Career Events

Career Events

The John P. Fahey Career Center hosts several annual events, in addition to the many presentations and smaller events that take place throughout the year. The following is a full explanation of the annual events that help serve Creighton students and alumni throughout their career development.

Event logistics are subject to change as the COVID-19 situation evolves.

John P. Fahey Career Center Annual Events: 2020-2021

Event:  JCPenney Suit Up Event
Date:  Friday, September 18 - Sunday, September 20
Description:  Students are provided with a 30% off coupon to use for professional attire at JCPenney.com.

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Fall Career Fair - Virtual
Date:  Friday, October 2 -- Time:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- Registration Required -- Please register HERE!
Description:  Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet virtually with organizations that engage with Creighton to recruit for internships, full-time positions and volunteer opportunities.

Event: BIG EAST Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair
Date: Thursday, November 12 -- Time:  1:00 - 3:00 p.m. CST -- Registration Required -- Please register HERE!
Description:  Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet virtually with admissions reps, faculty, and current students about the application process, academic requirements, and benefits of an advanced degree.

Event:  Creighton Business Symposium - Virtual
Date:  November 2020 -- Podcast Format -- Recordings available on Website
Description:  The Creighton Business Symposium brings together the Creighton community and global business executives to discuss current issues in today's business environment.  All Creighton students are welcome. This year's event will be hosted on Entrepreneurs on Fire, a nationally recognized podcast that will allow us to stream our content to a wide audience.

Spring Semester

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Spring Career Fair - VIRTUAL
Date:  Friday, February 19 -- Time:  12:00 - 4:00 p.m. -- Registration Required -- Please register HERE!
Description: Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet face-to-face with over 90 organizations that come to Creighton to recruit for internships, full-time positions and volunteer opportunities.

Event:  Major/Minor Exploration Fair
Date:  Wednesday, March 17 -- Time:  11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. -- Location:  Skutt Student Center Ballroom
Description: Students have the opportunity to visit with faculty, staff and students from all majors on campus.  This event is required for all Arts & Sciences freshman RSP classes.

Event: BIG EAST Career Networking Event
Date: March 2021 - specific date TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York City
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Event:  Spring Professional Etiquette Dinners
Dates:  Three Dates TBD -- Time:  5:00 - 7:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
Description: A four-course meal is provided during a presentation addressing business etiquette, formal dining, and the art of conversation. Business freshmen are required to attend.

Event:  Cap and Gown Pick Up
Dates:  Thursday, May 13 and Friday May 14 -- Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center, Third Floor
Description: Creighton graduates pick up their cap and gown.  At this time, we ask them to complete our graduate outcomes survey.  Refreshments are served.