Virtual Career Fair Guide

For all companies interested in participating in the IE Career Fair, please be mindful of the following information! It is FREE for all companies to register. 

Important Dates: 

  • Registration Closes on August 29th at 11:59 PM EST

  • Scheduling on Career Fair Plus Opens on August 30th at 7 AM EST

  • Scheduling on Career Fair Plus Closes on September 13th at 7:30 PM EST

  • Q&A Session for Employers and Recruiters on September 9th from 5-6 PM EST

  • Virtual Career Fair on September 13th from 5-9 PM EST

General Career Fair Plus Information:

Purdue and IISE are partnering with Career Fair Plus to provide a seamless virtual career fair experience. An introductory video is found below.​

Next Steps in Career Fair Plus

  • In order to ensure receipt of the email, please add *.careerfairplus.com to the allowed list of domains from which you can receive emails. You may need to contact your IT team to help.

  • Once you create your account, you’ll be able to create and manage your own schedule for the fair, or create schedules for your colleagues attending the fair, automatically inviting them to create accounts too.

  • Your schedule is where candidates will be able to book times to connect with you, and is customizable, so you and your teammates will be able to modify your schedules if you wish. Your schedule will also enable you to participate in video chat rooms to connect with students virtually on the day of the fair.

After Employer has Received email from

Career Fair Plus

  1. ​Click the ‘Get Started’ button within the email to set up your profile in your browser. Please note, this is a single-use link and must be opened in Chrome or Firefox

  2. The email address and password will be the details you use to log in to the platform later

  3. Once you log in, you will be taken directly to your fairs, where you will be able to create a 1-on-1 schedule (video), or a Group Meeting schedule (video) for yourself or somebody else

  4. Make changes to schedules if you wish to, such as schedule name, description, time slots and availability (video)

  5. From your schedule page, click into any schedule and test that you can access the video platform by clicking ‘Join Meeting’. Please test this on the same device and network you will use on the day of the event.

Career Fair Plus Webinars and Support