career services center: candidates

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 résumé and hone soft skills that will elevate your value as a candidate for any campus rec job!

There’s no need to register separately for the NIRSA Career Services Center. All registered attendees of the NIRSA Annual Conference can access the NIRSA Career Services Center for free!

Make the most of this annual opportunity to take the next step in your career:

  • At, look for job postings with the NIRSA Career Services Center logo starting in mid-February 2020; these postings typically indicate jobs that you can apply and interview for at the Annual Conference.

  • Make sure you download the Guidebook app for NIRSA 2020 and check-in; attendees who check-in can send and receive messages with other attendees.

  • Bring interview-appropriate attire, business cards, printed copies of your résumé, and a flash drive with electronic copies of your résumé and cover letter.

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Career Services Center Hours

  • Saturday, April 18 1:00pm-4:30pm
  • Sunday, April 19 8:00pm-10:15am & 2:30pm-5:00pm The CSC is closed 10:15am-2:30pm, during the Student Member Connection Meeting and Take a Student to Lunch.
  • Monday, April 20 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Tuesday, April 21 8:00am-2:00pm
Job Fair Tables
  • Staffed Sunday, April 19 2:30pm-5:00pm but available during the entirety of the CSC
Mock Interviews & Live Resume Review
  • Available during the entirety of the CSC
Career Building Mini-Sessions
  • Presented Monday, April 20
Employer Informational Sessions
  • Presented Sunday, April 19 and Monday, April 20

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information for employers
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Any Questions?

Contact Megan Granholm, NIRSA Membership Services Manager, or Sarah Daugherty, Interim Director at Eastern Illinois University and chair of the NIRSA Career Services Center Committee.

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