Career Fairs - Recruiters
The Career Center hosts several career fairs each year. Career Fairs are a great way for recruiters to meet talented UCI students all in one place. Our quarterly career fairs include opportunities for full-time, part-time, and internship positions.
2016-17 Career Fairs
January 26, 2017: Internship & Career Fair
The Internship & Career Fair will be held in the Student Center and will feature employers seeking to identify talented UCI students for part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities. This is a great way for recruiters to meet UCI students all in one place.
May 4, 2017: Spring Career Fair
The Spring Career Fair will be held in the Student Center and will feature employers seeking to identify talented UCI students for part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities. This is a great way for recruiters to meet UCI students all in one place.
Career Fair Attendance Policy
UCI Career Center Career Fairs are for all currently enrolled UCI students and UC alumni registered for UCI Career Center alumni services. Career Center Graduate and Professional School Fairs are open to all UCI students, UC alumni, and community members.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Why the Career Fair Attendance Policy?
This Policy is in place to ensure that individuals paying UCI Student Services Fees or UCI Career Center Alumni Services Fees have access to the Career Fairs funded by these Fees. Additionally, the Policy assists the Career Center in facilitating employers meeting the population of students they are seeking to hire through on-campus recruitment at UCI.
- How much does it cost?
General Career Fair Pricing
STEM Career Fair Pricing
- What time is the fair?
All fairs run from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with check-in for employers beginning at 8:30 a.m.
- Where does the fair take place?
All fairs are held inside the UCI Student Center.
- Where do I park?
You will be parking in the Student Center Parking Structure (corner of West Peltason and Pereira). The Career Center blocks a portion of the structure exclusively for guests attending the fair. Please park in this area. The Career Center is not responsible for parking citations issued due to a failure to retrieve a pass or for parking in the wrong location.
Once parked, take the elevator to level 2 and follow the directional signs to the check-in area for your event.
- How many representatives can I bring?
We strongly encourage you to have no more than 3-4 representatives at your table at a given time. We do not charge per representative - you can add additional parking passes and/or lunches at the time of registration.
- Can I purchase additional parking passes or lunches?
When you regsiter, you can add on additional lunches for $25 (Limit: 4) and/or additional parking passes for $15 (Limit: 1-2; varies by fair).
- Can I ship materials in advance?
If you are looking to have your items shipped to use prior to the fair, please send them to the address below. Shipments must arrive no later than 48 hours in advance of the event.
UCI Career Center
100 Student Services I
Irvine, CA 92697-2075
Attn: CAREER FAIR/your company name
To return packages at the end of the fair, simply leave the package on your table with the return label affixed, and a Career Center staff member will pick up your package. All return shipments will be picked up by FedEx/UPS the following business day.
- Can I obtain a W-9 form for payment purposes?
Yes! Click here.
- What is the Career Fair Resume Book?
The Career Center is pleased to offer fair participants access to resumes of pre-registered students. This is a great way to engage early and invite students to stop by and see you in person. Students can add resumes up until the day of the event. You have access to the resumes from the time you register to 30 days after the event. You can sort the information by
- Degree level
- Year in school
- Whether or not they a posted resume
- Whether they expressed interest in your company specifically
To view this information:
- Log into your ZotLink account
- Click on the "Events" then click on the “Career Fair” tab
- Click "Review-Confirmed" on the for the event which you have registered
- Click on the “Students” tab
- On this page you will see the filters available