Summer Employment Fair


The Summer Employment Fair is an opportunity for companies and organizations to discuss summer jobs, internships and part-time jobs with students. 

Students and Alumni: Click here or visit Handshake (log into MyNMU and click on Handshake under the Student Resources tab) for a list of participating employers. Please contact NMU Career Services if you have any questions. Bring copies of your resume and your student ID! Click here to view the job fair floor plan. 

For a chance to win a prize, log into Handshake and join this event!  Students/Alumni who join and also check-in at the job fair will be placed into a drawing.  Ten winners will be selected and notified the day after the fair.  

For tips on how to prepare for a job fair, click here. 

Employers:  To register for this event, log in to Handshake. On your Dashboard, click on 'Fairs' on the left side.  Search then click on 'Summer Employment Fair'.  Next, click on the blue '+ Register' button.  Once you have completed your registration, click 'Create Registration'.  NMU on-campus departments: Make sure to choose your department under 'Registration Division'.    

PLEASE NOTE: The Summer Employment Fair is currently full. If you would like to get on the waiting list, please call our office at (906) 227-2800. 

Registration fees for 2018-2019 job fairs:

  • For-profit organizations: $100 (includes a table, chairs and lunch for 2 recruiters; additional recruiters will cost $15 each)
  • Non-profit organizations: $25 (includes a table, chairs and lunch for 2 recruiters; additional recruiters will cost $15 each) 

Registration Timeline:
Payment deadline: February 6 at 5 p.m. EST
Registration cancellation (with refund): January 30 at 5 p.m. EST 

A late registration fee of $50 will be added for those employers registering after the deadline date of February 6, 2019. 

To pay by credit card, you may pay online or by calling us at (906) 227-2800.  To pay by check, please mail it to: 
Career Services
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Ave.
Marquette,  MI 49855

Please note: Students are not required to register for the job fair to attend. The number of students registered does not reflect the number of students that will be in attendance. 

**Due to limited space, graduate schools will not be able to register for this event. We will have a table at the job fair for graduate school information.  If you would like to have information about your graduate school program(s) displayed, please send it via email to or by mail.**

If you have any questions, or want to verify your company's registration, please contact NMU Career Services at 906-227-2800 or via e-mail at