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Career Fairs

Dalhousie University offers 2 major Career Fairs each year.

Halifax Universities Career Fair:      September 26, 2017
Job and Career Fair:
                            February 8, 2018

Career Fairs allow you to communicate directly with our students about career opportunities in your organization and identify talented and skilled individuals ready to enter the workforce.

Halifax Career Fair 

The Halifax Career Fair is Atlantic Canada's Premier Recruitment Event. 

This year's fair is September 26th at the Cunard Centre in Halifax.  The Fair is a joint Partnership between Dalhousie University, Saint Mary’s University and Mount Saint Vincent University.

With over 2000 students bused in from all across the region, the Fair is the largest of its kind in Atlantic Canada.

Employers can register for the fair on the Halifax Career Fair website

Job and Career Fair 

The Job and Career Fair is an integral part of our winter/spring recruitment season. The Fair attracts over 900 students each year and offers a starting point for Dalhousie students to communicate directly with employers and higher education institutions on employment and graduate study opportunities

Date: February 8, 2018

Location: McInnes Room, Student Union Building
6131 University Avenue
                  Halifax, NS


Registration for this year’s Fair is now open. To register for the fair, you will need to have an account with our myCareer system. For exhibitors who already have an account, you can go to Event Registration.

If you need to create an account, please visit Employer Registration and fill out the account registration form. You will receive an email confirming your login information within 1 business day of completing your registration.      

2018 Booth Prices: 

  • Corporate, Business and Government            $420.00 + HST
  • Non-Profit Organizations                                  $220.00 + HST                            
  • Summer Camps                                                 $220.00 + HST                            
  • Educational Programs                                      $220.00 + HST                                    
  • Dalhousie Educational Programs                   $120.00 + HST

Event Itinerary:

9:30 - 10:45 AM   Check-in at the Registration table 
9:30 - 10:45 AM  Booth Set up  
11:00 AM Fair Begings
3:00 PM Fair Ends
3:00 - 3:30 PM Booth Break Down 

Campus Recruitment 

Leading up to both the Halifax Career Fair and the Job and Career Fair we encourage employers to come to campus to meet with our students and participate in Career Fair Prep events. Please check out our recruitment services for more information. 

If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact career.services@dal.ca.