Admissions Informational Sessions

We invite you to join us for our Admissions Informational Sessions!

~Please Click Here to Register for the Informational Sessions~

The informational sessions are open to any person (prospective students, pre-health advisors, career counselors, etc.) who wants to gain a greater understanding of the field of public health and all the opportunities for education and research in the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

This event is intended to educate interested individuals about public health as an exciting career choice for the 21st century. Please plan to join us!

Session Dates & Times

Date Time
June 12, 2014 5-7 pm
July 24, 2014 5-7 pm
August 14, 2014 5-7 pm
Sept 13, 2014 10 am -12 pm
Dec 4, 2014 5-7 pm


Please review our agenda to gain a better understanding of what the Information Session will entail.

Academic Programs in the College of Public Health
Admissions: the Nuts and Bolts
Question and Answer Period

*Please note, this schedule is subject to change. Please review our site often for the latest schedule. A final version of this agenda will be offered at the event.

Registration RSVP
Please Click Here to Register for the Informational Sessions

UNMC Campus Map & Parking Information
Parking will be available in Lot 15

Contact Us
If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Educational Services at
View the College of Public Health Events Calendar and the Admissions Events Calendar for other opportunities to connect with the UNMC College of Public Health.

Frequently Asked Questions
How do I know if my registration has been received?
You will receive a confirmation email indicating that your RSVP was received.

Will I need to have my ID and/or registration confirmation available to access the event?
Please stop at the registration table immediately upon arrival and pick up your registration packet and name tag.

Should I bring my resume, curriculum vitae, or portfolio to the event?
Bringing these items is not required, but if you have them available it is recommended. You may meet faculty or staff with whom you want to share more information about yourself. We encourage you to use this opportunity for networking with public health professionals, faculty, and current students.

Will the representatives be present and accessible to the participants?
Yes, representatives will be leading the sessions and available for questions afterwards, so you will certainly have the opportunity to speak with them at that time.

What is the suggested attire?
We encourage participants to dress comfortably and bring a light sweater or jacket as some areas may be cooler than others. You should also wear comfortable shoes for a moderate amount of walking throughout the building.

Will literature about the College and its programs be available?
Most of the literature you receive will be disseminated at the time of check in. You may also receive additional materials at sessions throughout the day.

Any advice to further prepare for the event?
We encourage you to come prepared with your questions!  Exploring websites such as,,  and will offer you a solid framework for your questions as well as the latest developments in Public Health.

Contact Educational Services
Office of Educational Services
UNMC College of Public Health
984359 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE. 68198-4359
Phone: 402-552-9867