Education and Human Services Career Fair

Date: November 1, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Holmes Convocation Center

Appalachian State University's Education and Human Services Career Fair connects employers to students who are looking for careers where they can make an impact in areas such as education, community organizations, counseling, mental health, social work and other human services areas. This fair will include students and alumni who are teaching licensure candidates as well as those looking for non-teaching pre-k-12 professional roles and roles in human services areas. The Education and Human Services Career Fair allows a variety of education and human services-related employers to network and discuss career options and employment opportunities with a talented pool of Appalachian State students and alumni.

Registration Information

Education Employer (Standard Booth): $200 (includes 2 representatives)
Education Employer (Double Booth): $400 (includes 4 representatives)
Helping Professions Employer (Standard Booth): $200 (includes 2 representatives)
Additional Representatives: $35 each

Registration Deadline: October 18, 2019

Register Here

For employers attending the morning panel sessions:

Information about your panel session locations will be communicated to you by representatives from the Reich College of Education. They will be sending you directions and parking information for your morning panel session. After you participate in the panel, you can then move your vehicle to drop off materials at Holmes and park in the Rivers St. Parking Deck as indicated in the attached materials.

For employers interviewing following the fair:

You will receive a folder at employer check-in which will contain blank schedules and reminder slips for you to use throughout the fair as you build your interview schedule. The interviews will take place in the Career Development Center on the 3rd floor of the John E. Thomas Building, across the street from the Holmes Convocation Center.


10:30am - 12:30pm: Employer Registration. Employers will enter at the Holmes Ticket Office entrance.
11:00am - 12:30pm: Employer Lunch
12:15pm - 12:30pm: Alumni photo with Yosef
12:30pm - 2:30pm: Education and Human Services Career Fair

Hotel Accommodations

Hampton Inn & Suites Boone, 1252 US Highway 421, Boone, NC 28607 - $269/night (plus tax)
Click here to reserve or call 828-386-6464

Sleep Inn, 163 Highway 105 Extension, Boone, NC 28607 - $73/night (plus tax)
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LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 165 Highway 105 Extension, Boone, NC 28607 - $89/night (plus tax)
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Super 8, 2419 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607 - $64/night (plus tax)
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Directions and Parking

We strongly recommend that employers drop their materials at the Holmes Convocation Center PRIOR to parking. Driving directions to Boone, the Holmes Center, and parking are provided here.

Parking will be provided for employers at Rivers Street Parking Deck. Upon arrival, please take the automated ticket from the kiosk. You will receive a parking pass at the registration check-in in Holmes that you will use at the end of the day when you leave the parking deck. Vans will be available outside the parking deck to shuttle you directly to the event.