Information For Employers

Computer Science Career & Internship Fair | Fall 2024

Monday, September 23, 2024
Adele H. Stamp Student Union
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Employers Register Here

The Computer Science Career & Internship Fair | Fall 2024 will take place on Monday, September 23, 2024 (11:00 am - 6:00 pm) at the Stamp Student Union. The University of Maryland, College Park is the state’s flagship university and one of the nation’s preeminent public research institutions.

Employers can find additional information and REGISTER to attend the fair HERE on Handshake. Employers should be hiring for internships, part-time, or full-time positions to attend the Spring Career & Internship Fair. All registrations are subject to approval.

  • Registration OPENS: Monday, June 10, 2024
  • Registration CLOSES: Wednesday, September 18, 2024

Fair Details

Join the Department of Computer Science for an exciting opportunity to connect with computer science undergraduate and graduate students looking for challenging and rewarding internships, co-ops, and full-time careers to foster their technical capabilities. This bi-annual event welcomes innovative and exciting companies from across the U.S., including startups, government organizations, Fortune 500 companies, and tech giants.

Registration Information: Booths include one (1) 6’ table, two (2) chairs, wireless access, booth signage, parking, and a continental breakfast and catered lunch for four (4) representatives. Access to an electrical outlet is available for an additional fee (if requested on the registration form via *extra Item*). Companies are encouraged to bring any display, materials, swag, etc. that fits within these parameters.

Pricing:

  • Corporate/For-Profit: $900
  • Government/Non-profit: $750
  • Small Business: $400
  • Start-Up: $250 (Subject to approval. For the purpose of registration, we generally define start-ups as firms that are in the seed stage through early financing, and/or have been in existence for 5 years or less, and/or have less than eighty employees, and/or exhibit a "rapid growth" or "early-stage innovation" mindset.)
  • UMD Campus Office/Department: $100

Electricity: Electricity is not included. Access is available for an additional fee of $50.

Booth Forfeit: If you do not arrive by 2:00 pm the day of the fair and have not contacted us via email at cscareerfairs@umd.edu to make alternative arrangements, we will consider your booth forfeited and reserve the right to assign it to another exhibitor.

Shipping/Freight & Representative Info: Advantage Conference & Expo will be coordinating freight shipping services to attending employers. The cut-off for ordering shipping service is Tuesday, September 10, 2024. Additional information is available on our career fair website: https://go.umd.edu/recruitumd. Please contact Advantage at customerservice@advantageexpo.com) in the interim.

The Department of Computer Science does not coordinate the freight for this event. Additionally, freight may not be shipped to the University. Please DO NOT send freight to the University Career Center or Stamp Student Union.

You may mail back any packages through the Terrapin Shipping/UPS Store, located on the ground floor of the Stamp Student Union. Feel free to contact Mel. Coles, the Special Events Coordinator by phone (301-405-2760) or email (mcoles@umd.edu) if you have any questions or concerns.

Fair Schedule

8:30 am - 10:30 am
Grand Ballroom Lounge

Employer Check-In, Set-Up, & Breakfast Refreshments

  • Coffee Service | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Lunch Service  | 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Light Snacks  |  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

11:00 am
Grand Ballroom

 

Career Fair Commences (Entrance Times will be released closer to the date of the fair)

6:00 pm Career Fair Ends

Student Audience

Entry to the fair will be limited to registered students from the majors and programs listed below. However, students will not be restricted in terms of the length of time spent in the fair.

Computer Science

  • Computer Science (Undergraduate + Graduate Students)
  • Computer Science (Minors)
  • Immersive Media Design: Computing B.S.
  • Alumni 

iSchool

  • Game, Entertainment, and Media Analytics, Master of Professional Studies (MPS)
  • Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM) (MS)
  • Information Risk, Privacy and Security, Graduate Certificate
  • Information Science (InfoSci) (B.S.)
  • Information Management, Master of Information Management (M.I.M.)
  • Social Data Science (Major)

Clark School of Engineering

  • Computer Engineering (Undergraduate Students)
  • Cybersecurity Engineering, Graduate Certificate, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.), and Online.
  • Cybersecurity Engineering, Graduate Certificate
  • Cybersecurity Engineering, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • Cybersecurity Engineering, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.),Online
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • Robotics, Graduate Certificate
  • Robotics, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • Software Engineering, Graduate Certificate
  • Software Engineering, Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)

The Science Academy

  • Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (MPS)
  • Data Science, Graduate Certificate
  • Data Science and Analytics, Masters of Professional Studies (MPS)
  • Machine Learning, Masters of Professional Studies (MPS)
  • Quantum Computing (MPS)
  • Quantum Computing, Graduate Certificate

 

Payment Instructions

Credit Card: Please use our secure credit card processing site for payment: https://sa-umd.nbsstore.net/career-center.

  • Step 1: You will need the invoice number and information from the invoice to complete the payment process. You will need to reference your invoice to complete the required information (Event Name, Invoice Number, and Registration amount) for payment processing.
  • Step 2: Fill in all required information for payment processing.
  • Step 3: Once the credit card payment has been successfully processed you will be e-mailed a statement to that effect. A second email will be sent within the next ten business days reflecting your payment and providing you with a zero balance receipt. The payment will appear as a charge from our Division of Student Affairs on your credit card statement.

Check: To submit payment via check, please use the following:

University of Maryland, University Career Center
Attn: Michael Martucci
3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
College Park, Maryland 20742

Payment & Cancellation Deadline: The deadline to receive a full refund and not owe a balance is Wednesday, September 18, 2024. No refunds will be administered after this date. All cancellations must be submitted in writing via email to the Department of Computer Science at cscareerfairs@umd.edu. Failure to cancel in writing by the cancellation deadline will leave your organization responsible for the registration fee, regardless of circumstances.

Questions?

Invoice or Billing Questions?

Please contact Michael Martucci (Business Services Coordinator, UCC) at 301.314.7238 or mmartucc@umd.edu

Career Fair or Shipping Questions?

Please contact Mel. Coles (Special Events Coordinator) at cscareerfairs@umd.edu

Statement on Recruiting

Please review our policies and procedures (see here) carefully to help ensure the best possible experience while recruiting at the University of Maryland.  Specifically, see the Employer Recruiting Guidelines for the University of Maryland’s nondiscrimination policies in full, as well as a summary of other recruitment policies & procedures at UMD. These guidelines have been produced in accordance with the guiding principles set forth by NACE and their Principles for Ethical Professional Practice. All employers who participate in our recruiting programs will be expected to adhere to these policies.