UMGC Military and Veteran Virtual Appreciation Fair

Thursday, May 13, 2021

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Eastern Time Zone)

Join us for UMGC’s Military and Veteran Appreciation Fair where you can meet with national and local Veteran Service Organizations. Additionally, meet with national employers to discuss career opportunities as well as the application and hiring process. Military and Veteran Advising Specialists will also be available for you to learn more about the academic programs offered at the University of Maryland Global Campus.

In the spirit of Military Appreciation Month, this event will honor VIO Scholarship recipients as well as recently inducted members into the SALUTE National Society.

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4 PM - 7 PM
Meet with Veteran Service Organizations and employers to discuss potential career opportunities and speak with UMGC Veteran Advising Specialists to learn about upcoming events the Veterans Initiatives Office  
6 PM - 6:15 PM
Join the Veterans Initiatives Office in the Auditorium for a Q&A session about UMGC’s upcoming events, scholarships, and initiatives 
6:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Recognition Ceremony of SALUTE National Honor Society Inductees and VIO Scholarship Award recipients
6:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Closing Remarks  

Frequently Asked Questions

No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have access to the internet. 
No. Some exhibitors may have the ability to request a video chat, it is not required in order to participate. 
Your login information is the email address and password you provided during registration. 
Send an email to umgcmilvetfair@getvfairs.io for any technical assistance. 
This is an online event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate anywhere that you have Internet access. The event is accessible from desktop, mobile and tablet devices. 
Yes. Like any physical event, we will have a swag bag for you! You can add documents provided by each exhibitors to your online swag bag and then email them to yourself or share items with friends and family by simply entering their email.
Yes. Just like a physical event, you will have a virtual bag to add all of the documents available and may email them to yourself. 
Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. You can simply share the link to this page and they can register at their convenience. 
We understand your schedule may not allow you to attend the event. If this is the case, please let us know and we are happy to connect with you individually. This platform is also available on-demand after the event is over. 
Yes, the presentation sessions will be pre-recorded and can be viewed at a later time. 
A pre-registration is required. Please click here to register. Upon successful registration, your participation will be confirmed via email. You may then login to the event with your email address.  
If you still have a question that wasn’t answered above, drop us a line here, and a member of the our team will get back to you as soon as possible. 
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We will provide access to conference materials for 30 days to all event attendees.