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The university's Virtual Career Fair (VCF) is your opportunity to connect online in real time with employers and recruiters.

Each VCF is designed to target specific audiences and employers based on industry. Find a fair below that's right for you.

Upcoming Virtual Career Fairs

Our Virtual Career Fairs are all-day events which run from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET. You can attend the VCF any time during that window, but give yourself enough time to take full advantage of the service.

National Security VCF
August 30, 2017

Are you seeking employment with government agencies and defense contractors? Do you have experience or education in homeland security, intelligence, cybersecurity, international relations, or other related fields? Be sure to attend and network with professionals from the national security industry during this VCF.

Prep Clinics
Learn how to prepare for the VCF and how to make meaningful connections with recruiters. No need to register. Simply enter our Adobe Connect room at the start of the clinic.

  • Dates and times to be announced

Career Coaching Opportunities
Day of the VCF from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET

Chat with Employers
Employers will be available to chat during set scheduled times between 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET during the VCF. Check their availability before the event starts.

View a list of previous participating employers.

STE@M VCF
October 25, 2017

Are you interested in a position in the science, technology, engineering, or mathematics industry? Do you have an art background that can support the STEM field? Do not miss this opportunity to meet with employers looking for your unique skill set.

Prep Clinics
Learn how to prepare for the VCF and how to make meaningful connections with recruiters. No need to register. Simply enter our Adobe Connect room at the start of the clinic.

  • Dates and times to be announced

Career Coaching Opportunities
Day of the VCF from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET

Chat with Employers
Employers are available to chat during set scheduled times between 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET during the VCF. Check their availability before the event starts.

Coming in 2018
Dates to be announced

The Department of Career Services will be hosting more industry specific VCF's in 2018. Past events have included such industries as Public Safety and Health, Business and Management, and Arts and Sciences. Each VCF will have corresponding prep clinics, career coaching opportunities, and industry specific employers. We look forward to seeing you at a VCF!

Don't see what you're looking for? Contact career services for help finding an appropriate event in your career field.

Preparation Guide

Why Attend a Virtual Career Fair Prep Clinic?
Prep clinics are designed to share information which is specific to each particular event. Career coaching staff will be providing tips that are key to success based on the industry. Topics may include guidance for preparing, what is expected of you, what to expect of employers, and how to make meaningful connections with recruiters. Attendees will also receive an instructional video demonstrating the technical components of the VCF. Come ready to learn, explore, and ask questions!

Do Your Research
Before the career fair date, you can access a list of all the employers scheduled to be in attendance. We recommend you do your homework – research attending employers and make a list of the questions you want to ask recruiters.

Get Personalized Help 
Career Services has a staff of highly trained career coaches prepared to give you the personalized guidance you need for this event. You can request a complimentary one-hour virtual session with a career coach. Using a secured screen-sharing system, coaches can walk you through how to research employers, will look over your resume and your introduction statement, or help you with any other career fair related topic.

Update Your Resume
Email resumehelp@apus.edu with a copy of the resume you intend to use for the career fair, and a career coach will be in contact to share feedback within 5-7 business days.

Resources

Online Career TipsCareer Services Blog

Online Career Tips has a wealth of information. Search “career fair” for specifics on how to be successful at an in-person or virtual job search event.

Resume ReviewResume & Cover Letters

Find information on our complimentary resume reviews, resume and cover letter examples, a step-by-step writing guide, and key information on making a lasting impression.

InterviewsOne-on-One Interview Assistance

From access to self-lead resources to working one-on-one with a member of career services, there is plenty of support to prepare you for phone, video, and in-person job interviews.

VaultVault

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It's very important to research employers before a career fair event. Vault has an insider's view with "Day in the Life" information for roles within organizations.

Contact Information

Our career services team can provide more information our virtual or in-person career fairs.