Key annual events

Annual Events

Job Fair

February

Attend the largest job fair in the country. Meet employers hiring for summer, co-op, full-time, part-time, and permanent or contract openings. This event is sponsored by the University of Waterloo, University of Guelph, Wilfrid Laurier University, and Conestoga College. Students and alumni from all disciplines are welcome.

Please contact Michelle Radman if you have any questions.

Career Fair

September

Speak to prospective employers about “after graduation” career opportunities. Sponsored by the University of Waterloo, University of Guelph, Wilfrid Laurier University, and Conestoga College, Career Fair is the largest event of its kind in Canada. Students and alumni from all disciplines are encouraged to attend this fair as a networking opportunity.

Please contact Michelle Radman if you have any questions.

Volunteer Fair

September and January

Speak to agency representatives from a variety of organizations about volunteer opportunities in the local community. Meet employers from the non-profit sector and find out about project-based opportunities.

Please contact Jaclyn Halliwell if you have any questions.

Health Careers Conference

September

Take the next steps on your path to a health career at this annual event. Hear from practitioners about their fields, get tips on how to become a better candidate, network over lunch, attend practitioner panels, and connect with opportunities. Physiotherapy, osteopathy, optometry, dentistry, pharmacy, chiropractic, osteopathy, therapeutic recreation, and more!

Please contact Kaitlyn Kraatz if you have any questions.

Further Education Fair

October

Get the information you need to start program research or support your application for further study. Talk to representatives from teaching, law, MBA, engineering, health, pharmacy, optometry, veterinary medicine, social work, college post-degree/certificate programs in Canada and abroad. Check out the full institution list online the week before the event.

Please contact Gillian McKenzie-Yorke if you have any questions.