Aviation and Transportation Technology Career Fair - FEBRUARY 4, 2016

Information for Employers

Thank you for your interest in the School of Aviation & Transportation Technology (AT)! Please join us at our career fair to meet students interested in jobs and internships at your company.




School of Aviation & Transportation Career Fair (Thursday 2/4/16)

9:00 - 10:00 am - Check-in/Set-up
Check in at the entrance of Niswonger Aviation Technology Building/Purdue University Airport)

10:00 am to 4:00 pm – Aviation & Transportation Technology Career Fair
Hangar 1, Niswonger Aviation Technology Building

4:00 - 5:00 pm – Tear down


Companies may interview students during the career fair at their company booth or they may request a private room. We have a very limited number of rooms for private interviews during the day. If any private interview space is desired, please contact Colin Furr at cfurr@purdue.edu to work out arrangements.


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 Niswonger Aviation Technology Building by January 29, 2016

Packages and displays are to be sent to:
Aviation Career Fair
Niswonger Aviation Technology Building
Attn: Career Fair
1401 Aviation Dr.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2021

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

All packages will be located at your booth upon arrival. If your packages do not arrive at Niswonger Aviation Technology Building by January 29, 2016, we cannot guarantee they will be available on the day of the fair.


Nearby lodging options include:

Purdue Union Club Hotel, (800) 320-6291

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: http://www.lafayettelimo.com/Home/tabid/107/Default.aspx


Free parking is available in the large lot directly to the north of the Niswonger Aviation Technology Building.


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


The hospitality area, which will include the catered Subway lunch, will be located in Niswonger 170.


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.