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CS|Source Career Fairs

The Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech is committed to connecting its talented students with top employers in the industry. Our CS|Source Career Fairs, held in the Fall and Spring semesters each year, provide an invaluable opportunity for both undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Science to network with potential employers, explore internship and full-time job opportunities, and learn about the latest trends in the tech industry.

CS|Source Career Fairs are limited to our CS|Source member companies, all of whom are committed to seeking and recruiting the best and brightest Computer Science students from Virginia Tech. Those non-member employers seeking membership and/or wishing to participate in the CS|Source Career Fair should contact Claire Shirkey, Strategic Relationships Manager, at

At the CS|Source Career Fairs, Computer Science student attendees engage in meaningful conversations with company representatives, learn about various career paths, and potentially secure interviews for highly sought-after positions. The CS|Source Career Fairs and other CS|Source programming are a testament to the department's dedication to connecting our Computer Science students to employers and preparing students for success in their future careers.

 By participating in our CS|Source Career Fairs, your company will have the chance to showcase your brand, share exciting projects and opportunities, and engage in meaningful conversations with a diverse pool of candidates who are eager to make their mark in the industry. With a reputation for excellence and strong industry partnerships, Virginia Tech's Department of Computer Science is committed to connecting its CS|Source member companies with the brightest minds in computing. 

Career Fair Attendance Spring 2022 - Spring 2024
Semester Employers CS Students
Spring 2022 23 319
Fall 2022 35 932
Spring 2023 25 539
Fall 2023 31 1,330
Spring 2024 16 483
Student volunteers show their Hokie pride at career fair. Photo by Tonia Moxley for Virginia Tech.

CS|Source Members engage in on-campus programming with CS students 

CS|Source in the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech provides its Partner- and Stakeholder-Level members dozens of opportunities throughout the year to get to know our students beyond meeting them at the CS|Source Career Fair each semester. Whether leading technical or professional workshops, participating in panel discussions, joining student group socials, or helping prepare students to share their resumes and elevator pitches at our mock career fair, our CS|Source members enjoy myriad points of access with the rich talent pool of CS students soon to be entering the workforce.

Ally Good (CoStar) provides feedback to a CS student on his resume at the Mock Career Fair. Photo by Joan Watson for Virginia Tech.

CS|Source invites our industry partners to share their ideas for engaging with students! From coffee chats to career days, we'd love to support your efforts.  Please contact our Strategic Relationships Manager, Claire Shirkey (; 540-231-8945) for more information.

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