Events

Major Minor Expo

Offered annually (typically in February) | Sponsored by the Center for Academic Planning & Exploration

This event is for students exploring the University's 140+ majors and 130+ minors. At the expo, you can connect with advisors and faculty from academic departments to learn more about their programs.


Major Exploration Workshops

Offered once each semester | Sponsored by the Center for Academic Planning & Exploration

CAPE hosts a workshop that can help you get a jumpstart on your major exploration. The day includes taking career assessments, discussing majors by interest, eating food, and more!


Career Fairs & Events

Offered at various times throughout the year | Calendar updated by Career Services

Career fairs are one of the best ways for students to meet prospective employers and ultimately land a job. Career Services maintains a calendar of career fairs, workshops, webinars, and networking events. You can also log into GoldPASS to view upcoming career events and on-campus interviews.


UMN Job and Internship Fair

Offered annually (typically in February) | Sponsored by Career Services

Explore unique job and internship opportunities in a variety of industries by connecting with more than 350 employers. This annual event is open to all enrolled University of Minnesota students.


Learning Abroad Fair & Info Sessions

Offered annually (typically in September) | Additional information sessions offered throughout the year | Sponsored by the Learning Abroad Center

Explore international study, internship, and volunteer opportunities at the Learning Abroad Fair. Learn about financing and career development options and check out the many ways to distinguish yourself with an international experience.


Exam Jam

Offered during finals week of each semester | Sponsored by the Academic Success Centers

Exam Jam gives students a chance to connect with other students for free tutoring and review workshops in a relaxed atmosphere to prepare for final exams. Events typically happen in Walter Library, Appleby Hall, and nearby classrooms.


GradFest

Offered typically in March | Sponsored by the University of Minnesota Bookstores

GradFest is the U of M's official "one-stop" source for graduation information, services and products. Attend GradFest and take care of your graduation planning needs while exploring dozens of graduation-related exhibits.


Undergraduate Research Symposium

Offered annually (typically in April) | Sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is a research fair that gives all undergraduate researchers a chance to share their research, scholarly, and creative projects with the University community. Whether you have completed your project through a credit experience, employment, UROP, or another program, you can register for the Symposium and present your research.


U Libraries Workshops

Offered at various times throughout the year | Sponsored by the Libraries

The University Libraries holds workshops throughout the year on a variety of topics, such as an introduction to citation managers, support with research, or 3D design and printing.