Career Week 2016


  • Monday, February 1, 2016 – Backpack to Briefcase Workshop (Career Preparation) 
    • Doors open at 4:00pm; in University Center 202
    • Conference will include a Fashion Expo, Resume Blitz, Speed Interviewing, Profile Photos by PRSSA, and a chance to Ask the Expert.
  • Tuesday, February 2, 2016 –  Career Center Open House
    • 8am - 12Noon, University Center Suite 121
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - Career Center Open House
    • 8am - 12Noon, University Center Suite 121
  • Thursday, February 4, 2016 - Career & Internship Fair
  • Thursday, February 4, 2016 - Employer Interviews
    • 4pm to 10pm Variety of Locations
    • Sign up for interview at the Career & Internship Fair
  • Friday, October 23rd - Employer Interviews
    • 830am to 5pm Variety of Locations
    • Sign up for interview at the Career & Internship Fair
    • VIP Breakfast (By Invitation Only)

Volunteer Opportunities during Career Week

  • Build your resume, earn community services hours, and gain experience by being a volunteer!

  • Volunteers needed for:
    1. Backpack to Briefcase Conference on Monday, February 1, 2016.
    2. Career Fair Set Up on Wednesday, February 3, 2016
    3. Career and Internship Fair on Thursday,February 4, 2016

  • Sign up to Volunteer in OrgSync> Forms> 2016 Spring Career Week Volunteer

Student Information

  • Dress Policy - Professional Dress Required; Visit First Lady's Attic for help with attire
  • Research companies before the career fair and have a game plan!
  • Bring a lot of copies of your resume!
  • Registration Info - students will register on site at the career fair.  Make sure to bring your Bulldog ID

Employer Information

  • Visit Information
  • Mailing Packages:
    1. Mail to:
        Ferris State, CLACS
        ATTN: Career Fair
        805 Campus Dr.
        Suite 121
        Big Rapids, MI, 49307

    2.Packages will be delivered to your assigned table at the Career Fair venue on Thursday morning, February 4, 2016 or you may pick up your package at the CLACS office ( in University Center Suite 121) before 5pm on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Please make sure to bring quarters for the parking meters so you do not get a parking ticket.