Coll​ege of Agriculture Career Fairs

The Purdue AG Fall 2021 Career Fair - held on campus, will be held on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Registration will open at 8 am on August 2 and remain open until we reach capacity. Registration and cancellation details for the on campus fair (document date: August 26). REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. 

The Purdue AG Fall 2021 Career Fair- held virtually, will be on Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm.  Registration will open at 8 am on August 2, 2021 and remain open until we reach capacity. Registration details for the virtual fair (document date: August 26)There will be no cancellation or refunding of registration fees for the Virtual Fair. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. 

The College of Agriculture hosts a career fair every fall and spring semester. 

Typically, over 150 companies attend, providing recruiters with the opportunity to educate students about their organizations, advertise positions and/or interview students for permanent or internship positions.





College of Agriculture Fall 2021 Career Fair

Employer Preparations and Tips for the Career Fair

Thank you for planning to attend our upcoming career fair on Tuesday, October 5, 2021!

Please plan to arrive no earlier than 8:00 a.m. EST. The career fair will occur at the Cordova Recreational Sports Center, 355 N. Martin Jischke Drive, West Lafayette, IN  47907.  Employer booths will be located in the Gold/Black Gym (#4, 5, 6). Because our students visit the fair in between their classes and work obligations, please plan to be there for the entire day, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

There will be signs directing you to a circled drive where you will receive your parking pass and drop off any heavy materials. Please reference the map for parking. 

Somethings to remember:  

  • Bring your smile and optimism. We are excited to host this in-person event.  
  • Bring your company's name badge. 
  • In compliance with Purdue's visitor's guidelines, you must wear a mask indoors, at all times (regardless of vaccination status) and crowd capacity will be monitored and enforced.  
  • The deadline to have materials shipped to the Co-Rec is this Thursday, September 30. Be sure to have items marked HOLD FOR AGRICULTURAL CAREER FAIR and indicate how many pieces (ex: 1/2, 2/2). 
  • Two lunches are included with your registration and there is a maximum capacity for two representatives at each employer booth.

College of Agriculture Fall 2021 Career Fair - in person - Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
On August 16, the College of Agriculture announced that the in-person career fair and in-person interviews will continue as scheduled.  This decision was based on employer registrations and university policies related to COVID-19 and the Delta variant. However, if the in-person events are cancelled, then all employers will be invited to participate in the virtual fair on Thursday, October 7. 

On August 26, it was announced that the College of Agriculture will use Career Fair Plus with the in-person fair to help engage students with employers and assist with contact tracing, if necessary.  

College of Agriculture Fall 2021 Career Fair - virtual - Thursday, October 7, 2021, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm.

On August 26, it was announced that the College of Agriculture will use Career Fair Plus with the virtual fair to help engage students with employers.

The Center for Career Opportunities  - The CCO helps to host more than 20 career fairs every academic year at Purdue University.  The variety of fairs provides employers with a great opportunity to target students with specific skills and academic backgrounds.

Registration will open at 8:00 AM (EST) August 2, 2021. 
Registration closed Friday, September 17.  

Payment Questi​ons 

Erica Wilson, Purdue Conferences
128 Memorial Mall, West Lafayette, IN  47907
Phone:  765-494-7221  Fax:  765-494-0567

Shipping Questions
Kimberly Jamriska, Assistant Director, Reservations, France Córdova Recreational Sports Center
355 N. Martin Jischke Dr., West Lafayette, IN  47907
Phone:  765-496-1796

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​Genera​l or Registration Questions

Lela Mixon, Assistant Director of the Office of Academic Programs, Career Development Coordinator
Purdue University College of Agriculture
615 W. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2053
Phone: 765-494-8482   Fax: 765-494-8477

Office of Academic Programs, 615 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2053 USA, (765) 494-8470

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