Fall 2018 Career Fair: Employers

Fall 2018 Career Fair Information


KEY CONTACTS:
If you have general questions about your career fair registration, contact: Marlene Amato, Executive Assistant, m.amato@northeastern.edu; 617-373-2433


DATES & TIMES:

  • Thursday, October 4th Undergraduates Only Fair | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm | Cabot Gym (building 41 on our campus map)
  • Friday, October 5th Masters Only  Fair | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm | Cabot Gym (building 41 on our campus map)
Cabot Gym on Google Maps (click me)

 


REGISTRATION, PAYMENT, and POLICIES:

If you have an NUcareers account:

Log in to your account and register for the Career Fair by clicking here.

If you are a new employer and DO NOT have an NUcareers account:

Please register on NUcareers by clicking here. Fill out the registration form and a password will be emailed to you.

Once you receive your password you will be able to log in and register for the Career Fair.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS BY CREDIT CARD ONLY.
REGISTRATION NOT CONFIRMED UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED IN FULL.

Pricing for the Fall 2018 Career Fairs is as follows:

  • Register for all events for $1100 – (the all major October 4th Undergraduate ONLY Career Fair, plus the all majors October 5th Masters ONLY Career Fair, plus the October 3rd PhD Career Accelerator event & the November 7th virtual career fair). Register on NUcareers.

 

  • October 4th – Undergraduate ONLY Career Fair (all majors) Register for this day for $550 for the in-person fair. Register on NUcareers.

 

  • The October 4th Undergraduate ONLY Career Fair (all majors) coupled with the November 7th Virtual Fair has a package rate of $600. Register on NUcareers.

 

  • The October 4th Undergraduate ONLY Career Fair (all majors) coupled with the October 5th all majors Masters ONLY Career Fair  - package rate of $1000. Register on NUcareers.

 

  • The October 5th Masters Student ONLY Career Fair with the November 7th Virtual Career Fair would be $600. Register on NUcareers.

 

  • The November 7th Virtual Career Fair ONLY is $300. Register here which will bring you to the Virtual Career Fair registration page on CareerEco. If you register for a package you will receive a promotional code from Northeastern to register.

Northeastern provides:

  • 6-foot table, tablecloth, electrical
  • 2 chairs and catered lunch
  • A Wi-Fi password for the Career Fair will be provided

Additional registration charges include an additional table and a $100 charge.

Forms of Payment:

Payment by Credit Card: Please log into NUcareers w/email address used during registration.

  • Go to ‘my orders’ on your dashboard, click the row showing the outstanding balance
  • Select ‘Pay by Credit Card’ in the pop-up window
  • Follow the on-screen prompts

Cancellation Policy:
If you cancel your registration after the Friday, September 21st deadline you will not be eligible for a refund.


WHEN TO ARRIVE AT NORTHEASTERN:
Plan to arrive no later than 10:00 am to set up your booth/table and allow time to have lunch (provided by Northeastern, starting at 10:30 a.m.).


HOW TO POST JOBS PRIOR TO THE FAIR:
We recommend posting your available openings online two weeks prior to the fair. Postings can be seen by our undergraduate and graduate students, and also by alumni who graduated less than 4 years ago. The best way for you to post jobs is through NUcareers. Posting two weeks prior to the fair will help your company/organization build awareness and attract interested students.

To post jobs, go to NUcareers. If you don’t know your password, you can reset it here.

  • Click the “Post a New Job” link
  • When the “Post a New Job” window appears, click “Career Development Job Postings”
  • Enter the information about the job you’re posting, then click “Submit Posting for Approval”

If you are a new employer and DO NOT have an NUcareers account:

Please register on NUcareers by clicking here. Fill out the registration form and a password will be emailed to you.

Once you receive your password you will be able to log in and register for the Career Fair.


SHIPPING MATERIALS

 

Ship to: (include your company name on EACH crate/box):

Northeastern University

Employer Engagement and Career Design

c/o: (your company name) Career Fair

101 Stearns Center

360 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 02115

*Packages can not be accepted before September 18th.

AFTER the fair shipping instructions:

Accepted Couriers
FedEx “Express” and UPS “Ground” require that all packages have a NEW label for outbound shipping


Virtual Career Fair

November 7, 2018 – 9 am – 3 pm – Northeastern University will facilitate a Virtual Career Fair administered by CareerEco. Open to all industry types, the virtual fair allows you to participate remotely while connecting with multiple students through a versatile online platform.  Register here if you ONLY want to participate in the Virtual Fair. If you have purchased a package you will receive a promotional code for your registration.


PhD Career Accelerator

October 3, 2018 – 9 am - 4:30 pm - PhD Career Accelerator

Employers seeking PhD-level talent are invited to network with Northeastern University PhD students through informational interviews, mentoring sessions, and more. Features multiple sessions and activities designed to bring a range of resources together for PhDs who are launching a full-time job search. The PhD Career Accelerator will be held in Stearns Center, 420 Huntington Ave, Boston MA 02115 on Northeastern's Boston campus. Please email Amanda Cornwall for more information.


PARKING

We strongly encourage the use of PUBLIC, TAXI, & RIDE-SHARE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES. If you plan to drive to the event, there are a few parking garages near Northeastern (Renaissance Garage, Gainsborough Garage, Museum of Fine Arts Garage, Westland Garage, & Christian Science Garage) that you will have to pay to utilize.

SECURITY All employers entering the career fair venue will be subject to bag checks. This means both personal bags and career fair-related materials. Please plan for anticipated delays in entry (the fair officially starts at 11:00 am).


HOTELS

If you need a hotel close to Northeastern, click here. Ask for the Northeastern University rates.