Annual HRTM and ACES Career Fair

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Join us for our Annual HRTM and ACES Hospitality Career Fair!  We have expanded this event to include all of the College of ACES, the College of Business, other related areas of study at NMSU, and Hospitality and Culinary programs from EPCC and DACC, and NMSU alumni.  Learn about all of the incredible opportunities being offered for part-time jobs, full-time employment, internships, and seasonal employment in our area and around the United States. 

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, February 21st
Recruiter Reception/Student Networking  
From 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine
Gerald Thomas Hall, Room #140
940 College Drive, Las Cruces, NM

Thursday, February 22nd
Career Fair
From 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Las Cruces Convention Center
680 E University Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88001
Same Day Interviews
*Candidates must sign up in advance at the Career Fair.
From 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Las Cruces Convention Center

Friday, February 23rd

Additional Interviews may be scheduled based on demand and recruiter availability.  These will take place in Gerald Thomas Hall at the NMSU campus.

Registered companies will be announced and updated beginning in December and leading up to the event.

We want you to be prepared for this Career Fair!  If you would like to learn more about the resources available to you for professional dress, resume and interview preparedness, mock interviewing, professional headshots, and networking skills, please visit us at our Marriott Hospitality Futures Center, Gerald Thomas Hall, room #119, or contact me at the e-mail or phone number listed below.

For Recruiters

The HRTM Career Fair is an annual event that brings the industry to our students. Our Career Fair is offered each Spring.  The date for 2024 will be Thursday, February 22nd. However, many industry partners recruit year-round.  For more information on opportunities to reach our students, such as guest speaking in classes, e-mail communication about current or upcoming positions to both students and alumni, or registering with our campus partner, Handshake, please contact Andrea Arrigucci at  Registration costs start at $225.  For full pricing information, you can download our registration form here:  2024 Career Fair Registration Form

Companies currently registered for the Spring 2024 Career Fair

Alto Lakes Golf and Country Club
Angel Fire Resort
ASM Global - Albuquerque Convention Center
ASM Global - Destination El Paso
ASM Global - Las Cruces Convention Center
BCLynd Hospitality
(TownePlace Suites & Fairfield Inn by Marriott)
The Big Texan Steakhouse and Ranch
The Club at Las Campanas
Elmont Resort
Heritage Companies
Hotel Paso Del Norte
La Fonda on the Plaza
Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants
The Lodge at Cloudcroft
Lyssy & Eckel Feeds
Manna Development DBA - Panera Bread
Marriott International
New Mexico Cooperative Extension Service
Raising Cane's
St. James Tearoom
Sun Capital Hotels
Taos Ski Valley
Total Management Systems
White Lodging

Companies that attended the Spring 2023 Career Fair

Los Poblanos

Las Campanas

Enchantment Resort and Mii Amo Spa

Lettuce Entertain You

Total Management Systems

ASM Global- Las Cruces Convention Center

Turner Enterprises

Heritage Companies

NMSU Cooperative Extension Service

Angel Fire Resort

La Fonda on the Plaza

Sun Travel

Marriott International

Enterprise Holdings

Auberge Resort Collections

Jason's Deli

Hotel El Capitan

Lodge at Cloudcroft

Farm Credit

BC Lynd Hospitality

Natural Resources Conservation Services

NMSU & Las Cruces Visitor Information

Click the links below for some helpful information while visiting the NMSU campus and Las Cruces, New Mexico.

For more information, please contact:

Andrea Arrigucci
School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management
New Mexico State University
PO Box 30003, MSC 3HRTM
Las Cruces, NM 88003
Phone: 575-646-5566
Fax: 575-646-8100