Life Sciences Graduate School Fair

The Life Sciences Graduate School fair aims to help University of Minnesota students connect with and explore masters and PH.D. programs related to the life sciences. This includes, but is not limited to programs in molecular cellular developmental biology, genetics, microbiology, immunology and cancer biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, integrative biology and physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology and biophysics, biology, animal science, plant science, plant microbial biology, plant ecology, ecology, environmental programs, biotechnology, bioinformatics, bioethics, genetic counseling, public health with a focus on epidemiology, biostatistics, law school programs related to environmental, medical device, public affairs: science, technology and environmental policy, health and patent law, etc.

This fair will be for students in CBS and U of M students and alumni from all campuses (up to 2 years post graduation) with interest in the respective disciplines represented.

Please review this page for information on registration. More details will be sent to exhibitors closer to the event date.

Life Sciences Graduate School Fair
Friday, October 14, 2022
11 AM to 2 PM

University Recreation and Wellness Center
MAC Gym, 4th Floor
123 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN
Registration Information

Registration includes a 6 foot table (unskirted), lunch for up to two representatives and up to two parking vouchers.

Early Registration: June 17 - September 9, 2022
U of MN Exhibitor: $75
Non U of MN Exhibitor: $125

Regular Registration: September 10 - October 10, 2022
U of MN Exhibitor: $125
Non U of MN Exhibitor: $150

Additional table (includes 2 people):
Early Additional Table:  June 17 - September 9, 2022
U of MN Exhibitor: $75
Non U of MN Exhibitor: $125

Regular Additional Table:  September 10 - October 10, 2022
U of MN Exhibitor: $125
Non U of MN Exhibitor: $150

Additional Lunch: $7.50 each

Table registrations include lunch for 2 people per table registration. Additional people will require a separate purchase of lunch.

Purchase Additional Lunch

The 2022 Life Sciences Graduate School Fair is being hosted by the College of Biological Sciences . We are committed to providing a comfortable, inclusive, and respectful environment for members of all communities. If there is information you feel would be helpful for us to know, such as accommodation needs, please include that information with your registration. If you have questions about the fair and wish to discuss them, please contact or call 612-625-0262.

*online registration requires a credit card for payment at the time of registration.  If you wish to pay by check, please contact U of M Tickets & Events (UMTE) at 612-624-2345.   Checks must be made payable to "University of Minnesota" and sent to the UMTE office directly.


Representative Check-in and Lunch:  10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Fair Open to Students: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Fair Ends:  2:00 PM

We encourage exhibitors to bring program materials, a name tag, and table cloth. Lunch will be available from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for all paid representatives. Please note any dietary restrictions as part of your registration.

Resources: Directions, Maps, and Info

Parking Info:

Parking Vouchers will be provided at Check-In and can be used upon exit. 
Washington Avenue Ramp  is the nearest and most convenient parking ramp. It is located at 501 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis MN 55455    
For more information on parking, please visit