Career Fairs and Startup Expo



Career Development does not print copies of the Fall and Spring Career Fair Brochure. Please refer back to this page often for updates and current employer participant information.   

Make sure to check out the video recap below from Spring 2015!

Career Fairs are a great way for you to:

  • Speak with employers to learn about career paths, as well as full-time, internship, or co-op employment opportunities
  • Learn which skills and experiences increase your employment potential and how to better brand yourself to potential employers
  • Build a professional network that may enhance your chances of employment

This is a FREE event. No pre-registration required for Northeastern students.

ALL Northeastern Students must present their NU ID for entry, if you do not have your NU ID, there is a check-in table where you will be able to sign in and gain access to the fair. 

Career Fair 2015 re-cap!


6 Career Fair Myths Debunked

Career Fair Myths for Freshmen & Sophomores

The Department of Career Development hosts a few Career Fairs annually:

  • MERC Education Fair - Takes place in mid-April, Cabot Athletic Complex*  Date to be announced
  • Fall 2015 Career Fair - Thursday, October 1, 2015, 12PM - 4PM,  Cabot Athletic Complex*
  • Spring 2016 Career Fair  -  Thursday, February 4, 2016, 12PM - 4PM, Cabot Athletic Complex*
    *dates, times and location are subject to change
  • On Fire to Hire Startup Expo - Tuesday, October 6, Curry Student Center Ballroom, 5:30-7:30pmTo make the most of the Career Fair:
  • Review the FAQ sheet
  • Attend Career Development Workshops to help you prepare when speaking with employers
  • Check this page often to review the list of participating organizations to learn which employers are interested in recruiting international students
  • International Students should review our step by step guide on how to be successful at the Career Fair