Additional Job Fair Information

Inclement Weather

Monitor if bad weather is expected the day of the CEET Job Fair. 

  • If the University is closed - the CEET Job Fair is canceled and will be rescheduled
  • If the University delays opening - the CEET Job Fair is canceled and will be rescheduled
  • If the University is open but the weather is bad - the CEET Job Fair will be held as scheduled

CEET Job Fair status will also be updated on


A late registration fee of $50 will be charged for all registrations received after the registration deadline.
A late payment fee of $50 will be charged for any registration not paid in full by the date of the Job Fair.
A cancellation fee of $50 will be charged for any cancellation received less than two weeks prior to the fair.  Refunds will only be issued by check.

Space for the Job Fair is limited. Registration will be cut off when capacity is met. Please register early to avoid placement on a waiting list.

Shipping Displays

Shipping to the Fair:
Displays can be shipped to:

College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Attn: Job Fair
Northern Illinois University
590 Garden Road
DeKalb, IL 60115-2854

It is the employer's responsibility to track the shipment and ensure the shipment arrives in time for the Job Fair.

After the Fair:
Displays can be shipped from the Engineering Building after the fair. Inform the coordinator of the Job Fair that there is a package for pick-up. Completely fill out a shipping label that you provide, i.e. FedEx, USA Airbill, UPS, etc. Package all materials and place the shipping label on the materials. If shipping by any carrier other than UPS please leave materials in Room 321 of the Engineering Building and make arrangements with the carrier for pickup.   If shipping by UPS you will need to deliver the package to our Central Receiving Office on campus.  Please remember when arranging pickup that our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Parking and directions to NIU

When you arrive, please access our building off of Garden Road, and come to the North-west loading dock.  You can see a map here.  There will be an attendant just inside the door to help you unload and give you a parking pass. You should park in Lot A off of Kishwaukee Drive. That is also labeled on this map. A welcome packet will be waiting for you at your table.

Please note that CEET is no longer able to pay/void parking tickets that guests acquire during their stay.

Loading/Unloading Displays and Materials

Unload displays and materials at the loading dock located at the north end of the Engineering Building (entrance off of Garden Road). A freight elevator is located near the building entrance. Take elevator to the third floor where your table location will be given.


Restrooms are located toward the center of the building on an adjacent hallway.

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