This year our Fall Expo and Technical Fair has moved online and is being held over three days. our visiting employers will be available from 8:00 am to Noon to meet with students one on one, or in group settings. You can sign up for available slots now, or view this look at a test fair we ran to see it in action.
How can I prepare for the Expo?
Complete your Handshake Profile
Join us for Career Expo Prep Week
Make your resume public.
Set your privacy to “Community” so other students and employers can view your profile, employers will have a direct link to it at the time of the fair.
Register for the fair and sign up to speak one on one with our employers.
How do I connect with my employer?
From the Career Expo page, linked to the right, click on the “your sessions” tab and it will take you to every group and 1:1 session you have signed up for. A “Join Video” button will appear when you can enter your meeting.
Can I meet with employers the day of, without signing up in advance?
Yes, you are able to sign up for available slots the day of the Career Expo. We recommend doing so ahead of time as it gives you and employers more time to prepare.
What else should I know?
Handshake’s Virtual Fair platform does not allow for virtual backgrounds, so be prepared to have a clean, non distracting view set up before your meeting. Here is a look at a test fair we ran so you can see what it looks like.