NIU Educators' Job Fair -- Non-NIU Candidates Pre-registration Instructions

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2017 NIU Educators' Job Fair
*Candidates available for August 2017 employment
Pre-register for this fair: NIU Students & Alumni   |   Non-NIU Candidates 

Feb. 27, 2017
Convocation Center (located off of Route 38)

* NIU students: 9 AM until 12:30 PM = Open Session; 1:30 PM until 4:00 PM = Pre-scheduled interviews by invitation only.
* Non-NIU students: 10 AM until 12:30 PM = Open Session; 1:30 PM until 4:00 PM = Pre-scheduled interviews by invitation only.

This fair is FREE for current NIU students and NIU Alumni.
All Other Candidates - $10

Job Fair Directions & Parking Info

If you have any questions, contact:
Teri Schmidgall
Career Services
Northern Illinois University


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Candidates Without NIU Affiliation:
Educators’ Job Fair, Feb. 27, 2017

Non-NIU candidates must have pre-registered and paid $10 fee 
by Feb. 23, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. to enter this fair.


Step-by-Step Instructions

1. Register for the NIU Educators' Job Fair

2. Fill out all fields marked with a RED ASTERISK.

3. Only Credit Card payments are accepted.

4. After entering credit card information, click SUBMIT PAYMENT INFORMATION

5. Click CONTINUE at the bottom of the page.

6. Click CONFIRM at the bottom of the page.

7. You will receive an email from NIU CAREER SERVICES confirming your registration after your request has been reviewed.

8. It is IMPORTANT for you to print the receipt that will be attached to this email and bring it with you to the EDUCATOR FAIR on Monday, February 27.  This is your proof of registration.

9. This fee is NON-REFUNDABLE.

The NIU Educators' Job Fair consists of two sessions:

  • Open Session
    Candidate entry times differ for NIU and non-NIU attendees.  
    During this time, candidates talk briefly with recruiters.  Most recruiters will be screening candidates during the Open Session to determine whether to offer afternoon interview slots.
  • Afternoon interview session
    Select candidates may return to the Convocation Center for interviews by invitation only.  More information >>

Fair schedule for non-NIU candidates:

10:00 AM Pre-registration and paid $10 fee by 2/23/17 (11:59 p.m.) is required for NON-NIU candidate entry to this fair.
10:00 AM to 12:30 PM  Open Session
12:30 PM to 1:15 PM Candidates will exit the Convocation Center at 12:30 PM and will be readmitted beginning at 1:15 PM for scheduled interviews.
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Afternoon interview session by invitation only