Career Fairs

Fall 2018 Gies Business Fair Dates

September 17th and 18th, from 2 PM – 7PM (CST)

*Reminder, companies can only attend 1 day of the fair*


Illinois Business Spring 2018 Career Fair Numbers

133 Companies Participated

1963 Unique Students Attended


 Registration Fees

Each package includes lunch for a specified number of representatives per package, electricity/ WiFi, and free parking with shuttle transportation. We allow employers to register for only one day of the fair to allow our students to meet as many different employers as possible.

1 Table- 4 Representatives $650
2 Tables- 8 Representatives $1,300
3 Tables- 12 Representatives $1,950
Gov’t/ Non-Profit (1 Table with 4 Representatives) $300
Orange and Blue Package (6 to 8 Tables with up to 16 Representatives) *Limited to 3 packages per day- for details contact Business Career Services -217-333-2840 $3,500
Block- I Package (12-14 Tables with up to 32 representatives) *Limited to 2 packages per day- for details contact Business Career Services -217-333-2840 $5,000



Information For Those Attending An Illinois Business Career Fair


Invoice Information
Your invoice will be in the body of your confirmation email, and found on your employer account.



Amenities Available:

WiFi & Electricity
Other Important Information

Hotel Information
Contact List

Parking Information

Parking Location
Shuttle Service




Cancellation Information
All refund requests/cancellations must be made in writing by September 11th, 2018, at 5pm (CST). If a cancellation request is submitted after September 11th, 2018, at 5pm (CST), no refund will be granted.
** Please note that this time of year Illinois weather can change at a moments notice. In the case of inclement weather, if the University of Illinois campus is open, then all events will still go on as scheduled and your company’s participation will be at your discretion. Many vendors require advanced payment so no refunds will be issued. In the rare case that campus were to close due to weather, messaging will be sent via email and the event may then be rescheduled.




Questions? Contact a recruiting assistant at (217) 333-2840.