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Columbia Veterans Job Fair
USC Alumni Center
Columbia, SC 29201
September 19, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Columbia Veterans Job Fair
September 19, 2019
RecruitMilitary has held 4 events in Columbia, drawing 961 attendees and 150 exhibitors.
42 job seekers registered to attend the Columbia Veterans Job Fair
42 job seekers registered to attend
Job Seeker Venue Information
USC Alumni Center
900 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201
USC Alumni Center Information

The Job Fair will take place in the Grand Ballroom.

Parking Information

Parking is available in the adjoining parking garage on Park and Pendleton Streets. The garage is managed by the City of Columbia who charges hourly rates for parking. My Carolina's entrance from the Park Street garage is on the 2nd floor. Street level entrances are on Senate Street.

Event Success Tips
  • Review the exhibitor list and conduct research to help you engage effectively.
  • Visit every exhibitor - find the hidden opportunity that might be perfect for you.
  • Take a moment to practice your 30-second elevator pitch.
  • Make eye contact and confidently greet each recruiter with a smile and firm handshake.
  • Deliver your elevator pitch and engage in conversation.
  • Get the recruiter’s contact information and ask about the best way to follow-up.
  • Within 24 hours, follow-up with every company that interests you.
  • Visit our resource center for additional resources
Career Fair Testimonials
Top notch, everything was great! I've already referred colleagues to look into RecruitMilitary job fairs in their area. I was highly impressed with the friendliness and caliber of organizations that were present.
Columbia Career Fair -- Non-Profit Recruiter
I'm very impressed -- nice facility, good kick-off, well marketed. I think the flow of this job fair was nice. It had professional staff and professional level candidates, and was also diverse. Therefore, I rank this event fairly high.
Columbia Career Fair -- Financial Services Recruiter
Very well organized. Started on time with a good briefing by a well-spoken, high-energy person who represents you well!
Columbia Career Fair -- Army E-9
Common Questions

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