Spring Internship, Co-op & Career Fair

Date: February, 21, 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location: Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Don't miss this opportunity to meet and network with representatives from a wide variety of organizations seeking interns and candidates for immediate and future openings. Students and alumni from all majors and campuses are encouraged to attend. Registration is not required, but recommended.

Students & Alumni

  • Preview the organizations and employers attending the fair and join the event using Handshake

  • Use the Handshake App, now available on the App Store and Google Play to guide you at the Career Fair! Filter companies by : Position types (professional position, co-op, internship), Employment Type (full-time, part-time), Majors **Favorite employers **Use the Career Fair Map to easily find employers you have 'favorited'

  • Career advice videos

  • Stop by a drop-in shift to get your resume reviewed, practice an elevator pitch and ask quick career questions to get the most out of attending the fair

  • Have a professional LinkedIn photo taken at the fair, sponsored by the KSU Alumni Association


Get ready by attending a Fair prep drop-in and take advantage of a pop-up career closet:




Tuesday, February 5 10:00 a.m. - Noon LGBTQ+ Center, Lower Level Kent Student Center
Wednesday, February 6 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Moulton Hall, Room 317
Wednesday, February 13 10:00 a.m. - Noon Cartwright Hall, 3rd Floor Lobby
Thursday, February 14 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.  Cunningham Hall, 2nd Floor Lobby
Tuesday, February 19 10:00 a.m. - Noon Leadership Center, 2nd Floor Kent Student Center


  • Cost - Standard Rate – $425
               Nonprofit/Government Rate – $225
               Promotion Rate – $700
               Corporate Rate - $1200
  • To register: Login to Handshake, then click on: 
    1) Fairs on the left navigation panel
    2) Then type ‘Kent State University’ into the School search box 
    3) click on the Spring Internship, Co-op & Career Fair 
    4) Select the blue Register button in the top right hand corner
    5) Complete the registration (Spots are limited and will be awarded on a first come-first served basis)
    6) If you wish to schedule post-event interviews in our office, select the "interview room" option in the Handshake registration.
  • Contact Robin Pijor, Associate Director, at rpijor@kent.edu or 330-672-9953.

University Closure and Cancellation of Classes:  If the university is closed due to inclement weather (see the Kent State Advisory page), this event will not be held.  If classes only have been cancelled, visit the Kent State Advisory page for updates regarding the status of this event.  If this event is cancelled, Career Services will communicate with employers, students and alumni regarding next-steps when the university reopens.

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