Spring Career Day

Event Details

Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Virtual - Handshake

Spring Career Day is a virtual event open to all majors and classifications. Students network with employers and learn more about opportunities available in their field of interest. This virtual fair targets experiential learning opportunities from summer employment at camps to internships and full-time professional positions.


Join the Wonder Room for Help Desk and Live Networking 
Open March 16 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

View Demo of Wonder Room here


Cost: Free to students, however registration is mandatory.

Register Here


How to participate in the Virtual Spring Career Day

  1. Update your Handshake Profile
    • Make sure your major, classification, and expected graduation date are correct
    • Set your profile to Employer or Community (not Private!)
    • Upload a resume to your profile
  2. Register for Spring Career Day
  3. Review Employers registered to attend and follow your favorites
  4. Sign up for your preferred sessions
    • Sign up for meetings: Monday, March 8, 2021 through Tuesday, March 16, 2021
    • Click the Available Sessions tab in the upper-left of the page, below the fair title and date/time
    • When you locate an employer that you'd like to sign up for a session with, look for the session information to appear below the employer name and description
      • Group sessions will have a custom title and indicate a length of 30 minutes.
      • 1:1 sessions are indicated by "One on One with EMPLOYER NAME"
  5. Join your sessions at your scheduled times on the day of the fair Tuesday, March 16th
    • Navigate to the fair in Handshake and click on the Your Sessions tab
    • Click the blue Launch Video button in order to join the session
      • You can join the session up to five minutes early to test your audio and video connection.  Allow mic and video access in your app or browser.

For more information on attending a virtual fair check out  Handshake's Guide to Attending a Virtual Fair.

*Note: You are scheduling meeting times, NOT interviews



Corporation/For-Profit:  $300
Not-for-Profit/Military/School District: $150
Sponsor: $500

Employer Registration


    Employers register through Handshake (you will need to create an account if you do not already have one) and submit payment through the external link provided on the registration page.
    Employers will receive an e-mail notification from Handshake with a link to create their schedules for the fair.  Employers can add team members as representatives, create 30 minute group sessions, 10-minute 1:1 meetings, and block times as needed.  


Who's Coming?


Abacus CPAs, LLC.

ABB, Inc. - Robotics & Motion

ABC Supply Co. Inc.

Advanced Monitoring Services

Altec Industries

Americo Services, Inc.



Ascension Via Christi

Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Avila University

AZZ Enclosure Systems

BRB Contractors, Inc.

Commercial Bank

Community Support Services

Contract Freighters, Inc.

Cornerstones of Care

Cox Health Systems

Crossland Construction

Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc.

Emporia State University Graduate School

Equitable Advisors

Evergreen Community of Johnson County

Foley Industries


Four County Mental Health

Freeman Health System

Galaxy Technologies

Garney Construction

Golden Slipper Camp

Hadley Exhibits

Hafkeymyer Motors Inc

Hamm, Inc.

HCA - Continental Division

Heartland Behavioral Health Services

Heritage Tractor

Herzog Contracting Corp.

Hillcrest Medical Center

HomeAdvisor & Angie's List

Hutchinson Regional Medical Center


Jake's Fireworks

Jay Temaat State Farm Agency

John Henry Foster

K-State Olathe

Kansas Department for Children and Families

Kansas Department of Revenue

Kansas Recruitment and Retention Center

KANSASWORKS - Dept. of Commerce

KVC Health Systems, Inc.

Leggett & Platt

Liberty - Liberty Utilities

Made for Manhattan

MAPP Technologies LLC

Mark Hall Cabinetry

Medicalodges - Clay Center


Micro-Comm, Inc.

Midvale Industries

Midwest Concrete Constructors

Mike Carpino Ford Lincoln

Missouri State Highway Patrol - Recruiting & Community Outreach


Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

Northwestern Mutual - (Kansas City/Leawood/Lee's Summit)

NorthWind Technical Services, LLC

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Old Dominion Freight Lines, Inc.

Omaha Public Schools

Overland Park Police Department

Parsons Presbyterian Manor

P1 Group, Inc.

Pittsburg State University Graduate School

Rockhurst University - College of Health and Human Services

Ryan Companies US, Inc. - Great Lakes Region

Schenck Process LLC

Sherwin Williams Company - Performance Coatings Group

Simmons Prepared Foods

Springfield Police Department


Tank Connection

Teel Plastics

Textron Aviation

The Arc of the Ozarks

The Walsh Group

Trinity Logistics

TVH Parts Co.

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville

University of Saint Mary Graduate Healthcare Programs

US Army Corps of Engineers - Tulsa District

USD 361 - Chaparral Schools

Vander Haag's Inc.

Veterans Crisis Line

Wichita State University


Zimmer Radio Inc.

Thank you to our 2021 Sponsors



BRB Contractors Logo

Crossland Logo






Emery Sapp & Sons Logo




Interstates Logo




Nextstar Media Group Logo





NorthWinds Technical Services Logo





Zimmer Marketing Logo

Thank you to our Sponsors

Sponsor Fastenal
Sponsor Caterpillar
Sponsor Kiewit
Sponsor Phillips 66
Sponsor Mpix
Sponsor Walmart
Sponsor Koch
Sponsor Koch

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