job fair

Spring 2014 Job Fair  

The Spring 2014 Job Fair is an excellent opportunity for your organization to meet with hundreds of Eastern's talented and career focused graduating seniors and current students who are seeking full time, internship and seasonal opportunities.

We offer high visibility for recruiting employers with campus-wide promotions and advertising to 11,000+ Eastern Illinois University 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

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

MLK, Jr. University Union Ballrooms   Map It!

Registration Fees

Corporate: $160 registration fee (1 recruiter); $30 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
  • Mid-afternoon snacks
  • Electric & Wireless access


Register Online! | (printable form)

Deadline to register:  February 12, 2014

Employer Information

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Event Schedule

10:00 am - 11:00 am     Employer Setup

11:00 am - 12:00 pm     Employer Lunch 

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm       Career Fair

Classroom Presentations

Make the most of your visit to EIU by scheduling classroom presentations prior to the job fair.   Options include:  

  • 1 day prior to the job fair (day or evening)
  • Morning of event (8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.) 

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:

  • January 6-21, 2014
  • February 14, 2014
  • March 7-17, 2014 

Have questions? Contact Linda Moore at 217-581-2412 or

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



Contact Jan Stevens, at or call 217-581-2412.