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 Link.

2022-2023 OCS Networking Events/Career Fairs

  • 2022 Boutique Consulting Networking Event
    September 9, 2022 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm
  • 2022 Boutique Finance Networking Event
    September 13, 2022 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm
  • 2022 STEM Networking Event
    September 20, 2022 from 4:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Common Good & Creative Careers Networking Event
    March 2023 (tentative)

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 – 4:30 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 and apply will be made available in September

LAUNCH – January 18-19, 2023

  • Description: LAUNCH offers seniors from Yale, Bard, Brown, Connecticut College, Swarthmore and Union an opportunity to interview for opportunities with participating employers within the data, education, finance, legal, marketing, research, science and technology space.
  • Dates: Wednesday & Thursday, January 18-19, 2023
  • Eligible Students: This event is open to Yale College seniors.
  • Location:
  • Additional Details: Student registration will open in December for the January 2023 event.

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

All-Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Fair – 2023 event date and location have not yet been selected

  • 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: tbd (February 2023)
  • Eligible Students: All Yale students are welcome to attend.
  • Additional Details: Visit the main page for the Fair.

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

  • Description: This off-campus recruiting event provides graduating seniors from Yale, Brown, Harvard, Swarthmore and the University of Virginia the opportunity to interview with employers from the DC metropolitan area and beyond that are driven by a mission to make a positive impact on society.
  • Date: tbd (Spring 2023)
  • Eligible Students: This interviewing event open only to Yale College seniors.
  • Location: tbd
  • Additional Details: Details on how to register and apply will be made available at a later date

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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