Accounting Career Fair
Fall 2020 - date TBD
Bone Student Center, Brown Ballroom
The Accounting Career Fair connects recruiters hiring for accounting positions only with students and alumni who are majoring in accounting and seeking an accounting position.
Meet exciting new talent from Illinois State University. Register for the Accounting Career Fair. Learn more about Illinois State's Accounting Department. Candidates from neighboring institutions may also be in attendance. View travel directions to Illinois State. Event details such as: parking, set-up, etc. will be sent to registrants and will be available here two weeks prior to the event. The Career Center does not accept or send out fair shipments. Please make arrangements through your own carriers as needed. Registration will open in the spring. For more information about the Accounting Career Fair, contact Career Center Events.
Steps to complete before the fair
Construct an effective resume
. Check out the Career Resource Guide for assistance. Then, visit the Career Center during drop-in hours or
Late-night Resume Reviews for feedback.
Develop a 30 second summary of your professional skills, experience and interests. If you need help, utilize the worksheet in the Career Resource Guide.
Dress the part. Review our Career Resource Guide for tips on proper dress and professional etiquette.
Login to your Hire-A-Redbird account to register for the fair. Although not required, check out the benefits of registering.
Do your research. Check out the list of employers registered for the fair to identify those you most want to meet. Utilize the link below, visit Hire-a-Redbird, or access using the free Symplicity Jobs and Careers app available from the App Store or Google Play. Then, visit the Career Resource Guide to learn how to do quality research on employers so you can answer the question, "what do you know about our organization?"
Check out the list of employers who attended the 2019 fair.
Tips to prepare for the fair
Professional headshot photos are available free to Illinois State students at the fair from 10:30-12:30 p.m. Photos will be available on Flickr with a direct link included below:
Student volunteers needed
Interested in developing your leadership skills and/or earning service hours? Become a career fair student volunteer!
If you need special accommodations to attend this event, contact the Career Center
. Please allow sufficient time to arrange for the accommodation.