Career Fairs

Maximize your job/internship search by attending career fairs! Fairs are a great way to meet and greet with employers and network with many recruiters.

  • The Career Education Office hosts an annual on-campus career fair, Hire A Tiger, which is scheduled for February 15, 2017.
  • We also participate in several regional career fairs that H-SC students are welcome to attend.

Stay up-to-date with all Career Education events - check daily as new events are added often!

2016 - 2017

Debate Hires (temporary employment job fair)
Fri, Sept 9 | 4-7pm | Blackwell Hall, Longwood University
Looking for quick cash? Many local Farmville businesses are hiring for temporary help around the VP Debate on Oct 4.
Register online by Sept 6

UVA Graduate School Fair
Wed, Sept 28 | 12-3pm | Newcomb Hall, Charlottesville, VA
Register to attend by Sept 23 in Bagby 209

UVA Fall Job & Internship Fair
Wed/Thurs, Oct 26/27 | 10am-3pm | Newcomb Hall, Charlottesville, VA
Register to attend by Oct 21 in Bagby 209

Law School Fair at Lynchburg College
Tues, Nov 8 | 9am-1pm | Schewel Hall, Lynchburg
Considering or applying to law school? Meet & Greet with local and regional law school reps!

Career Premiere
Wed, March 29, 2017 | 11am-3pm
Green Ridge Recreation Center, Roanoke, VA
Register to attend by March 24 in Bagby 209

We offer several handouts to prepare you for career fairs

Career Fair Prep
Talk Your Way to the Top - practicing and perfecting your elevator speech
Professional Correspondence - follow-up is key when networking with recruiters

Tips from recruiters as you're preparing for a career fair: