Tuesday, September 24, 2019 • 2:00-5:00 PM • Cintas Center

Meet with employers representing various corporate, non-profit and government organizations. Open to all Xavier students and alumni seeking full-time employment or internship experience.  All majors should attend! 


  • Complete your Handshake profile for a quick check-in.
  • Check-in begins at 1:00 PM (Cintas Center south entrance.)
  • Professional attire required.
  • Bring ALL Card, plenty of resumes, a padfolio (if you have one), and business cards (if you have them). Schedule an appointment with a Career Coach or stop by during drop-in hours if you need help preparing for the career fair.


Career Fair Prep Week:  September 16-23
Career Development offers a variety of opportunities to help you prepare for the Fall Career Fair!  Check out the Career Fair Prep Sheet for the full schedule.  

  • JCPenney Suit-Up Event:  Shop career dress apparel - everything you need to look your best for the Fall Career Fair and upcoming interviews.  Show your All Card for 60% off select men's and women's career dress apparel and shoes.
  • Pointers from a Pro:  Employers and Career Ambassadors will set up in the following campus locations to provide quick career fair prep advice - resume reviews, questions about their organization, advice to help you stand out at the fair, and more.  
    • Pointers from a Pro with Cintas, Fifth Third Bank, & Senneca Holdings  
      September 17, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Gallagher Student Center
    • Pointers from a  Pro with Fund Evaluation Group & 3CDC  
      September 18, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Fenwick
    • Pointers from a Pro with Protective Life, Luxottica, & Cincinnati Bell  
      September 19, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Smith Hall
  • Career Coaching Drop-Ins:  Prefer to connect with a career coach as you prepare for the Fall Career Fair?  Bring in your resume for a review, get advice for researching employers before the fair, or practice your elevator pitch with a Career Coach!
  • Diversity Reception:  Connect with employers that embrace and support diversity and allyship in the workplace, building your network before the Fall Career Fair.  
  • Career Fair Backstage Pass First time career fair attendee?  Get a behind-the-scenes look at the 2019 Fall Career Fair!  Learn how to navigate and make the most of the event while exploring careers, industries, and companies.  Participants will have the opportunity to tour the fair and connect with employers before the event starts! 

Career Partners

Several organizations chose to build a greater presence at Xavier University this fall by being Career Partners.  These organizations will be actively engaged in a variety of events, including the Diversity Reception, Career Fair Prep Week, Career Fair Backstage Pass, and the Fall Career Fair.  Platinum Career Partners have already committed to spring events as well.  Learn more about fall Career Partners here.

Research Registered Employers

Login to Handshake to see the full list of registered employers and the positions for which they plan to recruit at the event. This list is updated as employers register, so check back often!

Career Fair Cheat Sheet
Unable to participate in Fall Career Fair Prep Week activities?  Check out the Career Fair Cheat Sheet video below to help you prepare.


Assist employers and Career Development staff before, during, or after the fair. Volunteering is a great way to casually meet employers, especially if you are a first or second year student. Sign up below: