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Career Day

Wednesday, October 2, 2024
9 AM - 1 PM
Hughes Fieldhouse

Career Day is a time for candidates to meet with a variety of employers and graduate school program representatives to discuss internship and full-time employment opportunities.

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Employer Registration Information

Registration includes: Admittance/breakfast for 2 attendees, 1 six-foot table, and 2 chairs.

Standard: $275
Government or Non-Profit: $100
School Districts: $100
Electricity is a $50 charge.

Career Day Registration has not opened for Fall 2024.

Register by September 27, 2024 to be included in all promotional materials.

No refunds for cancellation/no-show after September 27, 2024.


8 am – 9 am  Check-in and set-up
8 am – 9 am  Breakfast - for employers only
9 am – 1 pm  Career Day
1 pm   Booth tear down may begin, boxed lunches available
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Interviewing spots available in the Student Union


The Hughes Fieldhouse is located near the corner of N Country Club Road and College Avenue.


The loading and unloading zone is directly south of the building. Student volunteers will be available to help you with your materials. Pull into lots 62 or 63 and drive towards the Fieldhouse to access the loading/unloading area. View Parking Map »

Please park in lots 62 & 63, no parking permits are necessary during the event in this lot. Handicapped parking spaces are available. 


A hearty breakfast will be available for employers/vendors and school districts from 8 am to 9 am in the Hughes Fieldhouse.


Career Day begins promptly at 9 am and runs until 1 pm. Booths may not be torn down before 1 pm. Coffee, soda, water, and snacks will be available throughout the event. Employers and school districts are strongly encouraged to remain set up for the entire event.


All employers are invited to stay and utilize our facilities to conduct interviews. Interview spaces are available on the afternoon of Career Day, as well as the following day.

When you arrive at Career Day, a packet will be on your table that includes details about interviews, as well as scheduling forms that can be used for either/both days. If you would like to reserve a space to interview, please bring your completed schedule to the check-in table at the conclusion of Career Day, so we may make a copy, provide you with a lunch ticket, and direct you to your interviewing spot in the Student Union. Forms will also be provided for you to hand to the student so they are aware of where/when the interview will take place.


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If you need to ship materials to campus they will be at your booth when you arrive.

Items can be sent to the following address:

Career Services - Career Day
Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468

Student Event Information

Students do not need to register for the in-person event. There is no cost for students to attend.


Doors will open at 9 am. Please bring your Bearcat card for faster check-in. Students will also be able to sign in using their 919 number. Students will be able to print a nametag to wear at the event at check-in.


Students are encouraged to visit the Career Closet prior to the event to find professional attire. All clothing and accessories are available at no cost. More information on professional attire can be found on the interviewing webpage.


Students are encouraged to bring copies of their resumes to Career Day to share with employers. Career Services is able to help students with resumes prior to the event Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm in Admin 130. We also have online resources to help with resume creation.

List of Attending Organizations

Wednesday, October 2, 2024
9 AM - 1 PM
Hughes Fieldhouse

School Districts are highlighted in red.

Grad Schools are highlighted in purple.

Employers Major Clusters Requested
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