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Career Fair Prep

Wondering how to prepare for a career fair and what to expect? We've compiled our best resources to help get you started. There are multiple ways to prepare; choose the options that work for you (self-guided modules, workshops, individual appointments, etc.). 

Six Steps to Building Career Fair Confidence

1. Visit Handshake and Register for the Fair

  • Log into Handshake and update your profile
  • Register for the fair (links here)
  • Make sure to check to see if the fair is in-person or virtual

2. Update Your Resume

3. Practice Your Pitch

4. How to Prep for an In Person or Virtual Fair

5. Research Employers

6. Get Personalized Assistance

After the Career Fair

Check out the Career Development Toolkit for more modules to keep building your career readiness and prepare to submit applications and practice interviewing.