College Day

Our mission at RSA Conference is to provide programs that help ensure cybersecurity practitioners around the world get the knowledge they need to spur professional growth and protect their organizations from cyberthreats. And a critical part of this mission is to help ensure that the next-generation of cybersecurity professionals have the tools and guidance they need to grow. This is why we created RSAC College Day.

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When: Thursday, June 9, 2022 
Where:  Moscone Center, San Francisco 
Who: Current College Students and 2021 Graduates

It’s estimated that there are more than 3.5 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs across the globe, according to Cybersecurity Ventures. And the number of bad guys isn’t exactly decreasing, either. That’s why we need you, aspiring cybersecurity professionals.   

RSA Conference is the world’s largest cybersecurity event and the meeting point for cybersecurity’s most accomplished innovators and experts. So, whether you’re a current student or recent 2021 graduate, our annual College Day is the place to explore this field, hear from the best, and gain insight into what’s next, who’s hiring and even get your resume reviewed.

You’ll receive a free, one-day pass for Thursday, June 9 that gives you access to dozens of sessions and keynotes plus two tailored experiences just for you.

Agenda: Thursday, June 9
8:30 – 9:20 AM
RSAC 2022 College Day Sponsor Panel

With digital connectivity comes vulnerability. As a result, the demand for a talented workforce that can combat ever-increasing cyber risks is needed in every industry and vertical. This panel will explore today’s careers in cybersecurity and opportunities for tomorrow. In addition to addressing questions from the audience, panelists will share insights into their own experiences and careers.

9:40 – 10:30 AM
Job Search 2022—Resume Writing Workshop

Human resource representatives from leading companies representing diverse fields from defense contractors to retail to media will help review your resume and provide tips on how best to present your experience so you are more likely to get a job or internship in 2022.

10:50 AM – 3:00 PM
Track Sessions & Expo

Choose from dozens of track sessions to attend and browse solutions from hundreds of vendors in the Expo.

3:15 – 4:15 PM
Closing Keynote: Hugh Thompson Show: Exploring Information Disorder
We are in a crisis of trust and truth, one of our own making. Every day brings new examples and uncertainties: vaccines, elections, “fake news”, and on it goes. The slope of discord is getting exponentially steeper and the prices higher across society. What role does government, private sector, and each of us play in creating information disorder? Join Hugh Thompson and esteemed guests from the Aspen Institute’s Commission on Information Disorder to delve into one of the most important problems of our time. Don’t miss this compelling close to RSAC 2022.


Participation Requirements
RSA Conference requires all students attending RSAC College Day to:
  • Register using a .edu email address
  • Provide proof of current student status (Copy of current class schedule and valid student ID) OR proof of 2021 graduation
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RSAC Security Scholar and College Day Sponsors

Learn more about our Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

If your company is interested in supporting and interacting with the next generation of the cybersecurity workforce, reach out to your respective sales representative.

Sales Representatives

Companies A-E: Kelli White, Sales Manager,

Companies F-O: George Keegan, Senior Sales Manager,

Companies P-Z: Wendy Anderson, Director, Sales and Sponsorship,

Security Scholar Program

Our annual Security Scholar Program connects a cohort of cybersecurity students from across the nation to leading experts, peers and Conference attendees.