Event Overview

  • Occurs in the summer
  • Connects on-campus supervisors with students available and eligible to start work during the upcoming Fall semester.
  • Convenient, internet-based service.
  • Employers post jobs in the Career Center database.
  • Students review the job postings.
  • Students connect with supervisors by following the application instructions in the job posting.
  • The selection process may include interviews by phone or in person.

If you have questions please contact the Career Center, careercenter@wright.edu or (937) 775-2556.


  1. Want to participate? Review the Student Employment Hiring Process.
  2. When entering your job posting in the Career Center database, set the job post date for the first day of Virtual Job Fair, as specified by Student Employment.
  3. Student Employment Virtual Job Fair job postings will become visible to students beginning the first day of the Virtual Job Fair.
  4. Students review employment opportunities during the week of Virtual Job Fair.  They are coached to follow your application instructions, as described in the job posting.
  5. You review applications and select candidates for Fall Semester employment.
  6. When you have selected candidates for hire, work with each student to ensure the appropriate Student Employment forms are completed and signed.
  7. Before a student begins working, send the students to Student Employment with their completed forms, for processing the paperwork.  Students are not eligible to work until their paperwork has been processed.
  8. You have the opportunity to conduct training prior to the start of Fall Semester.


1. Am I eligible?

Beginning with the first year at Wright State and continuing through graduate school, all students are eligible for on-campus employment paid through departmental funds, which TheCareer Center calls Regular Student Employment.

Positions funded in part by federal Work-Study Awards are available for students who have been awarded and who have accepted Federal Work-Study as part of their financial aid package. These jobs are called Work-Study Student Employment.

2. How do I search, apply, & get hired?

3. Find & review job postings

The SE Virtual Job Fair is a time-limited event.
Other jobs are posted year-round in the Career Center database, including Off Campus positions.

  1. Follow the Job Seekers link to the Career Center database.
  2. Select student employment job postings.
  3. Log in as a Guest User: user name is: guest; password is: raider1
  4. In the Career Center database , select the Jobs pull-down menu in the toolbar.
  5. In the search selection box for Position Type, you may select one or both types of On-Campus job postings:
    SE - OnCampus Regular (all students are eligible)
    SE - OnCampus WorkStudy (only students with federal Work Study financial aid award are eligible).
  6. To simultaneously search both types of job postings, use the Control key while selecting all of the options you want to search.
  7. Once you have selected the desired position types, select the Search option to generate your list.
  8. To review a detailed description and application instructions for a specific job, select the link represented by the Job ID and Job Title.
  9. Follow the Application Instructions found within the job posting. Employers judge your ability to follow directions by how well you follow the application instructions.

Career Center database