By: Tara Golenberke, marketing professional in the education industry, and former digital media & marketing manager at the DePaul Career Center

Whether you are looking to uncover career interests, discover new job seeking skills, connect with top recruiters or learn about current job or internship opportunities, the Career Center’s events and fairs can jumpstart the quest.

Lucky for you, this fall is packed with exciting opportunities for you to learn more about the career search and connect with the biggest and brightest companies in Chicagoland and beyond.

Fall into fall with these 3 career-boosting events:

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Meet the Firms
September 14  |  4-7 p.m.  |  The Congress Plaza Hotel

Beta Alpha Psi’s Meet the Firms is designed exclusively for DePaul’s accounting, finance and Management Information Systems (MIS) students. This exciting event allows students and recruiters to make new connections and develop strong relationships. Pwc, Allstate, Deloitte, Grant Thornton and many more will have representatives available! Learn more, here.

Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 2.38.26 PMFall Job & Internship Fair – Day 1
October 6  |  3-6 p.m.  |  Lincoln Park Student Center, 120 AB
Fall Job & Internship Fair – Day 2
October 7  |  11 a.m.-2 p.m.  |  Lincoln Park Student Center, 120 AB

Interact with top employers recruiting for jobs and internships at this two-day event! Companies such as Yelp, Aon, Groupon, MillerCoors, Teach for America and many more will be there seeking candidates from all majors and experience levels. This fair is designed exclusively for DePaul students and alumni. Discover more on Handshake.

Screen Shot 2016-08-31 at 2.38.37 PMTechnology Job & Internship Fair – Day 1
November 2  |  3-6 p.m.  |  DePaul Center, Concourse Level
Technology Job & Internship Fair – Day 2
November 3  |  3-6 p.m.  |  DePaul Center, Concourse Level

DePaul students and alumni of all experience levels are encouraged to attend our tech fair to learn about full-time and internship opportunities in technology-related fields. Companies such as Abbott, CME Group, United Airlines, CDK Global, and Medline Industries are expected to attend! Plan ahead and learn more, here.


The DePaul Career Center hosts career-related events, workshops and fairs all year long. Keep an eye on Handshake and be the first to know about upcoming career events at DePaul.