All Oglethorpe University students are encouraged to participate in the Career & Internship Fairs and the Graduate School Fair hosted each year. There is no substitute for talking to recruiters and school representatives and learning about the work their companies do, and what they look for in prospective new hires and applicants. Make sure to keep up-to-date with job and internship postings on Handshake! To meet with a career coach, you can attend drop-in times during the Spring or schedule an appointment on Handshake today!
On-Campus Career Fair
Every semester the A_LAB hosts an on-campus career and internship fair to give students and alumni the opportunity to connect with recruiters from Atlanta-area companies. Employers from large and small corporations as well as nonprofit organizations attend to find new talent for part-time and full-time positions, as well as internships. Dress to impress and bring your resume to network with some of Atlanta’s top employers!
The Spring 2019 Career & Internship Fair will be held on Thursday, February 28th, 12:00 – 2:30 p.m. in the Turner Lynch Campus Center.
Be sure to visit Career Development to learn how you can prepare for the fair and for a resume review!
Students, click here for more information about the Career & Internship Fair, to RSVP, and view attending employers. Also, check out the workshops on Handshake leading up to the fair to make sure that you are ready!
Employers, if you are interested in recruiting some of Atlanta’s most talented thinkers and doers, we encourage you to attend! To connect with Oglethorpe students year-round add Oglethorpe University on Handshake! To learn how to prepare for the fair as an employer, click here. To register for the Spring 2019 Career & Internship Fair as an employer, click here.
On-Campus Graduate School Fair
Each fall, Oglethorpe University hosts a Graduate School Fair to expose students to a sampling of the thousands of graduate programs they could consider as they make progress toward their career goals.
The Fall 2019 Graduate School Fair will be held in late October.
Be sure to visit Career Development to learn how you can prepare for the fair and for a resume or CV review!
Recruiters, if you are interested in recruiting some of Atlanta’s most talented thinkers and doers, we encourage you to attend! To connect with Oglethorpe students year-round add Oglethorpe University on Handshake! Registration for the Fall 2019 Graduate School Fair will open in August. If you have any questions, contact Melodie Rodgers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Off-Campus Career Fairs
Georgia Association of College and Employers
Every spring, Oglethorpe participates in the Georgia Association of College and Employers (GACE) Career Fair at the Cobb Galleria. All students from Oglethorpe University are encouraged to attend. Students who attend will have the opportunity to network with over 160 employers and graduate schools!
The 2019 GACE Career Fair will be hosted on April 10th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Cobb Galleria.
Students and employers interested in attending, please register and find more information on the GACE website: gace.org/careerfair