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Career Fairs

Let's face it ... while our students are polishing their resumes and donning their best power suits, you are also looking for ways to be noticed, too! Discuss part-time, full-time, internship and co-op positions with qualified candidates at our recruiting events.

Recruiting Events

The USC Career Center hosts many different events every year so that employers from a variety of industries have a chance to target your recruitment efforts on the students who best fit your unique industry needs.

 

Spring 2019 Career Fairs & Events

Gamecocks Get Hired! All Majors Fair

January 23, 2019

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-4:00pm

Experience Day 1 of our 2-day career fair event and your opportunity meet talented USC students of all majors to fill your full-time, internship and co-op positions. This fair is open to all USC students.

Register on Handshake today!

Gamecocks Get Hired! STEM Majors Fair

January 24, 2019 

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-4:00pm

Don't miss out on Day 2 of our 2-day career fair event and meet talented USC students to fill your technical full-time, internship and co-op positions in the fields of science, engineering, technology, and math.

Register on Handshake today!

Spring Etiquette Dinner

February 5, 2019

An interactive, hands-on learning experience with a delicious 3-course meal and a fun evening with students!

Moore School of Business Spring EXPO

February 6, 2019

More than 1,500 undergraduates attend the event, including students from our #1 ranked International Business program and our renowned Supply Chain Management program. Majors include: Accounting, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Operations and Supply Chain, Marketing, Real Estate, and  Risk Management & Insurance.

Register on Handshake today!

Education Recruitment Day

February 19, 2019

USC Alumni Center

 Education Recruitment Day is your chance to recruit USC students and alumni interested in working in K-12 institutions.

Register on Handshake today!

HRSM Experience EXPO

February 20, 2019

College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management (HRSM) students are among the most prepared and sought after young professionals in their industries. If you are seeking high-quality talent to take your organization to the next level, be sure to attend the College of HRSM Experience Expo.

Students attend the Experience Expo to find internship and full-time work experiences. This event targets students interested in hotels, restaurants, clubs, events, tourism, retail and fashion, live entertainment, venue management and sporting organizations.  HRSM students and degree programs rank among the top in the world. Attend this event to engage with the future leaders of your industry.

In addition to seeking career opportunities, the HRSM Experience Expo will highlight global opportunities for students to study abroad through our innovative courses and University-sponsored programs. This is an event you don’t want to miss! Register today for the 2019 College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management Experience Expo!

Register on Handshake today!

SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair

April 2-3, 2019

Recruit students live online through this virtual event! Students and alumni across all majors and degrees are invited to attend.

Register online today!

HireSouthCarolina Alumni Career Fair

April 18, 2019

TD Convention Center, Greenville SC

If you are looking to hire alumni with professional experience in accounting, business, education, government, health care, marketing, media, non-profit, sales, or technology then you should attend HireSouthCarolina.

Register on Handshake today!

 

Fall 2019 Schedule of Carer Fairs & Events

Opportunity Knocks Part-time Job Fair

August 2019

Whether you're looking to fill part-time on-campus, off-campus, or work study positions, the Opportunity Knocks Part-time Job Fair is your chance to find ambitious and successful USC students.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

Gamecocks Get Hired! STEM Majors Fair

September 2019

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Experience Day 1 of our new 2-day career fair event and meet talented USC students to fill your technical full-time, internship and co-op positions in the fields of science, engineering, technology, and math.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

Gamecocks Get Hired! All Majors Fair

September 2019

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Don't miss Day 2 of our new 2-day career fair event and your opportunity meet talented USC students to fill your non-technical full-time, internship and co-op positions. This fair is open to all students.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

Fall Etiquette Dinner

October 2019

An interactive, hands-on learning experience with a delicious 3-course meal and a fun evening with students!

Health Professions Fair

October 2019 

Whether you're looking to fill internship, co-op, or full-time positions, the Health Professions Fair is your chance to find ambitious and successful students in health-related fields such as nursing, physical therapy, public health, social work, and psychology.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

Pharmacy Day

November 2019

Meet with students in the pharmaceutical field at Pharmacy Day for your full-time and internship positions.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

Graduate & Professional School Fair

November 2019

The Career Center will host the Graduate & Professional School Fair to provide the participating schools with opportunities to share their program information and meet with USC students and alumni.

Registration will open on June 1, 2019

 


Career Fair Sponsorships

Increase your visibility to students during the Gamecocks Get Hired Career Fair Days through sponsorship! Please contact Natoshia Goines at goinesna@mailbox.sc.edu for more information.

Partner Sponsor
  • $600 + registration fee for partners ($1,200 total)

  • Includes premier table placement (at the end of the rows).

  • Recognition in all digital marketing to students

  • Logo included on student page for the fair. 

Non-Partner Sponsor 
  • $1,200 + registration fee for non-partners ($1,800 total) *Non-profit/Government rate is $600 + registration fee ($900 total)

  • Includes premier table placement (at the end of the rows).

  • Recognition in all digital marketing to students

  • Logo included on student page for the fair. 

The Fairs App Sponsor
  • $1,900 + registration fee ($2,500 total)

  • Includes premier table placement (at the end of the rows).

  • Recognition in all digital marketing for sponsoring The Fairs App

  • Special recognition in digital displays across campus and in The Fairs App