Government and Nonprofit Career Fair

Are you interested in learning about careers in the government and nonprofit sectors?  Do you want to connect with employers who are seeking candidates that are passionate about making a difference in their communities?

Attend the 2019 Government & Nonprofit Career Fair! This fair provides a great opportunity for students to connect with local, regional and national non-profit organizations as well as local, state and federal government agencies for internship, job and volunteer opportunities.

Friday, November 1st 
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
University of Minnesota, Coffman Memorial Union (Transportation Provided)

Local, regional, and national nonprofits; local, state and federal government agencies attending the 2019 Government & Nonprofit Career Fair

New organizations and agencies are added frequently, please check back often for the most updated list of participants. Fair attendance is FREE and open to all current students.

During the fair, students are encouraged to also take advantage of the following workshops and presentations:

REGISTRATION FOR THIS FAIR IS REQUIRED – Deadline: Monday, October 21st. Register through Handshake now!

Students are encouraged to attend one of the following prep sessions in order to learn more about the fair and effective strategies for connecting with employers.


**Transportation is available. To request transportation, a $5 reservation fee is required by October 21st and refunded the day of the fair to attendees at transportation check-in. Students will receive further information about transportation upon registration for the event. Stop into the Piper Center to reserve transportation.


Students are encouraged to meet with Thando Kunene to learn more about the fair. Meetings are available during drop-in hours (3-5pm on Mondays and Thursdays) and by appointment through Handshake. For any additional questions, please email Thando Kunene at