CLA Internship & Career Fair

Information for Employers
Are you an employer that has internship, volunteer, and full­-time opportunities for talented and diverse liberal arts students? We invite you to participate in the CLA Internship & Career Fair!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union

Explore internship, volunteer, and full-time opportunities with employers from a variety of industries who are hiring CLA students and recent alumni. For-profit, non-profit and government organizations will be in attendance. This event is also an opportunity to develop your networking skills and to get advice about internships, volunteer, and full-time careers.

This event is only open to CLA students and recent alumni and is FREE to attend. 

The CLA Internship & Career Fair is coordinated by CLA Career Services, with a special thanks to the College of Liberal Arts Alumni Society for their generous support and financial sponsorship.

Student Registration

To register, search the 'Career Fairs/Events' section in GoldPASS, choose this event and then click on the 'Register for Event' button. If you upload your resume it will be available to participating employers. Students are strongly encouraged to register in advance.

CLA students/alumni may still attend the event without preregistering. Whether you preregister or not, please bring your student ID to the Fair as you will need it to check in.

Prepare for the Fair

Do you want to attend the CLA Internship & Career Fair but you’re not sure what it is or what to do when you’re there? Check out our Intership Resources page, and watch the Internships in CLA video. Also, attend one of our Prep Events to prepare for the fair (to be announced August 2017!) For more information on how to prepare, visit Prepare for the Fair.


Have all of your Job Fair information at your fingertips! Download the University of Minnesota's Guidebook app on your mobile device, and then search "CLA Internship & Career Fair".

2017 Participating Employers

Wondering which employers will be on campus for the fair this year? Check out the list of past Participating Employers! Note, the list will be updated for 2017 as soon as employer registration opens in June 2017.

Student Feedback About the Internship Fair

“The most significant thing I gained at the Fair was simply the practice of networking and engaging with prospective employers. Attending such events successfully takes practice.” -Junior, Political Science and English

“Go to as many career events at the beginning of the year as you can, because you never know how early opportunities will start appearing.” -Senior, Economics

“Plan ahead. Don't be afraid to go in and just ask questions but plan a course of action beforehand.” -Freshman, Undecided

Questions? Contact Emily Gasperlin, Employer Relations at, 612-624-7577