Carnegie Mellon University

Visit Handshake for complete details and registration information on all Career Fairs, Events and Workshops - Due to increased vaccinations and relaxed mitigations, we have made the decision to move towards a hybrid employer engagement model for Spring 2022. At this point, we will offer the 'Encompass Career Fair for All' virtually as well as in-person. Employers will also have the opportunity to interview on campus as well as virtual. All other events at this time will be virtual and we should have more information regarding information sessions in the next few weeks. Plans are subject to change depending on current pandemic restrictions.

Spring 2022 (Hybrid Recruiting Model)



Monday, January 31st


Jumpstart Virtual Career Networking Event

Our exclusive early-engagement (First-Year & Sophomore) virtual networking event. Jumpstart takes place the day before Encompass Hybrid and is entirely free of charge!

Tuesday & Wednesday, February 1st-2nd
Feb 1st Day 1-In-Person
Feb 2nd Day 2-Virtual

Encompass Hybrid Career Fair for All: Virtual and In-Person Event

Due to the increase in vaccinations and lower cases we have decided to offer this signature event in a virtual and in-person format. This exciting  career fair will bring together arts, business, computer science, engineering, humanities, and science students in one location. Employers from all industries who are looking to fill numerous and varied roles will be in attendance.  It's truly a career fair for everyone!

*Note: There are two seperate registrations for this event depending on which formats you'd like to choose and attend.

Wednesday, February 9th


Virtual Intelligence & Government Career Expo

The Virtual Intelligence & Government Career Expo brings together government agencies and contractors with students interested in the government sector. 

Thursday, February 17th

The Creative Arts Career Fair (in-person)

The Creatieve Arts Career Fair is for employers of all different industries who provide full-time and internship oppporutnities for creative roles. Students from the College of Fine Arts and beyond will attend. The Creative Arts Career Fair is part of the larger Creative Arts Opporutnities Conference (CAOC). 

Tuesday, February 22nd

International Opporutnities & Networking Virtual Event

A great networking event for employers who have locations and/or employment opportunities available outside of the United States. 

Friday, March 18th


Engineering Virtual Career Fair

This is a great opportunity to engage with CMU students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees from the following departments and programs: Biomedical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Energy Science, Technology & Policy, Integrated Innovation for Products & Services, Mechanical Engineering, and Materials Science & Engineering.

Monday, March 21st

Energy Career Fair (in-person)

The Energy Career Fair grows from a partnership with Carnegie Mellon University's Energy Week, the Energy Science Technology & Policy Program and the University of Pittsburgh. This in-person event is tailored to employers in the energy sector. Students from all majors are able to attend who are passionate about working within the energy industry!

Wednsday, March 30th


UI/UX Design Virtual Career Fair

A virtual fair for undergraduate and graduate students studying Human-Computer Interaction and Design and are seeking roles in UI/UX.