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 2018

UMass Amherst Tech Jobs & Internships Fair
Thursday, September 27, 2018, 10 am – 3 pm
UMass Campus Center Auditorium

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
Thursday, October 4, 2018, 3:30 – 6 pm
Smith College Indoor Track Facility

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

Massachusetts Green Career Conference
October 4 & 5, 2018, 9 am – 4 pm
MA Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Westborough, MA

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.

Westfield State University Government, Criminal Justice and Non-Profit Career Fair
Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1 – 4 pm
Woodward Athletic Center, Westfield State University, Westfield, MA

Hundreds of students and 100 agencies typically attend this large fair. Many employers, particularly Federal Agencies, are interested in meeting students from all academic departments including Business, Education, Psychology, Economics and Sociology.

Westfield State University Fall Career & Internship Fair
Thursday, October 17, 2018, 1 – 4 pm
Scanlon Banquet Hall, Westfield State University, Westfield, MA

A wide variety of sectors will be represented, including nonprofit and government organizations. Bring several copies of your resume! Professional dress is required.

UMass Amherst Life Sciences Internship and Career Fair
Thursday, October 25, 2018, noon - 4 pm
UMass Campus Center Auditorium
Representatives from several large pharmaceutical and life sciences companies will be on campus recruiting for a variety of positions. Students of all majors and all years are encouraged to attend although companies will be focused mainly on those with a life science major/background. Companies will be looking to hire both full-time job opportunities as well as summer co-ops and internships. Bring copies of your resume. Business attire recommended.

Spring 2018

Updates for spring 2019 will be available in this winter.

Smith College Life Sciences & Technology Fair
Thursday, February 1, 2018, 3:30 – 6 pm
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.

UMass Amherst Computer Science Career Fair
Friday, February 9, 2018, 10 am – 3 pm
Campus Center Auditorium, UMass Amherst
Computer Science students, come find your next internship or job! The UMass Amherst College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) is hosting the Computer Science Career Fair.

UMass Amherst Diversity Career Fair
2018 date TBD, 1 - 5 pm
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.

UMass Amherst Career Blast 2017
Thursday, February 22, 2018, 10 am – 3 pm
Campus Center Auditorium, UMass Amherst
- Transportation Provided
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.

The Fair @ Wellesley College
2018 date TBD
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 attire is required.

European Career Fair @ MIT
Saturday, February 24, 2018, 9 am – 4 pm
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 nonprofit 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.

Asian Career Fair @ MIT
Saturday March 31, 2018, 10 am – 4 pm
Stratton Student Center, MIT, Cambridge MA

Students looking for a full-time job, internship, or a study program in Asia are invited to meet with organizations at this one-of-a-kind fair.

MENA (Middle East North Africa) Career Fair @ MIT
2018 date TBD
MIT, Cambridge MA

Students looking for a full-time job, internship, or a study program in the Middle East or North Africa are invited to meet with organizations at this one-of-a-kind fair.

Westfield State University Education Job Fair
2018 date TBD, 2:30 – 4:30 pm
Scanlon Banquet Hall, Westfield, MA

Meet with local employers in the education, nonprofit, and human services fields.

Westfield State University Job & Internship Fair
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 1 – 4 pm
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.

MERC (Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium) Job Fair
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 10 am – 3 pm
Boston University, George Sherman Union, 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 nonprofits 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!