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Career Fairs & Recruiting Events

PLEASE NOTE: Electricity Options are no longer available for Outdoor Quad Events. Due to large scale event, off-site parking is utilized and shuttle service provided.  Please notify staff prior to event if specific parking accommodations are needed on day of event. 

Cal Poly Pomona Career Center recruitment events are designed to connect recruiters with students and alumni who are seeking part and full-time jobs, internships, co-ops, volunteering and graduate school educational opportunities. Your organization will gain visibility on-campus, while providing company information, gathering resumes, networking and recruiting from our diverse student population.

Registration for 2017-2018 will open in Summer 2017

September 20, 2017 Part-Time Job & Volunteer Fair 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM BSC, Ursa Major

$150 Off-Campus (On-Campus Employer Fee Waived)

Additional $5/Per representative

 

October 19, 2017 Clothes Closet Open House 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Career Center, Bldg. 97 No fee
October 19, 2017 Prep for Career Fair Workshop 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM BSC, Ursa Minor No fee
October 26, 2017 Senior / Alumni Networking Breakfast 8:30 AM - 10:00AM University Quad

Pre-Fair Breakfast; $50 w/ 2 Employer reps maximum due to space limitations 

 

October 26, 2017 Fall Career Fair 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM University Quad

Early Registration by 9/28: $695 ($250 Non-Profit/Govt)

General Registration: $795 ($300 Non-Profit/Govt)

Additional $50/Per representative 

Additional Table $125 (Additional Table comes with 1 Extra Rep./Meal)

      

October 27, 2017 Breakfast with Inudstry Networking Event 8:00 AM - 10:00AM BSC, Ursa Major

1 Representative $250.00; 2 Representative $300.00, 3 Representative $350.00,

4 Representative $400.00, 5 Representative $450.00, 6 Representative $500.00

 

October 27, 2017 Engineering / High-Tech Career Fair 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM University Quad

Early Registration by 9/28: $695 ($250 Non-Profit/Govt)

General Registration: $795 ($300 Non-Profit/Govt)

Additional $50/Per representative 

Additional Table $125 (Additional Table comes with 1 Extra Rep./Meal)

      

November 7, 2017 Graduate & Professional School Fair 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM University Quad

Early Registration by 10/18 $250

General Registration $300

Additional $25/Per representative

Additional Table $100 (Additional Table comes with 1 Extra Rep./Meal)

February 20, 2018 Hospitality Career Expo 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Collins College

Early Registration by 1/26 $475 ($250 Non-Profit/Govt)

General Reg: $525 ($300 Non-Profit/ Govt)

Additional $50/Per representative  

February 22, 2018 Education and Non-Profit Job Fair 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM BSC, Ursa Major

Early Registration by 2/2 $200

General Reg $250

Additional $25/Per representative       

April 17, 2018 Spring Resumaniac - All Majors 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Career Center No fee
April 18, 2018 Spring Resumaniac - Engineering Majors 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Career Center No fee
April 19, 2018 Prep for Career Fair Workshop 12:00 AM - 1:00 PM Career Center No fee
April 19, 2018 Clothes Closet Open House 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Career Center Patio No fee
April 26, 2018 Senior / Alumni Networking Breakfast
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM University Quad Pre-Fair Breakfast; $50 w/ 2 Employer reps maximum due to space limitations 
April 26, 2018 Spring Career Fair 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM University Quad

Early Registration by 4/6: $695 ($250 Non-Profit/Govt)

General Registration: $795 ($300 Non-Profit/Govt)

Additional $50/Per representative

Additional Table $125 (Additional Table comes with 1 Extra Rep./Meal)       

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EVENT ADVANTAGES

GAIN EXPOSURE

The Fall and Spring general fairs offer industry specific sections which are selected during registration. Sections are color coded and students use maps to navigate through the fair. Prior to all fairs, including the Graduate & Professional School fair, an email is sent to majors of your choice, informing them about upcoming event attendance.

GET INVOLVED

Participate in Resumaniac, a "Speed Date" type event where you provide resume coaching to prepare students for the career fairs. Attend Networking Events prior to the Fall, Spring and Engineering Career fairs.

MAXIMIZE RECRUITMENT

Our online job board, Handshake, provides employers free job posting opportunities. Posting your position on Handshake in conjunction with attending the fair will streamline your recruitment process. Students can review your position description, view your company overview, and prepare in advance to meet the day of the event. In order for students to view your company overview and position description when you are attending a career fair.

INTERVIEW

For pre or post fair interviews, the Career Center’s On-Campus Interview Program offers professional and comfortable recruitment rooms to conduct interviews.