Important Dates

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Each semester, The Department of Career Planning and Development hosts multiple in-person and online career events to help KSU students connect with potential employers. Check out our Important Dates below to assist you in making your recruiting plans! 

On-Campus Recruiting Periods: Spring: Late January - End of April, Summer: Mid May - Late July, and Fall: Late August - Mid November 

2022 Summer Important Dates

May 10 through August 12 - Please submit recruiting requests within Handshake as soon as possible. Questions can be directed to Robin Knight (robin.knight@kennesaw.edu or 470-578-4337).

May 3 – FREE Recruiting Best Practices Workshop - 10 AM & 2 PM EST on Zoom
May 16 – First Day of Classes​ (View Academic Calendar)
May 30 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed​
June 20 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed​
July 4 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed​
July 11 – Deadline for Employer Summer Job Shadow Program
July 13 – Summer Virtual Job & Internship Fair
July 27-Aug 1 – Last Day of Classes​ & Final Exams
July 27 – FREE Recruiting Best Practices Workshop - 10 AM & 2 PM EST on Zoom
August 8-12 – Summer Job Shadow Program Week (students at sites)

Fall 2022 Important Dates

Recruiting options (both in-person and virtual) are available from August 29 through November 17. Questions can be directed to Robin Knight (robin.knight@kennesaw.edu or 470-578-4337).

August 15 – First Day of Classes for Fall Semester (View Academic Calendar) August 22 – On-Campus Job Fair (KSU Campus Partners ONLY)
September 5 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed
September 14 – Accounting, Finance, & Fintech Job & Internship Fair
September 27 & 28 – STEM Job, Co-op & Internship Fair
October 6 – Career Exploration Event: The Biz of Entertainment
October 18 & 19 – Fall Job and Internship Fair (All-Majors)
October 20 – Graduate School Recruitment Fair (School Programs Promotion) November 9 – Fall Virtual Job & Internship Fair
November 20 to 26 – Fall Break -- NO CLASSES
November 24 & 25 – Holiday -- University Offices Closed
December 13 & 14 – Fall Graduations / Commencement

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