ed-fair-header_horizontal.jpgMonday, March 30, 2020 • 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM • Cintas Center

Teaching and counseling students and alumni seeking full-time employment are invited to attend the Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair on Monday, March 30, 2020 in the Cintas Center on the Xavier University Campus.  No pre-registration is required to attend this fair.  Candidates should dress professionally and be prepared to speak with recruiters regarding employment opportunities. Additional tips for preparation are available by scheduling an appointment with Career Development, attending a workshop, or reviewing the eTips below.


  • No pre-registration required.
  • Check-in begins at 8:30 AM (Cintas Center south entrance)
  • Dress professionally.
  • Bring Student ID (current students), plenty of resumes, and a padfolio (to hold resumes.)


8:30 AM - 9:30 AM - Candidate Check-In
Please enter the Cintas Center through the south doors. Parking is available in the C-2 lot. (No parking pass required on event date.) Click here for directions to campus and a campus map.

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Networking Session
Recruiters and teaching/counseling candidates may meet informally to discuss employment opportunities. Some schools may take this time to schedule afternoon interviews. Candidates must attend the Networking Session to be considered for afternoon interviews.

12:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Interviews for Selected Candidates
Some schools will choose to interview on-site at this event. Interviews scheduled during the networking session will take place at the school's booth that afternoon. Candidates must attend and secure an interview during the networking session to attend during this time.


Review Registered Employers - Coming fall 2019

Click here for a list of registered employers.  This list updates as registrations are received. Because hiring needs can change greatly over the course of the spring semester, candidates are strongly encouraged to also visit the school district's website for additional openings in preparation for the fair. 

What employers do YOU want to see at the fair?

Complete this 2-minute survey to tell us what employers you most hope to see at the Education Career Fair.  We will reach out to them to encourage them to register!

Directions to Cintas Center/Parking/Campus Map
Click here for directions to the Cintas Center, parking information, and a Xavier University campus map. Parking passes will not be required for this event. Candidates may park in the east Cintas Center lot labeled C-2.

Education Career Fair Tip Sheet and FAQs - Coming January 2020

  • Education Career Fair Tips for Success
  • 2020 Education Career Fair FAQs

Education Resume Video

Click here to view a 12-minute video coaching Education majors on how to build an effective teaching candidate resume.

Connect on LinkedIn
Join the new Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Educators LinkedIn group for more information and to get connected.

Education Career Fair App

Download the FREE career fair app available via iTunes and Google Play! Download by searching Career Fair Plus in the App Store and Google Play Store. Search for SONK (Southwest Ohio Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair). Look for real time updates and announcements leading up to and on the day of the fair.

The Southwest Ohio/Northern Kentucky Education Career Fair is presented by Cincinnati Christian University, Mount St. Joseph University, Northern Kentucky University, Wilmington College, the University of Cincinnati, and Xavier University. Students and alumni of the seven sponsoring colleges/universities are invited to attend.