Career Fair Poster

UMSL Fall Internship and Job Fair

Friday, September 16, 2022 | 9:30am – 1:00pm

Hosted IN PERSON @ Touhill Performing Arts Center

To get started, visit Career Fair+ Web Portal on your desktop/laptop. Create your profile, upload your resume, and review the real-time list of employers attending. Once your profile is complete & your resume uploaded, use the Career Fair Plus App.

This campus-wide, IN-PERSON event is for students and alumni from all academic programs and levels.  Discuss internship and job opportunities and connect and network with employers!

 

  

  1. Visit Career Fair+ Web Portal to create your profile: click on the “Login” button on the upper right hand side of the screen. 
  2. Upload your resume and review fair information.
  3. Once your profile is complete and your resume is uploaded, download the CFP App to use before & during the fair.

CAREER FAIR INFORMATION


Visit Career Fair+ Web Portal 

  • Click on the fair you are attending (UMSL Fall 2022 Virtual Internship & Job Fair).
  • Click on Login. New users: select Sign Up, then Student or Candidate to create your profile.
  • IMPORTANT: When initially creating your Career Fair Plus account, you must enter an email address from an account within the UMSL domain (i.e, @umsl.edu, @umsystem.edu, @mail.umsl.edu).
    • If you are an alum and do not remember your UMSL domain email, contact the Technology Support Center (TSC) at 314-516-6034; helpdesk@umsl.edu.
    • You can update your email address to another email account after you create your profile. Once you update your email address, you cannot switch your email address again.
  • Build a complete profile including your resume and other relevant information. This is the profile employers will see when you check-in at their booth to meet them on the day of the fair, so you want to make a good impression!

 

Download the Career Fair Plus App

Once you have used the web portal to create your profile and upload your resume, download the Career Fair Plus App to your phone or mobile device. Download to iOS, or download to Android

You’ll use the app throughout the fair to check in with employers and digitally drop off your resume.  

Upload Your Resume

To upload your resume via the Career Fair Plus web portal, log on to your account. Select My Fairs, then click on your name (located in upper right hand corner). Click on Edit Profile. You will then be able to upload your resume directly from your computer.

**Note: only one resume can be stored in your profile.

If you wish to update your resume within Career Fair Plus, follow the above instructions to replace the resume on file.

UMSL Career Services is working with Career Fair+ (CF+) to host the UMSL Fall 2022 Internship and Job Fair on Friday, September 16, 2022

This session will help you learn more about the CF+ app and how to successfully navigate a career fair.

In Person: 278 MSC, Career Services Suite

September 7 @ 3:30pm
September 13 @ 3:30pm

Virtual Zoom: A Zoom link will be emailed to you the day before your session.

September 8 @ 4:00pm
September 14 @ 4:00pm

 

RESUME MANIA!

Get your resume ready for the UMSL Fall 2022 Internship & Job Fair Friday, September 16, 2022!

Send your resume to: resumemania@umsl.edu for a review between the dates of: Monday August 22 through Wednesday September 14 @ 5pm. A Career Counselor will review your resume and have it back to you within two working days.

RSVP TO ATTEND BEFORE THE FAIR USING YOUR @UMSYSTEM.EDU EMAIL

  • Complete your Profile, Upload your resume AND Gain access to:
  • Online employer profiles and job descriptions
  • Job Seeker tips
  • Interactive fair map
  • Exclusive push notifications and event announcements

Use the Career Fair Plus (CFP) app at the in-person UMSL Fall 2022 Internship & Job Fair to create a technology-enhanced fair experience.

On fair day, when meeting employers, you will scan a QR code at each booth and use CFP to:

  • Check in with employers and easily share your CFP profile
  • Digitally drop off a copy of your CFP resume with each employer (no more worries about printing enough resumes!)

Create a smooth start to your conversations with employers by using your prepared “elevator pitch” introduction summarizing your professional background, skills, and interests.  Click here to view a video on how to create an elevator pitch.

CAREER FAIRS FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Glossary of Commonly Used Terms

Profile: Your profile contains your contact information (email, phone), as well as basic details about your educational background (major, graduation date, etc.). You will also be able to upload a resume to share with employers within your profile. To book appointments to meet with employers at the career fair, you must create a profile in the Career Fair Plus App.


Recruiter: 
Individual representing a specific company at the fair.


How do I upload my resume?

Use the web portal to upload your resume. While logged in to your Career Fair Plus account, click on your name, then select Edit Profile. You may also add your LinkedIn URL and upload a profile picture using this same method. You are not able to create your profile, upload a resume, or add a profile picture via the app.