Information for Employers

Thank you for your interest in our students!  Students with an interest in technology, engineering, science and management will be on-hand to talk about the career opportunities available at your company.

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Purdue Polytechnic Institute Career Fair (2/3/16) 

8:00 - 9:00 am - Check-in/Set-up
Check in at the entrance to the South Ballroom in the Purdue Memorial Union (across from Grant Street Parking Garage)​

9:00 - 10:00 am - Boiler Brunch
A brunch, brief remarks by Dr. Gary Bertoline (dean), along with the opportunity to network with the leadership of the Purdue Polytechnic.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm – Purdue Polytechnic Career Fair
North and South Ballrooms, Purdue Memorial Union

4:00 - 5:00 pm – Tear down


Companies may interview students during the career fair at their company booth or they may request one of the private rooms we have reserved for interviews at no additional cost. Be sure to note your interest during registration as there are a limited number of rooms.


Electrical access will be limited. If your booth requires electricity please be certain to request it during registration. Booth assignments will be noted by electrical requirements. Company representatives are responsible for providing extension cords as well as any power strips (25 to 50 ft extension cord is recommended). 


All display materials must be delivered to Knoy Hall of Technology by January 27, 2016

Packages and displays are to be sent to:
Purdue Polytechnic Institute
Knoy Hall of Technology
Polytechnic Career Fair – Attn:  Office of Advancement
401 N Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN  47907-2021

A Display Destination Tag must be attached to ALL of your packages

This is imperative in having your exhibit delivered on time and to the proper location.
Please mark all packages clearly with your company name.

You are responsible for providing your own shipping/return labels with your account numbers.  Please only use UPS or FedEx.

All packages will be located at your booth upon arrival. If your packages do not arrive at Knoy Hall of Technology by January 27, 2016, we cannot guarantee they will be available on the day of the fair.


Purdue Union Club Hotel, (800) 320-6291 (Room block:  College of Technology Career Fair)

Other lodging facilities (in closest proximity to campus) include:

  • Campus Inn, (765) 743-9661
  • Hilton Garden Inn, (765) 743-2100
  • Holiday Inn City Centre (downtown Lafayette), (888) 465-4329
  • Prestige Inn (765) 463-1531
  • Four Points by Sheraton, (765) 463-5511


Complete listing of area accommodations.


If you fly into the Indianapolis International airport, you may wish to shuttle to West Lafayette on the Lafayette Limo service. Shuttles depart from the airport every two hours between 6:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. For specific fare information, visit:


Parking for registered career fair guests will be in the Grant Street Parking Garage across from the Purdue Memorial Union. Parking passes will be provided at check-in. Due to the parking limitations in the garage, only one (1) parking pass per company registration will be automatically issued at check-in. However, if additional parking is needed, please request it during your registration. We will do our best to accommodate your parking needs.

For special parking needs, please contact: Susan Black at Parking Facilities: 765-494-9493 or


Purdue University is now an AT&T hotspot, so no access code is needed.


The hospitality area will be located outside the south entrance of the Purdue Memorial Union Ballrooms. Water, coffee, soft drinks, and snacks will be available throughout the fair. 


The Purdue Visitor Information Web page includes menu items for “Plan Your Visit” and “Find Your Way” for information regarding lodging, maps, directions, parking, restaurants, and local attractions.