Campus Life

Day for Dalton

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Day for Dalton is held each semester as a way for students to learn about local businesses and non-profit organizations in the community. This event typically draws 45+ local businesses and non-profit organizations. 

Students

Currently enrolled students may attend for free with a valid student id. All student who attend the event and check-in with their valid id will be entered into a drawing to receive a prize basket filled with local swag. Local businesses and organizations you can expect to see at the upcoming event include:

Non-Profit Organizations:

Businesses: 

 

 

*Businesses who provide discounts to Dalton State students, faculty, or staff with a valid DSC ID.  

Vendor Information

Day for Dalton is not a time to sell items, but a chance to announce volunteer opportunities and bring brochures, samples, giveaways, and coupons to entice students to visit your business or organization once they leave campus. We will provide each business/organization with a five-foot table, two chairs, and your business/organization name listed on the Day for Dalton event website. Additionally, you are welcome to bring additional items to draw attention to your booth. This event draws approximately 300 attendees including students and employees each semester.   

Vendors will be able to set up their tables starting at 8:30 am and will need to have displays broken down no later than 1:00 pm.

The upcoming event is scheduled for Wednesday, August 11th from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm.

Registration Fees:

$40 For Profit
Any local or corporate vendor.

$20 Non Profit – Proof of 501(c)3 status Required at Registration
Non-Profit organizations must be able to provide 501(C)3 status.

Vendors must register no later than one week before the event dateOnce registration is received, an invoice with payment information will be sent to each vendor. If you have any questions or prefer to register over the phone, please contact the Dean of Students Office at 706.272.4428 or email hwilliams@daltonstate.edu

Prior to Day for Dalton, Student Life will send important event details including a campus map, parking pass, and event updates to the email address provided on the registration form. 

Vendor Registration Form

Promoting Jobs at Day for Dalton? 

If your business/organization plans to promote open positions at the upcoming Day for Dalton event, you can get a head start by posting your open positions on the DSC Online Job Board. Just follow these six easy steps:

1. Go to https://app.purplebriefcase.com/pb/account/login/
2. Click "New Employer"
3. After you've created your account, navigate to the "My Schools" page
4. On that page, scroll down to the "Request a School Connection (With a Code)”
5. The Dalton State code is: DSC173
6. Once approved, you may post jobs at your convenience.

Questions? Email career@daltonstate.edu.