Graduate and Professional School Fairs

For more information on the following events, refer to the Job and Graduate School Fairs binder in the Office of Career Services on campus, or call (540) 375-2303.

Southwest Virginia Graduate Education Opportunities Fair

The Southwest Virginia Region is dedicated to providing opportunities of higher education to its community members. The Graduate Education Opportunities Fair brings together partners from across the region to share educational and professional opportunities available at the various institutions and centers located in the region. Please join us to learn more.  Graduate Education Opportunities Fair, Friday, October 24, 2014, 4pm to 6pm, Graduate Life Center, Virginia Tech, 144 Otey Street, Blacksburg, VA 24061   Parking Instructions: Please make your first stop to our Visitor's Center. You will receive a parking pass and map.You will park in lot P7.


4:00pm   Welcome in the Auditorium   

4:30pm - 6:00pm   Opportunities Fair in the Multipurpose Room

4:30pm - 6:00pm   Breakout sessions in Rooms A, B, C, D, F, G Session Topics on the half hour: Room A: Application and Funding at Hollins UniversityRoom B: Application and Funding at Radford UniversityRoom C: Application and Funding at Emory and HenryRoom D: Opprtunitites at the Roanoke Higher Education CenterRoom F: Application and Funding at Virginia TechRoom G: Surviving graduate school - student panel-

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On October 28, a Sports Management Virtual Grad School Fair will be held online, free to participants.  Learn more at this site:  Register at this link:

Lynchburg College will host a Law School Fair on November 4.  The timeline for that day is:  9:30 am -1:00pm Fair 1:00 pm lunch with recruiters for students (that RSVP'd).  Staying for lunch is optional but does require an RSVP.  To RSVP for  the lunch with a recruiter, email -   Location - Schewel Hall - 1st floor in the Flint Family Lobby  

Law Schools Attending Law Fair 2014
Appalachian School of Law
Duquesne University School of Law
Elon University School of Law
Florida Coastal School of Law
Liberty University School of Law
Ohio Northern University College of Law
Regent University School of Law
St Thomas University School of Law
Wake Forest
Washington and Lee University
William and Mary Law School

The Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology will hold an Online Information Session on Wednesday, November 5, and again, on Wednesday, December 3, from 1-2pm each day.  Information on their distance learning programs will be provided, including Organizational and Leadership Psychology, Higher Education Student Personnel Administration, Leadership Psychology, Executive Coaching, and Health Coaching.  Click on the link for each date to register.  To learn more about these programs, visit

DISCO International invites you to the world's largest job fair for Japanese-English speakers ---28th annual BOSTON CAREER FORUM--- November 7 - 9 (Fri. - Sun.), 2014 Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)   The Boston Career Forum is for anyone who is: - Japanese-English speaking (minimum of a conversational level in both Japanese and English)   and - looking for a full-time or internship position - interested in working for one of the over 200 companies expected to participate such as:   ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS CO., LTD. / AMAZON JAPAN / BARCLAYS / BLOOMBERG / DEUTSCHE BANK GROUP /DISNEY WORLDWIDE SERVICES, INC. / HITACHI / JOHNSON & JOHNSON / MCKINSEY & COMPANY, INC., JAPAN / MORGAN STANLEY / PANASONIC / PwC JAPAN / SOFTBANK GROUP / UNIQLO / SONY / THE BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP / UBS and more!   Unlike typical job fairs, companies will be holding several rounds of interviews during the Boston Career Forum. Some may even give out offers by the end of the three day event.  There is no fee to register for and attend the Boston Career Forum.   Travel Scholarships are also available to help defray the cost of traveling.  We are currently accepting applications online until Oct. 23.   For online registration and more info regarding the above, please go to:   If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at is a resource to provide students with a unique way of searching for graduate schools and programs. This venture represents a "marriage" of the traditional school fair and technology. For more information, visit is a resource to provide students with a unique way of searching for graduate schools and programs. This venture represents a "marriage" of the traditional school fair and technology. For more information, visit


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