Career and internship fairs employer information

Career and internship fairs provide recruiters a convenient opportunity to meet with motivated and skilled students and alumni. Fairs are an excellent way for organizations to gain visibility among students, maximize recruiting efforts for a range of opportunities and build connections for future hiring needs.

We are excited to welcome you back to campus for the 2021-2022 academic year. Our current plan includes in-person career and internship fairs. This will be subject to local and state guidelines.

Kick-Off Career and Internship Fair

Are you hiring now or over the next year? Are you looking for students to fill internships, full or part-time positions or winter seasonal help? Don't miss this opportunity to recruit talented and hard-working students at the Kick-Off Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Joe Crowley Student Union Ballrooms.

Save time and reduce recruitment costs by connecting with talented students and soon-to-be graduates from all academic programs. Build brand recognition on campus, establish relationships with student leaders and college administrators, and connect with qualified students.

Register for the Kick-Off Career and Internship Fair

Registration fees

  • Government and non-profit sectors: $100
  • Private Sector: $400

The registration deadline is August 25, 2021.

What's included in registration

Registration includes two representatives and the following:

  • One six-feet by nine-feet space to contain table, chairs and any display materials
  • One three-feet by six-feet table
  • One parking permit
  • Two chairs
  • Two lunches
  • Table signage summarizing your business/organization and open positions

Additional representatives may be added for $25 each.

Fall 2021 fairs

  • STEM Career & Internship Fair
    • Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Registration information coming soon.
  • Fall Career & Internship Fair
    • Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Professional & Grad School Fair
    • Thursday, October 28, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Spring 2022 fairs

  • Spring Career & Internship Fair
    • Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • STEM Career & Internship Fair
    • Thursday, February 17, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Questions?

If you have any questions about our upcoming career fairs for the 2021-2022 academic year, please contact Gina Russo, Employer Relations Liaison, at grusso@unr.edu.

 

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Follow these steps in order to create a Handshake employer account:

  1. Go to the Handshake login page.
  2. Select "Sign up for an Account"
  3. Be sure to include your colleagues in the “Contacts” and “Staff” sections of your account. This will enhance your Handshake experience, and ensure all of your representatives receive important emails from the Career Studio regarding fairs, events, newsletters, and feature updates.
  4. Email the Nevada Career Studio to notify us you have completed your account request. This email will expedite your approval process.
  5. We will either approve your profile or ask you for outstanding information.