LSU Career Expo

Date: February 7, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Location: Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)

Contact: LSU Olinde Career Center

LSU's largest recruiting event, drawing hundreds of recruiters and about 2,000 students and alumni. There are opportunities for students in all fields and at all levels to network with professionals, learn about career options and graduate and professional programs, find out about open jobs, and generally explore their intended career fields.

This semester's Expo will be a one-day event held from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Thank you to our Spring 2018 Career Expo Sponsors:

ALDI Inc. | BASF | CenterPoint Energy | CenturyLink | CORE Construction | Enterprise Rent-A-Car | Fluor Hajoca | Halliburton | IBM Global Business Services | Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc. | Marathon Petroleum Corporation | MassMutual Louisiana | Mosaic | Northwestern Mutual | Republic Finance | RiceTec | Shell Oil Company | Sherwin Williams


Student Information

This event is only open for current students of LSU System campuses and alumni from the Baton Rouge campus. 

Visit the public events calendar and select LSU Spring 2018 Career Expo Week Events. You will be redirected to the Careers2Geaux event overview page - scroll down and select the "See Who's Coming" link. You can also download the Careers by Symplicity app through the App Store for iPhone or Google Play for Android. Search Louisiana State University and then use the app to browse events, search jobs and even more. It's Careers2Geaux at your fingertips! #GeauxGetHired

Student Expo preparation resources:

Preparation Expo: Designed to provide students with brief résumé help, tips on how to prepare for the Career Expo and navigate Careers2Geaux. No appointment necessary, just stop by the LSU Olinde Career Center during this dedicated time the week prior to the Expo and get prepared to Geaux Get Hired! 


**See handout on Carees2Geaux for recruiter list and layout. 


Employer Information

Registration Information 

Registration for this event has reach capacity and is now closed. 

We encourage you to consider attending one of the following upcoming on-campus career events:


Refund Policy

Download the Event Refund Cancelation and Weather Policy here


Event Sponsorship

Become an event sponsor for $1,000. You can sign up to be an event sponsor during the registration process.

**The deadline to be recognized as a sponsor in pre-Expo print materials and advertisements is January 17, 2018. This is a firm deadline. All logos must be in vector format and provided by this date.****


Benefits of sponsorship:

  • Prime placement at the event.
  • Name and/or logo included in ads run by the LSU Olinde Career Center two weeks prior to the event, on event web pages for both students and employers, in Careers2Geaux, and in e-newsletters sent to all students.
  • Recognition at the event by the speaker delivering welcome address.
  • Name and/or logo highlighted on event signage and in event handout.


Fee structure

All registration fees include admission for up to four recruiters and one 8-foot table. Up to two additional tables can be purchased for $300 per table. 

Early bird registration (until December 15, 2017)  

Business = $550 
Government/nonprofit/graduate school = $300
LSU System = $50

Regular registration (December 16, 2017-January 12, 2018)  

Business = $625 
Government/nonprofit/graduate school = $325 
LSU System = $75 

Late fee registration (January 13-February 2, 2018) 

Business = $675 
Nonprofit/graduate school = $375
LSU System = $100


Shipping information

BEFORE the event

Display materials may be shipped to our office prior to the event. Please schedule delivery between Monday, January 22 - Thursday, February 1, 2018. If packages are shipped after the deadline, there is no guarantee materials will be at the reserved table when recruiters arrive.

Send all packages to the following shipping address:

LSU Olinde Career Center
Attention: Career Expo Materials for  (Your Company Name Here) 
101 LSU Student Union
LSU Box 25500
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

**Please make sure that the name of your business/agency is clearly indicated on packaging so your display materials can be placed at your booth prior to your arrival.

AFTER the event

We will pre-arrange package pick-up by FedEx Ground and UPS Ground. A special area will be designated for dropping off your materials at the end of the day. Please remember to bring account numbers, shipping slips, and any other pertinent information you will need. The LSU Olinde Career Center cannot guarantee pick-up and is not responsible if materials are not shipped on time or do not arrive to the next destination by the requested date.

If you would like to ship your display materials using any other means, please make arrangements to have your materials picked up at the end of the event.

Pick-up address for private courier ONLY - packages will not be delivered and/or accepted if shipped to this address in advance:

Event location: Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)

N. Stadium Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Employer Resources



Student Resources

How to Succeed at Career EXPO


You can view participating employers and a map now on the Careers by Symplicity app, available on the App Store or Google Play.

**We encourage students to download the Careers by Symplicity app through the App Store or Google Play.

If you prefer to not use the app, print a copy of the handouts noted above for use during Expo.



Registration Questions?

Amy Pogue, Events Coordinator

General Event Questions?

Kayla Kucharchuk, Manager (Employment Services)