2019 Career Fair

The School of Information Sciences Annual Career Fair will be held on April 10, 2019 at the Student Center on the campus of Wayne State University. This event has brought employers and potential employees together for over 20 years. Below is a tentative itinerary for the day.


Employers:  please visit:  http://sis.wayne.edu/jobfair/employer-registration.php

Students:  please visit: https://rsvp.wayne.edu/2019-sis-career-fair


9:15 - 10:00 a.m.
Open Employer Registration and Set-Up
Student Center, 2nd Floor

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.
SIS/Employer Information Exchange
Student Center, Hilberry Room C/D

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.
Open Student & Alumni Registration
Student Center, Hilberry Room C/D

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Employer/Student General Information Interviews
Student Center Hilberry Room C/D

11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

On-Site Interviews (by appointment only)

Career Services Office, 1001 F/AB Building

11:35 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.

Panel Discussion – A Library and Information Science Show and Tell

Panelists: TBA

Student Center, Hilberry Room A

12:50 – 2:00 p.m.
Luncheon (Employers and Panelists Only)

Student Center, Hilberry Room D

1:05  – 1:30 p.m.

Resume Tips Workshop -- "How To Sell Yourself" conducted by SIS Career Advisor, Kim Schroeder  Boxed lunch provided for SIS student and alumni attendees

Student Center, Hilberry Room A

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Networking for Your Future - TBA

Student Center, Hilberry Room A/B

Presentations and panels will be webcast at https://youtu.be/rQz3om--cFg

Overnight Accommodations

For those who require housing, we suggest contacting The Inn On Ferry Street at (313) 871-6000. When making arrangements, please note that you are visiting the inn for Wayne State University business to receive a discount. For a list of other local lodgings, please see: http://sis.wayne.edu/lodging.php

If you have any questions about the SIS Career Fair, please feel free to contact Kim Schroeder at ag1797@wayne.edu or 888-497-8754 ext. 744.