Design Expo 2017

Design Expo

This is a full-day event where 75+ employers will view your online portfolio and then invite you to meet with them for one-on-one interviews throughout the day. There will also be an Open Networking hour where you can visit the companies of your choice!

Important Deadlines

March 8

Register for Design Expo - Deadline March 8

Step 1: Submit the Registration Form on HirePhilaU under the "Events" tab (use your WebAdvisor login to access)

Step 2: Submit Your Resume for Design Expo (click your major below) - OPTIONAL but strongly encouraged. Employers will be receiving a Resume Packet by major. Upload your resume ASAP! If you do not have an approved resume, you must upload your resume first under the "Documents" tab and wait 24-48 hours for approval. The deadline to submit your resume via the links provided below is March 8.

Use your WebAdvisor login to access HirePhilaU


Deadline to Update Your Portfolio 

Deadline to Withdraw from the Event*

*All students registered for Expo by this date are considered fully committed and must attend every interview an employer has booked with them.

March 12

Deadline to Request That Employers View Your Portfolio

Click here to Request That Employers View Your Portfolio! This is a way for you to express interest in that employer. It does not guarantee that you will be selected for an interview.


March 23

Design Expo

11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Gallagher Athletic Center

  • 11:00 am: Check-in Begins
  • 11:40 am - 1:00 pm: Interviews (First Round)
  • 1:00 - 2:15 pm – Open Networking
  • 2:40 - 5:00 pm - Interviews (Second Round)


Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuesdays / Thursdays:
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.