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Accounting Fair

Wednesday September 9, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
Dorrill Dining Hall: Nance Room

Attendees at Recruitment Day Job & Internship fair

Student Comments from last year's evaluations:

  • Learned about various job opportunities and how to assert myself
  • There are more options that the obvious
  • One company can have various career fields
  • Resumes are important
  • Don't just look at the name of a company, instead focus on the opportunities being offered
Attendees at Recruitment Day

How to Prepare:

Before the Fair:

  • Review the list of employers attending and research those you want to talk with the day of the event.
  • Prepare multiple copies of your resume to bring to the event.
  • Schedule a mock interview to be prepared for future interviews.
  • Attend workshops offered by the University Career Center.
  • Choose professional attire for the day. Remember you only have one chance to make a good first impression.

Day of the Fair:

  • Sign in and get a name tag and packet of information at the Student Check-In.
  • Introduce yourself to the recruiters and tell them about your career interest.
  • Get business cards of the recruiters for thank you notes.
  • Remember to complete and return the evaluation form before you leave.

After the Fair:

  • Send THANK YOU NOTES to employers you have talked with at the fair.


Contact the University Career Center with questions, Lancaster G08A, career@longwood.edu, x2063.