Career and Internship Fair Employer Information

Join us for the Fall 2019 Undergraduate Career and Internship Fair!

Thursday, September 19, 2019
2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
3M Arena at Mariucci
Registration Opens: May 20, 2019
Registration Deadline: September 6, 2019


  • 12:00 p.m. Employer check-in and set-up. Employers are welcome to drop off packages between 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. at the Mariucci loading dock. Students will be on hand to help take items to your booth. 
  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch served in Employer Lounge.
  • 2:00 p.m. Fair opens to students.
  • 6:00 p.m. Fair ends. Please pack up any items to be shipped out and make sure they are labeled appropriately. FedEx and UPS will be on-site after the fair to pick up packages. Employers are responsible for packaging and having completed packing slips for each package to be shipped.

Registration Opens: May 20, 2019
Registration Deadline: September 6, 2019

  • Please note: The Edge will be transitioning to Handshake in mid May, 2019. Information on account creation and fair registration in Handshake will be added in early May.

Employer registration for the fair is $500.00 per booth, and covers two representatives, one table, two parking vouchers, continental breakfast, light lunch, and snacks and beverages.

  • Additional representatives are $75 per person, if booked in advance, or $100 at the door.
  • There is a limit of four representatives per table.
  • You are welcome to register for additional tables (based on availability).



Employer representatives who are registered for the career fair can park in the following lots. Registered employers will receive a parking coupon when they check-in at employer registration. You may drop off materials at the loading dock if you would like assistance.

  • Lot 37 - 5th Street SE, across from the Mariucci Arena loading dock and Baseline Tennis Center
  • Maroon Lot - 21st Ave and 6th Street, north side of TCF Bank Stadium
  • Victory Lot - 6th Street SE, east side of TCF Bank Stadium

If you are unable to park in either of these lots, please park in another University of Minnesota lot or ramp to receive parking validation.

Drop-off/Loading Dock

Volunteers will be available 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. to assist employers who would like to drop-off packages at The Mariucci Loading Dock. 

Entering the Career Fair

Please enter the fair through the East Lobby (facing TCF Bank Stadium).


If you need access to an electrical outlet at the fair, please indicate this on the registration form. If you have already submitted your registration, email your request to We will try our best to accommodate electricity requests received via email, but cannot guarantee access.


Guest (no login information required) access is available at 3M Arena at Mariucci. However to ensure connection, we recommend requesting a guest login from U of MN IT. 

Please follow this link:

Make sure to complete this form no later than September 6th and include the date of the event (9/19/2019), venue (3M Arena at Mariucci), and name of event (Carlson School Fall Career Fair). 

The cancellation deadline is Friday, September 6th, 2019. There will be no refunds after this date and employers who cancel will be invoiced for their entire registration fee.

In the event that you cannot attend the fair, notification must be sent to

All packages can be shipped to:

Mohawk Moving and Storage
RE: Carlson School Career and Internship Fair
8271 W 35W Service Drive
Blaine, MN 55449
Attn: Dennis Brink

All packages MUST:

  • Be labeled specifically for the Carlson School Career Fair, or they will not be delivered.
  • Be received between September 3 and 13, to ensure delivery to the career fair. Please note the shipping vendor cannot receive packages on Saturdays or Sundays and items shipped beyond this time frame or to other venues are the responsibility of the employer.

IMPORTANT: Student hand-outs given on the day of fair contain employers' job/internship posting information.

This information is taken directly from the employer registration form in GoldPASS powered by Handshake. Please ensure all registration information is correct so that your available jobs/internships will be included in all student marketing.

The Carlson School Career & Internship Fairs are ONLY open to:

  • Current Carlson School Undergraduate students
  • Current Master of Accountancy students
  • Current Master of Business Taxation students
  • Alumni from these programs who are within 1 year of graduation

Please do not invite students that are not currently enrolled in one of the programs listed above, as we are unable to admit them to the Career Fair.

Mariucci Arena and TCF Bank Stadium have a list of preferred hotels.