2020 OSU Graduate and Professional School Expo

Is Graduate School in your future? Whether you are on the fence or have your mind made up about Grad School, getting a head start on the process gives you an edge over other students applying. Ohio State offers the best resource to give you that edge: the Graduate and Professional School Expo, held on September 23rd, 2020 from 12:00 to 5:00 virtually through Handshake.

The Expo hosts Graduate Schools from across the country and allows you to explore your options, gather information, and make connections with admission officers. The Expo also gives you access to Grad School experts, who can provide invaluable tips and advice about the Graduate School admission process. Professional dress is not required.

Current students and recent Ohio State alumni are welcome to attend and should register on Handshake. 

General Information

2019 OSU Graduate and Professional School Fair

Wednesday, November 6th, 4:30-6 p.m.
Performance Hall, 1st Floor of the Ohio Union

The College of Arts and Sciences Student Council will host their 10th annual OSU Graduate and Professional School Fair on Wednesday, November 6th. Attendees can speak with admissions representatives from 20+ graduate and professional programs offered at Ohio State, as well as the pre-law and pre-health academic advisors.

Any and all Ohio State students are invited to attend, where they can learn:

  • Why apply to Ohio State for graduate or professional school?
  • What’s involved in applying?
  • What undergraduate courses and programs can help you prepare?

No RSVP is necessary and free refreshments will be provided. To read more about this event and see a full list of the representatives attending, you can visit the website here.

This event is an option for Student Success Series credit.

Graduate and Professional School Expo

The Graduate and Professional School Expo will be held on September 19, 2018 from 12:30 – 4:00 p.m. in the Performance Hall and Great Hall Meeting Room on the first floor of the Ohio Union.

At the Expo you can meet with more than 100 graduate schools from across the country, explore all of their options, gather information, and make connections with admission officers. Admission is free to all Ohio State students. Professional dress is not required.

Public Service Career Fair

The Ohio Department of Public Safety is hosting a Free Public Service Career Fair! This is an opportunity to explore career opportunities and gain knowledge about a variety of state agencies and a great way for anyone to market themselves in one place!  Also, this is a free event

WHEN: Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Ohio State Highway Patrol Training Academy  740 E. 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43211

More Information

  • Open to all students and general public
  • Several State agencies will be in attendance with representatives to answer questions and pass out information
  • Plenty of free parking
  • Computer access will be available

Go and learn about all the career options available to you!

Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair


The Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair will take place on Tuesday, January 24th, from 1:00 to 5:30pm in the Ohio Union Grand Ballroom.

Organizations at the fair will be recruiting for volunteer positions, internships, part-time summer jobs, and full-time summer jobs. There will be 120 employers from a wide range of fields present. This is a great opportunity for you to find a way to spend your summer doing something you are interested in while enhancing your resume. While at the fair, you can also have a LinkedIn headshot taken for free!

In addition, Career Services has partnered with JFS Columbus to offer a unique career fair prep workshop titled The Secret Sauce. This interactive workshop will teach you skills you’ll need to standout at the Internship and Opportunity Fair. It will take place on Wednesday, Jan 18th, from 5:30 to 7:00pm in the Psychology Building, room 14.

OSU 2017 Spring Internship & Opportunity Fair

Mark your calendars – the OSU Spring Internship & Opportunity Fair will be on Tuesday, January 24th, 2017!

The fair will be hosted in the Ohio Union, in the Archie Griffin Grand Ballroom from 1:00 – 5:30PM. This event is specifically designed for students looking for summer 2017 opportunities, which includes internships, volunteer opportunities, part-time summer jobs or full-time summer jobs. With over 80 companies attending, this fair really has something for every student, no matter where they are in their OSU career. Click here to check which companies will be in attendance and see what they are offering.

Additionally, in preparation for the fair, there will be a Resume-O-Rama work-shopping opportunity in 100 Denney Hall, Wednesday, January 18th between 8:30AM – 4:00PM.

You can also visit the College of Arts and Sciences Career Services website for general information about career planning and opportunities.

Want to jump start your search for the right program? Check out this listing  of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.

2016 Summer Internship & Opportunity Fair

On Tuesday, January 26 the Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair will take place in the Ohio Union Archie Griffin Grand Ballroom from 1-6 pm.

Opportunities available center around summer internships, volunteer opportunities, part-time jobs, and full-time jobs.

In total, 112 organizations are registered to be at the fair, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to non-profits and summer camps.

More organizations may join, so you are encouraged to check this page to keep updated on who will be represented at the fair.

OSU Graduate and Professional School Fair

The sixth annual OSU Graduate and Professional School Fair will be held on Thursday, November 5 from 4:30 – 6:00 PM in the Ohio Union Great Hall Meeting Rooms 1 & 2.

Admission representatives from more than twenty OSU programs, pre-law and pre-health advisors, and arts and sciences career counselors will be available to answer questions.  This is a great opportunity for students who are new to OSU to begin to think about coursework, extracurricular activities, and co-curricular opportunities that will help them to prepare for graduate or professional school admissions.  It is also a good opportunity for students who are approaching graduation to learn what they need to do in order to apply to an OSU program.

This Fair is an option for Student Success Series credit.

Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.

Health Sciences Majors Fair


Thursday, October 29, 2015

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Biomedical Research Tower

460 West 12th Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210

This event will showcase undergraduate and graduate degrees in the health science majors at The Ohio State University. These degrees enable students to become active members of the healthcare team. Work settings after graduation include the healthcare industry, research, and education.

This event is free and open to the public. To register, go to scarletandgray.osu.edu and enter the code “Health2015.”

Parking is available in the 12th Avenue Garage, located at 340 W. 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH (approximately $8.00). Campus maps are available at osu.edu/map.

For more information call 614-292-9444 or email professional@osu.edu.