Recruiter Information & Registration
The Eleventh Annual North Carolina Alliance to Create Opportunity through Education (NC OPT-ED) Alliance Day conference will be held on October 16, 2012 at the North Carolina State University Jane S. McKimmon Conference and Training Center. The conference will consist of outstanding workshops, reputable speakers, hands-on STEM focus activities and oral and poster presentations.   The 2012 Alliance Day theme is “Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences: Empowering the Next Generation of Leaders.”.   The 2011 NC OPT-ED Alliance Day conference held last fall in Raleigh, NC was attended by over 700 participants, representing 17 colleges and universities, 69 middle and high schools throughout the state.  With such high expectations, we strongly encourage and solicit your participation as a recruiter and/or exhibitor. This is a great opportunity for undergraduate and graduate student recruiters to meet and greet some of North Carolina's finest students. Early submission of recruiter information is requested.

Fee: Recruiter Registration Fee - $350.00 (check or credit card) 
Deadline: Recruiter registration deadline is September 21, 2012.
Registration: Link will take you to a general information registration page, upon completion of this form, you will be asked to click a link that will take you to a webpage managed by North Carolina State University. You will be asked to complete the Non-Student Credit Card Payments form and then you will be able to submit payment via credit card.

Note: All the required boxes must be completed. Please include the following information in the boxes:
Company Name (required): List your University Name here

Payment Purpose (required): type in OPTED
NCSU Contact Name: Chris Buchanan
NCSU Department: The Graduate School
Project Number: leave blank
Account Information: leave blank
Payment Amount (required): $350.00
Payment Method: Credit Card

For those who would like to pay by check, please make your check payable to North Carolina State University and mail to the following address:

The Graduate School
North Carolina State University
Attn: Chris Buchanan (OPTED)
Room 124, Research Building III
Campus Box 7102
1005 Capability Drive
Raleigh, NC 27695

Only upon completion of the online registration and payment receipt is your spot confirmed.

We will allow for recruiters to set-up between 7:00am-10:00am. There will be two allotted times for students to speak with recruiters. The morning session will be from 11:00am-12:30pm. We will break for the luncheon and keynote speaker, which all recruiters are invited to attend. Then the afternoon session will be from 2:00pm-4:00pm.
A 6 ft. table will be provided in a designated area for recruiters, along with 2 chairs. Again, we will provide lunch to all recruiters at the luncheon.

Points of contact: Payment processing is Chris Buchanan at North Carolina State University. She can be reached at or at (919) 515-4472.

General NC OPT-ED and Alliance Day information is Larry Campbell. He can be reached at or at (919)843-6903.