There are multiple engineering career fairs and recruitment events on campus annually.
E-Council Engineering Expo
The E-Council Engineering Expo is hosted by Engineers' Council in partnership with Engineering Career Services. Proceeds from this event support engineering student organizations and project teams.
Construction, Civil & Environmental Engineering Career Fair
The Construction, Civil & Environmental Engineering Career Fair is for students in the Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and/or Construction Management majors. The fair is co-hosted by Engineering Career Services and the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Career Development Office and will be held during the week of the E-Council Engineering Expo.
SWE Career Fair
The SWE Career Fair is hosted by the Ohio State Society of Women Engineers (SWE) in partnership with Engineering Career Services. While hosted by the Society of Women engineers, it is open to ALL engineering students.
Engineering Spring into Your Career Fair
Presented by the Career Consortium comprised of several engineering student organizations (SHPE, NSBE, SASE and ACM-W) in partnership with Engineering Career Services.
MS/PhD/Postdoc Recruitment Events
The Engineering Graduate Student & Postdoc Industry Recruitment Events (E-GSPIRE) are held multiple times throughout the year to connect you with industry partners. These events are predominately associated with the ECS main career fairs listed above. More information about E-GSPIRE is located in the right sidebar.
The largest event is in the fall, GSPIRE, and is co-sponsored by the College of Engineering's Office of Graduate Education and the College of Arts and Sciences. GSPIRE focuses on all STEM disciplines across the entire OSU campus. Search Handshake for event to find all current options!
Note: In addition to the engineering career fairs and recruitment events listed here, The Ohio State University holds over 30 Career Fairs each year. You may find that other career fairs are beneficial as well. Please see the Career Fair Calendar located on the Buckeye Careers page.
If you require accommodation for a disability such as live captioning or sign language interpretation to participate in any career fairs, events, or activities, please contact ECS at firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests made two weeks before the event will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.
The 2023 E-Council Engineering Expo schedule:
9/18/2023, 1-5pm (VIRTUAL)
9/19/2023, 1-5pm (IN-PERSON)
The 2023 Construction, Civil & Environmental Career Fair schedule:
9/20/2023, 1-5pm (IN-PERSON)
Student Registration opens in Handshake on January 8, 2024.
1/31/2024, 11 am - 2 pm (IN-PERSON)
2/1/2024, 11 am - 1 pm (VIRTUAL)
Jeremy Hale, Program Manager, Office of Graduate Education