Career Fairs & Events Student Resource

Career Services provides a full range of programs to directly link employers with Cal Poly students and alumni. Attending a career fair or one of our events is one of the most effective ways for you to gain visibility and maximize your job placement potential.

If you are interested in registering as an employer, please click here to visit our full calendar and registration details!

Upcoming 2016-2017 Career Services Career Fairs

Click the event name for more details. All dates are subject to change, please check back regularly.
Event Date Summary Location
Computing Career Fair Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The Computing Meet and Greet event is a unique opportunity to meet with companies interested in connecting with Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, and Information Systems students. Download the list of employers!

 

Chumash Auditorium, Building 65
Fall Career Fair Wednesday, October 12 & Thursday, October 13, 2016

Whether you're looking for a job, internship, co-op position or you just want to network with employers, the Fall Career Fair is for you! Download the list of employers!

Recreation Center, Building 43
Construction Management Career Fair Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Are you a Construction Management student? This Career Fair is for you! Jobs, internships, and co-op positions available. Download the list of employers! Multi-Activity Center (MAC), Recreation Center
Winter Career Fair Wednesday, January 25, & Thursday, January 26, 2017

Winter is the perfect time to start looking into jobs, internships, and co-ops for the summer or after graduation! Don't miss this opportunity to meet with over 150 employers at our Winter Career Fair!

Download the list of employers!

Career Fair Preparation Worksheet (.pdf)

Recreation Center, Building 43
Local Career Fair Thursday, February 2, 2017 Do you want to stay in the area after graduation or want career-related experience during college? This is a great opportunity to meet with companies located in San Luis Obispo County and northern Santa Barbara County with career, internship, and part-time positions available for all majors.

Chumash Auditorium, Building 65

Packaging Career Fair Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Are you an Industrial Technology or Packaging major? Or are you interested in the packaging industry? This career fair is for you! Chumash Auditorium, Building 65
Architecture and Environmental Design Career Fair Thursday, February 16, 2017 The Architecture and Environmental Design Career Fair is a targeted placement event for Architecture Engineering, Architecture, City and Regional Planning, Construction Management,  Landscape Architecture, and Transportation Planning students pursing a career within these fields. Chumash Auditorium, Building 65
Construction Management Career Fair Tuesday, February 21, 2017 The Architecture and Environmental Design Career Fair is a targeted placement event for Architecture Engineering, Architecture, City and Regional Planning, Construction Management,  Landscape Architecture, and Transportation Planning students pursing a career within these fields. Chumash Auditorium, Building 65
Teacher Job Fair Wednesday, April 5, 2017 If you are hoping to be a teacher, this event is uniquely designed to fit your needs. Join us for the Teacher Job Fair to network with school districts around California. Advanced Technology Lab, Building 7

Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, April 19 & Thursday, April 20, 2017

There's still time to find a perfect job, internship, or co-op position for the Summer! This is the last Career Fair of the year, so don't miss out!

Download the list of employers!

Recreation Center, Building 43

Career Services Co-Sponsored Career Fairs & Cal Poly Industry Events

Click the event name for more details. All dates are subject to change, please check back regularly. Questions should be directed to the corresponding department or club that is planning the event.
2016-2017 co-sponsored career fairs & Cal Poly industry events

Fall Symposium

Co-sponsored with the Cal Poly Accounting Club (CPAC), the Fall Symposium is a unique opportunity to meet large, regional, and Big 4 firms. Accounting, Finance, Information Systems, and Industrial Technology students are encouraged to attend.

Futures in Finance Day

Hosted by Financial Management Association (FMA), the Futures in Finance Day is your chance to meet with finance related companies that are searching for candidates for career, co-op, and internship positions. 

AG Showcase - January 19, 2017

Hosted by Cal Poly's Agribusiness Management and National Agri-Marketing Association Club, this event provides students the opportunity to network with over 80 companies from a wide range of fields in the industry. 

Civil and Environmental Engineering Career Fair - January 27, 2017

Hosted by the Society of Civil Engineers (SCE) and the Society of Environmental Engineers (SENVE), this event is the perfect opportunity for students in these majors to connect and network with employers in their industry. 

Careers in Accounting Day 

Co-Sponsored with the Cal Poly Accounting Club (CPAC), the Careers in Accounting Day is a unique opportunity for Accounting, Finance, Information Systems, and Industrial Technology students!

Biotechnology & Biomedical Engineering Career Day - January 30, 2017

Hosted by the Biotechnology Club and Biomedical Engineering Society. At this event, you will have the opportunity to learn more about careers in the biomedical and biotechnology industries as well as meet face-to-face and connect with companies who are interested in hiring students for career and internship positions. 

Startup Career Fair - February 1, 2017

Find your dream job at the 2nd annual Cal Poly Startup Career Fair! Don't miss this chance to explore exciting career positions and internships at innovative, growing companies where you can contribute and thrive.

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