Lakehead University Career Fairs

Dear Valued Employer,

On behalf of Lakehead University, we thank you for your continued hiring initiatives, and we look forward to providing you with another term of exceptional recruitment opportunities.

We invite you to join us for our Career Fairs 2022/23! Please use the form below to register for any or all of our upcoming Fairs. If you have any questions, please email careers.ssc@lakeheadu.ca.

We are pleased to offer you the following Fairs options to suit your recruitment and networking needs:

Engineering Fair 2022 (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)
This Fair is targeted towards Engineering students from all 5 of our disciplines. Join to connect with potential co-op students, new graduates, and students looking to build their networks and make connections!

  • September 28: in-person booth at the Thunder Bay campus (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)
  • September 29: virtual booth on the Pheedloop platform (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)


Career and Networking Fair (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)
This General Career Fair is an opportunity for all employers to share their opportunities and network with Lakehead students, new graduates, and alumni. This Fair will allow you to connect with students from all programs on both campuses.

  • October 25: in-person booth at the Thunder Bay campus (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)
  • October 26: virtual booth on the Pheedloop platform (REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)


Education Fair (registration closing December 1)
Join us to connect with Education students completing their studies in concurrent or consecutive education. Join us to connect with students from both campuses!

  • January 25: in-person booth at the Thunder Bay campus
  • January 26: in-person booth at the Orillia campus
  • January 26: virtual booth on the Pheedloop platform


Career Connections Fair 2023 (registration closing February 3)
Connect with Lakehead students for spring and summer employment. Whether it's part-time or full-time employees you're in need of, this fair will connect you with both. We will also connect you with new graduates looking for opportunities. This Fair will allow you to connect with students from all programs, on both campuses.

  • March 8: in-person booth on the Thunder Bay campus
  • March 9: virtual booth on the Pheedloop platform


Registration Options

Your virtual booth will include the following:

  • Virtual interactive booth, with direct video and chat conversations with students, including break out one on one conversations
  • Access to contact information for all student participants who enter your booth
  • Opportunity to collect student resumes through your virtual booth
  • Employer profile on virtual platform with company information, company logo, company informational video, contact/networking information, social media information, etc.
  • Marketing to all students and alumni including faculty focused emails, social media campaign, Career Zone website event advertisement, workshops to help students prepare, etc.

Cost: $230 +HST

Your in-person booth will include the following:

  • Includes 6’ table, 2 chairs, buffet lunch
  • Marketing to all students and alumni including faculty focused emails, social media campaign, Career Zone website event advertisement, workshops to help students prepare, etc.

Cost: $350 +HST

Package options:
Virtual + in-person booth: $540 +HST

Please note: We have limited outlets and electricity. NO projectors or tvs can be set up. Please ensure you charge your laptops prior to attending.

Thank you for registering! Keep an eye out for further communications confirming your registration and detailing next steps!  
 

Parking
Parking is per day, so please select the number of days (if any) you will require parking for in-person career fairs.
Become a sponsor for a Lakehead Career Fair!

Your sponsorship package will include the following:

  • Your logo on all our marketing materials (including social media graphics and posters)
  • Lakehead swag bag 
  • First choice at booth location 
  • Extra member at your booth free of charge
  • Featured post on our LinkedIn 
  • Social media highlights

The cost for this package is $500 plus HST.

We will reach out shortly with further sponsorship information. Thank you so much for your support!