Graduate & Professional School Fair

18th Annual Graduate & Professional School Fair

10 am-2 pm, October 5, 2016

Corbett Center – Ballrooms, 3rd Floor

The Graduate & Professional School Fair is a one-day event coordinated by the Career Services office.

Institutional representatives from graduate and professional schools across the country will have the opportunity to showcase their programs and studies unique to their institutions. At last year’s fair over 75 institutions and an estimated 250 students participated.

Opening date for registration: July 1, 2016

Employer Registration 

 

Graduate & Professional School Workshop Series

As a graduate school representative, if you are interested in presenting a workshop during the 18th Annual Graduate & Professional School Fair, please complete an application.

This Year’s Workshops

GPSF2016 - WS Poster

Last Year’s Events

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Preparing for Graduate school (Freshman Audience)
Ms. April Huddleston, Recruitment Specialist, Emporia State University Graduate School, Emporia, Kansas
8:00 am – 9:00 am

Writing a Personal Statement
Ms. Karen Popp, Graduate School Student Services Coordinator, Portland State University,
Office of Graduate Studies, Portland, Oregon

Crafting a Graduate School Application
Mr. Caiden Marcus, Admissions Counselor, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, Oregon
10:00am – 11:00am

Creating a Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Christina Abreo, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment and Diversity Programs,
University of Arkansas, Graduate School, Fayetteville, Arkansas
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Choosing a Graduate School
Mr. Emmanuel Watkins, Graduate Recruiter II, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Understanding the Application Process
Dr. Samuel Wheeler, University Representative, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences,
Austin, Texas
3:00pm – 4:00pm

last updated: Sept 28th, 2015

Graduate & Professional School Fair – Fees

Registration Fee: $200

Additional Representatives – $25 per day

Registration Includes

  • A 6ft table & 2 chairs
  • Continental breakfast & lunch for 2 representatives.
  • Bottled water & snacks
  • Electricity ( Please request with reservation )

Travel Information

Welcome to New Mexico State University (NMSU), located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. NMSU is a comprehensive research, land-grant institution of higher learning, dedicated to teaching, research, and service at the undergraduate and graduate levels. NMSU is a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic Serving Institution and is home to the very first Honors College in New Mexico. U.S. News and World Report ranks NMSU in the top tier among Best National Universities.  Employers conducting their recruitment activities will be afforded the opportunity to connect with students who are enrolled in over 90 bachelor and 50 graduate degree programs.

Directions to NMSU (Google Map)

From the North (Albuquerque):

Take Interstate 25 South to University Avenue, Exit 1. Continue heading right on the exit ramp. Proceed West on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the South (El Paso):

Take Interstate 10 to Interstate 25. Exit Interstate 25 North to University Avenue, Exit 1. Turn left on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the East (Alamogordo):

Take US-70 West to Interstate 25. Exit Interstate 25 South and proceed to University Avenue, Exit 1. Continue heading right on the exit ramp. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

From the West (Deming):

Take the Main Street Exit #142 (off of Interstate 10). Turn right on Main Street (Northbound), and then right on University Avenue. Continue to proceed East on University Avenue. Turn left on Triviz Street. Turn right on Arrowhead Drive and proceed to Stewart Street. Turn right on Stewart Street.  Turn right on Andrew Wall Place and proceed to Garcia Annex, Lot 41.

Directions to Corbett Center

Here are directions to Corbett Center

 

Transportation

The nearest major airport is located in El Paso, Texas, 54 miles south of Las Cruces.

