The Golden Circle College and Career Fair is the largest college fair in the state of Iowa, bringing the greatest variety of colleges and universities from across Iowa and the nation for your students to explore. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 fair will be held virtually on Sunday, September 20.
Who Should Attend?
Encourage any and all of your high school student to attend. With the addition of the Career Clusters, there is something for every high school age, from freshmen to senior. Even current college students will find benefits in discussing employer expectations at the Career Cluster booths.
- Colleges & Universities
Colleges and universities from around the country attend Golden Circle each fall, bringing the greatest diversity and selection to Iowa students in one location.
- Career Clusters - Business & Industry Representatives
Each of the 16 career clusters will be represented by Iowa businesses, enabling students grades 9-12, to discuss prospective career pathways with the leaders in those fields.
- Student Services Organizations
Golden Circle has a section of exhibitors that specialize in college planning, college financial aid planning and career planning.
Promote This Event
Each Iowa high school will receive a promotional packet through either AEA or US mail containing posters for the event. Share event information on your school's bulletin board, social media outlets, and email lists.
- Email Announcement to Families (WORD)
- Newsletter Announcement (WORD)
- School Announcement (WORD)
- Web Announcement (WORD)
- Promotional Flyer (PDF)