Recruiting at Job & Internship Fairs

Thank you for your interest in recruiting at Kennesaw State. Listed below is more information about our job fairs and the fees associated with each event. Expand the "Job Fair Fee & Registration Details" section of each event to view all of the information. Please also review the Job Fair Registration & Cancellation Policy.

Registration & Cancellation Policy
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Spring 2023

Education Fair

January 26, 2023, from 11 am - 3 pm ET, in person at the KSU Center

Each Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top schools and organizations to the Kennesaw campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for full-time, & part-time positions. 

This event is primarily for jobs in education and other related fields. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. 

NOTE: By registering, you are expressing your request to attend, and this does not guarantee your approval. We must consider many factors for approval to meet the needs of our 180+ majors. Once 'Approved', you will be sent your invoice and logistics details. A 'pending' status means you are not yet approved and may be on a waiting list. 

This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2023 Spring Virtual Job and Internship Fair on April 12:

Register Now

We look forward to being your host in January! 

  • Standard Registration includes:

    • 2 Reps including lunch
    • Parking for registered Reps
    • 8-foot table with 2 chairs and a paper table cover

    Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
    Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450* 
    Additional Representatives: $35 each
    Access to Electricity at Booth: $25

    This event has open parking for registered reps only.


    Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register

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    Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? See this Information

    *Late registration fee begins January 6, 2023. 

Spring STEM Job, Co-Op, And Internship Fair

February 21, 22, & 23, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in person at the Marietta Gymnasium/ Event Center

Each Fall & Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top companies to the Marietta campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, co-op, full-time, & part-time positions.

This fair is primarily for employers seeking to hire students for opportunities in STEM and other related roles and interests. Students and alumni from all majors are encouraged to attend, however, the majority are from the below colleges:

  • Architecture & Construction Management
  • Computing & Software Engineering
  • Science & Mathematics
  • Engineering & Engineering Technology

Employers can choose to attend ONE of the three days to recruit our students and alumni seeking roles in science, technology, engineering, math, and other related fields and interests. Please be sure to only register for your preferred day.

Please note the suggested day for your targeted majors as it has been updated:

  • Employers recruiting for Computer Technology, Math, and Data roles - Attend Day 1 
  • Employers recruiting for Architecture, Construction, and Structural Design and Engineering roles - Attend Day 2
  • Employers recruiting for all other Engineering and Hard Sciences roles - Attend Day 3

NOTE: By registering, you are expressing your request to attend, and this does not guarantee your approval. We must consider many factors for approval to meet the needs of our 180+ majors. Once 'Approved', you will be sent your invoice and logistics details. A 'pending' status means you are not yet approved and may be on a waiting list. 

This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2023 Spring Virtual Job and Internship Fair on April 12:

Register Now

We look forward to being your host in February!

Standard Registration includes:

  • 2 Reps including lunch
  • 1 parking space
  • 6-foot table with 2 chairs and a paper table cover

Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
Standard Registration Fee: $550
Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450*
Late Registration Fee: $650*
Additional Representatives: $35 each
Access to Electricity at Booth: $25
Additional Parking Spot: $20 each

Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register: 

Register Now

Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

* Late registration fee begins February 2, 2023. 

Spring All-Majors Job And Internship Fair

March 21 & 22, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, in-person at the Kennesaw Recreation Center

Each Fall & Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top companies to the Kennesaw campus in order to showcase KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, co-op, full-time, & part-time positions.

This event is for companies to recruit for jobs and internships in all majors and industries. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend.

Employers can choose to attend ONE of the two days to recruit our students and alumni seeking roles across all majors and interests. Please be sure to only register for your preferred day. Please note the suggested day for your targeted majors as it has been updated: 

  • Employers recruiting for Healthcare, Education, and Helping Profession roles - Attend Day 1
  • Employers recruiting for STEM and Data roles - Attend Day 2
  • Employers recruiting ALL OTHER roles can register to attend either day

NOTE: By registering, you are expressing your request to attend, and this does not guarantee your approval. We must consider many factors for approval to meet the needs of our 180+ majors. Once 'Approved', you will be sent your invoice and logistics details. A 'pending' status means you are not yet approved and may be on a waiting list. 

