Events, Workshops & Fairs

Career Services and Leadership Development in collaboration with colleges, academic departments, and student organizations offers several large-scale career events. These include: a fall and spring career fair, a part-time job fair and a graduate school fair. We also offer a wide variety of workshops available to all current SF State students and alumni.

CareerEDGE Workshops

Workshops designed to give you an EDGE in your career development. Participate in at least 4 workshops to:

  • Receive a CareerEDGE Certificate of Completion
  • Be Entered to win one (1) of five (5) Amazon eGift Cards (value of each eGift Card = $150)

To be eligible, you must be a current SF State student, attend and be present in four (4) or more CareerEDGE workshops for at least 45 minutes (per workshop). Winners will be announced and notified on Dec. 10, 2021.

CareerEDGE Workshops

Event Name

Date

Day

Time

Link

Resume & Cover Letter Tips 09/02/2021 THU 12pm-1pm Register
Major & Career Exploration 09/09/2021 THU 12pm-1pm Register
Professional Branding 09/16/2021 THU 12pm-1pm Register
Networking for Introverts 09/23/2021 THU 12pm-1pm Register
Make the Most Out of a Virtual Fair (ft. Handshake) 09/30/2021 THU 12pm-1pm Register
Is Grad School Right for Me? 10/19/2021 TUE 12pm-1pm Register
Job Search Strategies 10/26/2021 TUE 12pm-1pm Register
Am I Qualified for this Job 11/02/2021 TUE 12pm-1pm Register
Perfecting the Interview 11/09/2021 TUE 12pm-1pm Register
Interviewing 2.0 11/16/2021 TUE 12pm-1pm Register

Fall 2021 Virtual Fairs & Employer Recruiting Events

Employer Recruiting Events
Event Date Day Time Link
Fall 2021 Virtual Meet the Firms (Hosted by Beta Alpha Psi) *Accounting, Finance, Decision Science & Info Systems majors 09/20/2021 MON 5pm-8pm Register
Employer Table Talk 09/29/2021 WED 3pm-4:15pm Register
FALL 2021 VIRTUAL CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR  10/14/2021 THU 12pm-5pm Register
Employer Table Talk 10/20/2021 WED 3pm-4:15pm Register
Employer Table Talk 11/03/2021 WED 3pm-4:15pm Register

*The "How To Navigate Virtual Fairs" Webinar is highly recommended (see below). These sessions will go over how to navigate handshake and give you practical tips and tricks for the fair.

CSLD welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations for these events, please email csld@sfsu.edu as soon as possible so arrangements can be made.

How To: Navigate Virtual Fairs Webinars

We are offering multiple webinars for students about how to navigate the new Handshake Virtual Fair platform. We will cover everything from: logging into Handshake, updating your profile, registering for a fair, signing up for sessions, and more! We highly recommend attending one of these sessions prior to attending a virtual fair.

Virtual Fairs Webinars
Event Date Day Time Link
How to Navigate Virtual Fairs in Handshake  09/13/2021 MON 4pm-5pm Register
How to Navigate Virtual Fairs in Handshake  10/07/2021 THU 4pm-5pm Register

CSLD welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations for these events, please email csld@sfsu.edu as soon as possible so arrangements can be made. 

*Note these sessions are not for employers. Learn more about virtual fairs for employers