LSU Career Expo

Students at Career Expo
February 4, 2016 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Maddox Fieldhouse
LSU Olinde Career Center

This will be a one-day Career Expo. See event details for more information.

LSU's largest recruiting event, drawing hundreds of recruiters and about 2,000 students and alumni. There are opportunities for students in all fields and at all levels to network with professionals; learn about career options and graduate and professional programs; find out about open jobs; and generally explore their intended career fields.

Event Sponsors:

Coastal Bridge ~ HalliburtonNorthwestern Mutual ~ Summit Electric SupplyTower Loan

Thank You!



Employer registration information


Student Information:

NOTE: This event is only open for current students of LSU System campuses and alumni from the Baton Rouge campus. 

Student Expo preparation resources

How to succeed at the Career Expo

View current Expo participants - select LSU Spring 2016 Career Expo Week Events

View the Expo handout and map

You can view the map now on the Careers by Symplicity app available on the App Store or Google Play.


**We encourage students to download the Careers by Symplicity app through the App Store or Google Play. If you prefer to not use the app you may print a copy of the above handouts for your use during the Expo. There will be a reduced number of pre-printed handouts provided during the Career Expo. Thanks!


Employer Expo preparation resources

Spring 2016 LSU Career Expo Information Packet - coming soon!

Tips for participating in a recruitment fair at LSU 

**Employers attending the Expo - Details about parking and unloading/loading materials at the event location (Maddox Fieldhouse) is included in the information packet above.

Employer registration information

To register, log in to Careers2Geaux, select the "Spring 2016 Career Expo Week Events is currently active" link on the right side of the welcome screen, and complete the registration form.

If you do not already have a Careers2Geaux account, go to our public events calendar and click the "Participant Registration" link for the Spring 2016 Career Expo Week Events. On the following page, click the "Proceed to Registration Form" link under "new participants."

Refund policy

Refunds will not be awarded.  Once you register for an event, you are required to pay regardless if you cancel your registration.

Event sponsorship

Become an event sponsor for $1,000. You can sign-up to be an event sponsor during the registration process. **Deadline to be recognized as a sponsor in pre-expo print materials and advertisements is Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. This is a firm deadline - all logos must be in vector format and provided by this date.****

Benefits of sponsorship
  • Prime placement at the event.
  • Name and/or logo included in ads run by the LSU Olinde Career Center during the two weeks before the event, on the event web pages for both the student and employer side, in Careers2Geaux, and in e-newsletters sent out to all students.
  • Recognition at the event by the speaker delivering the welcome address.
  • Name and/or logo highlighted on event signage and on the event handout.
Fee structure

Registration fee levels are structured based on the type of organization recruiting. All registration fees include admission for up to four recruiters and one 8-foot table. Up to two additional tables can be purchased for $300 per table. 

Early bird registration (until Dec. 21)  

Business = $550
Government/nonprofit/graduate school = $300
LSU System = $50

Regular registration (Dec. 22 - Jan. 18)  

Business = $625
Government/nonprofit/graduate school = $325
LSU System = $75

Late fee registration (Jan. 19 - Feb. 1) 

Business = $675
Non-profit/graduate school = $375
LSU System = $100

Shipping information

BEFORE the event

Display materials may be shipped to our office prior to the event. Please schedule delivery between Tuesday, Jan. 19 - Friday, Jan. 29

Send all packages to the following shipping address:

LSU Olinde Career Center
Attention: Career Expo Materials for  (Your Company Name Here)
101 LSU Student Union
LSU Box 25500
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

**Please make sure that the name of your business/agency is clearly indicated on the packaging so your display materials can be placed at your booth prior to your arrival.

AFTER the event

We will pre-arrange package pick-up by FedEx Ground and UPS Ground. A special area will be designated for dropping off your materials at the end of the day. Please remember to bring account numbers, shipping slips and any other pertinent information you will need. The LSU Olinde Career Center cannot guarantee pick-up and is not responsible if materials are not shipped on time or do not arrive to the next destination by the requested date.

If you would like to ship your display materials using any other means, you need to make arrangements to have your materials picked up at the end of the event.

Pick-up address for private courier ONLY - packages will not be delivered and/or accepted if shipped to this address in advance

LSU Maddox Fieldhouse
Nicholson at N. Stadium Drive.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803


Registration questions?

Jennifer Gomez, Events Coordinator

General event questions?

Trey Truitt, Associate Director (Employment Services)