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Career Events

MSU has transitioned to Handshake as our new recruiting management system!  Below you will find a list of our growing list of Career Events that are hosted through Handshake.

Employers: New to Handshake? Check out these detailed career fair employer registration instructions.

Students: The on-campus career fairs included below are your chance to talk directly with employers looking for interns and entry level hires!  All events are open to students in all majors. Plan to attend events that fit your personal interests.


Diversity Virtual Career Fair
Oct 17, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Great teams are powered by diversity and inclusion! Students from all schools and majors are invited to meet with employer recruiters – from the convenience of your laptop! Featuring all kinds of jobs in all kinds of industries. Learn more and register to attend online.
Location: Online virtual fair - register now
Event Type: Career Fair

Finding Jobs and Internships in China
Oct 17, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
With connections to 2,000+ companies and 30,000 jobs in China, Lockin China will lead this workshop on employment skills, successful applications, and connections to companies. Seating is limited – Registration is Required in Handshake
Location: Student Services Building- room 113
Event Type: Workshop

MSUFCU Professional Prep Dinner rsvp deadline Oct 17
Oct 17, 11:55 PM - 11:59 PM
Register to attend this popular event by October 17! Dinner Date: Thursday, October 25 from 5:45 - 7:30pm. All students are invited for a tasty evening of tips on dining etiquette, internship searching and professional appearance. A delightful dinner is included with the price of registration - hurry and register now!
Location: MSU Union - Ballroom (2nd floor)
Event Type: Workshop

Veteran’s Virtual Career Fair
Oct 18, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This free recruiting event for college educated veterans around the country features online chat sessions with top-notch employers. Save time and travel! Internship and full time job opportunities are available.
Location: Registration
Event Type: Career Fair

Studio Crawl
Oct 18, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Meet and tour local Lansing agencies and galleries to learn more about types of jobs in the area! There will be an Afterglow Mixer from 5-7pm. ALL majors are welcome!
Location: Old Town, Lansing
Event Type: Exposure Series

Graduate School and Law School Fair
Oct 23, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
More than 25% of MSU students go on to graduate school or law school. This is your chance to meet with admissions reps from 150 graduate degree programs in law, health, science, business, public affairs, arts, humanities and more! Students of all grade levels and majors are encouraged to attend.
Location: Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th floor
Event Type: Career Fair

Careers With Google
Oct 23, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Join Google reps and learn about non-techical career paths with Google, including the BOLD internship program and entry level opportunities. There will be a 45 minute presentation followed by a mix and mingle with Google reps beginning at 6:45. Bring your resume for the chance to get a 1:1 meeting!
Location: Communication Arts and Sciences, room 145
Event Type: Exposure Series

Careers in Law
Oct 23, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Considering pursuing a career in law? Interested in connecting with professionals working in an array of legal-related roles? Join us for Careers in Law! You'll hear from professionals (and Spartans!) about their experiences in law school, and what advice they’d offer to others interested in the legal field. Open to all majors!
Location: Varsity "S" Club - (1) - Spartan Stadium
Event Type: Exposure Series

Purpose at the Rock
Oct 24, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Career Services will be at The Rock to talk to you about purpose all of the resources that Career Services has to offer! There will be cider and donuts, and the best part? Therapy dogs! We hope to see you there.
Location: The Rock
Event Type: Workshop

Nursing Career Fair
Oct 25, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Connect with employers looking to hire and explore the varied opportunities that are available when pursuing a degree in nursing.
Location: Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th Floor
Event Type: Career Fair

Non-profit Expo 2018
Nov 2, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Explore the wide world of non-profits, hear from professionals about their career journey and connect with organizations offering internships and jobs. Alumni will also offer career coaching , resume reviews and share the best ways to market your skills.
Location: 2nd Floor, MSU Union
Event Type: Exposure Series

Making KIN-nections: Exploring Kinesiology Career Paths
Nov 2, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
This unique event gives students the opportunity to network with professionals and learn about kinesiology-related career options in health, wellness, fitness, sport, and more. You'll also get to connect with KIN research labs, student organizations, graduate schools, and even programs not listed in Handshake! Sponsored by the MSU Department of Kinesiology.
Location: IM Sports Circle Gym
Event Type: Career Fair, Exposure Series

AdCon Advertising Conference
Nov 3, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hear what ad agency, corporate and start up life is like from some of the area’s top professionals.You will have the opportunity to network with industry experts and receive valuable resume, portfolio and interview tips from recruiters! $25 fee when registering. Register to attend:
Location: Wayne State University
Event Type: Exposure Series

Packaging Career Fair
Jan 30, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Jan 31, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The School of Packaging Career Fair is an event that brings students of the School of Packaging together with all sectors of the Packaging Industry. Day Two of the career fair will consist of interview sessions, we hope to see you there!
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Big 10 Rooms
Event Type: Career Fair

ComArtSci Connect
Feb 1, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
ComArtSci Connect is the networking event for the College of Communication Arts and Sciences. Meet with over 60 employers interested in hiring MSU students for internships, full-time, and part-time opportunities, and learn what it takes to break in to your chosen career path. Open to all MSU students!
Location: College of Communication Art and Sciences, 1st floor hallways
Event Type: Career Fair

Engineering Expo Day 1
Feb 19, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
The Engineering Expo is meant to be an interactive, information sharing event. A chance for our students to gain knowledge of companies, interact with alumni, network with professional engineers, and get the “insider” information. Day 1: BEVERAGE/FOOD; CONSUMER PACKAGED GOODS; TEXTILES; BIOMEDICAL & BIOPHARMACEUTICAL; ENERGY; BIOCHEMICAL; CIVIL, CONSTRUCTION; ENVIRONMENTAL; COMPUTING/IT; FINTECH; ENTERTAINMENT; CONSULTING
Location: Engineering Building (200 & 300 hallways - 1st and 3rd floors)
Event Type: Career Fair

Engineering Expo Day 2
Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
The Engineering Expo is meant to be an interactive, information sharing event. A chance for our students to gain knowledge of companies, interact with alumni, network with professional engineers, and get the “insider” information. Day 2: SUPPLY CHAIN; TECH SALES; PACKAGING; GRAD SCHOOL; MANUFACTURING- OTHER; AEROSPACE/AVIATION; DEFENSE; AUTOMOTIVE; MOBILITY; TRANSPORTATION
Location: Engineering Building 200 and 300 hallways - 1st and 3rd floors
Event Type: Career Fair