Job and Internship Fairs

The fairs below are arranged in chronological order:

Upcoming Fairs

University of Minnesota Environmental Internship and Career Fair

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 (off-campus)
Students can learn about full-time jobs and internships in the environmental and natural resources fields. Transportation likely to be provided, depending on interest.

Camp Fair

Friday, February 16, 2018 (on-campus)
Recruiters from Lutheran Camps and other organizations come to campus to meet and interview students.

Service Expo

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 (on-campus)
Students learn about a variety of service-oriented gap year opportunities by connecting with representatives from over 20 organizations. Participants organizations typically include Peace Corps, Lutheran Volunteer Corps, and a wide variety of AmeriCorps programs such as College Possible, Minnesota Green Corps, College Health Corps, and many more.

Minnesota’s Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 (off-campus transportation provided)
For the 39th year, Minnesota’s Private Colleges will host the annual Job and Internship Fair on Tuesday, February 27, which stands out as one of the premier college/employer partnerships in the country. Meet over 280 employers who are interested in recruiting Minnesota students and soon-to-be graduates for internships and jobs.

Health Professional School Expo

Thursday, April 5, 2018 @ 10:00am – 2:00pm (off-campus: Coffman Great Hall at the University of Minnesota)

This fair is intended to bring national health professional degree programs to campus for students to connect with. This event showcases:

  • UMN health professional degree programs from our Academic Health Center
  • Regional and national health professional degree programs in the areas of medicine, pharmacy, nursing, public health, vet med, and more.

The primary audience in attendance at this event is UMN undergraduate students, however we welcome undergraduates from metro area colleges and universities.

Medical Devices Industry Career Fair

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 (off-campus)
The Design of Medical Devices Conference, in cooperation with, will be hosting a unique opportunity, for those seeking employment or internships, to network with medical device industry professionals and companies. The Medical Devices Industry Career Fair is open to the public.

Minnesota Education Job Fair (for licensed teachers)

Friday, April 23, 2018 (off-campus)
Teachers and teacher candidates connect with a large number of K-12 schools and districts.

Past Fairs

Health Careers Fair

Thursday, October 5, 2017 @ 11:00am – 2:00pm (off-campus: Coffman Great Hall at the University of Minnesota)
The Health Careers ​F​air ​(HCF) at the University of Minnesota ​is open to all pre-health students, who might be at various points in their journey.​ The HCF is for freshman who are still exploring a variety of health career options, sophomores who are starting to narrow their interests and are looking to develop their student portfolio through meaningful experiences, and upperclassmen who are preparing to apply to a health degree program and want to network with admissions representatives. The primary audience is UMN undergraduate students, but is open to the public and has had high school students or other university students from the metro area attend. Attendance is free and no advance registration is required.

People of Color Career Fair

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (Minneapolis Convention Center)
If you require transportation, please contact Kristi Kehrwald ( in the Piper Center at  as soon as possible.

Government and Non-Profit Career Fair

Friday, October 20, 2017 (off-campus transportation provided)
Meet local, regional and national non-profit organizations as well as local, state and federal government agencies. Students and alumni from 31 Minnesota 4-year colleges, universities, and regional schools will also be in attendance.