Ashland University students are encouraged to attend the OFIC CareerFest, an annual career fair in Columbus, Ohio. CareerFest will provide students the opportunity to meet with over 100 organizations, including businesses, corporations, non-profit groups, government agencies, and graduate schools.
Aladdin Shrine Complex
3850 Stelzer Road
Columbus, OH 43219
February 8, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Please park on the side & back of the building
Student Registration and Information
Students may register online at the OFIC CareerFest website. Online registration includes the option to submit a resume with registration. If students choose to upload a resume, that resume will be shared with all employers attending the event. There is no firm registration deadline, but students are encouraged to register by Wednesday, February 6th if they wish to have a pre-printed nametag for the event. After that time, students may register and create their own nametag at the event.
Professional dress is required to attend the event.
You should also have professional resumes printed on resume paper for each employer you plan to speak with at the event. Resume paper can be purchased in the Ashland University Bookstore or in Career Services.
Venue and Employer Information
The CareerFest student guidebook is available for Ashland University students to view on Google Drive. The guidebook contains job descriptions and company profiles from attending organizations who have chosen to provide them. You will need to login to your Ashland University Gmail account to access the guidebook.
Learn more about CareerFest: Watch a video about what students and employing organizations have said about past CareerFest events.
A chartered bus has been reserved for students who would like transportation from Ashland University to CareerFest and then back to Ashland University. The bus will leave AU at 9:00 am from the Dauch College of Business and will leave CareerFest for the return trip at 1:30 pm. To reserve your spot on the bus, a $10.00 deposit is required (this deposit will be returned to each student upon boarding the bus). There are 40 seats available. If you would like to register to ride the bus, please register on Google Docs, stop by Career Services (254 HCSC) or call 419.289.5064.
Bus Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 6, 2015 at 5 p.m. or when the bus is full.
Questions? Please contact Career Services at 419.289.5064 or stop by the Career Services Center (254 Hawkins-Conard Student Center)