Career Fair

The 9th annual Corporate Internships & Careers in the Research Park was held on April 8th, 2015 at the John Deere Building at 2021 South First Street, Champaign. More than 550 students attended! We will announce the 2016 date over the summer. 


The Career Fair is a great way for students who are specifically interested in working in the Research Park to meet with employers, both startups and corporate operations. Students DO NOT need to register for this event. More information for students at the Facebook Event.

  • Meet graduate and undergraduate students seeking internship and career opportunities in engineering, business, and technology

  • Raise awareness of your company

  • Learn more about additional recruiting opportunities at the University of Illinois

To learn more about our Career Fair, watch a video about our April 2015 event.

Companies registered to participate at the Career Fair include: 

  • Abbott Laboratories

  • AbbVie

  • AgLVT

  • Agrible, Inc.

  • Akuna Capital

  • Ameren

  • Anheuser-Busch InBev

  • Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)

  • Caterpillar Inc

  • Charmworks

  • Common Ground Publishing

  • Dow Chemical Company

  • I Hotel and Conference Center

  • Illinois Applied Research Institute

  • Illinois Rocstar LLC

  • Intelliwheels

  • John Deere

  • Jump Labs

  • Lextech Global Services

  • Network Perception 

  • Phi Optics

  • Raytheon

  • Research Park at the University of Illinois

  • Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Starfire Industries LLC

  • State Farm Insurance

  • The HDF Group

  • Turn Inc.

  • Veriflow Systems

  • W. W. Grainger

  • Waterborne Environmental

  • Wolfram Research

  • Yahoo!

Please contact Dana Cohen at with general questions about the event.