Career + Opportunities Fest


CalArts Career + Opportunities Fest is The Center for Life and Work's annual career fair that brings leading creative companies to campus to promote career opportunities  to help students and alumni explore diverse pathways in the creative economy.

The next Career + Opportunities Fest will take place on Thursday, March 6, 2025!

Employer interested in attending? Fill out the employer interest form




Company representatives will have the opportunity to share information about:

  • Internships
  • Full-time and part-time jobs
  • Freelance projects & gigs
  • Fellowships & Residencies
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Professional Debelopment

Attendee Q+A

Is this event open to the public?

No, Career + Opportunities Fest is only open to current CalArts Students and Alumni. 

Is the event free to attend and do I need to register?

Career + Opportunities Fest is free for current CalArts Students and Alumni. Registration is required in advance or at the door.

What should I bring as an attendee?

We suggest that attendees bring copies of their resume, business cards and a smile.

How should I prepare as an attendee?

We suggest that each attendee research the attending companies in advance and prepare 1-3 questions for the representatives.