Engagement Opportunities

Spring Career Fair

RPI's Spring 2022 Virtual Career Fair: Wednesday, February 9th, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm EST, on the Handshake virtual platform

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute takes pride in preparing students to become innovators and future leaders in their professions. If you're looking to network with students and alumni that aspire to change the world, you're in the right place! RPI's Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) is dedicated to maximizing recruitment efforts and increasing meaningful connections with RPI's top-quality student body. Employers can expect to engage with students at all stages in career exploration, from inquiry to actively seeking opportunities. Students from every class year are encouraged to attend.

Employer Registration is now Open!
Employer Preview Link: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/28291/employer_preview?token=RNxKe7j4GaHEZWiRn3Z1DCaaprDf5pUg4P4jb4nrV_qxvajVPsgDjQ

Student Registration Opens January 19th!

Student Preview Link: https://rpi.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/28291/student_preview?token=RNxKe7j4GaHEZWiRn3Z1DCaaprDf5pUg4P4jb4nrV_qxvajVPsgDjQ

Employer registration fee

General registration: $300 per organization
Government & Non-Profit: $100 per organization
Please contact Lori Flynn at flynnl2@rpi.edu if your company needs special fee considerations
At this time, we are only able to accept payment by check

Information Sessions

Provide targeted information to students about your organization, job opportunities, career paths, and steps to apply. Rensselaer offers on-site facilities to host these events.

Industry Panels

Interact with students on campus by providing industry insight as a panelist, moderator, or lecturer in your industry of expertise.


Review resumes of over 600 students prior to our on-campus career fairs.  This is an excellent opportunity to personally engage with a large population of Rensselaer students.

Employer Partnerships

Sponsor career-related events at Rensselaer to engage and interact with students while building corporate awareness. The goal is to navigate students through a series of career development workshops to identify talent early, build a pipeline of candidates, and make informed hiring decisions.

Let's Get Started

  1. Tell us your hiring needs at bit.ly/recruitatRPI
  2. Post to Handshake
  3. Identify talent at on-campus events
  4. Expand your candidate pool
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