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.

John P. Fahey Career Center Annual Events: 2019-2020

Event:  JCPenney Suit Up Event
Date:  Sunday, September 15 -- Time:  6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. -- Location:  JCPenney at Westroads Mall
Description:  Students are invited to an after-hours event with discounts on professional attire.  A shuttle to and from campus will be provided.

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Fall Career Fair
Date:  Friday, October 4 -- Time:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
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:  Creighton Business Symposium
Date:  Friday, October 25 -- Time:  7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. -- Location:  CHI Health Center
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.

Event: BIG EAST Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair
Date: Wednesday, October 30 -- Time:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CST
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Spring Semester

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Spring Career Fair
Date:  Tuesday, February 18 -- Time:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
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 18 -- 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 2020 - specific date TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York City
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Event:  Professional Etiquette Dinners
Dates:  April 2, April 15, or April 21 -- 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 16 and Friday May 17 -- Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- Location:  Skutt Student Center, Rooms 104 & 105
Description: Creighton graduates pick up their cap and gown.  At this time, we ask them to complete our graduate outcomes survey.  Refreshments are served.