Hosting Events on Campus

As an employer, you have a variety of ways to engage with Georgetown students. For employers interested in conducting on-campus events, the Cawley Career Education Center will begin accepting event requests from sponsor employers beginning on November 1. All other employers may begin submitting requests on November 18. All requests should be submitted via Handshake.

Below are just a few ways employers can engage with Georgetown students. Looking for more ways to engage? Feel free to reach out to Rebecca Cassidy, associate director of employer relations, at

Career Fairs

Georgetown University offers a variety of career fairs to help you engage with students that meet your needs. The following is a list of upcoming career fairs. All registrations can be done through Handshake and fees vary by fair. 

Government, Nonprofit, & Education Career Fair — Friday, February 7, 2020, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Registrations for the Government, Education, & Nonprofit Career Fair will be open on October 31.
**This is event is not open to the public. Students from Georgetown University, along with undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni from the following schools will be in attendance: American University, Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College, The College of William & Mary, Duke University, New York University, Swarthmore College, University of Richmond, University of Virginia, and Yale University are invited to attend.

Financial Services Networking Night, January 23, 2020, 7 p.m. — 9 p.m.
Finance firms: kickoff your Summer 2021 recruiting efforts by attending the 2020 Financial Services Networking Night! The 2020 Financial Services Networking Night hosts sophomores from across campus to learn about post-junior year internship opportunities. Firms will have the opportunity to meet students, share firm information and network in a relaxed setting.

Diversity Career Forum, January 27, 2020, 12 p.m. — 2 p.m.

Athlete Networking Night, January 27, 2020, 5 — 8 p.m.

Marketing Career Fair, February 28, 2 — 4 p.m.

Employer Information Sessions, Coffee Chats, and Office Hours

Employer events slots are offered during the following timeframes:
Fall 2019: Wednesday, August 28 – Friday, November 15
Spring 2020: Wednesday, January 8 – Tuesday, April 7

  • Information sessions generally take place at either 5 p.m. or 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
  • Coffee chats, office hours, and tabling can be scheduled between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Request information session dates and times on Handshake. The fee is $250 per information session for for-profit organizations. There is no fee for government and nonprofit employers.

For coffee chats, office hours and tabling requests, please reach out to Patrick Denenea at Coffee chats/office hours may incur a fee of $125, depending on the setup.

On-Campus Interviewing Program

We welcome employers to interview candidates in one of our on-campus interview rooms. This year’s OCI dates are:

Fall 2019: Wednesday, September 11 – Friday, November 22
Spring 2020: Wednesday, January 8, 2020 – Wednesday, April 8, 2020

You can make OCI requests on Handshake. If you have questions, email Patrick Denenea at