Employer registration will open in
UAA HANDSHAKE on Monday, March 12th
Please know the attending representatives' meal preferences (e.g. meat or vegetarian)
before beginning the registration form.
Please add firstname.lastname@example.org as a contact to receive future emails.
To speed up the approval process, please include your company's/organization's full address that matches your company's
active or good standing business license to your company's/organization's Handshake
For an overview of the registration process, please refer to https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-us/articles/115011431228-Employers-Getting-Started and for details on the Pending Approval to Join Company process please refer to https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-us/articles/115011969467-Pending-Approval-to-Join-Company-.
For any other technical/how-to questions on how to use Handshake, please go to https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-us/categories/202707307-Employer.
Focus: Recruiting UAA students and alumni for current, spring, or summer employment and/or internship opportunities. Marketing
efforts for this career fair will be on UAA students and alumni.
Approximate capacity: 40 businesses
Approximate number of job seekers attended in 2017: 1,010
- $125 Early Bird Rate: Monday, March 12th to 5:00 pm (AKST) on Friday, April 6th
- $225 Late Rate: After 5:00 pm (AKST) on Friday, April 6th until maximum capacity of
tables is reached
- Non-Profit/Government Agency Discount: $25 off
UAA Career Exploration & Services will provide the following for this career fair:
- 1 table (5' x 3') with table skirt
- 2 chairs
- Lunch for up to 2 representatives*
- Ability to select table location (access to electricity and space for backdrop displays
dependent on the table you/your colleagues select)
- Associated career fair materials and advertising
- Discounts on ads in The Northern Lights (UAA school newspaper)
- Discount rate on hotel closest to the UAA campus
*Note: 3-5 attending representatives = an additional $25 per person
An additional representative is a 3rd, 4th, or 5th representative attending the career
fair for 2 hours or more and/or expecting a lunch and chair.
After registering, you'll receive a confirmation email with further event details
and payment instructions.
The table selection email will be sent separately in order of registration.
"Walk-In"/Same Day Employers
Employers that are not registered for the 2018 UAA We're Hiring! Career Fair and show
up the day of the career fair (Thursday, April 12, 2018) still wanting to participate,
will receive the base fee ($225) and an additional "Walk-In"/Same Day Participation
Fee ($75) for a total of $300. An invoice will be created and emailed to a representative
for the organization/company after the day of the event.