3rd Annual UndergraduVets & Cadets Career Conference
October 20-21, 2017
150+ undergraduate students attending the nation’s top-ranked 4 year colleges & universities
Company expo, open-bar networking, company breakouts, veteran-led industry panels, interview coaching, onsite interviews, grad school expo, and much more…
Friday, October 20, 2017
Navy Pier – Lakeview Terrace
(Park in East Garage)
600 E. Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Holiday Inn Mart Plaza Conference Center
14th & 15th Floors
350 West Mart Center
Chicago, IL 60654
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stop by to pick up your conference registration packet and the badges that you’ll need to access the event on both Friday and Saturday!
Navy Pier Ballroom Lobby
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Network with other students, recruiters from the sponsor companies and veteran employees of those same firms overlooking downtown Chicago’s incredible waterfront!
Lakeview Terrace (adjacent to the Navy Pier Ballroom)
7:00AM - 12:00PM
Check-in and grab some breakfast before the day kicks off!
14th Floor Lobby
7:45 AM - 8:45 AM
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Are you tired of long, painful career fairs where the recruiters most likely don’t understand your military experience and how it can create value for them? Here’s the good news – at this event you’ll get essentially limitless facetime with campus and military recruiters who are specifically seeking to hiring undergraduates with military experience! Lunch and a small grad school expo will be hosted as well!
Wolf Point Ballroom
2:00 PM - 3:30PM
Network with military veteran students, alumni, and military admissions officers representing many of the nations top-ranked graduate programs. Even if youre not ready for grad school now, its not too early to start building relationships with them.
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
While you are in town, take the opportunity to interview or have coffee chats with some of the participating firms undergraduate recruiting teams.
North Point (15th Floor) & Various Rooms on the 14th Floor
Military Veteran (Active Duty or National Guard/ Reserves)
Current member of National Guard/Reserves
Current ROTC Cadet
You must be enrolled at a college or university that meets one of the following ranking criteria based on the latest US News & World Report rankings:
• Top ranked National Universities
• Top ranked National Liberal Arts Colleges
• Top ranked Regional Colleges or Universities
•You must be a sophomore, junior, or senior to attend.
Location: Chicago, IL
Location: Chicago, IL