Georgia Grad Fair Circuit

Recruiters, please note:

Currently, schools participating in the 2013 Circuit are making final arrangements for their fair dates. The 2013 Georgia Grad Fair Circuit calendar will be updated on this site by May 15, 2013. Recruiters are encouraged to check back at that time. The information listed below is for 2012.

 

Georgia welcomes you to the 2012 Georgia Grad Fair Circuit!

This website has been designed to make it easy for graduate school recruiters to find information on graduate fairs going on in Georgia in one convenient location. Below, you will find information on the dates, times, and locations of graduate and professional school fairs for the schools participating in this year’s Georgia Grad Fair Circuit. Travel information and recommendations are also provided.

First, a couple of important points:

2012 CALENDAR OF FAIRS

Monday, Oct. 15 – Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Time:  12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center Ballroom, 44 Courtland St., Atlanta GA 30303
Website:  www.gsu.edu/career/GradSchoolFair.html
Contact:  Angela Walker, 404-413-1836, ahwalker@gsu.edu

Tuesday, Oct. 16 – University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA
Time:  11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:  UWG Campus Center
Website:  http://careerweb.westga.edu/index_19837.php
Contact:  Libby Carter, 678-839-6431, lcarter@westga.edu

Wednesday, Oct. 17 – University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Time:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Tate Student Center, 5th Floor Grand Ballroom
Website:  www.hireUGA.com
Contact:  Aaron Brown, 706-583-5475, agb@uga.edu

Thursday, Oct. 18 – Atlanta University Center, Atlanta, GA **NEW DATE**
(This event includes Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Clark Atlanta University)
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Clark Atlanta University, Henderson Student Center, Multipurpose Room
Website: http://www.experience.com/emp/cf_details?fhnd=5597
Contact: Mary Smalley, msmalley@aucenter.edu, 404-978-2196

Monday, Oct. 22 – Georgia College & State University, Milledgeville, GA
Time:  11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Activities Center - Magnolia Ballroom
Website:  www.gcsu.edu/career
Contact:  Mary Roberts, mary.roberts@gcsu.edu, 478-445-5384

Tuesday, Oct. 23 – Mercer University, Macon, GA
Time:  9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location:  University Center, Macon campus
Website:  http://studentaffairs.mercer.edu/careerservices/events.cfm
Contact:  Steve Brown, 478-301-2863, brown_sr@mercer.edu

Wednesday, Oct. 24 – Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Time:  12 noon – 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Cox Hall Ballroom, Emory Campus
Website:  2012 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED DUE TO SPACE LIMITATIONS!
Contact:  Rodia Vance, 404-727-1889, rodia.vance@emory.edu

Thursday, Oct. 25 – Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA 
Time:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center, University Rooms
Website:  http://www.kennesaw.edu/graduate/admissions/gradfair.htm
Contact:  David Baugher, 770-499-3008, dbaugher@kennesaw.edu

Thursday, Oct. 25 - Berry College, Rome, GA   **NEW SCHOOL FOR 2012**
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Krannert Center Ballroom
Website: http://berry-hr.informz.net/berry-hr/event.asp?eid=3587
Contact: Sue Tarpley, 706-236-2292, starpley@berry.edu

Wednesday, Oct. 31– Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA
Time:
 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Recreational Activities Center (RAC)
Website: http://www.georgiasouthern.edu/career
Contact: Amy Rowell, 912-478-5197, awilliams@georgiasouthern.edu


TRAVEL INFORMATION & RECOMMENDATIONS
To facilitate travel planning, those attending the GA Grad Fair Circuit should note the following information:

Driving Distances from Downtown Atlanta

Each school will provide specific driving directions to their campus and event location. Participants may choose to stay in Atlanta for the duration of their trip and rent a car to travel to the various campuses. Those representatives who will remain in the Atlanta area over the weekend may obtain information on local activities at www.atlanta.net.

The participating schools of the 2012 Georgia Grad Fair Circuit look forward to your impending visit to our state this fall, and we hope to make your trip as productive as possible! Please feel free to contact any of the Coordinators listed above for questions regarding their event.