Career Fair

2017 Career Fair Employer Information

Date and Time

Thursday, September 28, 2017
8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

WSU Tri-Cities
2770 Crimson Way
Richland, WA 99354-1671

Registration

Employer registration begins Friday, July 14.

Registration Fee: $100.

Note: The fee increases to $150 if received after 5 p.m. on September 15.

Additional Information
About WSU Tri-Cities

WSU Tri-Cities is one of five campuses in the WSU system. WSU Tri-Cities is a vibrant campus and community that sits on more than 200 acres alongside the Columbia River in Richland, Washington.

With more than 1,800 students, 90 full-time faculty, and a 90% job placement rate, WSU Tri-Cities is driven by an ultimate goal of engaging students in hands-on learning through internships, co-ops, and project-based courses. Students can select their program of study from a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs and are well-prepared to enter the workforce and contribute to the economic vitality of this community.

About the Career Fair
  • WSU Tri-Cities hosts an annual Career Fair each fall semester.
  • Exhibitor booths are in two buildings: Student Union Building and Consolidated Information Center.
  • All exhibitor booths are 6’ x 6’ with two chairs.
  • Companies who register by 5 p.m. September 15 will be listed on all printed materials and event handouts.
  • Exhibitors are responsible for providing their own tablecloths, extension cords, promotional materials, signage, tape, etc. A black tablecloth may be requested at no additional cost.
  • Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. with all booths set-up by 9 a.m.
  • All registered attending representatives will be emailed a Career Fair Schedule and Career Fair Logistics including hotel accommodations, directions to campus, a campus parking map, check-in instructions, Career Fair policies, amenities, and programming.
  • Career Fair offers a new program for employers, the state of the Tri-Cities work force discussion panel starting at 8 a.m. The program is open to all registered employers and includes a complimentary breakfast.
  • Career Fair features a Student Spotlight Program where select students present a 1-minute resume pitch to employers in one session (following the discussion panel). Employers will be provided with presenter bios.
  • Career Fair is open to WSU students, alumni, and the general public.
  • Curbside assistance is not available.
Registration Fee
Registration Fee: $100
Deadline: September 15
The fee for any registration received after 5 p.m. on September 15, will be $150.
Registration Policy
  • All registrations subject to approval.
  • Once approved, a confirmation email will be sent directly from Career Development.
  • All attending representatives and boxed lunch options must be emailed no later than September 15.
  • Unpaid registrations will be canceled fifteen (15) business days prior to the event.
  • An event invoice may be provided upon request on a case-by-case basis only.
  • No refunds will be issued for any reason.

Late Registration Policy

For late registration availability, please contact Eadie Balint, Career Fair Coordinator, at 509-372-7214 or ebalint@tricity.wsu.edu.

  • Online registration not available at 5 p.m. September 15.
  • Approved late registrations will complete a hard copy Registration Form.
  • Late registration will be subject to space availability and is not guaranteed.
  • Company will not be included in Career Fair printed materials or handouts.
  • Lunch options will not be available.  Late registrations will receive a standard lunch option.  No exceptions.
What You Will Receive With Your Registration
  • One 6’ x 6’ space. An additional booth space may be requested on the registration form, for an additional cost.
  • One table.
  • Two chairs. One additional chair may be requested below at no additional cost (maximum seating at each booth is limited to three chairs total).
  • Two bottles of water at your booth.
  • Breakfast provided to all exhibitors on a first-come, first serve basis from 8 to 9:00 a.m. during the state of the Tri-Cities workforce discussion panel.
  • One lunch ticket.  (Lunch delivered to your booth. Additional lunches may be requested on the registration form for an additional cost. Changes/additions accepted until September 15.)
  • A Hospitality Room with complimentary snacks and refreshments.
  • Access to Interview Rooms (on a first come, first serve basis).
  • A Job Board to post job and internship openings.
  • Access to electricity (must be requested on the registration form; limited locations).
  • Access to wireless internet (log in instructions provided at your booth).
  • Free parking.
Contact Us
photo of Eadie Balint
Eadie BalintStudent Engagement & Program Specialist, Career DevelopementFloyd 140509-372-7214
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