SUN-APTA Career Fair

SUN-APTA Career Fair - Internship Interviews

The Students of the University of Nebraska American Physical Therapy Association (SUN-APTA) are delighted to invite your organization to the UNMC Physical Therapy Networking and Career Fair to be held October 8, 2021. The Career Fair is a great opportunity for your organization, as well as our students, to meet with future employers while promoting what your company has to offer.

We are currently planning for an in-person event with additional modifications and precautions to ensure the safety of all participants in response to COVID-19. We will follow UNMC COVID-19 guidelines at the time of the event which are subject to change. This link to campus recommendations provides the current guidance. Specific details will be provided closer to the event.



Truhlsen Events Center, 619 S 42nd St, Omaha, NE 68198, with the ability to use the loading/unloading zone/area.

Schedule of Events



10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Arrival and Setup
11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. Welcoming Presentation, Lunch & Networking with SUN-APTA Reps & Department of PT Faculty & Staff
12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. Meet 1st-Year PT Students
12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Meet 2nd-Year PT Students
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Meet 3rd-Year PT Students
3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Take-down
4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Residency Panel


The registration donation of $250 includes a meal for two representatives, a 6’ display table with cover, and privacy dividers. Due to COVID, each booth will be limited to two representatives.

Parking and Maps

Donations Support:

  1. The scholarly and professional development of PT Students
    • National Conferences such as CSM and NSC
    • Help Students attend International Service Trips
  2. Donating to:
    • Hosting inter-professional clinics (Sharing / Goodlife Charity Clinics) for underserved individuals in our community
    • Families for a Thanksgiving meal
    • Nebraska Physical Therapy Association (NPTA)
    • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  3. Projects:
    • The Young Athletes Program - an exercise program to prepare young people who are not yet old enough to participate in the Special Olympics
    • Joint Effort Hosting: an annual volleyball tournament with students at Creighton University to raise money for the Nebraska Arthritis Foundation
  4. Hosting campus events to raise awareness of PT as a profession
    • Campus events during Physical Therapy Month
    • Presentations to physical therapy clubs at UNO and UNL
    • Compensating speakers to share their expertise in a variety of educational topics
    • Fall 2015- Dr. Kirk Peck presented on opportunities in canine physical therapy
    • Spring 2016- Professor Dean Collier presented on a family prospective of his daughter's brain injury recovery.
  5. Many other opportunities

On behalf of all our students and the UNMC Physical Therapy department, we would like to extend our gratitude to all our guests (both new and returning) for your contributions and dedication.