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, July 21, 2016

Biomedical Virtual Graduate School Fair
July 21, 2016
9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. (EST)

This virtual fair presents an opportunity for students interested in pursuing a graduate biomedical degree to learn more about graduate programs. Register to participate.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Fall Career Days
September 13-15, 2016
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. More information is available on the event website.
Fall Engineering Networking Reception
September 13, 2016
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. Employers may register now. A student RSVP will be available in early fall 2016.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Engineering Science & Mechanics Honors Curriculum Mixer
September 14, 2016
5:30–7:00 p.m.
Earth-Engineering Sciences Building

EMS majors are welcome. Contact Melissa Showalter for more information.
Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering Reception
September 14, 2016
7:00 p.m.
The Nittany Lion Inn

ME majors are welcome. Contact Angie Lesko for more information.
Aerospace Engineering Networking Reception
September 14, 2016
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.
Industrial Engineering Career Fair
September 14, 2016
6:30–9:00 p.m.
Days Inn State College

This event, hosted by the Penn State Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), is for all IE students. Prospective employer participants should register to attend by Friday, August 12 and contact Wes Dickson or CJ Winand, IISE Corporate Chairs, with any questions. Sponsorship opportunities are available. The employer registration fee is $250. See the event website for more information.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Architectural Engineering Career Fair
September 20, 2016
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

This event is for AE majors. See the event website for more information.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

School of EECS Day
October 12-13, 2016
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.