Minnesota Private Colleges
Job and Internship Fair


Gustavus Student Information

The MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair will be held this year on Wednesday & Thursday, February 17 & 18, 2016. To get an idea about the fair before going, visit the fair website or watch this video.

Note that this fair differs from other job and internship fairs in that candidates can contact employers prior to the fair to schedule interviews to take place at the fair. Another highlight of this fair are the information panels by bioscience employers.

For more information contact Gustavus Career Development at career@gustavus.edu or 507-933-7575


Information Sessions

Information Sessions on the fair are held in early November - dates and times are below. These sessions are intended to answer questions about the fair and teach Gustavus Candidates how to prepare for the fair so they can get a job or internship. Sessions are half an hour long, and located in Career Development and presented by Cynthia Favre.

Monday, November 2 3:00 pm, 3:30 pm
Tuesday, November 3 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 3:30 pm
Wednesday, November 4 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 3:00 pm, 3:30 pm
Thursday, November 5 3:30 pm, 4:00 pm


Make-up Sessions

If you miss an information session for the fair, you may attend an individual or group make-up session by scheduling an appointment with a Career Development staff member.  Stop in Career Development or call 507-933-7575 to make an appointment.


Registration Information

Registration for the fair can be done by attending any of the information sessions in November. Open registration for the fair starts after the sessions and can be done through Handshake. The fee from November until Friday, January 8, 2016 is $10. The fee from Monday, January 11 - Friday, January 29 is $25.

*Gustavus Students who are abroad in Fall and January, but will return in the Spring and would like to attend the fair are able to register through Handshake online starting in November.  For more information they should contact Career Development at career@gustavus.edu for more information*



Updated 10/07/2015 JMV