Office of Career Services

MSC06 3710
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
University Advisement and Enrichment Center
Room 220

Phone: (505) 277-2531

Engineering & Science Career Fair

September 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Student Union Building Ballrooms

The University of New Mexico (UNM) Career Services office, on behalf of the UNM Hispanic Engineering and Science Organization (HESO), invites you to register for the 36th Annual UNM Engineering and Science Career Fair!  The UNM Engineering and Science career fair is set for September 14, 2016, and will be held in the Student Union Building Ballrooms.  Basic registration fee includes one six-foot table (covered and skirted), draped backdrop w/organization name at top, seating for two recruiters, and one parking validation (no in-out privileges). 

To help you get the most out of your recruiting efforts, the technical/science/engineering career fair is scheduled in conjunction with the Business & Accounting Career Fair, which is scheduled for the following day.  The dual format will allow you to visit UNM two days in a row, reach science and engineering students on September 14th, and business students on September 15thSeparate registration is required to attend both events.  Organizations that register for both career fairs will be given the same table for both fairs

Event Agenda

Engineering & Science: September 14, 2016

  • 8:00am - 9:00am: Recruiter sign in and booth setup
  • 9:00am - 3:00pm: Open to Students & Alumni
  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm: Career Fair Closed/ Booth Break Down 

Business & Accounting:  September 15, 2016 (Separate Registration required)

  • 9:30am - 11:00am: Recruiter sign in and booth setup
  • 11:00am - 4:00pm: Open to Students and Alumni
  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm: Career Fair Closed/ Booth Break Down

Please note that the set up time for the above fairs are different. Please make sure you plan to arrive accordingly. 

Registration is exclusively via Lobo Career Connection

Registration is exclusively via Lobo Career Connection. Once you log in, go to the "events" item on the landing page and proceed with registration. 

Registration Fee

  • Early Lobo Registration June 2 - July 4                             $350
  • Regular Registration fee July 13 - September 12            $450
  • Late Registration on or after September 13                      $550
  • Booth Size: Tables are 6-feet wide with space and chairs for 2 recruiters.
  • LoboCash cards: (up to two per registration) will be provided for breakfast and lunch. The cards are accepted in all of the food venues in the Student Union Building. You choose the venue, you choose the time!
  • Electricity: Electrical outlets can be provided at an additional fee of $50.00 at the time of registration. If electrical outlets are requested on the day of the event, there will be a charge of $75.00. Electrical connections must be provided by the UNM approved vendor only. No recruiter electrical connections will be allowed.
  • Parking: Registration includes validated parking in the parking structure (no in-out privileges)
  • Extra Recruiters: Additional recruiters, up to a total of 6, may attend at $20 per person.
  • Extra Table: One additional table may be purchased for $200, including attendance of 2 recruiters
  • Payment: by P.O., check, Visa/MC/AMEX is accepted. (Credit card payment is available during registration on Lobo Career Connection. After you confirm the invoice amount there is a pay by credit card button to process your payment instantly. You will receive a receipt shortly after through email.)

Spotlight Services: Stand out in the crowd!

CHERRY & SILVER SPONSOR $350.00 + Career Fair Registration Fee (Sponsorship fees are in addition to registration fees)

  • Prime table location.
  • Recognition during the career fair on digital display.
  • Recognition as sponsor multiple times during the weeks prior to the career fair via our social media avenues.
  • Company logo on our career fair banners and distributed posters.
  • Company logo on Career Fair advertisement in Daily Lobo prior to the career fair.
  • Recognition on student handout and at registration table.

NOTE: Recruiters are responsible for pre-payment of any fees associated with return shipping and must also provide printed labels for items handled by our office after the fair. 

Student Interviews

If you are interested in interviewing candidates while on campus OR have any questions about our fairs, please contact one of the following UNM representatives. Interview space is limited so please make your request as soon as possible. 

  • Ivy Rodriguez @ 505.277.7801 to schedule interview rooms @ UNM Career Services main office

 Shipping Address

For UPS only:

UNM Career Services
Attn: Engineering Fair
400 Cornell Dr NE
Building 85, UAEC Room 220
MSC06 3710
Albuquerque, NM 87131

For all other carriers:

UNM Career Services
Attn: Engineering Fair
Building 85, UAEC Room 220
MSC06 3710
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

NOTE: Recruiters are responsible for pre-payment of any fees associated with return shipping and must also provide printed labels for items handled by our office after the fair. 

Driving Directions and Parking

Not familiar with Albuquerque? Use our detailed directions and maps to get you to our career fair easily! You will also find information on parking permits for once you arrive.

From the Visitor Lot, walk north, Popejoy Hall will be on your left. The SUB will also be on your left, Building #60 on the campus map available on the UNM website. The ballroom is located in the northwest corner of the building. Watch for our signs with balloons to direct you to the fair! 

Employer Guide

Employer Guide

Additional Information

For additional information or assistance please contact Keith A. Hitz at 505-277-0953