El Paso (Texas) International Airport
6701 Convair Rd
El Paso, TX 79925
915-780-4700
Website

Major Airlines Serving El Paso International Airport
Delta
Southwest Airlines
American Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
Airlines

Rental Car Agencies at El Paso International Airport
Advantage
Alamo
AVIS
Budget
Dollar
Enterprise
Hertz
National
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Car Rentals

Hotels & Motels

Las Cruces Hotels & Motels

NMSU Visitor Parking Passes

A visitor’s permit allows you to park your car in any regular student, faculty/staff, or visitor spot on campus.  The permit does not allow parking at a meter, green (loading), red (emergency) or blue (handicapped – unless additional permit is shown). If you own the vehicle you will be using, please go E-permit to print a permit in advance. If you will be using a rental vehicle, pick up a parking permit from the parking lot greeter on the day of the event.

Download the updated Parking Map & Building Guide

The NMSU parking map has been updated for 2014 and includes a newly updated interactive Building Guide to help you find your way around campus. To access the PDF file, simply click here.

Save the link as more updates will be added as campus construction projects are completed. Please contact 575-646-1839 orparking@nmsu.edu for more information.

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Graduate & Professional School Fair – Shipping

Shipping to NMSU

For employers wishing to ship brochures/literature for display in the Career Services office, please ship via one of the following two methods:

Shipping Address
NMSU Career Services
3024 Andrew Wall Place
Garcia Annex 224
Las Cruces NM, 88003

Mailing Address
Career Services MSC 3509
New Mexico State University
P. O. Box 30001
Las Cruces NM, 88003 – 8001

Shipping from NMSU

Direct carriers for pick up to the physical address:
Please make early arrangements with your carrier to have any packages or displays picked up at the end of your stay with NMSU.
Corbett Center Student Union
1600 International Mall
Las Cruces, NM 88003 (Do not ship to this location)
575-646-4411

School Names

Table Number

A.T. Still University 21
Across the Pond 2
Arizona State University – Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law 30
Arizona Summit Law School 14
Ave Maria School of Law 17
Baylor Law School 9
Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine
Cal Poly State University 24
California Western School of Law 47
Chapman University Fowler School of Law 35
Emporia State University 60
Erikson Institute 8
Iliff School of Theology 26
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law 7
Midwestern University 4
National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) 10
New Mexico Tech 36
NMSU – Applied Statistics 65
NMSU – Career Services 64
NMSU – College of Business & Economics (BC LAB) 72
NMSU – Counseling and Educational Psychology Graduate Program 66
NMSU – Family and Consumer Sciences 67
NMSU – Government Department 63
NMSU – Graduate School 71
NMSU – School of Social Work 68
Oklahoma City University School of Law 55
Oklahoma State University 33
Parker University 19
Penn State University 16
Portland State University 45
Roger Williams University School of Law 52
SCAD 32
Seattle University School of Law 42
South Texas College of Law 40
Southern Methodist University – Dedman School of Law 1
Southwestern Law School 57
St. Mary’s University 56
St. Mary’s University School of Law 28
Texas A&M University School of Law 50
Texas Chiropractic College 34
Texas Tech University 46
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 74
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – El Paso 22
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing 13
Texas Tech University School of Law 31
The University of Texas at El Paso 73
Thurgood Marshall School of Law 49
TX A&M Health Science Center-School of Rural Public Health-McAllen Campus 38
UIW School of Optometry 6
Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara 11
University of Arkansas (The ) 12
University of California, Davis 53
University of Houston-Clear Lake 75
University of Michigan 48
University of Michigan – MCDB 76
University of New Mexico Anderson School of Management 70
University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy 3
University of New Mexico School of Law 62
University of North Texas 59
University of San Diego 54
University of San Francisco School of Law 25
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences 39
University of Texas at Arlington 29
University of Texas at San Antonio- The Graduate School 20
University of Texas Health Science Center Houston – School of Biomedical Informatics 43
University of the Incarnate Word 58
University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law 37
UNM – School of Medicine 44
UNT Dallas College of Law 61
UT School of Public Health 5
Vermont Law School 23
Washington University in St. Louis 51
West Texas A&M University 15
Western New England Univ School of Law 41
Western New Mexico University 69
Willamette University College of Law 27

Last Update: July 1, 2016