Career Fair showcases talents of WSU Vancouver students and alumni

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 8:48am -- brenda_alling

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver will hold a Career & Internship Fair from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 17 – 18 in the Firstenburg Student Commons.

The fair provides an opportunity for local businesses to meet WSU Vancouver students and alumni to discuss career and internship possibilities. Last year, more than 80 employer organizations attended.

Each day highlights a different industry:

  • Tuesday, Oct. 17—General business
  • Wednesday, Oct. 18—Engineering and computer science

Registration entitles employers to use of a 6-foot display table, fair entrance for two representatives, two parking permits and access to the Employer Lounge, where snacks and beverages will be provided. Cost to register is $200 for for-profit; $150 for government; and $75 for nonprofit organizations. Register online at

For more information, contact Career Services at or 360-546-9155.

To request accommodations for a disability, contact the Access Center, or 360-546-9238.

About WSU Vancouver

WSU Vancouver is located at 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave. in Vancouver, east of the 134th Street exit from either I-5 or I-205, or via C-Tran bus service.

As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. The university provides affordable, high-quality baccalaureate- and graduate-level education to benefit the people and communities it serves. As the only four-year research university in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver helps drive economic growth through relationships with local businesses and industries, schools and nonprofit organizations.

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Brenda Alling, Office of Marketing and Communications, 360-546-9601,

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