Minnesota's Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair

February 21, 2019
Minneapolis Convention Center

Open to current sophomores, juniors, seniors and December 2018 undergraduate alumni.

Note: Graduate and first year students are NOT permitted to attend per MNPC Consortium guidelines.

Early Bird Registration Ends: December 19, 2018

Early Bird Registration Fee : $15

For the 43rd year, Minnesota's Private Colleges will host the annual Job and Internship Fair in February which stands out as one of the premier college/employer partnerships in the country. This Fair allows employers and candidates to meet at the booths from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. while simultaneously allowing interviewing for either job or internship candidates until 6 p.m. The job fair is attended by approximately 300 employers representing business, non-profits, social service, government, and bioscience industries.

For a detailed list of participating employers, visit www.mnpcfair.org.

MNPC Job Fair has gone mobile. To download the application  Click here .



  1. Attend an oreintation session.
  2. Bring your registration form and $20 payment to the Career Development Center (Murray-Herrick 123) by 4 pm on December 19, 2019
  1. Stop by the Career Development Center with your registration form and $20 fee by 4 pm on December 19, 2019.
  2. Have the Front Desk staff check that your name is on the list of previous attendees.
  3. Having attended an orientation session, but NOT the fair DOES NOT COUNT. You must attend another orientation session.

Informational Video

In addition to attending the Orientation Session, students are encouraged to view two short, five minute videos about the fair. The videos show excellent footage of the fair and interviews with other undergraduate students in attendance. It provides a prime example of what to expect the day of the fair including the number of resumes to bring, dress code, a peek into the convention center, and tips from employers.

Job Fair Insider's Tips

For the Job and Internship Fair we put together a panel discussion of employers and a student to give tips on attending the fair.