Make plans to attend career fairs, especially the spring Design Career Fair! Career fairs at Iowa State offer students an opportunity to begin building long-term relationships with professionals, many of whom are ISU alumni.
2022 Design Career Conversations & Connections
Thursday, October 6, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
College of Design
Mark the calendar for Thursday, October 6, for Design Conversations & Connections! This new event is intended to introduce design students to career-related resources, facilitate connections and career exploration, and learn about employers, positions, and internships.
2023 Design Career Fair
Wednesday, February 15, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
ISU Memorial Union (2nd Floor)
Optional morning activities:
To be announced Fall 2022.
Optional next-day, in-person interviews:
Thursday, February 16 (8:30 am – 5 pm)
Location to be announced Fall 2022.
Limited space available; request via CyHire
Virtual Design Career Fair
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CST
(CyHire + preferred meeting platforms)
Conversations are held using CyHire, Iowa State’s online career management system, and a video meeting hosted by representatives on their preferred platform (Zoom, WebEx, Teams, etc). Employer and student participants will be able to:
- Have one-on-one virtual conversations about positions, internships, and career paths
- View participants prior to the event and express interest
- Take notes to revisit later