Carnegie Mellon University


Alumni & New Grad Virtual Career Fair
Date, time and details for Spring 2022:  TBD
Handshake Virtual Fairs Platform

Back by popular demand! The Career & Professional Development Center (CPDC) in partnership with the Alumni Association are excited to host the Alumni & New Grad Virtual Career Fair on June 3rd from 1 – 4 p.m. ET. 

This is an amazing opportunity to connect with Carnegie Mellon University Alumni of all majors, functions, and experience levels who are pursuing full-time employment. Employers with open entry-level to experienced full-time roles are encouraged to attend.

Registration is open in Handshake.

Registration Fee:
There is no fee to attend this event

Registration Deadline Date:
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Virtual Platform & What is Included:
The CMU CPDC is excited to partner with Handshake to run career fairs in a virtual format. 

Upon registration, we’ll review the details you submitted for approval. At our virtual event, you’ll be able to engage with students in a variety of formats, including:

  • Video, audio, and chat communication with students
  • Group meetings with up to fifty students
  • 1:1 meetings scheduled in advance or after a group session
  • By sharing your values and documentation with students ahead of time

Note: During registration, you’ll be asked to share the number of representatives who plan to attend the fair—up to 100 representatives per employer are able to participate in the fair. Each representative you register will be able to create their own unique schedule to engage with students. To learn more about these features check out this virtual fair training webinar recording, which was hosted by Handshake.

Alumni Registration & Session Signup Starts:
May 20th

Cancellation: Cancellations must be emailed to on or before June 2nd.

No-Show Policy: Career Fair "no-shows" are not eligible to roll the registration package over to another event. To avoid being considered a no-show, please email and cancel no later than June 2, 2021. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Employer Relations Team at 

Carnegie Mellon University
Career and Professional Development Center - Employer Relations Team