Career Events


As part of their hiring strategies, many employers want to establish visibility for their organization at SF State and to have the opportunity to talk to students face-to-face. This can be accomplished by participating in a variety of on-campus and virtual career events coordinated by the Office of Career Services and Leadership Development in collaboration with colleges, academic departments, and student organizations. SF State offers several large-scale career events. These include: a fall and spring career fair, a part-time job fair, a graduate school fair and more. For more information in participating in our events, please contact us by emailing for more information, We recommend signing up early since space is limited!

Fall 2020 Recruiting Calendar

Please refer to the academic and recruiting calendar below to help you plan your campus activities for Fall 2020 recruiting season. In order to participate in campus recruiting, you must have a Handshake account. Questions? Contact or call 415-338-1764.

Event Important Date(s) Registration Opens
Academic Semester Begins Monday, August 24th  
Virtual Fair Prep Webinar Wednesday, September 2nd Register
Labor Day (Campus Closed, No Classes) Monday, September 7th  
Virtual Part-Time Job Fair Thursday, September 10th Friday, July 31st
Virtual STEM Fair Friday, October 9th Friday, July 31st
Virtual Career and Internship Fair Day 1 Wednesday, October 14th Friday, July 31st
Virtual Career and Internship Fair Day 2 Thursday, October 15th Friday, July 31st
Virtual Graduate and Professional Fair Thursday, October 22nd Friday, July 31st
Veterans Day (Campus Closed, No Classes) Wednesday, November 11th  
Fall 2020 Recess (No Classes) Monday, November 23 – Wednesday, November 25  
Finals Monday, December 14 – Friday, December 18  
CSLD welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations for these events, please email as soon as possible so arrangements can be made.

Information about registering for career fairs:

Registration does not confirm participation. An official confirmation will be sent via e-mail with a confirmation packet approximately two weeks prior to the career fair.  Once registration is confirmed, fees are non-refundable. Any vendor forms needed for check payments must be submitted within 2 weeks approved confirmation. Payment must be received two weeks prior to the event or confirmations will be canceled. Once the accommodation limit is reached, additional registrations will be placed on a waitlist.  To ensure the quality of our services and to limit the risk to SF State students, the Office of Career Services and Leadership Development has established several Policies and Guidelines for all recruiting activities sponsored by CSLD. All guests are expected to follow the Code of Conduct. Please email if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you at our career events. Thank you for your interest in recruiting students at SF State! 

Info Sessions and Special Events

CSLD is dedicated to working with employers to create tailored career events that meet your recruitment needs. In building a partnership with CLSD, our staff will work with your organization to coordinate an information session, employer-led workshop, or unique career event to connect you with the students that you are searching for. These events prioritize organizations that are hiring for career-oriented positions or provide a range of opportunities that meet a strong interest of SF State students. Please contact Employer Relations & Events Coordinator, at for more information.



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San Francisco, CA 94132

Phone: (415) 338-1764


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9 A.M. - 5 P.M.

Drop-In Hours: Monday - Friday,

1 P.M. - 3 P.M.



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