The Ohio State University at Newark


Career Fair Information for Students

Career Fair Information for Students

Ohio State's regional campuses Lima, Mansfield, Marion, and Newark are hosting a job and opportunity fair exclusively for Ohio State students and alumni. This virtual event provides the opportunity to meet with select employers from across the state in a variety of industries through group and individual sessions. Students are highly encouraged to pursue career opportunities and explore career pathways.

Date: March 11, 2021
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

How it works: All participants must register through Handshake at The Ohio State University. Participants will attend one-on-one and group sessions with employers of interest. Browse the fair to review participating companies and sign up for sessions. Professional dress is recommended.

Click here to register

Additional Information and Preparation Resources:

  • Prepare to meet one-on-one with employers: Provide employers access to your resume by setting your profile privacy to community for the duration of the fair.
  • Attend a Student Preparation Session: March 4 at 4 p.m., March 9 at 3:30 p.m. or March 10 at 12:30 p.m.
  • Check out the Buckeye Careers Virtual Fair Digital Checklist (PDF) and Career Fair and Preparation page for more helpful tips on preparing for the fair.
  • Review the comprehensive guide to navigating and attending a virtual fair offered by Handshake Support.
  • Participate in a weekly virtual workshop offered by Career Counseling and Support services. Topics include resume review, virtual interviewing, and job search strategies.

Handshake Accessibility Information:

If you have a Disability and rely on a screen reader or the keyboard for access to your computer you will experience difficulty using this application. As the University works with Handshake to improve accessibility, please contact handshake@osu.edu for assistance in navigating and using this application.

If you have questions about the career fair, please contact: Derek Thatcher at thatcher.42@osu.edu.
The Office of Career Development continues in its effort to assist students and alumni in their career search strategies. We encourage you to utilize the free electronic job and internship board (handshake.osu.edu).