Career Counseling and Planning Center - Career Fair FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2017 Fall Career Fair?

The 2017 Fall Career Fair will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the Convocation Center. Save the Date!

Who can attend the Career Fair?
The Career Fair is open to all Hampton University students and alumni!

How do I register?
Register Online: 2017 Fall Career Fair Registration
Upon successful completion of the registration form, you will receive an initial confirmation.

What does my registration fee include?

The fee covers the cost of participation for two representatives, a Career Fair Profile Book, an 8'x 6' booth (displays must fit within this space), 1 table, 2 chairs, breakfast and lunch. There is an additional cost for extra representatives. (up to four per booth, including Interns and Corporate Ambassadors).

What is the registration deadline?
The registration deadline is midnight, September 27, 2017. However, all registrations completed after September 11, 2017 will not appear in the Career Fair Profile book.

What payment methods are accepted?
All major credit cards are accepted (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX, and Discover). A credit card payment may be made at the time of registration (online) or called in to the Career Center office. Checks are also accepted. Please make checks payable to: Hampton University Career Center. All checks must be mailed to:

Hampton University
Career Center
2 Frissell Ave
Hampton, VA 23668

All payments made on or before the career fair date of September 28, 2017

When can I set up my display?
You may set up as early as 8:30am. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided for all registered representatives. Breakfast is available from 8:30 AM to 9:45 AM. Lunch is available at either 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM.

Will an electrical outlet be available?
Request can be made during online registration.

Will there be internet accessibility?
Wi-Fi instructions will be provided upon arrival.

How do I ship and return materials?
We highly recommend shipping career fair materials, prior to the fair.Your company name must be clearly visible on each item shipped. . Your materials will be delivered to the Convocation Center in a designated area on the day of the fair. Please ship your materials to the following address:

Hampton University
Shipping and Receiving
Career Fair
3 Shore Road
Hampton, VA 23668

Employers are responsible for packaging and arranging pickup for remaining materials. .All labeled and repackaged materials will be placed in a designated area for pickup.

Additional Questions: Please call Hampton University Career Center at 757-727-5331 or careercenter@hamptonu.edu.

Hope to see you at the Hampton University 2017 Fall Career Fair!