Information for Students & Job Seekers
Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19 and guidance from the CDC, the 2020 GACE Statewide Career Fair has been CANCELED and will not be rescheduled.
However, the event app is still available. Job seekers are encouraged to view company and recruitment information the on the Career Fair Plus app!
- Over 160 employers from all industries
- Only students and alumni from the list participating schools may attend. List of 2019 participating institutions is listed below. The list of 2020 participating institutions will be updated starting December 2019.
Bring your school ID or a driver's license and a copy of your resume with your GACE member school listed to get in the doors! We will keep the copy of your resume at registration, so please make sure to bring several copies of your resume for employers!
Pre-registration is available for students and alumni job seekers, but is not required to attend. Pre-registered attendees will receive event updates and reminders prior to the event in addition to a quicker on-site check in process the day of the event.
On-site registration will be available and all participants, regardless of pre-registration status, must check-in at the Student Registration Desk prior to entering the fair.
Participants are encouraged, but not required, to download the free Career Fair Plus app which contains the most up-to-date employer listing along with valuable event information, tips for preparation and event map. The app can be found in both the and . Once in the App, search for the "GACE Statewide Career Fair".
Employer registrations will be updated starting on November 12
Where is it?
Enter through the main rotunda and go up the escalator. There will be clear signage directing you to the GACE Statewide Career Fair.
Parking at the Galleria is free for the first two hours. Job seekers who stay longer than 2 hours will be provided a parking voucher at the event evaluation table.
2020 List of Participating Schools
Georgia Gwinnett CollegeMercer University
Middle Georgia State University
Dress for Success
PROFESSIONAL ATTIRE REQUIRED TO ATTEND
A conservative business suit is your best bet. Remember, you only have one chance to make a good impression!
GACE Clothing Closet
If you do not have access to professional attire, you may borrow items from the GACE Clothing Closet. We have a limited number of sizes and items for men and women. Available on a first come, first served basis.
Career Assistance Booth
Not sure how to navigate the career fair? Looking for networking tips? Nervous about approaching an employer booth? Stop by the Great First Impressions Booth to speak with a career professional from one of our 40 member schools. We are happy to assist you with the Statewide Career Fair process. The Career Assistance Booth will open at 10:00 am and will remain open until 3:00 pm.
Interact with employers, get the latest information and useful tips on Twitter and Facebook! Post about your experience using #GACECareerFair.
Statewide Career Fair Code of Ethics
To help ensure a pleasant and productive environment for all Career Fair participants, the following guidelines have been established:
If questions or concerns arise during the event, please contact someone at the Statewide Career Fair registration desk.
Contact your school's career services office!