Career fairs

Iowa State University hosts several career fairs each fall and spring.

Students: Planning to attend a career fair? Review our career fair tips and career fair FAQs and research attending organizations in CyHire.

Employers: View our guide to College of Human Sciences majors

Spring 2019 fairs:

Employer registration for all on-campus fairs is through CyHire. No student registration is required.

Agriculture and Life Sciences

Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Contact: Michael Gaul
Career fair information

Engineering

Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Contact: ecs@iastate.edu
Career fair information

People to People

Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Contact: hscareers@iastate.edu
Career fair information

Business, Industry & Technology

Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Contact: hscareers@iastate.edu
Career fair information

Design

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019
Contact: Tiffany Atilano
Career fair information

Teacher Education

Date: Monday, March 4, 2019
Contact: Jaime Boeckman
Career fair information

Big XII Virtual Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Contact: big12careerfair@iastate.edu
Career fair information

Dress code for career fairs:

In order to maintain the professionalism of these events and make the most positive impression, the following attire is strongly encouraged for all attendees. Business professional or business casual dress is appropriate and includes business suits, slacks, dress shirts, ties, blouses, polos, khakis, and knee length or longer skirts.

Jeans, shorts, sweatshirts, or t-shirts should not be worn. Attendees wearing these items or any other non-professional attire determined by the event staff may be asked to leave the event and return in more appropriate attire. 

Resource: Area stores that sell slightly used, affordable, professional clothes.

Area career fairs

View career fairs hosted by colleges and universities in the surrounding area.