ROCHESTER, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will host the “New Year, New U!” College and Job Fair Wednesday, Aug. 1, for those seeking a special education teaching career and/or licensure opportunities.

The event, which is free, will be held at Saint Mary’s Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center, 2900 19th St. Northwest, Rochester, and will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Advisers from Saint Mary’s University, Winona State University, Augsburg University, and Grand Canyon University will help prospective learners find details about teacher preparatory programs. These advisers will also provide information regarding initial or additional licensure programs.

Information about financial services will be presented by Region 10 Low Incidence Projects, Innovative Loan Solutions, Education Minnesota, and Minnesota Department of Education.

More information regarding the event can be obtained online at http://region10projects.org/calendar/ (click New Year, New U! on Aug. 1). Register at https://goo.gl/VGS7oj.

For more information, contact Micki Breitsprecher, Region 10 low incidence external instructional coach, at mbreitsprecher@zumbroed.org.