Information for Employers - Spring 2018 Career Days

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Tuesday, January 30
Non-Technical Fair
Humphrey Coliseum

Wednesday, January 31
Technical Fair
Humphrey Coliseum

Schedule of Events Each Day

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Check-in and Set-up*
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Lunch
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Contact with MSU Students
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Check-out
*Arrive in time to set up your display by 11:00 AM

Refund Policy

Please call the Career Center, (662-325-3344), as soon as possible if your organization will be unable to attend the event. There will be no refunds after January 5.

Registration Fees

Career Day is $495 per day and reserves one display space (one 6' table, tablecloth, and two chairs) and lunch for 4 representatives.

Career Day Lunch

The registration fee includes registration and lunch for up to 4 representatives. If additional lunch tickets are needed, then we suggest you purchase an additional space for $350.00.

Equipment

Each organization will be provided an 8-foot space which includes one 6-foot rectangular table and tablecloth. We will not be able to provide special equipment or services such as internet connections, TV monitors, projectors, DVD/VCRs, screens or an extra table. If you request an electrical outlet for your display, please bring an extension cord.

If your display will not fit in an 8-foot space or on one 6-foot table, please make arrangements for a smaller display.

Directions to Humphrey Coliseum

For directions to the Humphrey Coliseum, please use the Google Maps link provided below, and add your departure location in the blank:

Google Maps link

Parking

Parking will be available at Humphrey Coliseum. Parking permits WILL NOT be emailed. They will be given out upon arrival at Career Day; please see a Career Center representative at the coliseum for assistance. The parking permit will allow you to park in any space on campus with the exception of handicapped, timed or campus service parking.

Air Services

The Golden Triangle Regional Airport is located 15 miles east of Starkville. Rental cars are available at the airport.

Lodging

  • Americas Best Value Inn and Suites, 662-323-6161
  • Comfort Suites, 662-324-9595
  • Courtyard Marriott, 662-338-3116
  • Hampton Inn, 662-324-1333
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 662-615-9664
  • Holiday Inn Express, 662-324-0076
  • LaQuinta Inns and Suites, 662-270-4100
  • Microtel Inn & Suites, 662-615-0700

Shipping Displays

You may send your display in advance to:

Humphrey Coliseum Manager's Office
55 Bailey Howell Drive
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Your display will be at your table when you arrive. It is your responsibility to notify the shipper if you want your display shipped from the Humphrey Coliseum:

  • Federal Express (FedEx), 800-463-3339
  • United Parcel Service (UPS), 800-742-5877

Additional information

Leslie Neal
The Career Center
662-325-3344