• People talking at the Durham School Career Fair

    The Durham School Career Fair

  • People talking at the Durham School Career Fair

    The Durham School Career Fair

  • People talking at the Durham School Career Fair

    The Durham School Career Fair

  • People talking at the Durham School Career Fair

    The Durham School Career Fair


Annual Career Fair

Each year in October, the Durham School hosts a specialized Career Fair on Scott Campus, providing an ideal environment for industry members to network with hundreds of students interested in internships and careers related to Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, and Civil Engineering.



Schedule Details (October 2023)

Location

All events will be held at the Scott Conference Center on the University of Nebraska at Omaha campus:

6450 Pine St.
Omaha, NE 68106


Schedule

Main Career Fair Event
Tuesday, October 3, 2022 | 10:00AM - 3:00PM

There will be tables for 100 employers in the Engineering and Construction industries

Internship Presentations
Monday, October 2, 2023 | 4:30PM - 6:30PM

Welcome Reception
Monday, October 2, 2023 | 6:30PM - 8:00PM

A reception for industry, students, faculty, and staff to kick off the Durham School Career Fair and welcome all participants following the internship presentations.

The Durham School Career Fair
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 | 10:00AM - 3:00PM

Meet and recruit Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, and Civil Engineering students. Our students are eager to meet employers and explore internship & full-time opportunities. All students are welcome to attend, however the fair is specifically for those in the building industry.

Next-Day Interviews
Wednesday, October 4, 2023 | 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Host next-day interviews with potential candidates that you meet at the career fair! Priority will be given to non-local employers. Local employers are encouraged to host interviews off-site after October 4. Local employers who are interested in participating in next-day interviews can email Sarah Kavan at sarahkavan@unl.edu to request to join the waitlist. 



Employer Information

Registration Cost

Registration is $525 and includes:

  • Entry for one 5x2 skirted career fair booth, bringing no more than 4 representatives
  • Lunch at Scott Café (dining hall) for representatives
  • Access to student resume books prior to the fair
  • Ability to participate in the internship presentations, welcome reception, career fair, and (for non-local employers) next-day interviews

Nearby Hotels
The Courtyard Marriott Hotel in Aksarben Village
402.951.4300
Reserve by phone at "The UNO Rate" for a discounted rate.

Hampton Inn Omaha Midtown-Aksarben Area
402.933.5510
Reserve by phone at "The UNO Rate" for a discounted rate.

Booth Information
  • Ship booth materials to arrive no earlier than the Monday before the fair. We can arrange return shipping by UPS, USPS, and FedEx. Please provide a return shipping label.
  • Shipping address:
    • Scott Conference Center
      ATTN: Carol Potter
      Durham Fair—October 3
      6450 Pine Street
      Omaha, NE 68106
Resume books
  • Information will be emailed to the employer registrant two weeks before the fair
Day-of Information
  • Employer check-in starts at 9:00 a.m.
  • Park in Lot 9 across Pine Street from the Scott Conference Center



Health & Safety
All current local and campus health guidance are followed and enforced at this event. Please review UNO campus guidance effective February 21, 2022: UNO Covid Response. Employers attending are expected to adhere to any current university policies and restrictions.