End-of-Year Career Fair

The NIU spring 2021 Virtual End-of-Year Career Fair is for students and alumni seeking internship, full-time, part-time, summer or fall positions (including on-campus employment opportunities).

Current students and alumni will use their Huskies Get Hired accounts to access the virtual fair. Students from other universities, community colleges and community members are also welcome to attend and should email us at careerservices@niu.edu to request access to Huskies Get Hired for the career fair.

List of Employers Attending:  Log in to your Huskies Get Hired (Symplicity) account at Career Services or Symplicity. For non-NIU candidates, please email NIU Career Services at careerservices@niu.edu and request access to Huskies Get Hired for the career fair.


  • Preferred Browsers:  Chrome and Edge
  • Log into your Huskies Get Hired (Symplicity) account at https://niu-csm.symplicity.com and select Student/Alumni
  • Trouble logging in:  Click Forgot Password
  • Trouble connecting to Symplicity:  Copy and paste the URL, https://niu-csm.symplicity.com, into your browser.
  • Navigate to: Events > Career Fairs > Name of Fair you are Attending > Attend
  • Upload your resume if you have not already done so. This is the only way to pass a resume to an employer during the fair.
  • Set your Status to Online.
  • Go to the Employer tab and search and filter to find employers of interest.
  • To join a 1-on-1 chat click on Join Queue. The employer you are waiting for will show up under Upcoming Chats along with estimated wait times.
  • When it’s your turn to video chat with an employer, you will see an alert pop up on the screen. Click on the alert to see instructions on how to video chat with the employer. Please note: You must follow the instructions on the second screen (after the pop up) to click through to the actual video chat – the pop-up alert will not connect you directly.
  • When joining a chat, instead of downloading Teams, Zoom, GoToMeeting, etc., select the option to join the meeting online and it will be faster to join.


Employer Fair Registration Links

Log in to Huskies Get Hired to sign up and register for fairs.

For help, contact NIU Career Services:

Tuesday, May 4 at 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Virtual Event
Event Type

Fairs and Expos



Target Audience

Students, Faculty and Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students



Career Services
Contact Name

Career Services

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