Roanoke College

Job Fairs


Graduates of Roanoke College are invited to participate in the following career and job fairs. For more information on any of the events, call the number indicated for the sponsor of the respective event, or contact the Roanoke College Office of Career Services at (540) 375-2303,

Lynchburg College's Career Development & Internships Office will host a Health Sciences Job Fair on Wednesday, October 1, 10am-3pm, in the Memorial Ballroom on their campus.  For a list of participating employers, see the Job Fairs binder in Career Services, or contact Toni McLawhorn (   You may visit the event any time during the open hours, and no pre-registration is required.

Challenge Consortium Commerce Job & Internship Fair will be held on Wednesday, October 8, 11am-3pm, at The Kirkley Hotel in Lynchburg, VA.  Advance registration is required of all job/internship seekers.  Contact Career Services Office,, for details.  

The RVA Career Expo will be held on Friday, October 10, 9am-1pm, at the Cultural Arts Center in Glen Allen, VA.  This event is sponsored by the Richmond Hokies Club, but is open to the public.  Pre-registration is required.  Details on employers in attendance may be found at this link, along with pre-registration information: 

The Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers National Conference and Career Fair will be held October 16-18 in Philadelphia, PA.  There will be a FREE job fair on Saturday, the 18th, for those who do not wish to attend the full conference.  Asian Americans are encouraged to attend.  Details and pre-registration information may be found at

The AAEE will host an Education Job Fair at the Sheraton Raleigh in Raleigh, NC, on Sunday, November 2 from 1-5pm.  Preregistration is required.  Details and registration information may be found at

NICBR will sponsor Exploring Careers in a Scientific Environment Symposium, on Thursday, November 6, at the National Cancer Institute Campus in Frederick, MD.  A variety of events will take place between 9am and 4pm.  Preregistration is required by October 18.  For details, visit

The Green Living and Energy Expo will be held at the Special Events Center, Roanoke Civic Center, on November 7th, 10am-6pm,  and November 8th, 10am-4pm.   This is an opportunity to meet many potential professionals at agencies and organizations leading to jobs in the environmental arena, among others.  For more details, visit

Roanoke College Spring Internship Fair and Summer Camps Job Fair will take place together on Monday, February 2, 2015, 4:30-6:00pm, in the Colket Center main Atrium/Pickle/Patterson.  Watch for details!  Student registration is not required.  This is a "business casual" attire event.

Roanoke College's annual Education Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, in the Colket Center on campus.  Advance registration and appointments are required of all job seekers.  Contact Career Services Office,, for details.  

Career Premiere Job & Internship Fair will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2015, 11am-3pm, at the Green Ridge Recreation Center in Roanoke, VA.  Advance registration is required of all job/internship seekers.  Contact Career Services Office,, for details.

Xperience 2015 will take place on March 28-29, 2015.  This program is intended to provide participants with a better understanding of living, working and playing in the Roanoke/New River Valley region, and allow you to make a large number of networking connections and job contacts.  The Blacksburg portion of the program is intended for professionals who live in other cities and states, but who want to see what this region has to offer professionally and socially.  Young professionals, including current college students, will join the group for a reception at Hotel Roanoke on Friday evening, September 5, to kick off the YP portion of the conference.  On the 6th, the conference will feature workshops and panel discussions held by local entrepreneurs and community leaders from business, government, and non-profits.  The event will also showcase the quality of life of this region to young professionals, who may be unaware of the many amenities.  Please visit for more information.  

This page is maintained by Toni McLawhorn, Last updated 9/29/14