Winter Semester Job Fair


Wednesday, March 18, 2020
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
NMU Northern (University) Center

(Registration will open June 2019)


The Winter Semester Job Fair is marking its 30th anniversary this year!  This fair brings together students and employers from the Midwest to explore today's exciting job outlook. Many employers will be interviewing students for positions with their organizations. There is no cost for students and alumni to attend this event.

Current students:  Please bring your student ID for check-in.

Students and Alumni: Click here for a list of participating employers or log into your Handshake account and click on 'Events'.  This list provides information on each employer registered to attend and positions they are hiring for.   Click here to view the job fair floor plan.  Please contact NMU Career Services if you have any questions.

Join event buttonFor 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:  All tables for this job fair have been registered for.  If you would like to be placed on our wait list, please contact us at 906-227-2800.

To register for this event, log in to Handshake. On your Dashboard, click on 'Fairs' on the left side.  Search then click on 'Winter Semester Job 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'.    

Registration fees for 2019-2020 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)

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.  Our mailing address is:

NMU - Career Services
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI  49855 

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