In this section of the Undergraduate Resources, you’ll find events and programs that may be of interest to Sociology majors and minors.


Pre-Law 101 Workshops

Applying to Law School Workshops

Let’s Talk Student Counseling Spring 2019 Schedule

Upcoming Events:

Educational Psychology Graduate Program Virtual Fair
Wednesday, April 17th, 9:00am – 3:30pm (see below for details)

28th Annual Law Enforcement Opportunities Career Fair
Thursday, April 18th, 10:00am – 2:00pm

RSVP for the Lavender Celebration at the Whole!
Wednesday, May 8th, 2019, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Global Health Day
Saturday, April 13th, 9:30am – 1:30pm

Sustainability & Energy Expo
Friday, April 5th

Now Hiring: 2019 Grads! (Career Fair)
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019, 2:00 – 4:30pm

Humanitarian Crisis Simulation
May 17th – 19th, Hudson, Wisconsin



Upcoming Programs:

Low-Cost GRE and LSAT prep courses

Ghana Health and Education Initiative Summer Programs

Camp Emerge

Pathways to Research Program

2 Slots Open for HECUA’s Inequality in America Program

On-Campus Interviews

Past Events


Upcoming Events Below!

Learn about Graduate Programs in Educational Psychology!

Visit the Department of Educational Psychology chat room at the Education Graduate School Virtual Fair on April 17. (Free for prospective students.)

Special education Ph.D. or MA with emphasis in applied behavior analysis
9:00 – 10:00am
RSVP here.

Counseling and student personnel psychology MA
11am to noon
RSVP here.

School psychology Ph.D. and MA
2:30 – 3:30pm
RSVP here.

28th Annual Law Enforcement Opportunities Career Fair

April 18th, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Education Center
9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN

There will be approximately 40 vendors present from local, state and federal agencies recruiting for various positions such as: Police Officer, Correctional Officer, Probation, Juvenile Probation/Corrections, Community Service Officer, Reserve, Intern, Park Police, Conservation Officer as well as many others.

We will have live demonstrations from the Minneapolis K-9 unit, Hennepin County Crime Lab, Minnesota State Patrol Helicopter, Airport Bomb Dog and the Hennepin County Emergency Services unit.

The fair is free and open to the public.  

For additional information about the fair and the opportunity to apply for a scholarship in August please visit our website at

RSVP for the Lavender Celebration at The Whole!

May 8th, 2019, 6:30 – 8:30pm
 Whole Music Club, CMU

Lavender Celebration is an annual event that recognizes the achievements of graduating queer and trans students and honors faculty, staff, community members and students who have advanced inclusion, support and education around LGBTQIA identities. It is an event where LGBTQIA students of all identities are welcome to share their hopes and dreams with one another and be recognized by the institution for their leadership and achievements.

Join us as we celebrate past successes and new chapters forward with an award ceremony, entertainment, keynote speakers and, of course, cake!

Click here to registerDeadline is Friday, April 26th, 2019. 

Click here to learn about nominations for GSC’s Queer and Trans Life Awards.

Global Health Day

Global Health Day

Saturday, April 13th, 2019, 9:30am – 1:30pm
Coffman Memorial Union

Join the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility for Global Health Day, an opportunity for those engaged in global health to come together, exchange knowledge across disciplines, and make connections. The detailed schedule of the day is now available, including Student & Scholar Oral Presenters and Global Health Faculty Showcase Speakers. 

RSVP Requested.

Now Hiring: 2019 Grads! (Career Fair)

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You will have the opportunity to connect with 25+ representatives from a variety of staffing agencies looking to hire. Many staffing agencies offer a variety of additional services such as resume reviews, interviewing advice, and industry knowledge to support candidates in their job search free of charge.

To register for this event on GoldPASS click here!  

To learn more about staffing agencies check out this article on Handshake

This event is sponsored by the Career Development Network (Twin Cities campus)

Attire: Please note that we do not want attire to be a barrier to anyone’s attendance, so jeans are just fine. We do request that attendees not wear sweatpants or athletic clothing to this event.

Humanitarian Crisis Simulation Participant and Volunteer Registrations Open

May 17th – 19th, all day
Hudson, Wisconsin

The sixth University of Minnesota Humanitarian Crisis Simulation is coming up on May 17 to 19. This 48-hour immersive learning experience aims to prepare learners to work or volunteer in a humanitarian crisis; assess their personal career alignment with humanitarian aid work; and to develop a greater understanding of the refugee experience.

Participants experience living conditions common in humanitarian response environments, while working with an interdisciplinary team to develop a plan to address issues such as infrastructure, health, nutrition, insecurity, and human rights. Open to working professionals, students, residents, and more. Graduate credit available as PubH 6290. 

Registration is now open for both participants and volunteer role players.