Career Fair Recruiting

Career Fair Recruiting


Spring 2018 Career Fair


February 13, 2018 – Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences Majors

February 15 and 16, 2018 – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Majors



11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.



William Pitt Union (3959 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260)


Event Contact:

Joel Anne Sweithelm, Special Events Coordinator

412-648-7133 │



Business, Humanities and Social Sciences, Tuesday, February 13 register here

STEM, Thursday and Friday, February 15 and 16 register here!


How to register:

  • Select registration link for the career fair of interest. See above.  You will be taken to the Pitt Spring 2018 Career Fair overview page. Select the “Register” button in the top right corner. “Sign-In” to your account.  If you do not have an account, you will be prompted to create a new account with Handshake before registering for the career fair.
  • Once you have registered AND your registration is approved, you will receive an email with your final invoice and a link to make payment by credit card. This final invoice will reflect any applicable discounts.
  • Please note, due to limited space in the William Pitt Union, registrations from third-party recruiting or staffing companies will be placed on a hold and remain “Pending” until it is determined that adequate space is available. Please contact Sharon Mickens at with any questions.


Basic registration includes:

  • Attendance for one day
  • One booth (6 ft x 10 ft)
  • One table with a tablecloth and two chairs
  • Two parking passes
  • Two recruiting passes
  • Lunch for two recruiters


Basic Registration Fees Per Day

  One Day Two Days Three Days
Corporate $700 $1,250 $1,875
Government $500 $850 $1,275
Non-Profit $350 $550 $825

Annual Fairs

Career Fair

Student Employment Fair – August 30
Fall Career Fair – September 19-20 (STEM) and October 4 (BHSS)
Majors and Minors Expo – October 18
Spring Career Fair – February 13 (BHSS) and February 15 and 16 (STEM)
Summer Job and Volunteer Fair – March 28




Dates and details about each of these fairs will be posted when registration opens.