Frequently Asked Questions

What do I have to do to register our students?

  1. Follow the steps on the registration page
  2. Make sure participant information is complete. Each student should choose up to 3 careers they want to learn more about.
  3. Cost to attend is $5 per student and $5 for each accompanying adult.
    Please, send payment by Check or Money Order made out to: UNMC.
    DO NOT SEND CASH! For fee waivers contact our office for instructions to get approval.
  4. Send all student and adult registrations for your school and complete payment in one packageto:
    UNMC - SARH Rural Health Career Day
    984275 Nebraska Medical Center
    Omaha, NE 68198-4275

Does an adult have to accompany our students?

Yes. For liability reasons, we must have at least one adult, 19 yrs or older, accompanying all students participating from your school.

Where is the UNMC campus located in Omaha?

Main entrance to the UNMC campus is located on S 42nd St between Dodge Street (to the north) and Emile Street (to the south). Download a .pdf  "Map and Directions" file to the UNMC campus in Omaha.

Where do I get directions to the UNMC campus?

To get specific directions from your starting location to the UNMC Campus, we recommend you use a mapping search engine like:

On the first box, type in your starting address. Then, type in your destination address. For the UNMC Career Day location in Omaha type: S 42nd St & Emile St Omaha NE 68198 as your destination.

Do I need to bring anything with me?

An umbrella, comfortable shoes, and layered clothing.

This event will take place in two different parts of the UNMC campus and will require some outdoor walking. We suggest that you and your students dress in comfortable footwear and bring an umbrella or raincoat, in case it rains. We also recommend that you bring layered clothing as temperatures may fluctuate in the different locations.

I would like to stay in Omaha overnight. Can you recommend a hotel?

We do not have any rooms blocked at any hotel for this event. Just off the 449 Exit (72nd Street), there are several lodging options available including:  Holiday Inn, Ramada Inn, Super 8, Mariott Courtyard - Aksarben, Quality Inn and Double Tree

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the Career Day coordinators at 402-559-8106 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

E-mail us anytime at careerday@unmc.edu

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