Recruiting at Job & Internship Fairs

Thank you for your interest in recruiting at Kennesaw State. Listed below is more information about our job fairs and the fees associated with each event. Expand the "Job Fair Fee & Registration Details" section of each event to view all of the information. Please also review the Job Fair Registration & Cancellation Policy

Fall Fair Dates & Formats are Now Available!

Registration is open for all of our fall job fairs, and registration links are included below. Spots will fill quickly, so register today! 

 

Fall 2021 Job & Internship Fairs:

Accounting and Finance Job and Internship Fair

  • September 9, 2021, from 11am – 3pm ET, in-person at the KSU Center

    Our fair connects many of the nation's top companies with KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, full-time, & part-time positions.

    This event is not just for jobs and internships in Accounting and Finance roles. Companies are also recruiting for several other majors and positions. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend.

    This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2021 Fall Virtual Job and Internship Fair on October 5th: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24886

    Visit https://careers.kennesaw.edu/employers/recruiter-information.php for more information and check Handshake to register for upcoming Job & Internship Fairs.

    We look forward to being your host in September!

  • Standard Registration includes:

    • 2 Reps including lunch
    • 1 parking space
    • 8 foot table with paper table cover

    Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
    Standard Registration Fee: $550
    Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450*
    Late Registration Fee: $650*
    Additional Representatives: $35.00 each

    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register:  https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24963

    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

    *Late registration fee begins August 19, 2021

STEM Job, Co-op, and Internship Fair

  • September 21 & 22, 2021, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the Marietta Student Center

    Each Fall & Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top companies to the Marietta campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, co-op, full-time, & part-time positions.

    Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. This fair is primarily targeted at KSU students in the following colleges listed below (for a list of all majors, please visit http://www.kennesaw.edu/majorsprograms.php):

    Architecture & Construction Management

    Computing & Software Engineering

    Science & Mathematics

    Engineering & Engineering Technology

    Companies are also recruiting for positions in new media arts, information systems, finance, management, marketing, communications, and many more related fields.

    **EMPLOYERS RECRUITING PRIMARILY FOR ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT STUDENTS: Please register for Day 2 to meet the class schedule for those students. You will NOT be approved to register on Day 1.

    Employers recruiting ALL OTHER MAJORS can register to attend either day.

    This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2021 Fall Virtual Job and Internship Fair on October 5th: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24886

    Visit https://careers.kennesaw.edu/employers/recruiter-information.php for more information and check Handshake to register for upcoming Job & Internship Fairs.

    We look forward to being your host in September!

  • Standard Registration includes:

    • 2 Reps including lunch
    • 1 parking space
    • 6-foot table with paper table cover

    Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
    Standard Registration Fee: $550
    Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450*
    Late Registration Fee: $650*
    Additional Representatives: $35.00 each
    Additional Parking Spot: $20.00 each

    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register:  https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24960 

    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

    *Late registration fee begins August 31, 2021

Virtual Job and Internship Fair

  • October 5, 2021, from 11am – 3pm ET, Hosted virtually within Handshake

    Our fair connects many of the nation's top companies with KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, full-time, & part-time positions.

    This event is for companies to recruit for jobs and internships in all majors and industries. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. 

    This fair will be held virtually. If you are resuming in-person recruiting, please consider registering for an in-person fair.

    Visit https://learn.joinhandshake.com/virtual-fair-launch-kit/ for more information on virtual fairs and download the Employer Handshake app (free download for Apple; for Android devices, review this article on how to create a shortcut to the Handshake website) to see the list of registered employers for the upcoming Job & Internship Fairs!

    We look forward to being your host in October!

  • Standard Virtual Registration includes:

    • Virtual Chat Room with video, audio, and chat feature with no additional fees per rep
    • 1:1 sessions 10-minutes each
    • Group sessions 30-minutes each
    • Access to public resumes and student details for your registered sessions before, during, and after the fair

    Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $300
    Standard Registration Fee: $400
    Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $400*
    Late Registration Fee: $500*

    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/23886 

    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

    *Late registration fee begins September 14, 2021 

All-Majors Job and Internship Fair

  • October 19 & 20, 2021, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the Kennesaw Recreation Center

    Each Fall & Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top companies to the Kennesaw campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, co-op, full-time, & part-time positions.

