Annual Fairs & Events

Every year the Gustavus Career Development hosts or participates in many events. Below is a brief description of our main fairs and events. Please contact Career Development at or 507-933-7575 with questions or requests for more information.


Real Life 101: Career is offered in the Career Development Office on most Mondays that classes are in session. The format is: walk-in questions time and a career work session. Work sessions are intended to be doing sessions - not just listening! The schedule of work session topics is on Events on Handshake

Real Life 101


First Year Pre-Health Advising Session

Thursday, September 7, 2017, 5-6 p.m. | Heritage Room, Jackson Campus Center


Gustavus Networking Challenge

Holiday Break | December 20, 2017 - January 2, 2018

Deadline for Story Submission: January 5, 2018

For more details click here.


Fair Prep Party

February 21, 2018

St. Peter Room

Prepare for success at MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair at the Fair Prep Party! From 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in Alumni Hall. Alumni will be here to give you opportunity to practice your introduction in speed networking and also provide mock interviews. Be sure to Join this Event on Handshake!

MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Minneapolis Convention Center

One of the premier college and employer partnerships in the country! Employers meet with students from Minnesota Private Colleges to discuss their individual organization and any internship or job opportunities within it. The first day is available to connect with students and begin interviews, while the second day is solely dedicated to interviews. Students must register with Career Development in advance by going to Handshake to Join the Event. Transportation for Wednesday is availablel from campus. Go to Handshake and Join the Bus Event for the Fair. More information can be found here. More information for Employers can be found at:


Health Professions Fair

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Heritage and St. Peter Rooms


Nursing Fair

Wednesday, March 21, 2018


MN Education Job Fair

April 21, 2017

Schools and school districts meet with senior and alumni with Education Majors. Students register in advance with Gustavus Career Development. For more information and details on organizations attending can be found here.

Updated 8/25/2017 LA