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Due to extreme weather conditions, The Ohio State University’s main campus was closed on January 30, 2019. As a result, the 2019 SWE Career Fair that was scheduled to take place on January 30th has been changed.


The career fair has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 1:00pm-6:00pm. Please note that we were not able to reserve all of the space that we previously had scheduled at the Ohio Union. It might be close quarters, but we will be able to accommodate all who are able to attend. We appreciate your patience and flexibility. If you registered for the next-day interviews, we will be able to host the Next-Day Interview event on Friday, February 1, 2019. 

Option 1:

If you are not able to attend the career fair on Thursday, January 31, 2019, please reply to Amy Franklin at ASAP.

Option 2:

If you are able to attend the career fair on Thursday, January 31, 2019, you do not need to respond to this email. Please follow the instructions below and we’ll plan to see you on Thursday.

Location & Driving Directions/Maps:

The SWE Career Fair will be held at the Ohio Union.


The Ohio Union

1739 North High Street

Columbus OH 43210


Click here for detailed driving directions to the Ohio Union.



The parking garage adjacent to the north side of the Ohio Union is operated by CampusParc  (614-688-0000). The Ohio Union South Garage is located immediately adjacent to the north side of the building with access from High Street and College Road. Upon arrival, pull a ticket from the gate machine and bring it with you to the Employer Registration table. At the Employer Registration table, you will be given a barcode sticker to place in the “Sticker Here” box on your ticket. When you exit the garage, INSERT the ticket into the slot (you will not use the barcode scanner). You must have this ticket to depart from the garage. 

Employer Registration at the SWE Career Fair:

Doors will open for employer registration and set-up at 11:00am. The Employer Registration table will be located on the 1st floor of the Ohio Union. After you check in at the Employer Registration table, student volunteers will escort you to your table.

Employer Lunch:

Lunch will be available between 11:30am-1:30pm. Location of lunch will be provided when you check in.


We hope to see you at the SWE Career Fair!


The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will host its 34th annual SWE Career Fair on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 1:00pm-6:00pm.***

***Please note the schedule change below:


The first hour of the career fair is ONLY OPEN to BS students within one calendar year of graduation, OR students actively pursuing a MS or PhD degree, OR alum who graduated within the last 12 months



Open to ALL students with a valid BuckID


Registration opens on November 19, 2018 and closes on January 11, 2019, unless capacity is reached at an earlier time.

Ohio State staff meet with Caterpillar.The SWE Career Fair is a terrific opportunity to create visibility for your company and to share information on career, co-op, and internship opportunities with thousands of engineering and computer science students.  Both the SWE Career Fair and Engineering Career Services should be part of your recruiting strategy at Ohio State. Engineering Career Services staff can help you schedule on-campus interviews; advertise your company and jobs to co-op, intern, and graduating students; and publicize other recruiting-oriented events.

Employers who wish to schedule on-campus interviews following the career fair should do so when registering for the fair, since space fills very quickly.

Engineering Career Services will host a next-day interview event on Thursday, January 31, 2019NOTE:  Registration for next-day interviews is NOT part of your career fair registration.  You must submit a separate request for next-day interview space through your Handshake recruiting account.