MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair

MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair
Date Thursday, February 24, 2022
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location Minneapolis Convention Center - 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Minneapolis Convention Center - 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Instructions for Guests
  • Event parking in ramps near the Convention Center are typically $8 - $10
  • Coat check is free in the Student Lounge Area (L 100 - left of the escalator)
  • Interviews will be held in Exhibit Hall A (Left side of Exhibit Hall)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided. Connect to “Private Colleges WiFi” which is available on all floors of the job fair. The Minneapolis Convention Center also offers free Wi-Fi in all first level lobbies.
    • A unique feature of the fair is the option to pre-schedule interviews. The student resume feature has been implemented to the fair website. Students are encouraged to create a profile and upload their resumes online. The attending organizations have access to view resumes and are encouraged to reach out to candidates directly to pre-schedule interviews.
    • 2 separate doors will be available for entrance into the Exhibit Hall to improve traffic flow
    • Doors open at 8:45 a.m. for any registered students requesting accommodations through their affiliated college or university
  • STUDENT PREPARATION: Visit to see: Why Should I Attend, How Do I Register, and Registered Employers. Prior to the Fair, students should:
Registration IN-PERSON FAIR REGISTRATION: open NOW in your individual Handshake account and closes February 21 - click HERE.
SponsorsOffice of Career Development and Calling

Event Description

Why Should I Attend?

  • Opportunity to network with 250+ organizations who are interested in starting and maintaining employment relationships with Minnesota graduates!

  • Many of the organizations who will be present at the event will be actively recruiting for jobs and internships.

  • Other organizations may anticipate hiring in the next six months. ​

How Do I Register and What is the Cost?

  • There isn't a cost to register for the fair.

  • Students can register for either the in-person fair on Thursday, February 24, and/or the virtual fair on Tuesday, March 1.

  • Students must register via their Handshake profile. Only pre-registered candidates will be admitted to the job fair.

  • Only Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and December 2021 enrolled at one of the participating seventeen Minnesota Private Colleges are eligible to attend.

Which Employers are Attending?


Contact the Office of Career Development and Calling at