The 2019 NIRSA Annual Conference and Campus Rec & Wellness Expo has ended.

We look forward to seeing you in Phoenix for NIRSA 2020!


Find the right job.

The Career Services Center is a great place to look for internships, graduate assistantships and professional positions of all levels, and to network with potential employers.

In addition, it’s also a great place to build your resume and hone soft skills that will make you a more valuable candidate for any campus rec job! No need to register separately for the NIRSA Career Services Center, all registered attendees of Conference can access the NIRSA Career Services Center for free!

  • At, look for job postings with the NIRSA Career Services Center logo starting in late December. These postings indicate jobs that you can apply and interview for at the Annual Conference

  • Make sure you download the Guidebook app and check in – attendees who check in can send and receive messages with other attendees.

  • Bring along interview-appropriate attire, business cards, copies of your resume, and a thumb drive with your resume and cover letter.

On Site

Look for Jobs: Check the bulletin board for a quick reference of open positions and employers who are interviewing on site. Computers are also available for you to check or print your resume and cover letter from your mini-USB drive.

Apply for Jobs: Leave your resume and cover letter at the employer table, and employers will follow up with you directly, via the NIRSA 2019 Guidebook app (or text/email if you prefer) to schedule an interview.

Learn about Employers: Attend a half-hour info session or stop by the job fair tables. The schedule will be posted in Guidebook as well as on the bulletin board.

Build Soft Skills: Attend a half-hour session on career-building soft skills, offered by our experts. The schedule will be posted in Guidebook as well as on the bulletin board.

Hone your Interviewing Skills: Sign up for a mock interview. Volunteer interviewers with expertise in various programming will be available.

Perfect your Resume: Sign up for a live resume review, where our experts will walk through your resume and offer advice. You can also drop off your resume any time for a written edit, and we’ll let you know when it’s ready to pick up.

Get a Free Headshot: Sign up to take a professional headshot with local Executive Headshot Photographer Donis Perkins on Sunday, February 17!

Career Services Center Hours

  • Saturday, February 16

  • Sunday, February 17

  • Monday, February 18
    8:00am-10:15am & 1:00pm-3:30pm
    The CSC is closed 10:15am-1:00pm for Student Member Connection Meeting and Take a Student to Lunch.

  • Tuesday, February 19

Job Fair Tables
  • Staffed Monday, February 18 1:00pm-3:30pm
  • Presented Sunday, February 17
    visit the Guidebook App for details

Candidate Pricing

  • Free with conference registration

Volunteer With Us!

Volunteering is a great way to gain additional insight into the NIRSA Annual Conference, as well as build out your resume. Volunteers at the Career Services Center are in the unique position to be able to easily network with professionals of all levels who are also volunteering.


Any Questions?

Contact Megan Granholm , Membership Services Manager, or Kathryn Thies, Program Coordinator of Aquatics at Loyola University Chicago and chair of the Career Services Center Committee.

Check in at the employer table in the CSC; one of us will always be available on site.