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Career fairs are an excellent way for employers to build their recruiting efforts on-campus. 

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We offer 11 Career Fairs during Stanford’s academic year.

More About the Fair

Thousands of students attended our career fairs last year. Career fairs attract students from a wide-variety of majors, interests, and backgrounds. This year we are offering the Fall Fair in person and virtually. The Handshake Employer Guide provides a great overview of the virtual career fair setup and format.

Career Fair Schedule 

Career Fair Date  Time Location
Health & Life Sciences Virtual Career Fair Jan 25, 2023 10:30 am - 1:30 pm Virtual
Civil Engineering, Sustainable Design, & Construction Management On-Campus Fair Feb 9, 2023 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Public Service & Social Impact Virtual Career Fair Feb 23, 2023 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Virtual
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Follow the steps below to register for a fair:

  1. Log into Handshake or register for a Handshake account. For step-by-step detailed instructions on how to create an account, check out the Handshake visual guide.
  2. Select the “Fairs” tab on Handshake.
  3. Choose “Stanford” as the school option.
  4. Select the fair you’d like to attend and follow the rest of Handshake’s guidance to register.
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Welcome to our best practices page on participating in virtual career fairs at Stanford Career Education.

Virtual Career Fair Information

We will be using Handshake's exciting new virtual career fair platform for all of our fairs this year. This will provide a single platform for you to post internships and jobs, register and attend career fairs and then recruit Stanford students. There are many resources for employers on Handshake's website pertaining to career fairs. Please don't hesitate to reach out for additional assistance or clarification.

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Questions? Our career fair team is happy to help with anything that comes up.