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Career Services remains committed to helping students online this fall through virtual appointments. To schedule an appointment with a Career Development Specialist or for questions regarding virtual career fairs, email careerservices@mail.wvu.edu. For Employers – please visit https://careerservices.wvu.edu/employers.

VIRTUAL AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR

This spring, we are excited to partner with Handshake to hold our career fairs in a virtual format. 

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Handshake's Virtual Career Fair Platform

Register on Handshake

by the numbers

The Agriculture and Natural Sciences Career Fair is organized for recruiters with internships and full-time positions to meet WVU students interested in agriculture, environmental restoration, food production, forestry, landscaping, wildlife protection and related fields.

More than 2000+ Students Enrolled in Pathway Majors

Applied and Experiential Learning Environments

Over 30 Degree Programs

33 Student Organizations, Six Judging Teams and Four National Honoraries

UTILIZE HANDSHAKE'S VIRTUAL FAIR FEATURES

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Registration Fees

Registration includes:

  • Up to 15 representative participants
  • Video, audio, and chat communication with students
  • 1:1 meetings scheduled in advance or day of event

Registration Type Fee
General Registration Fee
$200
Government/Small Business with 25 Employees or Less $100

sponsorship opportunities

Enhance your visibility through sponsorship and increased student marketing activities.

$5,000

Premium Level - Career Fair Week Sponsor

  • Dedicated Career Services staff member assigned to ensure full utilization of sponsorship benefits listed below:
    •  Waived event registration fee for the Agriculture and Natural Sciences, WVU, and STEM Career and Internship Fairs
    • Exclusive option to host virtual interviews during Career Fair Week
    • Exclusive option to have a featured job posting with targeted job blasts distributed to students and faculty during Career Fair Week
    • Co-branding on all virtual pre-career fair activities and events, with the option to have a representative participate
    • Option to host customized engagement / recruitment activity during the fall semester, such as a SOLD workshop, tech talk or industry discussion.
    • Video Conferencing Session: includes a virtual company presentation and Q&A with industry specific Career Development Specialist(s)
    • Informal videos submitted following our guide to post on Instagram Stories (e.g. quick feature employee to highlight company and employee.)
    • Social media promotion for up to 3 info sessions / events
    • Customized email marketing plan for current semester
      • Company can submit content to be used in up to five targeted email blasts to students based on specific job vacancies and target majors
      • Emails to be sent during current semester based on our student email promotion calendar
      • Company will have the opportunity to review content before sending
    • Branded marketing material to be displayed in the Career Services Center student lounge/office (Company to provide materials)
    • Company name or logo will be included on:
      • All digital marketing material, including event emails to students, alumni, and faculty
      • Marketing graphics disseminated over social media
      • Company Profile on Career Services' website throughout the fall semester
      • Over 100 electronic information stations across campus for 2-week circulation period
      • Featured on Handshake Student Page throughout the current semester

$1,000

Gold Level

  • Waived event registration fee for the Agriculture and Natural Sciences Virtual Career and Internship Fair: Spring 2021
  • Option to receive target major(s) resume book in conjunction with the career fair 
  • Option to participate as a featured employer at one or more career prep events
  • Option to distribute targeted position email blast to students and faculty in the week leading up to the career fair
  • Opportunity to serve as a presenter on a virtual career pathway panel
  • First right of refusal to host virtual Explore & Tour with students in target majors
  • Company profile on both the corporate sponsor Career Services website and event pages throughout the current semester
  • Company name or logo on:
    • All digital marketing material, including event emails to students, alumni, and faculty 
    • Marketing graphics disseminated over social media
    • Featured on Handshake Student Page throughout the current semester

$500

Blue Level

  • Waived event registration fee for the Agriculture and Natural Sciences Virtual Career and Internship Fair: Spring 2021

  • Option to participate as a featured employer at one or more career prep events

  • Option to distribute targeted position email blast to students and faculty in the week following the career fair

  • Company profile on the sponsor page of the Career Services website throughout the current semester

  • Company name or logo on:

    • All digital marketing material, including event emails to students, alumni, and faculty
    • Marketing graphics disseminated over social media

questions?

Contact Brittany Furbee at bfurbee@mail.wvu.edu.

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