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Spring 2016 Career Network Day/Job Fair

Thursday, February 18, 2016

12 pm - 4 pm  
MLK, Jr. University Union   Map It!           

Registration Form | Maps, Hotels & Parking Instructions | Package Shipping

We offer high visibility for recruiting employers with campus-wide promotions and advertising to our students, current graduates and recent alumni. Whether you use career fairs as a preliminary pre-recruitment activity or as your primary sourcing tool, you will find what you need at the EIU Job Fair!

Event Details

10:00 am - 11:00 am Employer Setup

11:00 am - 12:00 pm Buffet Luncheon

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Career Network Day/Job Fair

MLK, Jr. University Union Ballrooms Map It!

Registration Fees

Corporate: $170 registration fee (1 recruiter); $40 each additional recruiter

Non-Profit: $40 registration fee (1 recruiter); $20 each additional recruiter

Fees Include:

  • 8 foot table
  • Parking
  • Buffet lunch @ 11 a.m. - noon
  • Electric & Wireless access

Become a Corporate Sponsor (2016 - 2017 academic year) for this event & others! 

Check out the perks before you register for this event!  Learn more HERE!


Deadline to register: February 11, 2016

Save our next date on your calendar! September 29, 2016


Employer Information

Directions to EIU | Campus Map | Parking Instructions | Hotel Accommodations | Arrival Details  

On-Campus Interview Reservations

Eastern also offers flexible on-campus interviewing and informational sessions with easy online management of your schedule via our Panther Recruiting (NACELink product). Free, reserved curb-side parking is provided. Two easy options available for reserving your recruitment schedule:

A. Include your on-campus interview reservations with your job fair registration form.

B. Use Panther Recruiting (NACELINK) to submit a proposed schedule HERE

Please note: On-campus interviews will NOT be scheduled for the following dates:

  • February 24, 2016
  • March 11-March 18, 2016 
  • April 8-April 15, 2016
  • May 2-May 6, 2016

Have questions? Contact Jan Stevens at 217-581-2412 or jastevens2@eiu.edu.

Ship Materials

You are welcome to ship your display or career fair materials to our office prior to your arrival. Please send packages to:

USPS Fed-Ex, UPS and all other carriers
Eastern Illinois University
Career Services
Attn: Jan Stevens
1301 Human Services Center
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston IL 61920
Eastern Illinois University
Attn: Jan Stevens
Career Services
Rm 1301 Human Services Center
2086 7th Street
Charleston IL 61920

Packages must be received by Monday, February 15, 2016!  


All cancellations must be submitted in writing to Allison Frees-Williams at afreeswilliams@eiu.edu.

To receive a full refund for paid registration, cancellations must be submitted no later than 12:00 p.m., (Central Time) on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

Cancellations made by email between 12:00 p.m. (Central Time) on Thursday, February 11, 2016 and 12:00 p.m. (Central Time) on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 will be subject to a $50 charge to offset preparation costs.

No refunds will be issued to any cancellations made after 12:00 p.m. (Central time) on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.




Contact Allison Frees-Williams, Assistant Director of Career Services & Employer Relations, at afreeswilliams@eiu.edu or call 217-581-6316.