Health Careers Fair

September 29, 2021
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Arts and Sciences Campus Events Students
Ponderosa Room

High School and College students will have the chance to learn about professions in healthcare during our Exploration Fair. Representatives from over 40 professional schools and organizations will be on hand to talk to students about their programs and career opportunities.

Student Registration
School Representatives Registration


Time Description
8:15 – 8:50 a.m. Registration, Fine Arts Recital Hall
9 – 9:30 a.m. Opening session with keynote speaker, Fine Arts Recital Hall
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. KHOP and UNK scholarships presentation, Fine Arts Recital Hall
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Break-out sessions and Health Career Fair, UNK Campus


Breakout Sessions

Students will be rotating through a variety of educational breakout sessions including the Health Careers Fair in the Ponderosa Room within the Student Union. Over 40 representatives from local and regional professional schools will be on hand at the Health Careers Fair. Professional organizations and local healthcare facilities will also be in attendance.


State vehicles, including school district vehicles, should use Lot #29 (15th Avenue and 22nd Street) or Lot #20. Participants bringing their personal vehicle will need to park off campus. Please view the campus parking map. Parking passes are not necessary. Please keep in mind UNK has a variety of construction projects underway on campus which will limit parking opportunities. 

Optional Tours

An optional UNK campus tour will be available at the end of the day. School representatives can request a tour on their registration form or contact Julie Calahan at 308-865-8144 or email These tours will start at 1:30 p.m. 

Meal Tickets

Lunch will not be provided; however, snacks will be available throughout the event. Discounted meal tickets are available for purchase. The cost is $7.60 per person. School representatives can request meal tickets on their registration form or contact Julie Calahan at 308-865-8144 or email


Julie Calahan