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Host an Information Session 

Information sessions are a great way to promote your company’s opportunities and interact with potential candidates before your interviews.  These sessions allow students to get to know your organization beyond the job description.  You may also create a specialized session unique to your organization (e.g., alumni panel, interview preparation, simulation, competition, industry-specific panel or presentation).   

To request an Information Session, log in to RICElink and follow the Quick Link on the right side of your home page titled "Request Information Session."
  

Selecting a Date

Spring 2014: January 27 - April 18, 2014* (Monday - Thursday). Registration will open in RICElink November 1.

Unless otherwise noted, sessions are typically held in Huff House Room 107 (accommodates 60), Mondays through Thursdays at either 4:00 - 5:30 pm or 6:00 - 7:30 pm.

All rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis.

* No Recruiting Other Important Spring Dates
1/20 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day     1/13 - 1st day of classes
2/6 - Texas Job Fair 1/27 - Recruiting opens    
2/7 - Spring Career & Internship Expo 4/18 - Final day for recruiting
3/1 - 3/9 - Spring Break 4/25 - last day of classes
3/13 - Recruiter Chili Cook-Off      5/17 - Commencement    
4/3 - 4/4 - Midterm Recess  
   


Information Session Fee
 

Information Sessions are $275.  If you are a Non-Profit or Government Agency, please contact us regarding a reduced fee.   
Your registration fee includes a CCD representative on-site to help you with set-up, inclusion on the CCD calendar (and in other marketing efforts), use of projector, screen, DVD player, and audio. LAPTOP IS NOT PROVIDED.

Catering

Catering is optional and the responsibility of the employer.  **Please note that if your Information Session is held outside of Huff House, food and drinks are not allowed in classrooms.**

There are several options for catering when recruiting on campus.

To view Rice's on-campus catering options, please visit the following links:

To view nearby off-campus catering options, please visit the following links:

Shipping Materials

All materials shipped to this address will be brought to your session location: 

Center for Career Development 
Attn: [Your Org. Name] Info Session 
6100 Main Street MS 521 
Houston, TX 77005

Advertising Your Session

Your session is posted to students online. We also include it in the CCD Headlines, our weekly newsletter. We encourage you to send us a flyer (please email to ccd@rice.edu). We also encourage you to consider advertising in the student newspaper, The Rice Thresher. This weekly publication is widely read and can be very effective.  

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QUESTIONS? 

Please get in touch with us if you have any questions on information sessions at the CCD.