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Interviews

Thursday, January 25, 2018
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
The Nittany Lion Inn and the Bank of America Career Services Building

Times and Locations

If you are selected for an interview, the recruiter from the relevant company or organization will inform you of its time and location. Employers will also have appointment cards available so that they can write down your interview information for you.

All interviews will take place between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at various locations in The Nittany Lion Inn and the Bank of America Career Services Building. Make sure you double-check the location of your interview.

Attire for an interview is always business professional.

What to Take

  • Additional copies of your résumé
  • Penn State student ID card
  • Notepad and pen (to take notes during the interview)

Parking

Students at the University Park campus are strongly encouraged to either walk or use public transportation to get to their interview locations.

Students from other Penn State campuses who are interviewing at either The Nittany Lion Inn or the Bank of America Career Services Building should park in either the Fraser Street Parking Garage (100 block of South Fraser Street) or the Beaver Avenue Parking Garage (200 block of West Beaver Avenue). Parking fees are generally $0.75/hour.

The Blue and White Loop buses on campus provide transportation from the downtown area. On the Blue Loop, exit at the EB Pattee stop for the Nittany Lion Inn or the McCoy Natatorium stop for the Bank of America Career Services Building; on the White Loop, exit at either the Rec Hall or WB Pattee stops for the Nittany Lion Inn or the Curtin Hall exit for the Bank of America Career Services Building. See the Centre Area Transportation Authority website for more information about routes and schedules.

Regardless of your interview location, be sure to leave plenty of time to arrive on-site at least ten minutes early, especially if you are using public transportation.

Check-In

If you are interviewing at The Nittany Lion Inn, you will check in in the Atrium.

If you are interviewing at the Bank of America Career Services Center, you will check in in the reception area of the Interview Center (second floor).

Plan to arrive at least ten minutes prior to your scheduled interview time. Provide the check-in volunteer with your name and the name of the employer with which you will be interviewing. The volunteer will let you know the room number/location of your interview and will indicate where you should wait for the recruiter to call your name.

 

Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations

College of Engineering

117 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-863-1032