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Job Fair Information

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Career Fest is a great opportunity for USC students and alumni to meet potential employers to discuss internship, co-op, and full-time positions in non-technical fields such as business, arts & sciences, and retail.  For more information about the services that are provided at the Career Center, visit Contact us should you have additional questions. Click on the following hyperlink to download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Career Fest Employer Listing (updated weekly)

Job Fair Schedule

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
1101 Lincoln Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Shuttle runs
11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Career Fest
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

* Be sure to bring your Carolina Card or know your VIP ID in order to enter the job fair.

Complimentary shuttle: Shuttle service will be provided with stops at Capstone, Thomas Cooper Library (Sumter Street stop), Swearingen (north of building on Main Street), and the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (corner of Lincoln/Senate.) The shuttle will take students to the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center and return them to campus.  Look for "Job Fair Shuttle" signs.  The shuttle will run continuously from 11:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

ADA accommodations: If you are in need of ADA accommodations such as but not limited to interpreters, captioning, or enlarged print, please contact Shanae Giles at or 803-777-5060 for assistance.

Job Fair Prep Week

Get advice from industry experts during Job Fair Prep Week!
September 20-26, 2016

  • Activities Include:
    • Resume Reviews and Ask an Expert during Drop-In Hours.
    • Mock Interview schedules in the CEC.
  • Click here for the Job Fair Prep Week calendar of events.
Job Fair Tips

To maximize your results at the job fair, you should:


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