The Career Development Center provides Mercyhurst students and alumni with access to several career fairs. To learn more about these fairs, click on the links below or schedule an appointment with a career counselor.

Mercyhurst Graduate School Fair will be on Thursday, September 27, 2018. This fair provides students with the opportunity to meet with representatives from many graduate schools and programs. Use this fair to learn more about programs that interest you, to learn about application requirements and deadlines, and about financial aid options.

Log into your Handshake account to register for the event and see a list of employers who will attend. All students are invited to the fair! You should come dressed in professional attire. Our annual career fair welcomes over 100 local and national employers.

WestPACS Job & Internship Fair is a consortium fair held in Monroeville, PA each semester. This fair will be on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 and Wednesday, March 13, 2019. For an updated list of employers, and to pre-register to attend the fair for free, visit Transportation to the fair will be provided by the CDC.

PERC Education Job Fair is a consortium fair for teachers, nurses, and counselors interested in K-12 work. It is held annually in Monroeville, PA. This year’s event will be Wednesday, March 27, 2019. To register for the fair and to see a list of school districts attending, visit

Online Recruiting

Employers are actively seeking Mercyhurst graduates! Connect with employers and view open job postings by logging into your Handshake account.

On-Campus Recruiting

Employers are welcome to recruit our students on-campus. Employers interested in recruiting at Mercyhurst will receive:
- the use of a spacious, private interviewing room
- a pre-arranged student interview schedule of qualified candidates
- lunch with members of the faculty and administration

If you are interested in coming to campus to interview our students, contact the Career Development Center at 814-824-2078.