• 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


October 3-5, 2022

Welcome to the Durham School Career Fair! This annual Career Fair provides an ideal environment for industry members to network with more than 400 students interested in internships and careers related to Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, and Civil Engineering.

Schedule Details

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

Internship Presentations
Monday, October 3, 2022 | 4:30PM- 6:30PM

As a way to showcase employers and students, the Durham School hosts internship presentations. Students who take the Construction and Architectural Engineering summer internship courses will present on their internship experiences for fellow students and industry attendees. A presenter booklet will be provided at the event.

Welcome Reception
Monday, October 3, 2022 | 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 reception will include hors d'oeuvres, networking, and remarks from Dr. Lily Wang, Director of the Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction.

The Durham School Career Fair
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 | 11:00AM - 4:00PM 

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 5, 2022 | 11:00AM - 4:00PM

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 5. 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 $500 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 4
      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 9:00AM
  • Parking- Park in Lot 9 across Pine Street from the Scott Conference Center




Health & Safety Notice

All current local and campus health guidance will be followed and enforced at this event. Please review UNO campus guidance effective February 21, 2022, available here: https://www.unomaha.edu/maverick-covid-response/return-to-campus/campus-guidance.php#covid Within the ongoing context of the pandemic, these policies may change at any time. Employers registered for this event are expected to adhere to any current University policies and restrictions. The person who registers your organization for this event is responsible for passing along this information to the representatives who will be in attendance.