Job & Internship Fairs

Attending a Fair

At a fair, you can discover a job you didn't know existed, learn which skills you need for specific positions, and network with a variety of companies. At the same time, employers can learn more about who you are and how you could fit in with their company. 

You can register for fairs and learn more about which companies are attending on HandshakeCheck out our Tips for Fair Success for how to make the most of your experience.

Some Career Success fairs are conducted virtually through the Handshake Virtual Fair Platform. For more information on how to use the platform, check out the resources below:

Additional reminders and tips if you want to participate in a Handshake Virtual Career Fair:

  • Update your Handshake profile and check your profile privacy settings
  • Prepare for the day of the event
    • Dress in professional attire
    • Have your talking points and resume ready
    • Make sure your technology is working
  • Plan ahead and sign up for employer sessions in advance

Please note registration opens one week prior to the event start date

Winter Job and Internship Fairs


*All Winter Quarter Fairs have been held* 

Spring Job and Internship Fair

Spring Fairs

Click on the links below to register for our upcoming fairs on Handshake. 

2023 Spring Career & Internship Fair

Tuesday, April 25th, 2023 | 11 am - 3 pm

In-Person - UCSC's Quarry Plaza (Outdoors)

Undergraduate and graduate students and recent alumni interested in pursuing careers in all industries are welcome to attend. Get the chance to meet recruiters from all industries/firms seeking to fill positions from a wide variety of company representatives and hiring managers looking to fill both internship, full-time, and part-time roles. Come take essential steps toward laying the foundation for your future career and potentially even land an interview!

Questions? Contact the Career Success events and recruiting team at