Opportunity Knocks!

Students from all majors are invited to attend this career event offering full-time, internship, and part-time opportunities with employers across a variety of industries. Graduating students seeking full-time employment are especially encouraged to attend to make the most of this final on-campus recruiting event of the academic year.



Thank you to our spring 2019 event sponsors!



When and Where is This Event?

Date: April 5, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: LSU Student Union - Royal Cotillion Ballroom


Student Information

Event Details:

Registration for students is not required. Business casual attire is required; students may choose to dress in business professional attire. Students may bring résumés, but they are not required.

View Registered Employers:

To view registered employers, login to Handshake online or through the Handshake Jobs & Careers App, click the Events tab, and click the fair you would like to view. View a support article to walk you through this process.


Employer Information

Recruiters with hiring timelines in late Spring should attend this event. Students from all majors are invited to attend, with a heavy emphasis on business and liberal arts majors including:

  • Information systems and technology, marketing, management
  • Communications, Spanish, psychology, sociology, English and interdisciplinary studies

Pop up banners and signage larger than 6ft table is not permitted at this event. Small table signage/banners, personalized linens and giveaways are acceptable.

Registration Information

Registration will open close to Thanksgiving. Employers will register via Handshake.

To register:

  1. Log into Handshake. Not a Handshake user? Click here to learn more and create your free account today!
  2. Select the "Fairs" tab on the left navigation menu
  3. Search for this event by entering "Louisiana State University" in the search bar. All LSU open event registrations will appear for you to browse.
  4. Select the event you would like to register for and proceed with the registration form. Please note: Payment instructions will be sent to you via email within one week of your registration submission. Questions? Contact Amy Pogue, Event Coordinator, at apogue3@lsu.edu. 

Fee structure

  • $150 for a booth w/2 reps
  • $30 for additional reps
  • $350 sponsorship

Event Schedule

  • 9:00 a.m. - Recruiter Check In
  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. - Networking

Event sponsorship

Become an event sponsor for $350. You can sign up to be an event sponsor during the registration process.

Benefits of sponsorship:

  • Prime placement at the event.
  • Name and/or logo included on the event web pages for both the student and employer side, in Handshake, and in e-newsletters sent out to all students.
  • Name and/or logo highlighted on event signage and on the event handout.

Refund Policy

Download the Event Refund, Cancellation and Weather Policy.

Employer Resources



Registration Questions?

Amy Pogue, Events Coordinator

General Event Questions?

Kayla Kucharchuk, Manager (Experiential Education)