This fair will be held in person. If you are continuing with virtual recruiting, please consider registering for our 2023 Spring Virtual Job and Internship Fair on April 12:

Register Now

We look forward to being your host in March!

Standard Registration includes:

  • 2 Reps including lunch
  • 1 parking space
  • 6-foot table with 2 chairs and a paper table cover

Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $350
Standard Registration Fee: $550
Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $450*
Late Registration Fee: $650*
Additional Representatives: $35 each
Access to Electricity at Booth: $25
Additional Parking Spot: $20 each

Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register:  

Register Now

Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

* Late registration fee begins March 2, 2023.

Spring Virtual Job & Internship Fair

April 12, 2023, from 11 am – 3 pm ET, Hosted virtually within Handshake

Our fair connects many of the nation's top companies with KSU's brightest students and alumni for internship, full-time, & part-time positions.

This event is for companies to recruit for jobs and internships in all majors and industries. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. 

This fair will be held virtually. If you are resuming in-person recruiting, please consider registering for an in-person fair.

more information on virtual fairs Register Now

We look forward to being your host in April!

Standard Virtual Registration includes:

  • Virtual Chat Room with video, audio, and chat feature with no additional fees per rep
  • 1:1 sessions, 10-minutes each
  • Group sessions, 30-minutes each
  • Access to public resumes and student details for your registered sessions before, during, and after the fair

Standard Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $300
Standard Registration Fee: $400
Late Non-Profit/Gov’t Registration Fee: $400*
Late Registration Fee: $500*

Create an account or log in to Handshake to Register:  

Register Now

Need help logging in or creating an account in Handshake? Read this information here.

* Late registration fee begins March 22, 2023.

Upcoming 2023 Events - Plan Ahead, Spots Will Fill Quickly

  • Summer Virtual Job and Internship Fair (all-majors) – Mid July, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, virtually in Handshake
  • Accounting, Finance, & FinTech Job and Internship Fair – Early September, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, KSU Center
  • Fall STEM Job, Co-op, and Internship Fair – Late September, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, Marietta Gymnasium/Event Center
  • Graduate School Recruitment Fair - Early October, 2023, 11 am - 3 pm ET, Kennesaw Student Center
  • Fall Job and Internship Fair (all-majors) – Late October, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, Kennesaw Recreation Center
  • Fall Virtual Job and Internship Fair – Early November, 2023, 11 am – 3 pm ET, virtually in Handshake

Job & Internship FAQ

  • Virtual career fairs on Handshake give you the opportunity to meet students and alumni through video sessions. You can connect in 30-minute group sessions and 10-minute 1:1s.

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  • The Schedule Owner of the fair will create the schedule and send it out to other representatives to claim. Schedule Owners can look at this helpful article and Representatives can check out this one.
  • The Audio and Video is hosted within Handshake using a platform called Twilio. No additional programs are required - Just Handshake. You can see a list of requirements and test your connectivity.

  • View the list of upcoming fairs at the top of this page, and then click on “Job Fair Fees & Registration Details” under the desired fair. Click the Handshake hyperlink to login to your Handshake account. A step by step guide for registering can be found on Handshake’s Support Page.
  • he larger Job & Internship Fairs (STEM and All Majors) have between 800-1,500 students who attend. The smaller Job & Internship Fairs (Accounting, Education, & other smaller segments) have between 100-500.

    Browse detailed demographic data of attendees. 

  • Employers can download resumes via Handshake for all students who have uploaded a resume and interacted with the company via applying to a job/interview schedule, RSVP'ed for an employer hosted event, or signed up for a session with the employer at a virtual fair.

    Resume books are included in some of our partnerships & sponsorships.

  • For on-campus fairs, yes. We will provide network and password on the day of the event.
  • Electricity at each of our on-campus fairs is limited. When registering for the fair, you will have the option to purchase access to electricity at your booth. It is provided on a first- come, first-served basis based on your registration date and availability. If you are approved for a spot with electricity, you are required to bring an extension cord as we do NOT provide them for you. If you are not sure if you requested electricity or your request has changed, please reach out to Sheri Blight (sheri.blight@kennesaw.edu).