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CAREER FAIR 2018 (March 6 – 7)

Looking to recruit top talent for your firm?

FIU’s School of Architecture (SOA) Career Fair is the perfect opportunity to recruit and engage with top Master’s students from our nationally ranked programs in Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design!

Each year the School of Architecture hosts a Career Fair to provide career opportunities and internships for our students. This year, FIU School of Architecture has over 100 students graduating from the three Master’s programs in 2018.

If interested in receiving more information, please contact: rlongtem@fiu.edu.

Click here to register today!

To view our 2017 Career Fair recap story please click here.

ABOUT

The NAAB accredited Master of Architecture degree prepares students in design, sustainability, history/theory/criticism, sea-level rise, digital fabrication, and a whole host of interdisciplinary areas.

The CIDA accredited Department of Interior Architecture, ranked as the nation’s 9th best interior design graduate program in the country, provides its students a gateway to the profession through an engaging education in the technical, theoretical, social, and historical element of designing evocative interior architecture.

The LAAB accredited Master of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design degree prepares students for research and practice while focusing on the analysis, planning, design, and management of the natural and built environment of urban, tropical and subtropical landscapes.

All net proceeds of this event will support the School of Architecture.

FIU HIGHLIGHTS

  • 54,000 FIU’s student enrollment in 2016
  • 10th among the 10 largest public universities in the United States
  • R1 Carnegie Classification for Highest Research Activity
  • #1 in nation in awarding bachelor’s and master’s degrees to Hispanic students
  • 137,000 FIU Alumni who live and work in South Florida
  • 194 Bachelor’s master’s and doctoral programs
  • 11 Colleges and schools including Medicine, Law and Architecture

CONTACT

For questions, concerns, or information about sponsorship opportunities, contact:

Rebecca Longtemps
Events Manager
rlongtem@fiu.edu
305.348.6481

Employer Information

Click here to register.

Career Fair Dates
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | 1:00pm-5:00pm
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 | 9:00am – 5:00pm

Location
FIU Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building
11200 SW 8 ST, Miami FL 33199

Employer Registration

Registration Fees
Early Registration: $250
Late Registration (After February 17, 2018): $350

Registration Deadline
February 26

*Shipping Information: Please note company name marked on the outside of the package.

FIU School of Architecture
ATTN: CAREER FAIR
11200 S.W. 8th St, PCA 277a
Miami, Florida 33199

Schedule

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Brief Employer presentations and Table Fair for firms to network and schedule interviews with students. Each firm has the option of using a room within the Architecture building to host interviews on March 7. An interview sign-up sheet, 6 ‘ table/table cloth, two chairs, as well as lunch and coffee will be provided.

12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Employer Registration, Setup & Light Lunch

PG-6 Commons

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Employer presentations (3 minutes each with Power Point presentation; 5 slide max, videos must be under 2 minutes)

PCA 135

 

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Table Fair (Only Graduating Students to attend)

PG-6 Commons

 

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Table Fair Continued (Open to all FIU SOA Students)

PG-6 Commons

 

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

On Campus Interviews for employers who would hold back to back interview with FIU students. Scheduling to be determined by each firm during the Table Fair. Firms with rooms reserved will be provided a sheet with timeslots for students to sign-up during the Table Fair on March 6.

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Employer Check-In / Coffee & Bagels (provided)

BEA Gallery

 

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Interviews (20 minutes each)

Assigned rooms

 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

BEA Gallery

 

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Interviews continued (20 minutes each)

Assigned rooms

Student Information

Registration is only for FIU students graduating in Spring or Summer 2018.

Only graduating students will be eligible to attend the table fair from 3:30-5pm to network and schedule interviews with firms. Please note that not all firms will schedule interviews on campus. It is up to their discretion if they would like to schedule an interview with you after meeting. All SOA students will be allowed to view the Employer Presentations at 2:00 pm. Students not graduating can attend the last hour of the fair from 5pm-6pm to find out about internships and part-time positions.

Student Registration

Click here to register (only graduating students are eligible register)

Registration Requirements:

  1. Upload one PDF document with the resume as the first page, followed by the portfolio. PDF must be less than 5MB in size (if document exceeds 5MB, document will be deleted and student will be asked to re-upload).
  2. File should be titled: First Name_Last Name

Student Registration Deadline:

February 15, 2018

Schedule

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Table Fair, Brief Employer presentations, and networking for students to sign-up for interviews.

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Student Registration, PG-6 Commons

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Employer presentations – Open to All FIU SOA Students, PCA 135

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Table Fair (Graduating Students Only), PG-6 Commons

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Table Fair Continued (Open to all FIU SOA Students), PG-6 Commons

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
On Campus Interviews. If a firm schedules an interview with you on this date they will let you know the time and room location. Some firms choose to hold interviews at their office within their schedule.

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Employer Check-In / Coffee & Bagels provided, BEA Gallery

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Interviews (20 minutes each), assigned rooms

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (provided), BEA Gallery

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Interviews continued (20 minutes each, assigned rooms)

Department of Interior Architecture
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th Street - PCA 277B Miami, Florida 33199
Contact
PH: 305-348-6914 | Fx: 305-348-2650
E-Mail: zhirlema@fiu.edu