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Job & Internship Fairs


Job Fair Registration

The Career Center hosts multiple job fairs each semester to provide employers ample opportunity to access Stony Brook students. Registration is through  Handshake, our job posting and recruiting system. For any other questions, please call  Debbie Fosta at (631) 632-6807. 


IT/Computer Science Fair:

Through 8/9/19:  Corporate: $400.00;  Nonprofit/Government: $200.00 Third-Party: $500.00

After 8/9/19: Each rate increases by $50.00

Engineering Fair:

Through 8/9/19:  Corporate: $300.00;  Nonprofit/Government: $150.00;  Third-Party: $400.00

After 8/9/19:  Each rate increases by $50.00

All other fairs:

Through 8/16/19:  Corporate: $300.00;  Nonprofit/Government: $150.00;  Third-Party: $400.00

After 8/16/19: Each rate increases by $50.00

$50.00 off 2nd registration;  $100 off 3rd;  $150.00 off 4th




Why Participate in a Job Fair?

Fairs enhance your brand on campus, making you a recognizable employer of choice to SBU students.

Early Recruiting
You can collect resumes and cover letters ahead of your recruiting timeline for access or use at a later date.

Within a three-hour period, you’ll have access to hundreds of students from targeted populations.

Interview Ease
Conduct many informal interviews and arrange for formal interviews, all within a few hours. 

Skills Assessment
Provides an opportunity to assess candidates’ communication skills before the interview.

Industry Contacts
Network with faculty and other organizations at our networking lunch before the fair. 



Fall 2019 job fair dates



Fall 2019 Job & Internship Fair Dates

Event Date
Information Technology/Computer Science Job & Internship Fair Thursday, September 19, 2019
Engineering Job & Internship Fair Friday,  September 20, 2019
Business Job & Internship Fair Thursday, September 26, 2019
Healthcare, Research, & Human Services Job & Internship Fair Friday, September 27, 2019


On-Campus Interviews


Request an Interview Room

To streamline your interviewing process, rooms are available at the Career Center for you to conduct private interviews at no charge. Log into your   Handshake  account and click on “Request an Interview” on your home page. 

2019-2020 On-Campus Interview Dates

Fall 2019:                  Monday, 9/10 – Monday, 12/3

Spring 2020:             Monday, 2/4– Monday, 5/5


Why Conduct On-Campus Interviews

Scheduling  Ease 
Scheduling is automated through  Handshake, or you can customize!

Hosting interviews on campus provides a convenient location for students.

Interview Creation
Easily convert your job fair and/or applicants into an interview schedule.

Conduct all interviews of your selected candidates within one location and day.

Less Distraction 
Interviews in the Career Center enables you to focus on interviewing.

Enhanced branding 
Cultivate a reputation as an employer of choice for SBU students.


Information Sessions


Space is available on campus for organizations to conduct presentations to students about their culture and career opportunities. Questions may be directed to (631) 632-6810.

Fall 2019:  Monday, 9/10– Monday, 12/3
Spring 2020:  Monday, 2/4–Monday, 5/5

Employer Policy 2018-19

Request an Information Session

Log into your Handshake account and click “Create an Event” on the homepage.

If you plan to visit campus for a full day of interviews through our On-Campus Interview program, you can reserve a date for a presentation through your interview schedule request on   Handshake.

Reservation Fee

The fee to host an Information Session ranges from $200.00 - $400.00 depending on location, and is $100.00 for nonprofit/government organizations. Fees include your AV needs and staffing for the event. Marketing for your Information Session is coordinated by the Career Center. If you have marketing material you would like us to use, feel free to forward that information to our office.


Virtual Recruiting