Agriculture Career Fair

Date: October 11, 2017

Time: Noon - 4:00 p.m.

Location: LSU Student Union - Royal Cotillion Ballroom

 

Students in all majors have the opportunity to network with employers from the Ag industry. Local and nationwide employers will be recruiting students for positions aligned with business, engineering, communication, sales, health and wellness, fashion and merchandising, human services and more! The agriculture industry offers a variety of careers aligned with most majors. Stop by to see what might be best suited for you!

The Agriculture Career Fair is a one-day event co-hosted with the College of Agriculture. This event will allow students to network with employers from Louisiana and across the country and learn about career opportunities best suited for them. Additionally, students will have the chance to inquire about internships and admission information on professional school programs. This event allows employers to recruit for many areas of concentration, as noted above. This career fair is unique and also presents the many facets of agriculture, including the following: textiles, apparel and merchandising; agribusiness; agricultural education; plant and soil sciences; animal sciences; plant pathology; entomology; wildlife; forestry and fisheries or natural resource ecology and management; and environmental management. 

Student Information

Visit the public events calendar and select LSU Fall 2017 Agriculture Career Fair. You will be redirected to the Careers2Geaux event overview page - scroll down and select the "See Who's Coming" link. You can also download the Careers by Symplicity app through the App Store for iPhone or Google Play for Android. Search Louisiana State University and then use the app to browse events, search jobs and even more. It's Careers2Geaux at your fingertips! #GeauxGetHired

Employer Information

Registration Information

Registration is now open! To register, log into Careers2Geaux, select the "Fall 2017 Agriculture Career Fair 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 LSU Fall 2017 Agriculture Career Fair. 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.

 

Fee structure

Registration = FREE (Includes entry for up to two representatives and one banquet table with company signage). 

Additional Information

The College of Agriculture will be hosting an event called “Tiger Careers” where prospective high school students will be coming to campus to participate in a professional development workshop as well as preview the companies that participate in the Ag Career Fair. The students will have the opportunity to tour the career fair for the first 30 minutes of the event. The purpose of this program is to showcase the many career opportunities available to agriculture graduates and to help prospective students to start envisioning their futures not only with the LSU College of Agriculture but also with your company or organization.

Contacts

Registration Questions?

Amy Pogue, Events Coordinator
apogue3@lsu.edu 
225-578-2162

General event questions?

Courtney Edwards, Assistant Director (Employment Services)
courtney@lsu.edu
225-578-2162

  

Employer Resources

Event Information Packet