Student Success Day 2014
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Student Success Day 2014

Thursday, March 27th
Check-in starts @ 8:30am

There are no classes on Student Success Day before 3:00 pm, to provide students the opportunity to participate in the events of the day. The day consists of a job fair, a network fair, a transfer fair, skill shares, mock interviews and a résumé review room.

Register for Student Success Day

Students who register before Wednesday March 26, 2014 AND attend Student Success Day will be entered to win one of three iPads and will receive a $5.00 voucher to the City View Café

Register now for Student Success Day >>

Registration is accepted on the day of the event, and students registering on March 27, 2014, will receive a $3.00 voucher to the City View Café.

Event Time Location
Student Check-in and
Same Day Registration
8:30am - 10:00am West Entrance (by daycare)
Résumé Review Room 9:00am - 2:00pm Rm. 3165, Writing Center
Mock Interviews 9:00am - 2:00pm Fourth Floor Lounge
Set Up Your CAPS Account 9:00am - 2:00pm City View Café
Job Fair 10:00am - 1:00pm City View Café
Networking Fair 10:00am - 1:00pm City View Café
​Transfer Fair ​10:00am - 1:00pm ​Hallway near Transfer Center
​Skill Shares ​10:00am - 10:50am ​Various Classrooms
​Skill Shares 11:00am - 11:50pm​ ​Various Classrooms
​Skill Shares ​12:00am - 12:50pm ​​Various Classrooms

Skill Shares

Similar to a workshop, these interactive sessions will provide students with practical knowledge and skills.

View Skill Shares descriptions​

Job Fair

Learn about local employment opportunities and network with employers from the following companies and organizations:

  • ACR Homes
  • Advantage Management Corp
  • Aerotek Commercial
  • Amesbury
  • Associated Bank
  • Brookdale Senior Living
  • Chipotle
  • Construction Hiring Connection
  • Department of Corrections
  • Ecumen Seasons of Maplewood
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • Fastenal
  • FedEx Ground
  • G&K Services
  • Little Sprouts Child Care and Preschool
  • Menards – Maplewood and Oakdale
  • Minnesota Army National Guard
  • Minnesota Reading Corps and Math Corps
  • Neighborhood Involvement Program
  • Red Robin, Shoreview
  • RMS Company
  • Spectrum Staffing
  • Saint Paul Fire Department
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Whole Foods Market

Networking Fair

Meet representatives from these Young Professional Networks. You can find out membership information and how these networks can help your career!

  • Saint Paul Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals
  • Young Professional Minneapolis
  • Minnesota Young Jaycees
  • Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals
  • Women in Trades
  • Young Nonprofit Professionals Network

Transfer Fair

Four year colleges and universities will be visiting the campus from 10:00am - 1:00pm in the Hallway near Transfer Center.

  • Bemidji State University
  • Metropolitan State University
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Minnesota State University, Moorhead
  • St. Cloud State University
  • Winona State University
  • University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
  • University of Minnesota- Crookston
  • University of Minnesota- Duluth
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of Wisconsin- River Falls
  • University of Wisconsin- Stout
  • Augsburg College
  • Bethel University
  • Concordia University
  • College of St. Scholastica
  • Hamline University
  • University of St. Thomas
  • St. Catherine University
  • Saint Mary’s University
  • University of Northwestern

Résumé Room & Mock Interviews

The resume review room is designed to assist students in creating a resume and/or updating one based on educational and career changes. Faculty and staff will be on hand to assist you and answer your questions.

Across the hall from the resume room, students can sign up and complete a mock interview. Professionals will be on hand to ask interview questions, critique your answers and give you tips on how to nail the real interview!

More Information

Would you like more information regarding Student Success Day? All questions or comments regarding Student Success Day can be directed to Career & Placement Services, room 1250. Call 651.846.1384 or email the Career Center with questions or if you’d like to get involved!​​4