Our Mission

The College of Textiles Office of Student & Career Services strives to strengthen and empower the textile industry with qualified individuals by providing a lifetime of service through high school recruitment, personal and career development, scholarship support, student activities, and alumni relations.

Undergraduate & Graduate Recruiting Opportunities

Spring 2017 Textile Job Forum and Career Fair – Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Spring 2017 Textile Job Forum and Career Fair gives you the opportunity to hear about updates in our academic programs, career services process, 2016 career services statistics, and tour the college.

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

10:00am – Information Session

11:30am – Industry Lunch

12:00pm – College Tour (optional)

1:00pm – 4:00pm – Job Forum and Career Fair

Companies will be charged a $200 fee to attend the Spring 2017 Textile Job Forum and Career Fair and will be provided with an 8’x3′ space, company sign, one six-foot table and two chairs.  If your display requires a laptop and/or electricity, please bring your own equipment and extension cords.

Blocks of rooms have been reserved at the DoubleTree by Hilton-Brownstone – University and the Holiday Inn Express for February 8-9th.  Additional information on hotel accommodations, including special rates, will be emailed to the primary contact for companies that register.

Deadline to Register: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Online Registration

Looking to Hire?

If your company is looking to hire we offer your company to post a job description or an interest sign-up sheet for our students seeking an internship or full-time employment to access.  We can also arrange for your company to set-up an on-campus interview, telephone interview, or a virtual interview.  If your company is interested in posting a job or setting up an interview please review our How to Get Your Job Opportunities to Textile Students form.

If your company is interested in any of the following please contact Kent Hester via email or (919) 515-6530, company information session, sponsor a student or alumni event, serve as a guest speaker in a class, or on a career panel.