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Job 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.

 

Fall 2018 Job Fairs & Events

Opportunity Knocks Part-time Job Fair

August 24, 2018 

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.

Register on Handshake today!

Gamecocks Get Hired! STEM Majors Fair

September 25, 2018 

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-5:00pm

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.

Register on Handshake today!

Gamecocks Get Hired! All Majors Fair

September 26, 2018 

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-5:00pm

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.

Register on Handshake today!

HireSouthCarolina Alumni Career Fair

October 3, 2018

Looking for alumni with professional experience? Check out HireSouthCarolina!

See more information and register

Fall Etiquette Dinner

October 9, 2018

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

See more information

Health Professions Fair

October 29, 2018 

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.

Register on Handshake today!

Pharmacy Day

November 5, 2018 

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

Register on Handshake today!

Graduate & Professional School Fair

November 8, 2018 

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.

Register on Handshake today!

 

Spring 2019 Job Fairs & Events

Gamecocks Get Hired! All Majors Fair

January 23, 2019

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-5:00pm

Experience Day 1 of our 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 November 1, 2019.

Gamecocks Get Hired! STEM Majors Fair

January 24, 2019 

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
12:00-5:00pm

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.

Registration will open November 1, 2019.

Spring Etiquette Dinner

February 5, 2019

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

More information coming soon!

Education Recruitment Day

February 19, 2019

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

Registration will open November 1, 2019.

SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair

April 2019

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

More information coming soon!

HireSouthCarolina Alumni Career Fair

April 18, 2019

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.

More information coming soon!

 


Job Fair Sponsorships

Increase your visibility to students during the Gamecocks Get Hired Career Fair Days through sponsorship! Please contact Shanae Giles at gilessha@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