Career events

Career fairs

Career fairs are one of the best ways to network with and meet employers looking for talent. The College of Engineering typically hosts two large career fairs per year that specifically serve engineering and computer science students. Information about upcoming Winter 2022 career fair — scheduled for Friday, Feb. 25 — can be found in Handshake as well as on the College of Engineering events calendar.

In addition to career fairs hosted by Wayne State University and the College of Engineering, organizations outside of Wayne State also host a variety of career fairs each year, including:

Networking events

Networking events are another great way to connect with employers looking for potential engineering candidates and are held several times each semester. Examples of these events include employer information sessions, alumni panels, "lunch-n-learns", and industry days. Students are encouraged to regularly check their e-mail and the Handshake events section.