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Statewide Job Fair FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can I contact for help?

Contact The University of Central Florida’s Career Services office for assist with employer registration and event logistics.

UCF Career Services

Phone: 407-823-2361 or E-mail: csevents@ucf.edu

Which students attend?

Students from the ten Florida public universities (https://floridacareercenters.org/universities/) are invited to attend the Statewide Job Fair.

Where should I unload Display(s)?

Freight drop-off will be available at the CFE Arena loading dock on West Plaza Drive.  Follow “Employer Fright Drop-off” directional signs (from Alafaya Trail and Gemini Blvd).

Where should I Park?

Reserved parking will be located in Garage F (behind the CFE Arena).  Employer parking passes will be distributed at the entrance of garage F by a designated patroller. 

*Directions to CFE Arena/garage F:  http://www.cfearena.com/directions.php

*Follow directional signs to garage F

Where is the Statewide Job Fair held?

The 2019 Statewide Job Fair will be in the CFE Arena on the University of Central Florida’s main campus.  Visit the following link for directions to the UCF/CFE Arena: http://www.cfearena.com/directions.php

Where do I ship displays and materials for the Statewide Job Fair

University of Central Florida
C/O Addition Financial Arena (formerly known as CFE Arena)
Re: 2019 Statewide Job Fair
12777 North Gemini Boulevard
Orlando, FL  32816-1500

You may ship materials now through May 6, 2019 (please check with your shipping vendor to ensure packages arrive prior to the Statewide Job Fair) to the address below. Please indicate, in writing on all packages, which event the materials are for and make sure your company name is visible. Also, if your company has more than one box, please number them appropriately.

Telephone (Arena): (407) 823-3070
Telephone (UCF Career Services): 407-823-2361

When and how do I receive information about the Statewide Job Fair?

To receive registration information contact The University of Central Florida Career Services at csevents@ucf.edu or 407-823-2361 or follow instructions under “How do I register?”

What lodging options are available within close proximity to campus?

There are many lodging options available, some of which provide UCF visitors discounts. For information about lodging options close to UCF’s main campus please click here.

What is the Statewide Job Fair?

The Statewide Job Fair is a joint effort of Florida’s ten public universities. This event provides students and alumni the opportunity to meet face-to-face with employers, distribute resumes, network and interview onsite. Representatives from corporations of a wide range of industries and sizes come to the Statewide Job Fair.

What is the registration fee and what does it include?

Employers:

  • One 6ft. x 30in. table for two representatives
    (Extra reps are $25.00 each for Exempt From Florida Sales Tax employers and $26.63 for Standard employers, only 4 representatives allowed per table, no exceptions)
  • Table Tent with company name
  • Continental breakfast and lunch
  • Parking

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

Employers:

Registrations canceled at any time are subject to a $25.00 cancellation fee. Registrations canceled after April 17, 2019 will not be refunded.

What are the lodging options near the CFE Arena?

Visit the following link for nearby Hotels: http://www.ce.ucf.edu/hotels/

How many students attend the Statewide Job Fair?

Approximately 1,500 students have attended past Statewide events.

How do I register?

Employers:

Online Event Registration Instructions for employers with an existing Handshake account

  •  Go to https://app.joinhandshake.com/login and follow the instructions below or visit the following link How do I register for a Career Fair
  •  Login to Handshake using your existing username and password
  • Click on the “FCC 2019 Statewide Job Fair” Registration link located at the bottom of the home page under “Upcoming Career Fairs”
  •  Review the “Career Fair Description” and click on “Register” at the top of the page
  •  Complete the registration form and submit

Online Event Registration Instructions for employers without a Handshake account

  •  Go to https://app.joinhandshake.com/register and follow the instructions below or visit the following link How to create a Handshake account
  •  Select “Employer” on the type of account page
  •  Complete employer information and click “sign up” at the bottom of the page
  •  Complete all required information
  •  Click on “Employer guidelines” at the bottom of the page and review and complete
  •  Click on “Confirm Email”
  •  After your information is submitted, you will receive your system generated email confirmation
  •  Once you confirm your email, you must log back into https://app.joinhandshake.com/login and join your company or “Create New Company”
  •  Next select “Connect to Schools”
  •  After your account is approved follow the instructions found above, Online Event Registration Instructions for employers with an existing Handshake account

How do I get to the CFE Arena (formerly UCF Arena) and where do I park?

The CFE Arena is located on UCF’s Main Campus. For directions to UCF’s main campus please click here and for directions to the CFE Arena on UCF’s main campus please click here.

How can I pay for the registration fee?

After your Statewide Job Fair registration is submitted, registration will be reviewed and once approved the registrant will receive an emailed invoice from handshake@notifications.joinhandshake.com. At that time you will be able to log into Handshake to pay via credit card or you can mail a check to UCF Career Services P.O. Box 160165 Orlando, FL 32816-0165

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