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Professional & Career Fairs

Each year the Graduate School will list upcoming recruiting events that our graduate programs are invited to participate in. If interested, please contact your Graduate School office for available recruitment material. New events will be listed as they become available so please check back often.

(last updated 09/8/14)

Elizabeth City State University, 2014 Fall Career Fair

  • Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014; 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Where: R.L. Vaughn Center Gymnasium
  • Registration: registration fee will be $200.00 which includes one representative and  $50.00 for each additional representative.  Please email the attached form to the Office of Career Services on or before Monday,  September 1, 2014.
  • Hotel Reservations: may be made at the Fairfield Inn of Elizabeth City, (252) 333-1003.  The reservation code for a room reservation is “ECSU CAREER FAIR” and reservations should be made before August 29th,  to ensure the discount rate.

Ohio Northern University's Fall Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair

  • Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014; 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Schedule
    Recruiter check-in: 8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
    Open fair: 9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
    Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Optional interviews: 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during morning open fair and scheduled for half hour interviews during the afternoon.)
  • Where: Great Hall, Frank Porter Graham Student Union, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Who: Open to anyone interested in seeking information concerning Graduate/Professional Schools
  • Online Registration:
    • Go to www.onu.edu/career
    • Click 'Polar Careers Powered by Symplicity'
    • Click 'Employers' and log in
    • Click 'Events'
    • Click the 'Career Fairs' tab
    • Follow online registration prompts for Fall 2014 Career/Grad School Fair
  • If you have questions about the registration process, please contact the Polar Careers office at 419-772-2145 or by e-mail at careers@onu.edu. You may also register by completing the registration form on the attached and faxing or mailing it as indicated.

Graduate and Professional School Fair, Tougaloo College, MS

  • Date: Friday, September 19, 2014; 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
  • Where: R.L. Vaughn Center Gymnasium
  • Registration: the registration fee is $100.00 and each additional representative from an institution/department will be assessed $50.00.  A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.  Registration begins at 8:00 AM with student recruitment commencing at 9:00 AM.
  • Registration Fee: please submit your payment by Friday, September 5, 2014.  Checks should be made payable to Tougaloo College and mailed to my attention at the address indicated below.  However, if you desire to pay by credit card, you can contact our Cashier’s Office at 601.977.7715. 
  • Contact Information: Gladys Jones, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, gjones@tougaloo.edu, 601-977-7821.

Gardner-Webb University Graduate & Professional School Fair

  • Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014; 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Where: Tucker Student Center
  • Registration information available soon.

Graduate School and Professional School Fair - University of Virginia - Wise College

  • Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2014; 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
  • Where: Wise, VA
  • Information and Registration: http://goo.gl/n98JMa
  • Hosted by The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, Office of Professional and Career Development

Fall Career and Graduate School Fair - Winthrop University

  • Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014; 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Where: DiGiorgio Campus Center - Richardson Ballroom
  • Registration: Go to https://winthrop-csm.symplicity.com/employers
  • Registration Dealine: Friday, September 19, 2014.  This will allow time to properly market your attendance and place our food orders.
  • Questions: Please contact Tom Injaychock via e-mail: injaychockt@winthrop.edu or phone: 803-323-2141
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Graduate/Professional School Information Fair at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Date: Thursday, October 21, 2014; 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Where: Great Hall, Frank Porter Graham Student Union, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Registration: Complete the online registration form and pay with credit card or check to confirm your space. Register at:
    Additional information will be sent with the confirmation letter once payment is received.
  • Open to anyone interested in seeking information concerning Graduate/Professional Schools
  • Cost: $100 for ONE HALF booth for 1 representative. In order to allow more schools to participate, only half tables will be available. Fee pays for one representative with one parking space per school / program, shuttle service to and from the event, booth space, lunch/refreshments, WiFi connection, and option for electrical access. Due to the space constraints, this event is limited to ONE representative.
  • If you have any questions concerning UNC's event, please contact Karen Thompson at 919-962-8059 (karent@email.unc.edu).

Graduate & Professional School Fair - University of Dayton

  • Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014; 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: RecPlex, MAC Gym
  • Registration: Registration is on first come, first serve basis with a deadline of Friday, October 17, 2014.  We have room for 35 schools/programs. Click here for additional instructions.
  • Contact: If you have any questions, please contact me at eseager1@udayton.edu or 937-229-2072.

Graduate School Information Fair - Barry University

  • Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014; 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
  • Where: R.L. Vaughn Center Gymnasium
  • Registration: please click on eBUC$ and select “Career Events” (if you do not have an account with eBUC$ you will need to create a profile).  Please note, table assignments will be granted on a first-come, first-serve basis and based upon receipt of payment. The deadline is Monday, September 22nd.
  • Fees: Early bird rate = $150, After deadline = $200, “No Show” fee = an extra $50
  • Contact: Joyce Carpio, Employer Relations Coordinator, Barry University, Tel: 305-899-4842, Email: jcarpio@barry.edu.

2014 Graduate & Professional School Fair at Clemson University

  • Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014; 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Where: Hendrix Student Center at Clemson University in Clemson, SC
  • Registration will open July 1, 2014. Please register early, space is limited and on a first come, first service basis. The registration fee is $75.00 and includes one table, two chairs, light refreshments, and parking
  • For your convenience, our Graduate & Professional School Fair date is coordinated with Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina and Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina for one week of travel in South Carolina.
  • For Fair information and updates, visit our website: http://career.clemson.edu/events/grad_school/. If there are any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at (864) 656 – 6000 or msalmon@clemson.edu.

East Carolina University Graduate School Fair

  • Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Where: Mendenhall Student Center
  • Registration: to register for the fairs you must have a current ECU CareerNET account. Follow these steps: 
  • Contact Information: career@ecu.edu; www.ecu.edu/career.
    • Please click here or visit the link: https://www.myinterfase.com/ecu/employer/home.aspx
    • Login or click "New User" to create your account.
    • Once logged in click the "Career Events" tab
    • Click "Search"
    • Select the career fair name you would like to attend
    • Click the "Register Now" button at the top of the page 
    • Upon completion of the registration process you will receive a confirmation email with additional information and payment instructions

Xavier University Graduate School & Year-of-Service Fair

  • Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014; 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Where: Xavier University Cintas Center, 1624 Herald Avenue, Cincinnati, OH
  • The Xavier University Career Development Office and the Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice invite you to the Graduate School & Year-of-Service Fair. This event will connect organizations with students interested in exploring graduate programs and full-time year-of-service experiences.
  • Registration: https://www.experience.com/emp/cf_details?fhnd=6818.  
  • For more information:

    Graduate Programs: Valarie Jacobsen, Career Development Office at (513) 745-4877; Year-of-Service: Shannon Hughes, Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice at (513) 745-3560.

Graduate and Professional School Information Day Fair (GPSID) at Bennett College

  • Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Where: Goode Gymnasium, Bennett College
  • Fee: The registration fee is $175.00 per program. The fee includes table space, parking, a hot lunch and “break refreshments” for one representative.
  • Deadline: Register by November 3, 2014 to ensure that your institution is represented. Confirmation and details will be sent to you via e-mail upon receipt of registration fees.
  • If you have questions, please feel free to contact me at 469-865-4563, 336-517-2358 or at djohnson@bennett.edu.
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