Events

Career & Internship Fair

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Career and internship fairs are great opportunities for meeting employers. To prepare for success, navigate through each of the sections below. For students in any major looking for a full- or part-time seasonal job or internship. This is your chance to talk with employers representing businesses, DSU departments, parks and camps, and more. All students are encouraged to attend this free event!

Where: DSU Fieldhouse, Madison, SD 57042

Before the fair

Research companies and organizations attending

Research the companies and organizations attending the event. Based on your occupations of interest, determine which employers you want to speak with at the event. Conduct research on your target employers by reviewing the company’s website, checking Handshake and the company’s website for available job or internship openings.

*Companies attending 

1st Financial Bank/Builder Finance Inc
Agtegra Cooperative
Anchorage
Avera
BankWest
Billion Auto
Blend Interactive
Bulldog Media Group
CAPITAL Services
Carsforsale.com
Caterpillar Inc.
CCL Healthcare
Clear Ridge Defense
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
CoinLion
Collins Aerospace
CPSI
Dacotah Bank
DSU-Graduate Office
Dakotaland Federal Credit Union
Daktronics
Datavizion, LLC
Discovery Benefits
East River Electric 
Federated Insurance
First National Bank
First PREMIER Bank/PREMIER Bankcard
Fishback Finacial Corporation
Furniture Mart USA
Hills Hospitality Mgmt
Horizon Health Care
Hurley and Associates
Idaho National Laboratory
Innovative Systems, LLC
Interstates
Kansas Bureau of Investigation
KBR -- South Dakota
Los Alamos National Laboratory
ManTech 

Marco
Midco
National Information Solutions Coop
Navy Cyber Warfare Development 
New York Life Insurance 
North Star Mutual Insurance 
Northwestern Mutual
NTT Security
Omnitech Inc.
Pinnacle Productions
Plains Commerce Bank
POET
Profile by Sanford
Query.AI, Inc.
Raven
Sandhills Global
Sanford Health
Sanford Health
SBS CyberSecurity
SDN Communications
Secunetics
Sherwin-Williams 
South Dakota BIT
State of South Dakota
Sunbird Software
SWWC Service Cooperative
The MIL Corporation
The MITRE Corporation
The Schwan's Company
Total Card, Inc.
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security
U.S. Senator Mike Rounds
Unified Judicial System
Unify Consulting
Vantage Point
Wells Fargo
Western Area Power Admin
Woltman Group

*List of companies participating subject to change.

 

Prepare a resume

Create or revise your resume. Upload your well-written resume to Handshake and bring copies to the fair. Not all employers will accept paper resumes, but bringing them shows that you are prepared and that you planned ahead. Seek assistance from Career & Professional Development as you create your first resume or update an existing one.

DSU Production Center Operation Hours: 

Located in the LEC (NW side entrance)
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Contact 605-256-5189 or email printshop@dsu.edu