Students and professionals mingle at the 2020 Career Fair.

What to Expect at Our Virtual Career Fair

What to Expect at Our Virtual Career Fair

To ensure the health and safety of participating firms and our students, we will be hosting the 2021 Career Fair virtually on the spatial video conference platform, Gatherly.

Registration for Career Fair closes Wednesday, February 3, 2021.

What is the date and time/duration of Career Fair?

Career Fair is scheduled for Friday, February 19, 2021 and will run from 1 - 4 p.m. on Gatherly. We will host Gatherly walk-throughs ahead of the event to introduce participating firms to the platform. 

What is the deadline to register for Career Fair?

Firms should register for Career Fair by Wednesday, February 3, 2021. 

What is the fee to participate?

The cost to register is $150. However, a fee reduction is available for firms of 10 people or fewer, non-profit organizations, and government agencies. In order to receive a reduction, you must complete the fee reduction request box on the Career Fair Registration Form. Registration will open Wednesday, January 6, 2021. 

What does the fee include? 

The registration fee includes a link to student resumes for each School, access to all of Gatherly's features for participating firms, and the opportunity to meet our amazing students. 

How will we receive the students' resumes? 

One-page resumes will be collected for students in both the Schools of Architecture and City & Regional Planning. We will distribute resumes via a secure link on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. 

Who Participates in Career Fair?

Programs from the Schools of Architecture and City & Regional Planning participate in our Career Fair. After registration closes, we will share the list of all firms participating in the 2021 Career Fair. Due to the virtual nature of our Career Fair this year, firms from around the country can connect with our students.

Students present projects to guest jurors.

Architecture Programs

Michael Elliot leading a tour of Old Fourth Ward Park for first-year MCRP students.

City & Regional Planning Programs

Students meet with firms at the 2019 Career Fair.

2021 Participating Firms

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