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Fairs

Career and Job Fairs

Each year, in conjunction with the University of Waterloo, University of Guelph and Conestoga College, the Laurier Career Centre hosts two fairs for our students and alumni. The fairs are consistently the largest in the country.

For other information about the fairs, including lists of participating organizations and how to prepare for the fairs, visit www.partners4employment.ca.

You can also attend a "Make the Most of Career/Job Fair" workshop in Waterloo or Brantford for tips on effectively networking at Career/Job Fair.

About Career Fair

Career Fair, held each September, is an excellent opportunity to network with potential employers and learn more about their organizations, careers and potential employment opportunities.

  • Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017
  • 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • RIM Park, Waterloo

About Job Fair

Job Fair, held each February, has participating organizations recruiting for full-time, contract, summer, co-op and part-time job openings. The importance of attending Job Fair cannot be overstated. It provides students and alumni with the chance to network with potential employers to learn more about their organizations and to apply for jobs on-site.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017
  • 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • RIM Park, Waterloo

The Further Education Fair

The Further Education Fair (Brantford, Waterloo) is held in October and is a valuable opportunity to learn about possible graduate programs as well as admission requirements and application procedures for a range of graduate and post-degree college programs. Participating programs include graduate schools, colleges, teacher education, law, international and health. Check back for dates in 2017.

Why Attend? This is your opportunity to speak with representatives from programs or schools you are considering. The event is great for students researching their options for a year or two in the future as well as for those applying this year. Learn about program choices, admission requirements and tips for successful applications. Students who have attended in the past talk about how they have learned information about the programs that goes beyond what was available on the school's website. Don't miss this chance to talk to the schools in person!

The On-Campus Student Employment and Volunteer Fair

The On-Campus Student Employment and Volunteer Fair (Brantford, Waterloo) is held in February at the Brantford campus and in March at the Waterloo campus. Learn about a variety of convenient on-campus positions, both paid and unpaid, that will be available during the following summer and academic year.

Careers in Criminology & Law Fair (Brantford)

The Criminology Faculty, Criminology Students' Association and the Career Centre partner to provide career information specific to the area of Criminology. Students connect with professionals working in various fields related to Criminology such as policing, probation and parole, law and others. Students from all programs are welcome to attend.

Careers in Education Fair (Brantford)

Great opportunitiy for students to connect with education organizations and school boards looking to hire for teaching and other education-related positions. Students from all programs and years are welcome to attend.