Career Fest

The Career Development Center at Appalachian provides a wonderful opportunity for your son or daughter to explore and plan for their career by offering a semester full of activities. Please encourage your son or daughter to participate in these events. We have events for all students -- first years to seniors to graduate students.

Resume Clinics: Beginning Monday September 11 to Friday, September 22, students have the opportunity to attend Resume Clinics which are held in the Student Union from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Monday-Friday.

CareerFest: Tuesday September 26, 2017. CareerFest is Appalachian State University's largest and most comprehensive career event. Serving students and alumni of all majors and skills, the event is host to many companies, non-profits, healthcare and government agencies that are ready to network with students and introduce them to valuable internship and job opportunities. Students should register via Career Gear. CareerFest is from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm in the Holmes Convocation Center.

Explore Majors Fair: Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Majors Quest provides students an opportunity to engage with faculty, advisors, and junior/senior level students in major(s) of interest. Students will also gain insight into minors, concentrations, internships, service-learning and study abroad opportunities in majors. Majors Quest is from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Grandfather Mountain Ballroom, Plemmons Student Union.

Graduate School Fair: Thursday, October 5, 2017. Thinking of Graduate School? Representatives from NC and out of state programs from over 30 Graduate and Professional schools will be present. The fair is from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Grandfather Mountain Ballroom, Plemmons Student Union.