Career Fairs

Career Fairs provide an excellent opportunity to for students and employers to connect. To make the most of your experience as a student, read our guide on Presenting Yourself at Career Fairs.

Fall 2016

UMass Amherst Engineering, Computer Science, & Technology Career Fair
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 10:00am-3:00pm
UMass Campus Center Lower Level

Meet over 100 companies and learn about their full-time career opportunities, internships and co-ops. For all STEM majors, all level students, first year to graduate level who hope to work in technical companies/careers. Professional dress is required.

Smith College Fall Career Fair 2016
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 3:30pm-6:00pm
Smith College Indoor Track Facility

Meet with recruiters from corporate and non-profit organizations to discuss a broad range of internships, full-time jobs and graduate/professional school opportunities.

Massachusetts Green Career Conference
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 8:00am-4:00pm
Worcester DCU Center

The Massachusetts Green Career Conference connects stakeholders from education, business, government and nonprofits, and green-career-ready candidates to advance workforce and sustainable development. Registration includes full access to all conference amenities and features: exhibits, speaker sessions, keynote, coaching, breakfast, lunch, networking, roundtable discussions and free book raffle.

Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Participate Online

Meet school representatives from Biomed programs in a live virtual setting. Free for all prospective students!

Westfield State University Government, Criminal Justice and Non-Profit Career Fair
Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 1:30pm-4:00pm
Woodward Athletic Center, Westfield State University, Westfield, MA

Over 700 students and 100 agencies were in attendance in 2013. Many employers, particularly Federal Agencies, are interested in meeting students from all academic departments including Business, Education, Psychology, Economics and Sociology.

Spring 2016

Dates for 2017 will be posted at the end of the fall.

Smith College Life Sciences & Technology Fair
Thursday, January 28, 2016, 3:30-6:00pm
Campus Center Carroll Room, Smith College - Transportation Provided

Smith College is hosting their annual Life Sciences & Technology Fair for students from life sciences, engineering, psychology, math and computer science. The fair features employers offering internships and full–time positions. Transportation from MHC is available! Hosted by the Smith College Lazarus Center for Career Development.

20th European Career Fair @ MIT
Saturday, February 6, 2016, 9:00am-4:00pm
Johnson Athletic Center, MIT, Cambridge MA

Want to work or study in Europe? Looking for a full-time job, internship, or a study program? Discover the many opportunities that companies, academic institutions and non-profit organizations from Europe have to offer you. This is the largest career Fair of its kind in the US with more than 100 participating organizations and more than 3,000 registered candidates.

Take this opportunity to meet employers face to face and stand out from the crowd! By registering for the event, you will become a part of a searchable database where employers can view your resume and schedule interviews even before meeting you in person at the Fair.

UMass Amherst Diversity Career Fair
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 1:00-5:00pm
Student Union Ballroom, UMass Amherst

Meet employers looking for diverse students with a focus on ALANA, LGBTQIA, international students, people with disabilities, and other under-represented populations. Open to all majors and all level students for job and internship opportunities.Typically employers attending this event have specific openings to discuss, and many attend just to meet you and talk about future possibilities.

The Fair @ Wellesley College
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:30-2:30pm
Wellesley College, Tishman Commons, The Lulu Chow Wang Campus Center

For-profit and Not-for-Profit/Public Service organizations are attending to recruit for jobs and internships. Business casual attired is required.

UMass Amherst Career Blast 2016
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 10:00am-3:00pm
Campus Center Auditorium, UMass Amherst

The largest on-campus career fair in Western Massachusetts, featuring over 150 employers who have internships, co-ops or full-time positions. Open to all majors, all level students. Professional dress is required.

Liberal Arts Recruiting Connection (LARC)
Friday, February 26, 2016, 1:00-4:00pm
Marriott Boston Tremont Hotel, Boston, MA - Transportation Provided

The Liberal Arts Recruiting Connection (LARC) is a combination Career Fair and Interview Day that affords employers the opportunity to meet and interview students from nine highly selective liberal arts colleges. Transportation from MHC is available!

Westfield State University Job & Internship Fair
Thursday, March 10, 2016, 1:30-4:00pm
Scanlon Banquet Hall, Westfield, MA

Meet with dozens of local companies looking to fill full time and internship positions. Parking is available for visitors in the South Lot ( as well as a shuttle that will deliver them directly to the job fair.

Westfield State University Education and Human Services Job Fair
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 4:00-6:00pm
Scanlon Banquet Hall, Westfield, MA

Meet with local employers in the education, non-profit, and human services fields.

MERC (Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium) Job Fair
Thursday, April 21, 2016, 9:00am-3:00pm
Northeastern University, Cabot Gym, Boston MA - Transportation Provided

Mount Holyoke undergraduate and graduate students of all majors are invited to attend an education career fair being held by the Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium (MERC). MERC brings together representatives from public and independent schools and education non-profits from New England and elsewhere in the US to meet with member school students and alums to discuss job opportunities. Admission to the fair is free, and teacher certification, though required by many employers, is not needed to attend. Transportation will be provided, but space is limited!