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This year, the Fall 2021 SEC Engineering Career Fair will be held in-person at Kyle Field on Wednesday, September 8th and Thursday, September 9th, and virtually via Career Fair Plus on Friday, September 10th. There are different REQUIRED and OPTIONAL tasks for each. See below to make sure that you are able to enjoy a successful Career Fair!

Additionally, take a look at our Student Quick Guide for a one page overview of everything that you need to know in order to sign up, create meetings with recruiters, and use the Career Fair Plus platform!

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Timeline

September 6th Student Registration and Scheduling Opens
September 7th Company Showcase
September 8th Career Fair Day 1 (In-Person @ Kyle Field)
September 9th Career Fair Day 2 (In-Person @ Kyle Field)
September 10th Career Fair Day 3 (Virtual on Career Fair Plus)

Venue Details

In-Person Career Fair (September 8th and 9th): Companies will have booths set up at Kyle Field with recruiters to talk to students. Enter at Entry 3 outside the Hall of Champions. Depending on the company, you will either be able to schedule an in-person meeting ahead of time on Career Fair Plus or walk up to a company and queue in a traditional walkup line. See below for more information on scheduling meetings with recruiters. You may only park in spaces designated by your valid parking permit.

Virtual Career Fair (September 10th): Companies will have online meetings through Career Fair Plus. See below for REQUIRED registration on Career Fair Plus and more information on scheduling meetings with recruiters.

Step-By-Step Checklist

Steps For In-Person Career Fair

  1. Register on Career Fair Plus (Optional)
  2. Schedule Meetings with Recruiters (Optional)
  3. Preparation Materials (Recommended)

Steps for Virtual Career Fair

  1. Register on Career Fair Plus (REQUIRED)
  2. Schedule Meetings with Recruiters (REQUIRED)
  3. Preparation Materials (Recommended)

1. Register on Career Fair Plus

To schedule meetings in advance during the Fall 2021 SEC Engineering Career Fair, you must register on the Career Fair Plus website. Click HERE to be redirected to the Career Fair Plus website. Search “Texas A&M University”. Log in or sign up by clicking in the top right corner, or click HERE.

If you are a Texas A&M University alumni, please see information on how to register HERE.

When you are creating your Career Fair Plus account you will be prompted to upload a headshot photo, resume, and the link to your LinkedIn (optional).

2. Schedule Meetings with Recruiters

Browse the employers who will be at the Career Fair by clicking HERE. You will not be required to sign up for an account in order to browse the companies, but in order to schedule a meeting with an employer you must have an account. Meetings scheduled in advance are REQUIRED for the Virtual Career Fair. However, for the In-Person Career Fair, you may choose whether you would like to schedule a meeting in advance (and skip the lines) or wait in line as done at previous fairs. Click HERE for more information on how to schedule a meeting.

3. Preparation Materials

Career Fair Plus offers a number of resources and guides to help you prepare as much as possible leading up to the Fall 2021 SEC Engineering Career Fair. Click HERE to find links to helpful videos, articles, and preparation materials.