student interviewing in Career Center

More than 1,800 interviews happened on campus during the 2016-17 academic year

Your time is valuable, whether you need an employee (or 10) or you are looking for your next great opportunity.

Interviewing Ball State University candidates on our campus can be a great way to see the candidates you are looking for all in one place. As a job seeker, interviewing with employers on campus saves you time, and it happens at a place where you feel comfortable.

Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity.

Employers

When

  • We host interviews from September through November and January through April each year.
  • We also host interviews the day after career fairs including Fall and Spring Cardinal Job Fairs and Sales Career Fair.
  • Interviews to hire teaching candidates take place during Teacher Job Fair each year.

Where

Our interview suite in Lucina Hall is conveniently located next to parking and dining options. This is where the majority of on-campus interviews take place.

How

Interested in interviewing on campus? Please log in to Cardinal Career Link and select “OCR.” Complete the request form under “Schedules” and one of our staff will get to work arranging your visit. You can also contact the employer relations assistant for help along the way.

Schedule an Interview

When

  • We host interviews from September through November and January through April each year.
  • We also host interviews the day after career fairs including Fall and Spring Cardinal Job Fairs and Sales Career Fair; attend these events to sign up for opportunities.
  • Interviews to hire teaching candidates happen during Teacher Job Fair each year; plan to attend to sign up for interviews.

Where

Our interview suite in Lucina Hall is your destination to success.

How

As you view jobs listed in Cardinal Career Link, you can search for jobs and apply. If your selected employer is conducting on-campus interviews, you’ll see an option to submit your resume for consideration

Schedule an Interview

Virtual Interview Space

Not All Interviews Happen In Person

More and more, employers set up virtual interviews over Skype or a similar platform. It saves them travel time, costs, and gives a better impression than phone interviews. Are you ready to handle a request to interview virtually? Where would you go to not be interrupted, not have to set up in a public space like a coffee shop, or to keep from cleaning your room?

Let us take some of the pressure off and host your virtual interview today.

We can set up a room for you that is quiet, Wi-Fi enabled, and you can use your own device or we can provide one for you.

Reserve a Space


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