Upcoming Recruiting Events
"Conventional career fairs pass the point of diminishing return because recruiters feel pressured to talk to too many students and walk away with few quality conversations with qualified candidates. At Kalamazoo College, we had the opportunity to have many quality conversations with quality candidates. Wow." A.J. Dunn, Green Growth Solutions
Thank you for your interest in recruiting graduates of Kalamazoo College for opportunities in your company or organization. Please mark the following dates on your calendars and register now to attend the following…
- Recruiting Expo: April 9, 4-7:30 p.m., 2014 - Hicks Banquet Hall—An evening of employer and graduate school information tables in Hicks Banquet Hall. Students may drop by any time and ask quick questions in a "café-style" atmosphere with free food. We invite you to register for an information table by completing this short form.
- Recruiting Expo, October 3, 2013—An evening of employer and graduate school information tables and sessions led by recruiters, in an informal "café-style" career-fair atmosphere. Limited space available for alumni of the college to conduct on-site interviewing. No fee for an information table or an information session led by recruiters in person or via Skype. How may recruiters participate? We invite you to register for an information table and/or information session by completing this short form.
The CCPD will devote increased staff resources to promotion, organization, and superior support of recruiters who commit to visiting campus during these events. As we focus our resources on these special events, we will not host recruiters during other times of the year. By concentrating our efforts, we will create a campus-wide buzz and increase student attention to employment possibilities.
We appreciate your interest in the past and we hope you will take advantage of our upcoming opportunities to connect with outstanding, hardworking undergraduate students who are well-prepared to contribute their talents and energy to your organization.
Nearby at WMU: The CCPD partners with our local colleagues several times a year on graduate school and career fairs, most notably, Western Michigan University Career Fair. K students attend our neighbor’s annual career fair in February, which typically includes over 150 employers in the WMU student center. CCPD provides free van transport for students from K to WMU. Recruiters may contact Surangi Pradhan at Surangi.firstname.lastname@example.org for registration details.
Graduate School Recruiters: The CCPD also partners with Western Michigan University's Graduate and Professional School Fair. For more information on this annual October fair, please contact Linda Comrie, Office Coordinator at the Graduate College at email@example.com.
Getting to Campus
Please refer to the directions to Kalamazoo College when coming to campus to recruit.
The Center for Career Development is located in Dewing Hall on the first floor. Please refer to the campus map for directions and parking near our office.
If you will be staying for the evening, please visit the list of accommodations and restaurants in the greater Kalamazoo area.