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Nurse Recruitment Day

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Location: Health and Behavioral Studies (HBS) Building Room 5040

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Contact us at or 540-568-6555.

*Please bring information about internships/externships and nurse residency programs.

Event Schedule:


  • 10am-11am: Check-in at the Health and Behavioral Studies Conference Room (5040)
    • Park as instructed below in the Grace Street Parking Deck
    • Arrive, check in, and set up your table in HBS 5040
  • 11am-3pm: Nurse Recruitment Day  
    • Students have not been pre-registered for this event and will be using this time to network and, if applicable, schedule interviews with you.


  • Conduct interviews in the Interview Center with Nursing candidates you meet at the Fair.
  • The Interview Center is located on the 3rd floor of the Student Success Center (the building adjacent to Health and Behavioral Studies) within the Career & Academic Planning suite
  • If you are interested in scheduling interviews with candidates, please visit our On-Campus Recruiting page to learn more.



  • Registration Opens: August 1, 2017
  • Registration Closes: October 13, 2017 or when all spaces have been reserved
  • Cancellation Deadline for 100% refund: September 1, 2017
  • Cancellation Deadline for 50% refund: October 1, 2017
  • No refund will be issued for cancellations received after October 1
  • If the event is canceled by James Madison University due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances, a full refund will be issued.
  • Please submit payment within 30 days of completing the registration process. Payment can be made via credit card.


  • All registration fees include table, event publicity, and 2 representatives. Each organization is limited to 1 table only and a maximum of 4 representatives.
  • $250: Basic Registration
  • $25: Additional Attendees up to 2

Registration Instructions

  • The instructions below assume that you already have a NACELink/Symplicity account.
    • If you DO NOT have a NACELink/Symplicity account, you must first register your organization's information on Recruit-A-Duke. Within 24 hours of registering, you will receive a username and password to complete the registration instructions below.
    • If you DO have a NACELink/Symplicity account, continue reading below. It may be helpful to print these instructions for your reference.
    • Note: If you do not remember your password, click on the Forgot Password button located on the Recruit-A-Duke login screen.
  • Go to the Recruit-A-Duke login page for Employers.
  • Log in with your username and password.
  • Click on the tab labeled "Career Fair & Information Sessions".
  • Click on the "Register" button next to the event that you wish to register for.
  • Proceed to filling in all of the required fields.
  • You will receive a confirmation from our office upon approval of your registration.

Travel & Parking

Please print and bring this information with you. If a hotel stay will be part of your visit, view our list of local accommodations.

Parking Instructions: 
Parking is provided in the Grace Street Parking Deck, 258 East Grace St., levels 2-7. 

Note: We encourage all visitors to carpool while visiting James Madison University.

Directions to the Grace Street Parking Deck:
Take exit 245 off I-81. If you're traveling south on I-81, turn right at the stoplight off the exit (Port Republic Road). If you're traveling north on I-81, turn left at the stoplight off the exit (Port Republic Road). Proceed on Port Republic Road, past the entrance to James Madison University, to South Main Street. At the stoplight, turn right onto South Main Street. Continue on South Main Street until you get to the intersection of East Grace Street. Take a right at the stoplight onto East Grace Street. Continue straight on East Grace Street through the stop light. Continue to the stop sign. Take a left at the stop sign and then an immediate right into the deck and park in levels 2-7.

Inclement Weather

If the university is closed or the opening of the university is delayed until 11am or later, the Fair will be rescheduled. If the university opens by 10am, the Fair will run as scheduled. In the event that the university closes during the day the event will be immediately canceled, and all employer fees will be refunded. For JMU cancellation information go to or call 540-433-5300.

Recruiting and Majors at JMU

To learn more about other recruiting options at JMU, visit our website for Employers.


Contact Cassidy Lawson at or 540-568-6555.

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