Foot in the Door Fair Employer Registration

  • Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019
  • Time:  3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Location: The University of Illinois Springfield, Student Union Ballroom, 2251 Rich Wright Dr. Springfield, IL 62703. View Campus Map (PDF)

Registration Deadline: August 22, 2019 – 12:00 p.m. to be included in program

Cancellations: Please cancel by August 28, 2019, 5:00 p.m. to avoid a $50 late cancellation/no show fee

Online Registration Through UIS CareerConnect

All employers and recruiters register through UIS CareerConnect. If you do not have an account yet, sign-up now!

UIS CareerConnect accounts are free for all of our employers and recruiters. Through UIS CareerConnect, you can post jobs, internships, and other opportunities, schedule on-campus interview space, access student resume books, and more.

How to Register

  1. Registration will open in May 2019 (soft launch) then the open registration on June 3, 2019. When it opens:
  2. Login to your UIS CareerConnect account.
    – Locate the Attend Events shortcut on the right side of your screen.
    – Click on 2019 Foot in the Door Fair is currently active link.
    – If you do not see the Attend Events section on your employer homepage, please contact our office at:
    (217) 206-6508 or
  1. Complete the registration form. Don’t forget to click confirm at the bottom of the second screen!
    – You will receive an email verifying your registration has been received.
    – Your registration is not confirmed until you receive your confirmation email and invoice.
    – All registrations will receive invoices.
  2. Payment Options
    • Pay by phone or in-person with Visa, Master Card, and Discover credit cards
    • Cash is only accepted when provided in-person
    • Personal Checks accepted via mail or in-person
      • Make check payable to UIS
      • If mailing check, send to:

    UIS Career Development Center
    One University Plaza, MS SAB 50
    Springfield, IL 62703

    Online Payment using Visa, Master Card, and Discover credit cards: PAY NOW


If there are any questions, please call us at (217)206-6508 or feel free to send us an email.

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