For Employers: Start Up Fair

2018 Start-Up Fair

Friday, February 16th 2018, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Houston Hall, University of Pennsylvania
3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104


The 2018 Start-Up Fair provides you with the opportunity to recruit highly qualified University of Pennsylvania students for permanent and/or summer employment and to inform the student community about your organization. First-year undergraduates through Ph.D.s and postdocs participate in this fair. More than 800 students connected with employers at last year's Start-Up Fair.

2018 Start-Up Fair Registration Fee of $150 ($75 for non-profit organizations) includes:

  • One six-foot table
  • Lunch for up to two representatives

A confirmation email with an attached invoice will be sent to you upon receipt of your completed and approved registration form.

Check back later to register!

Pay by Credit Card - You may pay your invoice online by credit card.  After you register online and once your registration has been approved, you will receive an invoice with a URL to make a payment by credit card.

Pay By Check - If you would like to pay by check, our mailing address is located here.

Directions and Parking: The 2018 Start-Up Fair will be held in Houston Hall, at 3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Follow the links for parking and directions to the campus of the University of Pennsylvania, and hotel and dining options.

If you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Franklin at or David Ross at or call 215-898-3012 or 215-898-7533.

Pay by Check

Please make checks payable to "The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania"

The University of Pennsylvania's Tax ID Number is: 23-1352685.

Mail check to:

University of Pennsylvania
Career Services
ATTN:Start-Up Fair
McNeil Building, Suite 20
3718 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6209

Please note: Payment by check MUST be received by February 14, 2018. 

Cancellations after Feburary 1, 2018 require payment in full and are non-refundable.