Environmental Internship & Career Fair

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm

Attend this career fair intended to help students explore career paths and connect with employers regarding full-time jobs and internships. Open to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni, from all University of Minnesota campuses and students from relevant community colleges (please see info in "For Students" below).

Fields Represented:

Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, Policy & Management, Fisheries & Wildlife, Forestry, Water, Land & Natural Resource Sciences

Everyone is welcome at the fair. 

  • If you're looking for an internship or job, bring a great resume, have your personal commercial ready, and dress professionally. 
  • If you're not yet ready for an internship or job, come walk through the fair to observe and listen to students and employers, so you're ready for next year. 

Maroon Sponsor:

Logo and trees

For Employers

Employer registration is open in GoldPASS (search for Event ID 3401). 

The Environmental Internship and Career Fair connects you with over 400 undergraduate and graduate students, as well as alumni, looking for internship, volunteer and professional job opportunities in the biological, environmental, horticultural/landscape and natural resources fields. This career fair event is a partnership between Career and Internship Services and the College of Biological Sciences.

Who Should Attend?
If you are a biological, environmental, natural resources organization or your company has an environmental sustainability initiative, do not miss out on this exclusive annual opportunity to meet students and alumni from all University of Minnesota campuses.

Early Bird Registration Fees: Early Bird Deadline-December 8, 2017

  • Private Industry: $250/table ($300 after December 8, 2017)
  • Government/Non Profit: $150/table ($200/table after December 8, 2017)
  • Start Up Company/University: $75/table


For Students

UMN Students: Pre-register in GoldPASS for the fair by Friday, February 2, and be entered for a chance to win a $25 giftcard to the UMN Bookstore! This fair is free and open to all UMN students. Walk-ins are also welcome. For a searchable/sortable database of employers see here, for an alphabetical list and map of the fair, see PDF iconhereand download the career fair app for access on your mobile device. 

Attend these prep events to help you have a great experience at the fair!

  • Resume Review Mania: 4-day drop in resume review event for CCAPS, CDES, & CFANS students only. 
    January 26 & 30 and February 1 & 5, 8:30-4:00pm.  No appointment necessary-just stop into 198 McNeal Hall. 
  • Environmental Internship & Career Fair Prep Session
    February 5, 4:00-5:00pm. 203 Green Hall. Pizza included-please RSVP to reserve your seat and slice.  

Additionally, check out our career fair preparation tips

For Volunteers

We value our volunteers. There are many opportunities to help with this fair.

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com