WSU Virtual Career Fair Week

This video-chat recruiting week allows students to select 1:1 sessions or group sessions to network with employers for full-time, internships, and part-time paid job opportunities. Over 290 employers will be recruiting at the 6 different virtual career fairs. All students from any major can attend the Career Services All Majors Virtual Fair that kicks off the week on October 5th. 

Career Fair Week Dates: October 4th-8th
Location: Handshake
Time: You must log onto handshake and sign up for a 1:1 time spot or a group session time to meet with the employers of your choice.
Audience: All majors are welcome to participate in the Career Services VCF. However, there will also be major-specific fairs going on all week.

WSU Virtual Career Fair Week

Student registration and sign-up is now open! Sign up for an Employer Session today (employer set requirements may apply). Instructions are below. 

INSTRUCTIONS TO PARTICIPATE

1 . Register for a virtual career fair.

  • Log into your Handshake account using your WSU access ID and password.
  • Go to EVENTS
  • Select CAREER FAIR
  • Select the WSU Virtual Career Fair you would like to attend.
  • Click on REGISTER in the upper right-hand corner of your computer screen

NOTE: Once you register, Handshake will send you an email with a link to sign up for employer sessions/time spots or you can log back into the fair to sign up for sessions.
 

2. Sign up for employer sessions

You must sign up for INDIVIDUAL 1:1 SESSIONS or GROUP SESSIONS to participate.

  • Log into your Handshake account with your WSU Access ID & Password.
  • Go to EVENTS
  • Select CAREER FAIR
  • Select the WSU Virtual Career Fair you would like to attend.
  • Select AVAILABLE SESSIONS.
  • Find the companies that you want to speak with and click on GROUP SESSION or INDIVIDUAL 1:1 SESSION. (you can sign up for both if the times don't overlap)

    - To sign up for a GROUP SESSION to learn more about the company and their jobs, click on their Group Session and click CONFIRM.
    To sign up for a 10-minute INDIVIDUAL 1:1 SESSION to talk with a recruiter about working at the company, click on their Individual Session, select the time you can attend, and click CONFIRM.

NOTE: Do this for each company that you would like to speak with. 


RESOURCES FOR SUCCESS 

PRO TIP: Be sure to set up calendar reminders for yourself so that you know who you are talking with, what type of session you are attending (Group or Individual 1:1 sessions), and what time you will be with each employer.