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

2018 Summer & Part-Time Job Fair Schedule is as follows:
Time Description
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Parking & Table Set-up; employers are expected to check-in by 11:30 AM, at the latest.
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Boxed lunches available for employers; meal tickets on the back of your ID badge, provided at employer check-in
12:00 PM Job Fair begins
2:30 PM Complete job fair evaluation forms
3:00 PM Job Fair activities conclude; please leave your name badges on your tables, so the plastic sleeves can be reused. (The planet thanks you!)

Event Parking Location


  1. Display E-Sheet on your dash prior to entering campus. The E-Sheet attachment is at the bottom, left, of this email.
  2. Follow the map instructions and turn left into Lot E1. At the Long Beach State canopy, event staff will provide your free parking permit.
  3. Park your vehicle in any space marked Employee Permit. Important: Place parking permit on your dashboard
  4. Follow signage for the 10 - 15 walk to the University Student Union. Volunteers will be available to assist you but we strongly encourage you to ship materials in advance.

Walking Path of Travel 1/3 mi. between Lot E1 to Job Fair Event at the University Student Union (USU)

*** Before entering campus, place E Sheet on your dashboard ***

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. LEFT at 4th stop sign and into Lot E1
  7. Pickup free parking permit from Event Staff

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 at 4th stop sign and into Lot E1
  6. Pickup free parking permit from Event Staff

Remember to place parking permit on your dashboard to avoid unrefundable parking citations.

Paths of travel 10 minute walk (with slight incline) between Lot E1 to Job Fair Event at the University Student Union (USU), comfortable shoes are recommended. Anyone requiring ADA accommodation please call Peggy Murphy at 562-985-8468, at least 48 hours before the event.

Delivery and shipment of display & materials

Delivery Materials before the Event

  • 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 2 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 Monday - Friday.
  • 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 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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