    This event is for companies to recruit for jobs and internships in all majors and industries. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend.

    **EMPLOYERS RECRUITING PRIMARILY FOR HEALTHCARE, NURSING, AND PRE-MED/PROFESSIONAL STUDENTS: Please select to attend on Tuesday, October 19 to meet the class schedule for those students.

    **EMPLOYERS RECRUITING PRIMARILY FOR STEM STUDENTS: Please select to attend on Wednesday, October 20.

    **Employers recruiting ALL OTHER MAJORS can register to attend either day.

    This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2021 Fall Virtual Job and Internship Fair on October 5th: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24886 

    Visit https://careers.kennesaw.edu/employers/recruiter-information.php for more information and check Handshake to register for upcoming Job & Internship Fairs.

    We look forward to being your host in October!

  • Standard Registration includes:

    • 2 Reps including lunch
    • 1 parking space
    • 6-foot table with paper table cover

    Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
    Standard Registration Fee: $550
    Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450*
    Late Registration Fee: $650*
    Additional Representatives: $35.00 each
    Additional Parking Spot: $20.00 each

    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24887 

    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

    *Late registration fee begins October 7, 2021

Graduate School Fair

  • October 25, 2021, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm ET, in-person at the Kennesaw Recreation Center

    Each Fall semester, we invite many of the nation's top schools to the Kennesaw campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for graduate school programs.

    This event is for students seeking programs in graduate schools. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend.

    This is an in-person fair. If you are continuing to network and seek programs virtually, consider attending other virtual events the week of October 25, 2021.

    Visit https://careers.kennesaw.edu/employers/recruiter-information.php for more information and check Handshake to register for upcoming Job & Internship Fairs.

    We look forward to being your host in October!

  • Standard Registration includes:

    • 2 Reps including lunch
    • 1 parking space
    • 6-foot table with paper table cover

    Standard Registration Fee: $125
    Late Registration Fee: $150*

    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/24964 

    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

    *Late registration fee begins October 1, 2021

 



Plan Ahead, Spots Will Fill Quickly

  • Save the dates for our Spring 2022 Events:

    • Education Job Fair – January 27, 2022, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the KSU Center
    • Spring STEM Job, Co-op, and Internship Fair - February 22 & 23, 2022, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the Marietta Event Center
    • Spring All-Majors Job and Internship Fair – March 22 & 23, 2022, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the Kennesaw Recreation Center
    • Spring Virtual Job and Internship Fair – April 12, 2022, 11 am – 3 pm ET, virtually in Handshake

 

Job & Internship FAQ

  • Virtual career fairs on Handshake give you the opportunity to meet students and alumni through video sessions. You can connect in 30-minute group sessions and 10-minute 1:1s. Learn more here.

  • The Schedule Owner of the fair will create the schedule and send it out to other representatives to claim. Schedule Owners can look at this helpful article and Representatives can check out this one.

  • The Audio and Video is hosted within Handshake using a platform called Twilio. No additional programs are required - Just Handshake. You can see a list of requirements here and test your connectivity here.

  • View the list of upcoming fairs at the top of this page, and then click on “Job Fair Fees & Registration Details” under the desired fair. Click the Handshake hyperlink to login to your Handshake account. A step by step guide for registering can be found on Handshake’s Support Page.

  • The larger Job & Internship Fairs (STEM and All Majors) have between 800-1,500 students who attend. The smaller Job & Internship Fairs (Accounting, Education, & other smaller segments) have between 100-500.

    Browse detailed demographic data of attendees here. 

  • Employers can download resumes via Handshake for all students who have uploaded a resume and interacted with the company via applying to a job/interview schedule, RSVP'ed for an employer hosted event, or signed up for a session with the employer at a virtual fair. Learn more here

    Resume books are included in some of our partnerships & sponsorships.

  • For on-campus fairs, yes. We will provide network and password on the day of the event.
  • Electricity at each of our on-campus fairs is limited. When registering for the fair, you will have the option to choose your desire for electricity. It is provided on a first- come, first-served basis based on your registration date and availability. If you are approved for a spot with electricity, you are required to bring an extension cord as we do NOT provide them for you. If you are not sure if you requested electricity or your request has changed, please reach out to Sheri Blight (sheri.blight@kennesaw.edu).
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