The Co-op Office and Student Career Services will be hosting our Opportunities Fair on September 11, 2024. This is an opportunity for students to meet with employers and post-secondary institutions. Employers are recruiting from many disciplines. Students are encouraged to drop in between 10 am to 3 pm to meet our exhibitors. 

Opportunities Fair 

Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2024  

Time: 10 am to 3 pm 

Location: MacKay Lounge and Room, Bloomfield Building, accessible building 


Why should you attend?

  1. Practice your networking skills by connecting with employers and post-secondary institutions. A confirmed list of exhibitors is included below. 
  2. Get your questions answered! Have meaningful and engaging conversations with the exhibitors.
  3. Students who attend and complete the evaluation form will have a chance to win $1500 to put towards their X-Ring*. Proof of X-Ring eligibility will be required before cheque will be issued.  

Event Setup

Participating employers/schools will have an 6-foot table with space for banner display.  

Event Registration

Interested in attending the 2024 event, please click our online registration form. Fee for the 2024 event is $400 taxes included.  

Event Sponsors

The Opportunities Fair 2024 Sponsorship package will be added in June/July. 

Gold Sponsor: TBA

Silver Sponsor: East Coast Credit Union 

East Coast Credit Union Logo


Bronze Sponsor: CPA Atlantic School of Business 

CPA Logo


Please note this list may change the day of the event. 

  • University of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Efficiency Nova Scotia
  • L’Arche Antigonish
  • NS Health
  • Northwood
  • Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture
  • GUS Medical and Veterinary Schools
  • Cabot Cape Breton
  • Canadian Armed Forces - Army Reserve
  • East Coast Credit Union
  • R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home
  • Dalhousie University, Faculty of Management
  • UNB
  • StFX Faculty of Education
  • Inverary Manor
  • BDO Canada
  • Grant Thornton
  • CBU
  • Royal Canadian Navy
  • The Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq
  • DAL Dentistry
  • CPA Atlantic School of Business

Organizing Committee Members

  • Anna Payson, Opportunities Fair Coordinator (@email)
  • Sarah McKenna, Co-op Coordinator
  • Stephanie Power, Co-op Coordinator
  • Jane MacDonald, Student Career Services

Please note space is limited and is on a first come first serve basis. If you have any questions, please contact Anna. 

Additional Information

Parking Information at StFX and Campus Parking Map

Campus Map (Bloomfield Building is #13 on the map PDF) 

Places to eat on campus

Places to eat (Town of Antigonish)


Student Career Centre

194 Gerald Schwartz School of Business
3090 Martha Drive
Antigonish NS B2G 2W5