Important Dates

Sign up for Employer Career Events for Kennesaw State University.

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!

2021 Summer Important Dates

Virtual Recruiting from May 10th through August 13th

May 17 – First Day of Classes​ (View Academic Calendar)
​May 25 thru 28 – GACE Virtual Conference (www.gace.org
​May 28 – Employer Application Due for Summer Owl Job Shadow 
June 2 – Student Application Opens for Summer Job Shadow Program 
June 23 & 24 – 7th Annual SoACE Virtual Employer Relations Summit
July 2– Student Application Closes for Summer Job Shadow Program 
July 5 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed​
July 13 – Summer Virtual Job & Internship Fair
July 20 & 21 – Student Job Shadow Orientations
July 27 – Last Day of Classes​
​​July 28 thru 30 – Final Exams​
July 31 – Graduation or Commencement​
August 9 thru 13 – Owl Job Shadow Week (students at selected sites)

2021 Fall Important Dates

Recruiting options in-person and virtual August 30th through November 19th

August 16 – First Day of Classes for Fall Semester (View Academic Calendar)
September 6 – Holiday -- NO CLASSES -- Offices Closed
September 9 – Accounting & Finance Job & Internship Fair
September 14 – Job Fair Prep Day (Student Event)
September 21 & 22 – STEM Job, Co-op & Internship Fair
September 28 – Career Exploration Event: LatinX -- Invite Only
October 1 – Employer Applications Due for Fall Owl Job Shadow Program 
October 5 – Fall Virtual Job & Internship Fair (All Majors)
October 7 – Career Exploration Event: College of the Arts -- Invite Only 
October 11 - Student Applications OPEN for Owl Job Shadow Program
October 14 – Job Fair Prep Day (Student Event)
October 19 & 20 – Fall All-Majors Job and Internship Fair
November 10 – Career Exploration Event: FinTech -- Invite Only 
November 5 – Student Applications DUE for Fall Owl Job Shadow Program 
November 22 thru 28 – Fall Break -- NO CLASSES
November 25 & 26 – Holiday -- University Offices Closed
December 7 - Recruiting Best Practices Virtual Workshop at 10 am and 2 pm
December 14 & 15 – Fall Graduations / Commencement
December 13 thru 17 – Virtual Owl Job Shadow Week (Student Participation)
 

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