Events & Programs

The Career Planning Center offers a variety of events including Career Fairs each semester which you can find details about below.

The Center also sponsors a series of annual programs that we encourage students to learn more about.

Sophomore Success: Each fall semester the Career Planning Center invites sophomores to be a part of a series of workshops (dinner is provided!) that include topics such as studying abroad, resume writing, interview skills, and more.

Alumni Job Shadow Program: The Alumni Job Shadow Program matches juniors and seniors with a Fairfield alumnus/na who is in a job field that a student is interested in learning more about. Students apply for the program in the fall semester and shadow the alumnus/na they are matched with over winter break.

Career Peer Advisor Program: The Career Peer Advisor Program is comprised of students who are trained to help their peers on topics such as resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn, etc. This is a great leadership position that will also help you develop career-readiness skills.

Senior Seminar Series: A series of program designed especially for seniors to help them prepare for life after Fairfield. We know it's a stressful time so let us help you get on the right track!

General Career Fairs

(Open to Fairfield University students only)

Fall 2015 Career & Internship Fair
September 30, 2015
11:00am - 2:00pm
Alumni Hall

See which employers came to the Fall 2015 Career & Internship Fair

Spring 2016 Career & Internship Fair
February 24, 2016
Alumni Hall

See which employers will be at the Spring 2016 Career & Internship Fair

Additional Career & Graduate School Fairs

Law School Admissions Panel
October 15, 2015
12:00pm - 2:00pm
BCC 200

Non-Profit, Service, and Graduate School Fair
November 11, 2015
11:00am - 2:00pm
Barone Campus Center Oak Room

Employers Click Here to Register

See which employers are coming to the Fall 2015 Non-Profit, Service & Graduate School Fair

Nursing Meet and Greet
December 4, 2015
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Alloysius P. Kelley Center Presentation Room

Employers Click Here to Register for the Nursing Recruiters Meet & Greet


Regional Career Fairs Open to the Public

Attending a Career Fair

Career Fairs are popular among job seekers and employers alike. They offer opportunities for individuals seeking employment, or in some cases internships, to meet with several employers. Learn how to successfully attend a Career Fair:


Organziations Participating in the Fall Non-Profit, Service and Graduate School Career Fair

American International College

Augustinian Volunteers

Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry

Boston College

Bryant University - Graduate School of Business

Capuchin Youth & Family Ministries

Connecticut Campus Compact

Echo, University of Notre Dame

Fairfield University Graduate Admission*

Fairfield University Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions

Gould Farm

International Institute of Connecticut

Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest

Lasallian Volunteers

Make-A-Wish CT

Mercy College

New Haven/Leon Sister City Project

Pace University

Passionist Volunteers International

PAVE New Haven (AmeriCorps VISTA Project)

Project Purple

Providence Alliance for Catholic Teachers (PACT)

Public Allies Connecticut

Recovery Network of Programs, Inc.

Rostro de Cristo

RSHM Volunteer Program

Sacred Heart University

Save The Children

Simply Smiles

St. Joseph Worker Brentwood Volunteer Program

Teach For America

The Discovery Museum

The Greenwich Country Day School

The Starfish Foundation, Inc.

University of Bridgeport

Western New England University School of Law

Yap Catholic High School


 Organizations Participating in the Spring 2016 Career Fair

Employer Name
ADP- Automatic Data Processing
AMN Healthcare
Anderson Tax
AQR Capital Management
AXA Advisors, LLC (Stamford)
Barnum Financial Group/MetLife
Bigelow Tea Inc.
Camuto Group
Carta Fund Services, LLC
CBS, a Xerox Company
CDW Corporation
Connecticut Office of Tourism
CT Challenge
DAC Group
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Empire Wealth Strategies
Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Ernst & Young LLP
Excel Bridgeport
Fairfield University Office of Graduate Admission
Foresters Financial Services, Inc
Frontier Communications
Goodwill of Western and Northern CT
Grant Thornton, LLP
Holzner Construction
I-Engineering, Inc.
ICON International, Inc.
Impact Personnel
Information Services Group
Insight Global
Interactive Brokers Group
International Institute of Connecticut
Kitchen Brains
Meridian Risk Management Inc
Mutual of Omaha
New Beginnings Family Academy
New England Center for Children (NECC)
New Oak
Northwestern Mutual (Bender) Stamford/Westport
Northwestern Mutual- Meadows Financial Group
Northwestern Mutual- The Zuzolo Group
Norwalk Housing Authority
Power Home Remodeling Group
Prudential Financial
Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Rexel Holdings USA
Right Click Recruiting
Stanley Black & Decker
SUNY Maritime College
Survey Sampling International
Teed Co Healthcare Recruiting
Terex Corporation
The Carroll School
The McIntyre Group
TripBuilder Media Inc.
University of Saint Joseph- School of Pharmacy
US Marine Officer Program
Verizon Wireless
W.B. Mason Co., Inc.
Waddell & Reed
Washington Internship Institute
XL Catlin


Organizations Participating in the Fall 2015 Career Fair

Employer Name


Albourne America LLC

All Pointe Care, LLC

AMN Healthcare

Amphenol RF

Andersen Tax

Ashcroft, Inc


Atlas Holdings LLC

AXA Advisors, LLC

Bankers Life & Casualty Co.

Barnum Financial Group / MetLife

Beers, Hamerman, Cohen & Burger, P.C.

BIC Corporation

Black Rock Galleries


BNP Associates, Inc.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Camuto Group

CBS, A Xerox Company

CDW Corporation

College Pro

Crestron Electronics

Crius Energy

Deloitte & Touche LLP

Diageo North America

Empire Wealth Strategies

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Ernst & Young LLP

Fidelity Investments

First Investors Corp.

Gartner, Inc

General Electric Company

Glencore Ltd

Grant Thornton, LLP

Hartford Public Schools

Health Care Navigator



Hubbell Incorporated

ICON International, Inc.

Impact Personnel, Inc.

Insight Global

Key Human Services, Inc.

Kitchen Brains


Kyo Logic, LLC

LCR Capital Partners


Mutual of Omaha

MYO AmeriCorps

National Legacy Group

Nestle Waters

Noble Consulting Group LLC

Northwestern Mutual - Bender

Northwestern Mutual - Meadows Financial Group*

Northwestern Mutual - Zuzolo Financial Group

Opus: Advice First


Power Home Remodeling Group

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Prosek Partners


QualiTest Group

Rexel Holdings U.S.A -IT

SDG Corp

Stanley Engineered Fastening

Survey Sampling International

Synchrony Financial


Teach For America

The Berry Company

The Keene Group, Inc

The McIntyre Group

Towers Watson

Townsquare Media

Tradition Energy

Trip Builder Media

U.S Marine Corps

UIL Holdings Corporation

Ulbrich Stainless Steels & Special Metals, Inc.

US Air Force


Verizon Wireless

W.B. Mason Co., Inc.

Waddell & Reed

Whittlesey & Hadley, P.C.

William H. Connolly & Co., LLC




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