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Job Fair Information

Whether you're looking to fill internship, co-op, or full-time positions, the Health Professions Fair is your chance to find talented USC students and alumni in the fields of nursing, physical therapy, public health, and social work. 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

Job Fair Schedule

Monday, October 19, 2015
Capstone Conference Center
Campus Room
Columbia, SC 29208

Employer Unload/Registration/Buffet-style Lunch
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Health Professions Fair
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m..
Job Fair Fees

Registration Fee:
Early bird registration - $100 until October 5, 2015 at midnight.
Late registration - $175 (October 6 - October 19, 2015)

Additional Recruiters:
Please note that registration allows for 1 recruiter.  Each additional recruiter is $25 and additional table is $50.  Please limit each table to 3 recruiters.  Indicate additional recruiters tables needed under the Quantity Fees section.

Payment Options:
Payments may be submitted via check, VISA, Discover, MasterCard, or American Express.
USC's Federal Tax ID: 57-6001153

Job Fair Policies and Logistical Information

Employer Eligibility Policy to Use Career Center Services

Job Fair Policies

Refund/Cancellation Policy: All payments must be received no later than two (2) weeks prior to the career event. If an employer has not paid in full and/or cancels less than two (2) weeks prior to the event, the organization will be held responsible for the payment. All cancellations must be provided in writing by email to Future registrations for career events will not be allowed until the balance is paid. If an employer registers on or after the two-week period prior to the event, all payments must be paid in full at the time of registration. No refunds will be issued after October 5, 2015.

Tobacco Policy:  Employers please be aware that beginning January 1, 2014, the University of South Carolina is tobacco free.  Please review the University policy at for additional details about Tobacco Free USC.

Employer Benefits:

  • A 6' x 2.5' covered table and 2 chairs
  • One (1) parking pass for surface lot (corner of Barnwell & Pendleton Streets)
  • Unloading and loading assistance
  • Buffet-style lunch for 1 representative
  • Wireless access

Exhibit Parameters: All exhibits must be limited to the size of the 6' x 2.5' table. No vehicles or animals are allowed at the fair. All items for your display must be able to fit onto or behind your table. This will ensure that all employers have adequate space and students can navigate the fair in an efficient manner.  If you are bringing printed materials, please bring 10 copies of enlarged print.

Parking Options:  Employers may drop off at the entrance of the Capstone Conference Center.  Each registered employer will be allowed one parking spot in the designed event block near the corner of Barnwell & Pendleton Streets.  While the Career Center has reserved parking for our employers, we cannot guarantee that a spot will be available.  We strongly suggest that you bring pocket change should you need to park in a metered spot  (1 quarter = 20 minutes).

ADA Accommodations: If you are in need of ADA accommodations such as but not limited to interpreters, captioning, or enlarged print, please contact Sandra Bray at or 803-777-1988 for assistance.

Hotel Information:  Columbia Hotel recommendations.

Job Fair Registration

Steps to Register:

  1. Click on the REGISTER FOR THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS FAIR to set up a JobMate account or log into JobMate.
  2. Select Job Fairs and Events to register for the HEALTH PROFESSIONS FAIR.
  3. In the Category box, select Job Fairs and search..
  4. You will see the HEALTH PROFESSIONS FAIR Icon and a register link to the right.
  5. Select the Register link and complete your registration information.