EXPO 2020 Student Center



What is EXPO?

The EXPO career fair is an interactive one-day event that annually attracts over 170 companies and over 4,000 students. While the fair focuses on recruitment into the engineering and STEM fields, it is open to all undergraduate and graduate students representing the wide variety of majors offered on the Purdue – West Lafayette campus.

Company seminars take place the Monday before the one-day career fair. On campus interviews are held on the days following the fair.

If your browser does not support Career Fair Plus, download the complete company list here!

General Information|

Date: TBA

Time: TBA

Location: TBA

Who Can Attend: Purdue undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni. The fair is focused on engineering, science, and technology majors; however, it is open to all majors.

Services Provided: TBA



|Prep Night

Unsure of how to approach company representatives? Need feedback to improve your resume? Join PESC the week before Industrial Roundtable at EXPO Prep Night to learn more about the career fair and how to prepare! There will be presentations by this year's EXPO Director as well as representatives from the CCO. PASE and the Krannert Professional Development Center will be sponsoring a Mock Career Fair, where students can get professional photographs taken, have their resume reviewed, and practice talking with company reps. EXPO Prep Night will occur on DATE TBA.




Companies host seminars to peak interest in prospective employees and also provide an additional opportunity to talk with representatives. Seminars can include topics from general company information to employment and advancement opportunities within the business. Seminars will span a fifty minute time slot and are held in the Stewart Center on campus.

Seminars will be held on DATE TBA from TIMES TBA. See the guidebook for further information about company attendance and schedules!



|Industrial Scholarship Program

Sponsored by donations from companies participating in PESC's career fairs, the Industrial Scholarship Program grants students attending either EXPO in the spring or Industrial Roundtable in the fall the opportunity to be rewarded for their motivational efforts to further their career and experience.

Students apply for the Industrial Scholarship during the semester prior to the applicable career fair. Click below to apply for this generous scholarship for the upcoming semester! Remember that applications are anonymous to the judges, so besides your name and PUID, your application must not have identifying information. 

The application will be open on DATE TBA. If you have any questions, please contact the Industrial Roundtable committee at CONTACT INFO.



Career Fair Plus|

EXPO has integrated the use of the Career Plus Fair app to effectively communicate information about the fair to students in real-time.

It is available to all students and contains the summarized version of the information that is in the fair guidebooks. According to recent student survey responses, over 90% of fair attendees have downloaded the app, and this number is continuing to grow!