Ag, Food, Business Career Fair

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Attend this career fair intended to help students explore career paths and connect with employers regarding full-time jobs and internships. Open to undergraduate and graduate students as well as alumni from all University of Minnesota campuses!

Fields Represented:
Agriculture, Animal Science, Banking/Finance, Communication, Food Industry, Marketing, and Sales.
All UMN students and alumni are welcome at the fair. 
  • If you're looking for an internship or job, bring a great resume, have your personal commercial ready, and dress professionally. 
  • If you're not yet ready for an internship or job, come walk through the fair to observe and listen to students and employers, so you're ready for next year. 

Connect with us using #AFBCareerFair

Thank you to our Gold Level Sponsors:

Check out the Compeer Financial Careers page

Check out The Scoular Company Careers Page

Thank you to our Maroon Level Sponsors:

Check out the Land O' Lakes, Inc., Careers Page

For Employers

Employer registration is open in GoldPASS (search for event ID 3350). 

Registration Deadline: September 1, 2017

Early Bird Discount Ends: July 15, 2017

Registration costs are as follows:

  • Private Industry: $350.00/table ($400 after July 15, 2017)
  • Government/Nonprofit: $200.00/table ($250 after July 15, 2017)
  • Nonprofit (First-time Attendee): $75.00/table
  • University: $75.00/table



For Students

UMN Students: Pre-register for the fair in GoldPASS by Friday, September 22, for a chance to win a padfolio to use at the fair! Walk-ins are also welcome.

Earn a $25 Amazon Gift Card by volunteering at the loading dock the day of! Sign up here

View the list of employers attending here

For information on our career fair, employers attending, and more through your phone, use the University of Minnesota app!

Attend these prep events to help you have a great experience at the fair!

  • Resume Review Mania: 3-day drop in resume review event
    September 20-22, 8:30-4:00pm.  No appointment necessary-just stop into 198 McNeal Hall. 

Additionally, check out our career fair preparation tips

For Volunteers

There will be many flexible opportunities for students and staff to volunteer at the Ag, Food, Business Career Fair. Please volunteer via SignUp:

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on