Which Career Fair Employers Hire International Students? Find Out Here.

International students – as you prepare for the Duke All Industry Career Fair next week, you might be wondering which employers attending the fair are open to hiring you. Luckily, there’s an easy way to find out on Handshake. Here’s how:

1. Log into Handshake and click on the “events” tab

2. Click on the “Fall All-Industry Career Fair” event

3. Click “All Employers”

4. Under “categories” click the box to filter for “Accepts OPT/CPT” and/or “Will sponsor or doesn’t require a work visa”, depending on your preferences

5. That’s it! You now have a list of all the employers at the career fair who are open to hiring you.

Make sure you do your research in advance and prepare questions to ask employers. Good luck – you’ve got this!

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers