Information for Students & Job Seekers

Event Date: Wednesday, 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. List of participating institutions is listed below


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 will be available starting February 1, but is 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?

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".


To see a web view of participating companies, please visit https://app.careerfairplus.com/gace_ga/fair/1985



Where is it?

Exhibit Hall D, Cobb Galleria


Directions:
 cobbgalleria.com/map.aspx

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






 2019 List of Participating Schools

Agnes Scott College

Albany Technical College

Atlanta Technical College
Berry College

Brenau University

Central Michigan University

Chattahoochee Technical College
Clark Atlanta University
Clayton State University
Columbus State University
Dalton State College
Emory University

Georgia College

Georgia Gwinnett College

Georgia Highlands College

Georgia Institute of Technology

Georgia Southern University
Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia State University
Gordon State College
Kennesaw State University
LaGrange College

Life University

Mercer University
Middle Georgia State University

Oglethorpe University

Piedmont College
Reinhardt University
Savannah State University

Shorter University

South Georgia Technical College

Spelman College

University of Georgia

University of North Georgia

University of West Georgia

Valdosta State University

Wesleyan College

West Georgia Technical College

Dress for Success

PROFESSIONAL ATTIRE REQUIRED TO ATTEND 

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.

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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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Questions?

Contact your school's career services office!

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