Spring Internship, Co-op & Career Fair | Career Exploration and Development | Kent State University

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. ALL majors are encouraged to attend. Student/alumni registration is not required.

Students & Alumni

  • Preview the organizations and employers attending the fair using Handshake

  • Paper Maps and Programs will not be distributed. The app allows you to access everything you need to navigate the career fair successfully! 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:




Coming soon




  • 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 Fall 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 Craig Wilkinson, Recruiting Coordinator, at cwilki16@kent.edu or 330-672-8351.

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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