UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

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Employers

Registration Policy

All employers that attend this event agree to abide by the NACE Principles For Employment Professionals. Click Here to review the NACE Principles for Employment Professionals.

Advertising positions: The Career and Internship Fair is an event in which students learn about full-time and internship opportunities. If your organization is not offering one or both of these types of positions, please post your available positions on Handshake and consider connecting with students in other ways.

The following types of organizations are limited to participation on a waiting-list basis; if space is available after a fair or event registration deadline has been reached, organizations representing any of the following categories may be permitted to participate in the event.

  • Employers offering commission-only based positions.
  • Graduate School programs. 
  • Employers sponsoring an individual to set up his/her own business for the purpose of selling products or services and/or recruiting other individuals to set up their own business.
  • Employers requiring an initial investment from this individual, with the organization itself serving as an umbrella or parent corporation. The initial investment may be direct payment of a fixed fee, payment to attend an orientation or training session, and/or purchase of a starter kit.
  • Third-Party Recruiters

The Armed Forces
The Armed Forces will now recruit from the vendor tables on the main level of the University Center. This change has been implemented due to the increased demand for booths and overall space. Registration fees will be waived. However, parking and lunch are available for an additional cost.

Handshake

Please note, registering for the Career and Internship Fair begins by creating a Handshake account. You will be prompted to create your account, connect with or create your business, and then connect with UWRF. The registrant does not have to be one of the representatives attending in order to complete registration, but all representatives attending the fair will need a Handshake account in order to participate.

Cancellation and No Show Policy

If you have paid to participate in the Career and Internship Fair and your organization is unable to attend, a full refund is possible before Friday, September 16, 2022. No refunds will be issued after this date. 

Please contact the Amber Ristow at 715-425-3572 or amber.ristow@uwrf.edu with questions. 

No Show Policy

If an employer registers for the event and does not show up the day(s) of the event, the employer will be charged 100% of the registration fee(s). If the employer has paid for the event, no refund will be given. If the employer has not paid for the event, the employer will be billed.

Please contact the Amber Ristow at 715-425-3572 or amber.ristow@uwrf.edu with questions. 

Inclement Weather/Campus Safety Alert Policy

  1. The Career Services staff will monitor all weather/campus safety conditions and consult with university officials and civil authorities.
  2. Should a weather/campus safety emergency be occurring or imminent, the Career Services staff will cancel an event if and only if the University has decided to officially close.
  3. When a career event is cancelled, the Career Services web site will be updated with the news. The Career Services staff will also be briefed with official information to disseminate to callers requesting information.
  4. Good faith efforts will be made to communicate event cancellations to relevant constituents via email messages and phone calls.  

If the Career and Internship Fair is NOT cancelled due to inclement weather/safety concerns and still proceeds as scheduled, UWRF Career Services holds that organizations benefit from the Career and Internship Fair and its promotion even if the organization is unable to attend. In this case:

  • Organizations receive exposure through the Handshake website.
  • Organizations receive exposure through the UWRF Career Fair App and via other marketing coordinated on campus.

No refunds will be provided. 
 

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Career Services
career.services@uwrf.edu
715-425-3572
M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
187 Rodli Hall

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