Get Ready for the Career Fair

Career Fair Preparation

Want to start getting ready for the upcoming Career Fair?
Receive assistance to:

  • Have your resume reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve
  • Learn how to build a resume and cover letter using the online system called Optimal Resume
  • Find out who will be attending the Career Fair and begin researching companies
  • Get helpful tips on how to make a great impression during the Career Fair


Career Fair Prep for All Students:

Welcome Week – Resume Mania

  • Tuesday, August 24th: 2 – 4 PM
  • Wednesday, August. 25th: 2 – 4 PM


  • In-Person (SAB 50): limited seating available
  • Online via Zoom:
  • Via Phone: (217-206-6508)

Virtual Career Coaching & Information Session – Thursday, August. 27, 2020 (Zoom), 3:00-5:30 PM

  • Students will have the opportunity to engage with staff from the Career Development Center and receive tips and information on supportive programming, resources, and opportunities.


Contact our office via phone at (217) 206-6508 or email us at

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