Harvard Diversity Opportunities Fair

Friday, October 18, 2024, 2-4:30pm ET
Harvard Student Organization Center at Hilles (SOCH) – 59 Shepard St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Event Overview

The Diversity Opportunities Fair connects Harvard undergraduate and graduate students together with a wide array of employers that offer job and internship programs, including for underrepresented undergraduate and graduate student populations. Students, no experience necessary! Organizations are looking to connect with all class years. Many employers have both full-time and internship opportunities as well as programs open to sophomores and first-years.

All Harvard students are welcome and invited to connect to organizations seeking to diversify their workforce.

For Students:

  • Eligibility: Open to all Harvard University & MIT students – please note some organizations may be targeting specific class years.
    • Students from Other Harvard Graduate Schools: Advanced Registration Not Required
      When you arrive to the event, there will be an opportunity to sign in and make a name tag.
    • MIT Students: Register in advance through the MIT Career Advising & Professional Development Office. MIT students who do not register prior to 5pm on Wednesday, October 4th will need to provide photo ID upon arrival to the event.
  • View, search, and filter the current list of participating organizations. Note that organizations are added on a rolling basis.
  • Transportation: The Mignone Center for Career Success has booked a shuttle that will run in a continuous loop from the corner of Mt. Auburn St. / Holyoke St. to the SOCH, beginning at 1:30pm. Additionally, The Harvard SOCH is a 15 minute walk from Harvard Yard and has a Bluebikes docking station near the entry.

For Employers

  • Register now for the Harvard Diversity Opportunities Fair. The event registration page will have more information including registration fees.
    • Employers are encouraged to register by July 19 to take advantage of early registration rates
  • Resume Books: All organizations are invited to access the opt-in Diversity Opportunities Fair Resume Book. Please submit the Career Fair Resume Book Registration Form to purchase a resume book. The event resume book will be sent within 2 business days following the career fair. Contact employers@fas.harvard.edu with any questions. Please note, career fair participants will automatically have access to the event resume book. 

Harvard reserves the right to modify any in-person event to a virtual format in response to public health concerns. For questions and additional information, please contact our Employer Engagement Team at employers@fas.harvard.edu.