job fair

Spring 2015 Career Network Day/Job Fair  

Wednesday, February 18, 2015   

Advertising Option | 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


Register Online! | (printable form)     

Deadline to register:  February 12, 2015

Save our next date on your calendar!  September 30,2015     


Employer Information

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

Digital Display NEW!   Outdoor Digital Electronic Board Advertising Option  

24/7 Outdoor Digital Ads simulcast in 6 different campus locations.   Your ad will receive 3,780 six second slots per week.   Advertising is available at the rate of $250.00 per month.   When you select this option in your registration, a media kit will be forwarded to you.   

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 19, 2015
  • February 13, 2015
  • March 16-March 20, 2015 
  • May 4-May 8, 2015 

Have questions? Contact Robin Terwilliger 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



All cancellations must be submitted in writing to Robin Terwilliger at    

To receive a full refund for paid registration, cancellations must be submitted no later than 12:00 p.m., (Central Time) on Thursday, February 12, 2015.  

Cancellations made by email between 12:00 p.m. (Central Time) on Thursday, February 12, 2015 and 12:00 p.m. (Central Time) on Friday, February 20, 2015 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 Friday, February 20, 2015.




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