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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Engagement Opportunities

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There are several opportunities to engage with students and alumni throughout the year, both on and off campus.

Fall Opportunities

Spring Opportunities

Additional Outreach Opportunities


Fall Opportunities


Campus & Community Fair (includes Part-time Job Fair)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016


Outdoor Mall Area near Fountain (Rain Location CSU Ballroom)

The Campus & Community Fair is a huge event with a great number of students attending. Employers, non-profit organizations and volunteer organizations from the local area attend this annual event. We invite you to attend to find GREAT part-time employees or to promote your organization to new and returning Minnesota State Mankato Students. Find more details and links to log-in and register for this event here:

Many thanks to our Gold-Sponsors for making this event possible:

  • Carlson Craft, Inc.
  • Minnesota Valley Federal Credit Union
  • Monarch Healthcare Management
  • Spherion Staffing
  • Kwik Trip, Inc.
  • Cricket Wireless (2020Cellular US)
  • AT&T- Retail
  • Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc.


Questions? Contact Mandy Wubben at 507-389-6061 or


Career & Internship Expo

Employers will have an opportunity to visit with approximately 1,500 qualified, energetic students and alumni of Minnesota State Mankato who are seeking full time employment, internships, and information on hiring trends.

For more information:

Questions? Contact Karina Clennon at 507-389-6061 or 


Government & Nonprofit Job & Internship Fair

Visit with approximately 900 students and alumni from 30 of Minnesota’s and Wisconsin’s 4-year colleges and universities who are specifically seeking employment and internships in government and nonprofit agencies.  This Fair is held at the University of Minnesota Coffman Great Hall in late October.

For more information:

Questions? Contact Matt Carlson at 507-389-6061 or


Spring Opportunities


Social & Behavioral Sciences Career Day

The College of Social & Behavioral Sciences and the Career Development Center partner to offer this annual career day. Throughout this event, employers will have the opportunity to meet with a variety of students to discuss potential employment and/or internships.  Employers can also participate in panel discussions designed to provide students with networking connections and information on opportunities within various majors in the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences. This Fair is held in the Centennial Student Union at Minnesota State University, Mankato in late January or early February.

Questions?  Contact Matt Carlson at 507-389-6061 or


MN State Mankato Summer Job Fair

The Annual  Summer Job Fair is held in February at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Public, private and commercial enterprises, agencies and camps interact with 15,000+ potential employees from MSU and other area colleges and high schools. Most participants are looking for permanent, part-time and seasonal employees or offering practicums and internships.

Employers Register Here:

Questions?  Contact Mandy Wubben at 507-389-6061 or


Engineering Job Fair sponsored by IEEE

The IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Student organization at Minnesota State University, Mankato will be hosting this event.

Questions? Contact Gale Allen at 507-389-5760 or


Minnesota Education Job Fair

Meet with approximately 1,300 students and alumni from 30 of Minnesota’s 4-year colleges and universities specifically seeking work in a school setting including teachers, administrators, social workers, and counselors. This Fair is held at the Minneapolis Convention Center in early to mid April.

For more information:

Questions? Contact Matt Carlson at 507-389-6061 or


Additional Outreach Opportunities