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Job Fair Information

Job Fair participation provides employers with the following benefits:

  • Meet talented CSULB students and Alumni at these popular, well attended career events
  • Screen candidates, collect resumes, and build a pool of candidates for current and future hiring needs
  • Interview candidates at the fair or next day at the Career Development Center by special arrangement
  • Increase your company's visibility on campus
  • Develop early connections with First Year students, Sophomores, and Juniors

Employers participating in recruiting activities at CSULB must meet the basic criteria outlined in the Provision of Services according to the CSULB Employer Services Guidelines.

Please review the Job Fair Policies for information regarding registration, payment, cancellation, and other important job fair related details.

Job Fairs and Schedules

2017 Summer & Part-Time Job Fair Schedule is as follows:
Time Description
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Parking & Set-up
11:00 AM Box lunches available for employers with meal tickets (on back of name badge) provided in the packet given to you at the Employer Registration table.
12:00 PM The Job Fair begins.
2:30 PM Complete job fair evaluation forms
3:00 PM Job Fair activities conclude

Event Parking Location

Free reserved parking will be available on campus to job fair employers in Parking Lot # 17. Event staff will provide parking permits to participating employers as you enter lot #17. Please place the attached E-Sheet (Employer Sheet) on your dash prior to entering campus to help our staff recognize you as a registered Job Fair employer. Remember, the E-Sheet is NOT your parking permit. Place the parking permit on your dash before you leave lot # 17 or you may receive a non-refundable parking ticket.

The walk from lot 17 to the University Students Union is approximately ΒΌ mile. Comfortable shoes are recommended. If you require special accommodation, please contact Peggy at (562) 985-8468.

Our enthusiastic team of Job Fair Volunteers will assist you with your recruiting materials; however, you are strongly encouraged to ship heavy, bulky materials in advance and they will be waiting for you at your table. Please carpool if possible.

Shuttle to venue provided. Walking Path of Travel (1/2 mi) between Parking Structure to Job Fair Event at the USU.

*** Place E-SHEET on your dashboard prior to entering the campus ***

Directions to CSULB Job Fair Parking

From LA COUNTY - 405 South

  1. EXIT Bellflower Blvd (South)
  2. LEFT on Los Coyotes Diagonal
  3. RIGHT on Bellflower Blvd
  4. LEFT on Atherton Street
  5. RIGHT on Merriam Way (next to Pyramid)
  6. CONTINUE on Merriam Way to 4th STOP Sign
  7. LEFT into Lot 17 to get a FREE parking permit from a STAFF Member (overflow in Lot 18)

From ORANGE COUNTY - 405 North

  1. EXIT Palo Verde Avenue
  2. LEFT on Palo Verde Avenue (South)
  3. RIGHT on Atherton Street
  4. LEFT on Merriam Way (next to Pyramid)
  5. LEFT on Merriam Way
  6. CONTINUE on Merriam Way to 4th STOP Sign
  7. LEFT into Lot 17 to get a FREE parking permit from a STAFF Member (overflow in Lot 18)

Remember to place parking permit on your dashboard to avoid nonrefundable parking citations.
(The E-Sheet is NOT a parking permit.).

Delivery and shipment of display & materials

  • For your convenience, displays and recruiting materials may be delivered prior to the job fair. Due to limited storage space, please keep shipment sizes to a minimum. Be sure to include the name of your organization on each package and send materials to the following address:
    • Career Development Center
      California State University, Long Beach
      1250 Bellflower Boulevard, BH 250
      Long Beach, CA 90840-0113
      Attn: JOB FAIR
  • Please try to schedule arrival of your materials for delivery no later than 4 days prior to the event. Due to limited space and personnel, we cannot guarantee delivery of your materials if they arrive after this date. Mark your packages clearly with the name of your company and the total number of boxes you are shipping. Our office is able to receive these materials during the hours of 8am until 5pm daily.
  • Please note that oversized displays (which will not fit either on or directly behind a 6-ft table) may be too large for you to set up. If your display exceeds your table space, you will be asked to remove your display.

Shipping Materials After the Event

Employers may choose to take advantage of our package pick-up service. Simply bring a preprinted shipping label that includes the cost for a Pick-Up Fee to the job fair and prepare your materials for shipping at the conclusion of the event for each package you would like returned to you. It is your responsibility to prepare your materials for shipping. Please bring your return shipment to the Registration Table. Let our staff know if you require assistance. Your materials will be available for courier pick-up at our office the following day.

Note: UPS does not pick up at the Career Center therefore your materials will be taken to the CSULB shipping center for pick-up the day after the job fair.

Make pre-arrangements for return pick-up

  • Let courier know pick-up date: Monday - Friday (8 AM - 5 PM)
  • Give our complete address
    • Career Development Center
      California State University, Long Beach
      1250 Bellflower Boulevard, BH 250
      Long Beach, CA 90840-0113
  • Our front desk contact phone is: (562) 985-4151
  • Provide return label in original shipment

Note: The CSULB Career Development Center assumes no responsibility for damaged or undelivered parcels. We will make every effort to deliver your materials to your exhibit table, however, we cannot be held responsible for undelivered items, damaged containers, or any other issues which may arise in the shipping of your materials to the job fair. In choosing to ship your materials, you must agree to the above terms.


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