Information for Students & Job Seekers

Next Statewide Career Fair: April 10, 2019

Why should I attend?

- Over 160 employers from all industries

- Largest collaborative career fair in the state

Am I eligible to participate? 

- Only students and alumni from the list participating schools may attend.

How can I attend?

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! 

Can I pre-register?

Pre-registration is available, but not required to attend. 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. 

Which companies will be attending?

A web-view of participating companies will be available starting January 1 ! 

Participants are encouraged, but not required, to download the 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".

Where is it?

Exhibit Hall D, Cobb Galleria


Enter through the main rotunda and go up the escalator. There will be clear signage directing you to the GACE Statewide Career Fair. 

 2018 List of Participating Schools

Agnes Scott College
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Atlanta Technical College
Augusta University
Berry College
Central Michigan University- Atlanta
Chattahoochee Technical College
Clark Atlanta University
Clayton State University
Columbus State University
Dalton State College
DeVry University
Emory University
Georgia College

Georgia Gwinnett College
Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Georgia Southern University
Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia State University
Georgia Tech
Gordon State College
Kennesaw State University
LaGrange College
Life University
Mercer University
Middle Georgia State University
Oglethorpe University
Paine College

Piedmont College
Point University
Reinhardt University
South Georgia Technical College
Spelman College
University of Georgia
University of North Georgia
University of West Georgia
Valdosta State
Wesleyan College
West Georgia Technical College
Young Harris College

Dress for Success


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 ClosetWe 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 Career Assistance 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.

Social Media

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:
  1. Professional attire is required at the  Statewide Career Fair (no jeans, shorts, t-shirts, sneakers or flip flops, etc.)
  2. Photo ID and on–site registration are required for entry into the event. Upon registration, all participants will receive an event name badge, which must be worn at all times. If a name badge is lost or damaged, you must return to the registration table to secure a replacement.
  3. Only those seeking employment or career-related information will be allowed into the event. Other visitors must remain outside the event.
  4. Faculty and staff members of participating institutions who wish to enter the event must register to receive their event name badges.
  5. Please respect the time of all Career Fair participants (employers, job seekers and staff).
  6. For safety reasons, the doorways to the event (inside and out) and the surrounding areas must be kept clear at all times.
  7. Participants are expected to cooperate with all reasonable requests made by members of the Statewide Career Fair staff and all reasonable requests of any person acting in an official capacity as a representative of the participating institutions.

If questions or concerns arise during the event, please contact someone at the Statewide Career Fair registration desk.

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Post using #GACECareerFair



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