Center for Career and Talent Development Events


The start of the fall semester signals the start of our career events for the academic year. Our signature career events and fairs are designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills, develop a career goal, and network with career representatives from various fields. It is our goal to ensure that our students walk away from each event having taken the first step in a long and successful career journey. 

Fall 2021


Copy of Part-Time Job Fair Web

Part-Time Job Fair

September 2, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Student Recreation & Wellness 

The Part-Time Job fair provides students the opportunity to bridge the gap between college experience and the career world.  Students can begin crafting a solid foundation for their career now.  By obtaining a part-time job, students will gain valuable experience, learn vital skills, begin adding new layers to their resume and generate an income.

Employers Registered

  • Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Virginia
  • New River Valley Community Services
  • Ozmo, Inc.
  • Radford University Housing & Residential Life
  • Radford University - McConnell Library
  • Radford University - Student Involvement
  • Radford University - Advancement - Annual Giving
  • Rhino Sports
  • Roanoke Valley Counseling Center, LLC
  • Strengthening Our System, Inc. (SOS)
  • The National Bank of Blacksburg
  • Town of Christiansburg
Copy of FALL 2021 Fair Web

Fall 2021 Career Fair

September 22 & 23
In Person:  9/22, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Student Recreation & Wellness 
Virtual:  9/23, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Handshake Platform

Let's Take the First Step Together!

Take advantage of either or both formats of the Career Fair to meet with employers.  The Fall 2021 Career Fair will give you an unparalleled opportunity to obtain a job or internship, explore various career avenues, and connect you with recruiters from a wide range of career fields. Take the first step on your career journey TODAY!

Employers Registered

In-Person (September 22nd)

  • Albemarle County Police Dept.
  • Anne Arundel County Police Department
  • Arlington County Police Department
  • Carter Machinery Company
  • Cenvar Roofing
  • Chesterfield County Police Department
  • City of Greensboro - Fire Department
  • CoStar Group
  • Cotton & Company
  • HCA 
  • Henry County Sheriff's Office
  • Insight Global
  • M.C. Dean
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Mount Rogers Community Services
  • Pathways Family Preservation
  • Prince William County Police Department
  • Pulaski Police Department
  • Republic Finance
  • Roanoke County Public Schools
  • Roanoke Valley Counseling Center
  • The Branch Group
  • The National Bank of Blacksburg
  • The Tides Inn
  • TORC Robotics
  • Virginia State Police
  • Virginia Tech Police Department
  • Wize Solutions

Virtual (Handshake Platform)

  • Ballad Health
  • Center Research & Technology Integration
  • Chesterfield County Police Department
  • Eckerd Connects
  • Federal Bureau of Investigations
  • Freddie Mac-Information Technology
  • Freedom Mortgage
  • Geico
  • Inova Health System
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Myers and Stauffer
  • Ochsner Health
  • Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Prince William County Police
  • Riverside Health System
  • Southern Teachers Agency
  • TFAS - DC Internships 
  • TORC Robotics
  • University of Glasgow, Graduate Programs
  • Vertosoft, LLC
  • Virginia Tech Graduate School
FALL 2021 RUCFair Web

Radford University Carilion Career Fair

September 28, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Radford University Carilion, Roanoke, VA, Board Room.

Let's take the first step together!

Working or interning during your time in college can provide you with a sneak preview of your future career in healthcare, add valuable experience to your resume and continue to sharpen your skills. . Take the first step on your career journey TODAY!

Employers Registered

  • Carilion Clinic - Human Resources
  • enCircleAll-Formally Lutheran Family Services of Virginia
  • HCA
  • LifeSpire of Virginia
  • Regional Ten Community Services Board
  • Richfield Living

Graduate & Professional School Fair

October 6, 
In Person-11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Student Rec & Wellness Center
Virtual, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m., Handshake Platform

Your career is your story to write! Making the decision to continue your education beyond your undergraduate degree holds the potential to open doors to continuously greater and higher levels of employment in your future career.   The fair will give you a unique opportunity to connect with representatives from graduate and professional schools around the country. Connect, network, and learn what comes next in the application process!

Employers Registered


  • Appalachain School of Law
  • Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Emory & Henry College
  • Mary Baldwin University
  • ODU-Graduate Admissions
  • Radford University - Criminal Justice
  • Radford University Carilion - Public Health & Healthcare Leadership
  • Ross University School of Medicine
  • Shenandoah University
  • Trinity School of Medicine - Admissions
  • Truett McConnell University
  • University of Virginia - School of Nursing


  • American University - School of Public Fairs
  • American University, Kogod School of Business
  • Binghamton University - Office of Graduate Recruitment
  • Duke University Nicholas School of the Environment
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School: Medical master's Program
  • George Mason University - College of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Keiser University Flagship Campus
  • Radford University - Criminal Justice
  • Radford University Carilion - Public Health & Healthcare Leadership
  • University of Chicago Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice Admissions
  • University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences - Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy
  • VCU College of Health Professions
  • Virginia Tech Graduate School