Career Fairs/Networking Events

Throughout the year, OCS works with employers to host industry networking events and individual information sessions where students meet employer representatives and learn about their organizations.

Individual Employer Events: View a list of upcoming employer events, including company presentations, coffee chats, and office hours, in Yale Career Link under the Events tab, Information Sessions.

Dress Attire for Employer Events: Business casual dress is appropriate for Yale career fairs, employer information sessions, and other on-campus employer information sessions. Business casual attire includes pants, shirts, skirts, and dresses that, while not formal, are appropriate for a professional environment. Clothing should be pressed and should be neither too loose nor too tight. Examples of acceptable business casual attire include a sweater or blouse with khaki pants or a skirt. This does not apply to interviews or Consortium events unless indicated by the employer; please review Interview Attire for more information.

 

OCS Industry-Specific Networking Events

Industry-specific networking events offer students the opportunity to connect with employers and learn about opportunities. Information and participating employers can be found under the Events, Career Fairs tab of  Yale Career LinkBusiness casual attire.

To learn how to navigate these events view this quick 3-minute video.

2022-2023 OCS Networking Events/Career Fairs


Consortium Events co-hosted by the Office of Career Strategy

Engineering Career Fair Collaborative – Friday, November 4, 2022

  • Description: Connect with representatives from engineering firms recruiting for full-time and internship opportunities in robotics, energy, medical devices, environmental services, transportation, and design. Students from Yale, Harvard, Boston University, Olin College, Tufts, and MIT are invited to attend.
  • Date: Friday, November 4, 2022, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Eligible Students: This event is open to Yale College and GSAS students.
  • Location: This event will be held virtually.
  • Additional Details: Details on how to register will be made available in late September.

LAUNCH – Wednesday-Thursday, January 18-19, 2023

  • Description: LAUNCH offers seniors from Yale, Brown, Connecticut College, Cornell, Swarthmore, Union and William & Mary an opportunity to be selected for interviews with employers seeking talent for legal, marketing and research positions.
  • Dates: Wednesday & Thursday, January 18-19, 2023
  • Eligible Students: This event is open to Yale College seniors.
  • Location: This event will be held virtually.
  • Additional Details: Details on how to apply will be made available in December.

All-Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Fair – Friday, February 10, 2023 

  • Description: This Ivy League collaboration provides organizations unparalleled access to undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. students with the skills to address the complex sustainability challenges of our global economy.
  • Date: February, 10 2023
  • Location: This event will be held virtually.
  • Eligible Students: All Yale students are welcome to attend.
  • Additional Details: Visit the main page for the Fair.

Georgetown Nonprofit & Government Expo – Friday, February 17, 2023

  • Description: The annual Government and Nonprofit Career EXPO brings top employers to Georgetown to recruit for internships and full-time jobs across the government and nonprofit sectors.
  • Date: Friday, February 17, 2023
  • Eligible Students: All Yale students and degreed alums are welcome to attend.
  • Location: This event will be held virtually.
  • Additional Details: Details on how to register and apply will be made available in January 2023

IMPACTlink – 2023 event date and location have not yet been selected

  • Description: This recruiting event provides graduating seniors from Yale, Brown, Harvard, New York University, Swarthmore and the University of Virginia the opportunity to interview with employers that are driven by a mission to make a positive impact on society.
  • Date: tbd (Spring 2023)
  • Eligible Students: This event is open to Yale College seniors.
  • Location: This event will be held virtually.
  • Additional Details: Details on how to apply will be made available in December.

Ph.D. & Master Virtual Career Expo – 2023 event date and location have not yet been selected

  • Description: Connecting Ph.D. and Master’s students, Postdocs and Alumni from STEM, Humanities and Social Sciences to employers for networking and recruitment.
  • Date: tbd (March 2023)
  • Eligible Students: All Yale PhD, Masters students, Postdocs and recent alumni are welcome to attend.
  • Additional Details: Visit the main page for the Fair.

Ivy+ ‘Just in Time’ Career Fair – 2023 event date and location have not yet been selected

  • Description: This Ivy+ Consortium event brings together 100+ employers with active openings for internship and full-time roles across all industries. Students from Brown, UChicago, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Duke, Harvard, MIT, Penn, Princeton, Stanford, and Yale.
  • Date: tbd (Spring 2023)
  • Eligible Students: Undergraduates, graduate students, post-docs, and recent alumni of participating schools.
  • Location: Event is held virtually
  • Additional Details: Details on how to register and apply will be made available in February 2023

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