AG Career Fair and Industry Event information for employers

Students of all class levels in the Darr College of Agriculture are encouraged to attend this all-inclusive career fair.

This unique career fair allows employers to speak to classes on Wednesday, network with fellow attendees on Wednesday evening, and participate in a traditional career fair on Thursday.

We encourage organizations seeking full-time, part-time, and internship positions to attend.


Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Employer presentations in classes during the day
6:00 pm: Employer Networking Dinner

Thursday, September 12, 2019
9:00 am – 2:00 pm: Career Fair

Employer registration instructions

This event is sponsored by the Darr College of Agriculture. 

Register through Handshake. 

Once logged in, follow these steps to register for a Career Fair in Handshake:

  1. To get to the Career Fair's page, either directly select the link in the invite email that was sent to you, or follow the steps here to search for the fair in Handshake: How to Search for a Career Fair.
  2. Once the Career Fair is located, you'll be taken directly to the Fair's Details page. This will give you an overview of all the necessary information pertaining to this Career Fair.
  3. On this page, select the blue Register button located towards the right of the page. Note: This may have you first sign in. In that case, please sign in first and repeat this step.
  4. This will take you directly to the Career Fair's Registration form, where you will fill out the following information: 
  • Booth Options
    • Booth Type
    • Extra Items (optional)
  • General Items
    • Extra Items (optional)
  • Basic Information
    • Company/Organization Description
    • Billing Address
    • Registration Division (optional) (Learn more about divisions here.) 
  • Looking For
    • Jobs on Handshake 
      • Note: This section is required and you will receive an error if not filled out. Please select either "My job isn't posted on Handshake, let me type my own." or "I'm not hiring for a specific job right now" if you do not yet have any jobs on Handshake.
  • Payment 
    • Manual or Credit Card
    • Agree to refund policy 
  • Extra Questions
    • These are questions created and managed by the school hosting the Career fair.
  • Once all information is filled out, click on Create Registration at the bottom of the page. 
  • The Career Center will need to approve your registration. You will not be able to pay your invoice for a fair until this has happened. 
  • You can view your registration at any time and leave comments for the Career Center with any questions on this page. 

See these instructions with screenshots.

Please read the cancellation, refund and inclement weather policy.

If you have any questions regarding logging into Handshake or registering for this career event, please contact Gary Stafford at or 417-836-5636.

Resume Madness

Agriculture Resume Madness for students will be held on Monday, September 9, if you are interested in participating in resume critiques. Register through Handshake. Once logged in, select the Event tab on left-hand side of page and locate Resume Madness—Agriculture