If you are an employer and have not registered yet, please register here by Wednesday, January 9. Space is limited so we encourage you to register as soon as possible.
We're looking forward to having our employer partners on campus for our Career & Summer Opportunities Fair!
Duke Career & Summer Opportunities Fair Schedule
Date: Thursday, January 24, 2019
Location: Wilson Gym
8:30am - 10:00am: Registration/Display Set-Up.
8:30am - 10:00am: Coffee/Light Breakfast on the upstairs track
10:00am - 3:00pm: Career Fair
11:30am - 1:30pm: Lunch on the upstairs track* Are you the only representative from your organization at the fair? We will have a member of our staff ask your preference for lunch and bring it to your booth! *
3:00pm: Display Breakdown
|Pre and Post Fair Shipping Requirements|
** Employers are encouraged to ship career fair items. Shipped items will be delivered to your booth the morning of the fair before you arrive.See attached document for more information.
|Pre-Fair Shipments||You may send any recruiting materials in advance to DeHaven's Commercial Center (1701 N. Point DriveDurham, NC 27705). Ensure your delivery will arrive after Thursday, January 3 and no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16. Please be sure your company name is on the front of the package so we can place it at the correct booth!|
|Post-Fair Shipments||Any items needing to be shipped after the Career Fair should be left at your table with a shipping label affixed to the shipment(s). The label must include the employer's billing account number for their carrier of choice. Pickups may be scheduled Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Please note that you must coordinate items to be picked up from the DeHaven’s Commercial Center (1701 N. Point Drive Durham, NC 27705). |
We ask that employers allow at least one day following the Career Fair prior to scheduling pickup. Please see attached instructions from DeHaven's for further information.
Parking and Walking Directions
|Parking and Walking Directions|
The walk from the Blue Zone to Wilson Gym is approximately a 5 – 10-minute walk. Please consider wearing comfortable shoes and limit the items you will carry the day of the event or utilize item drop off. If you require any special assistance, please let us know so that alternate arrangements can be made.
|Parking Lot||Blue Zone (Wannamaker Drive): You MUST enter from Duke University Road. If your GPS takes you to the entrance off of Towerview Road, follow these directions: take a right from the traffic circle, take a right on Duke University Road (at the light), and take a right onto Wannamaker Drive.|
|Taxi/Uber||330 Towerview Road Durham, NC 27708|
|Item Drop Off Location|
**Between the hours of 8:30am – 10:00am
|There is a drop off location in Blue Zone|
Once you are parked, there will be directional signs along your walk to Wilson Gymnasium. Please refer to the image below for more details.
Please email email@example.com with the following information:
- Names of attending representatives.
- Are the representatives a Duke Alum?
- Do the representatives have any dietary restrictions?
Lodging & Taxi Services
Post your Opportunity!
Be sure to post your opportunities in our CareerConnections database! CareerConnections is the system used by the Career Center that allows students to search and apply for jobs and internships. If you don’t have an account in the system, please visit the following site to submit your request: https://employer.gradleaders.com/DukeU/Employers/Login.aspx?jprid=5843
If you have any additional questions before the event, don't hesitate to ask! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 919-660-1053.