Joliet Regional College & Career Fair

Joliet Regional College and Career Fair is our flagship all-purpose fair hosted annually. The fair is scheduled for Thursday, April 25, 2024, from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. and will take place at the Event Center on the Main Campus located at 1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, IL 60431. 

This fair is open to all JJC students, alumni, and community members. 


For Employers

  • Employer Registration Details

    Registration opens Wednesday, January 31, at 12:00 PM CST. 
    Space is limited. Register Today!

    To register for the fair, you will need a Handshake user account.  
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    Registration Cost:
    Government/Non-Profit: $75.00
    General Registration: $125.00

    Registration includes:
    2 representatives
    1 table (5'x 3')
    Snack & Refreshment 

    Additional Representative - $15.00 per person (no more than 3 representatives per table).

    Sponsorship Opportunities! Are you seeking increased visibility or aiming to enhance your campus brand? Collaborate with Career Services! Joliet Junior College is committed to facilitating connections between students and employers. Explore the advantages of joining our prestigious Employer Partners Program, which provides year-round branding, engagement, and recruitment opportunities.

    Gold Partner: $250.00
    Platinum Partner: $500.00
    Diamond Partner: $1,000.00

    Organizations interested in forming partnerships can indicate their preferences during fair registration. To review the partnership level and benefits beforehand, please visit

    What to bring?

    Company Table Cloth
    Table Display (no oversized floor displays)
    Promotional Materials & Literature
    Business Cards & Name Tag

    Please note this fair takes on the turf side of our sports complex; no electrical outlets will be available for your use. Wi-Fi is available, but a hot spot is recommended if needed. Light snacks are available, but no food or drink will be allowed on the turf.

    Confirmation & Invoice for Fair Registration

    You will receive an email confirmation of your fair registration and an invoice within 3 business days of completing the registration process. Payment is required upon receipt of the invoice. Payment not received by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2024, may forfeit fair registration. Additional details and logistics about the career fair will be sent at least 7 business days before the event.

    Cancellation & No-Show Refund Policy

    Organizations that wish to cancel their registration must email a request to by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2024, to receive a full refund. Cancellations received after April 12, 2024, will receive a refund of 50% of their registration. No-shows will not be given a refund for their registration. Please allow 30 days for refund to be processed.

For Students

  • Participating College and Employers

    A list of participating colleges and employers will be available on February 28, 2024, and will be updated every Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. until Thursday, April 25, 2024.