Recruitment Calendar

Graduate Recruitment Events across the U.S. (including Puerto Rico)

We would like to meet you!

Representatives from the Cornell Graduate School will be attending a number of recruitment events during the 2019-12 academic year. Please explore our recruiting schedule to identify opportunities to speak with a Cornell representative at an event.

If you are a university or corporate representative interested in having the Cornell Graduate School participate in a recruitment event you are hosting, please contact Anitra McCarthy (, senior director of recruitment.

2019-20 Recruitment Calendar

2019-20 Recruitment Calendar
July 18-20, 2019University of Buffalo McNair Conference
Niagara Falls, NY
July 19-20, 2019The Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers
Andover, MA
July 26-28, 2019Leadership Alliance National Symposium
Hartford, CT

August 7, 2019Ecological Society of America Diversity ForumNew Orleans, LA
September 15-19, 2019

Ivy Plus University Puerto Rico
Various (Email Anitra McCarthy ( for locations)

September 2018

McNair Conference - University of Maryland, Baltimore CountyBaltimore, MD
September 19-22, 2018ACM Richard TAPIA Celebration of Diversity in ComputingOrlando, FL
September 25, 2018SUNY ESF Graduate and Professional FairSyracuse, NY
September 26, 2018

Cornell University Graduate School FairIthaca, NY
September 27, 2018SUNY Binghamton Graduate School FairBinghamton, NY
September 30-October 1, 2018Big 10 Graduate School ExpoW. Lafayette, IN
October 3, 2018
Northeast Grad School Virtual Fair
October 4-6, 2018
AISES National Conference
Oklahoma City, OK
October 5-7, 2018Out for Undergrad EngineeringMinneapolis, MN
October 11-13, 2018
SACNAS National Diversity in STEM Conference
San Antonio, TX
October 17-20, 2018Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual MeetingAtlanta, GA
October 18-19, 2018McNair Conference - Florida International UniversityMiami, FL

October 18-20, 2018Society of Women Engineers Annual ConferenceMinneapolis, MN
October 25, 2018Elmira College Graduate School Day

Elmira, NY
November 7-11, 2018Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Conference

Cleveland, OH
November 8-11, 2018National Communication Association Annual ConventionSalt Lake City, UT
November 10-14, 2018American Public Health Association (APHA) ConferenceSan Diego, CA
November 11-14, 2018Entomology Society of America (ESA) Symposium

Vancouver, BC, Canada
November 14-17, 2018Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)Indianapolis, IN
November 15-18, 2018

oSTEM (Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) ConferenceHouston, TX
2019SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC)TBD

February 2019Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEMWashington, D.C.
March 2019McNair Conference - University of Maryland, College ParkCollege Park, MD
March 27-31, 2019National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Annual ConventionDetroit, MI
March 2019Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) National ConferenceTBD
April 2019CSTEP Statewide Student ConferenceBolton Landing, NY
TBDNational Society of Black Physicists