Upcoming Events

We provide as much detail as possible for all upcoming events according to the information that has been given to us by the employers. Events that do not include any information beyond event name, date, time, and location are open to all interested students.

Suggested attire for career fairs and networking receptions is business professional (i.e., interview suit). Business casual attire is recommended for information sessions unless otherwise indicated.


Thursday, September 7, 2017

Naval Nuclear Laboratory Information Session
September 7, 2017
6:00–8:00 p.m.
60 Willard Building

Representatives from the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (NNPP)—Naval Nuclear Laboratory, Naval Reactors/U.S. Navy, and Bechtel Plant Machinery, Inc.—will provide information about these organizations and job opportunities. Naval Nuclear Laboratory Executive Manager Tom Sambolt—a Penn State alumnus—will lead the session. Pizza will be provided.

All engineering, science, and information technology students seeking internships or full-time entry-level employment are welcome. Please RSVP to attend.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Fall Engineering Networking Reception
September 12, 2017
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Ballroom, The Nittany Lion Inn

The Fall Engineering Networking Reception gives engineering students and recruiters the opportunity to meet and mingle in an informal atmosphere prior to the Technical Recruiting Day at Fall Career Days.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Aerospace Networking Reception
September 13, 2017
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Kunkle Lounge (corner of Hammond and Sackett Buildings)

This event provides a networking opportunity for aerospace engineering majors. Students should wear business casual attire and bring résumés. Refreshments will be provided. This event is sponsored by Sigma Gamma Tau. Employers can register now.
Engineering Science & Mechanics Honors Curriculum Mixer
September 13, 2017
5:30–7:00 p.m.
Earth-Engineering Sciences Building

ESM majors are welcome. Contact Alumni Relations for more information.
Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering Reception
September 13, 2017
7:00 p.m.
The Gursahaney Family E-Knowledge Commons

ME/MNE/NUCE majors are welcome. See the event website for more information.
Industrial Engineering Career Fair
September 13, 2017
6:30–9:00 p.m.
Days Inn State College

The Industrial Engineering Career Fair, hosted by the Penn State Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), is for all IE students.
Fall Career Days Internship/Co-op Recruiting Day
September 13, 2017
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

Fall Career Days is Penn State's largest annual recruiting event, open to all Penn State students, in all majors, from all campuses. Internship/Co-op Recruiting Day is dedicated to helping students seeking short-term work experiences to connect with employers. More information about Fall Career Days can be found on the event website.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Fall Career Days Full-Time Technical Recruiting Day
September 14, 2017
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

Fall Career Days is Penn State's largest annual recruiting event, open to all Penn State students, in all majors, from all campuses. Full-Time Technical Recruiting Day is dedicated to helping students seeking full-time work experiences after graduation to connect with employers. More information about Fall Career Days can be found on the event website.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

2017 Architectural Engineering Career Fair
September 19, 2017
10:00 a.m.–3 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

The Department of Architectural Engineering annual career fair is the largest architectural engineering career fair in the United States, with more than 130 companies in attendance seeking students for internship, co-op, and full-time positions. More information about the AE Career Fair can be found on the Department of Architectural Engineering website.

Monday, October 2, 2017

School of EECS Day
October 2-3, 2017
The Nittany Lion Inn

This event showcases the activities of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and brings students majoring in CMPSC, CMPEN, CSE, Data Science, and EE together with employers for networking opportunities. Employer registration is open. See the event website for more information.