Event Calendar

Friday, September 24, 2021

Jail Executive Institute

Start Date: 9/19/2021 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 9/24/2021 4:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: University of Nebraska at Omaha School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  United States  68182

Organization Name: American Jail Association

Lori Bachtell
Email: lorib@aja.org
Phone: (301) 857-2620

The first class of the Jail Executive Institute (JEI) in conjunction with the American Jail Association (AJA) will be held September 19th – 24th 2021, at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) located in Omaha, Nebraska.

JEI tuition is $2,995 and includes all class materials, lodging for five (5) nights, snacks and three (3) evening meals. Airfare, transportation to/from the airport in Omaha, Nebraska and some meals are the responsibility of the participant.

Application/Review Process
Applications and required documentation will be sent to the JEI Advisory Committee for review. Once eligibility is determined, the candidate will be notified and sent acceptance materials. The geographical location and rated jail capacity will be taken into consideration to form a well-rounded class. Applications will be accepted electronically or by mail. Please note link below. 

Applications will be accepted until the class is at its capacity. 

Tentative Schedule
Candidates should plan to arrive in Omaha, Nebraska no later than 4 pm on Sunday, September 19th 2021, for introductions, networking, and dinner. Candidates are required to attend the Sunday night activities. The institute will end at approximately 12:30pm on Friday, September 24th, 2021.

Class Size
Attendance at each session of the JEI is limited to 25 participants. The JEI recommends no more than two participants per agency, per class.


Online registration is currently unavailable. Please contact us via email or phone for assistance.