The Graduate Studies Center hosts a Graduate and Professional School Fair during the fall semester, and offers students and alumni a wide variety of graduate and professional school programs to choose from. This fair is your opportunity to network with local, regional, and national institutions that are actively recruiting for their schools and programs.

Whether you are starting your search for potential schools and/or programs, learning more about various programs, or looking for that particular program or school, the Graduate and Professional School Fair is an event not to be missed!

16th Annual Graduate and Professional School Fair

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Broome Library Plaza

List of Participating Schools

Make the Most of your Fair Experience

Prepare for the Fair
It is easy to feel nervous or intimidated at the prospect of meeting recruiters. What should I say? How should I dress? Is my resume up to par? The Graduate Studies Center(GSC) staff have resources available to help you prepare:

How to Prepare for the Graduate and Professional School Fair--Workshop Presentation (link coming soon)

Graduate School Fair Checklist (PDF, 255KB)

Questions to Ask Recruiters (MS Word, 19KB)

Additional Resources –
Graduate School Handbook (PDF, 689KB)

Students & Alumni Parking

For driving directions and a campus map, visit our interactive map.

All vehicles must either have a semester or daily parking permit displayed. Student attendees must purchase a parking permit from a kiosk or Parking & Transportation at Placer Hall. Keep in mind that purchasing a parking permit does not guarantee a parking space. Parking spaces are filled first-come first-serve.

Event Evaluation

Complete an event evaluation after the Graduate and Professional School Fair to assist us with meeting the needs of our student and alumni. All completed evaluations will be entered to win a prize!

Follow up After the Fair

Volunteer Information

Need Volunteer Hours? If you are interested in assisting us or would like to learn more about this opportunity, contact the Graduate Studies Center at (805) 437-3579 or

*Please note: for volunteers, business casual attire is required. No jeans, t-shirts, or flip flops. We look forward to working with you to host a successful fair.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact us at 805-437-3579.

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