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We host many events throughout the year for you to connect with all populations of students. Please see below for upcoming events and additional information.

Spring 2024 Engagement Opportunities


Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

New 2023-2024 - BBA Employer Partnership Program

The BBA Employer Partnership Program offers a comprehensive range of opportunities for employers to strengthen connections with talented BBA students, foster brand awareness, and enhance education. 

Registration has currently closed for the 2023-2024 academic year.

 

BBA Career Week Networking Event  

Monday, January 29, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Join us for a casual and fun networking event where you can connect with BBA students in small groups, followed by open networking.  

Register here by Wednesday, December 20. 

 

BBA Corporate Mock Interviews 

Tuesday, January 30, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Engage with undergraduate BBA students, enhance brand visibility, and identify promising candidates. Representatives from your company can interview up to eight BBA students for mock positions and provide valuable feedback. Half-day or full-day schedules are available. 

Register here by Wednesday, December 20. 

 

BBA Leadership Development Program Panel for Underclassmen 

Tuesday, January 30, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Discover tomorrow’s leaders today! Engage with ambitious undergraduates, share insights, and identify the talent your organization needs to thrive in the future. Don’t miss this opportunity to highlight leadership development programs available with your company to 1st and 2nd year students. Due to limited availability, panelists will not be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis. We will consider diversity across industries and job functions, McCombs recruiting We will consider diversity across industries and job functions, McCombs recruiting history, and student interest. 

Register here  by Wednesday, December 20 to be considered.  

 

McCombs Career Expo 

Wednesday, January 31, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Recruit full-time and internship candidates at the McCombs School of Business. The McCombs Career Expo will be focused on the BBA student population but open to MPA, MS, and MBA students. All current UT Austin students are invited for a portion of the event.  

Register here by Wednesday, January 10.  

 

BBA Alumni Chats 

Thursday, February 1, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Sign up to host a casual conversation table during our BBA Alumni Chats event. This is a unique opportunity to connect with talented undergraduate business students during career week. 
Register here by Wednesday, December 20. 

 

BBA Employer Visits 

Friday, February 23 or Friday, March 1  

Austin, Dallas, or Houston 

Host current BBA students for an organized visit to share valuable insights on your company culture, resources, and day-to-day experiences. Due to limited availability, company trek visits will not be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis. When selecting companies for this event, we will consider diversity across industries and job functions, McCombs recruiting history, and student interest.  

To be considered, please complete this form by Wednesday, December 20. 

 

BA 101 Career Course Mock Interviews 

April 2024 (specific dates TBD) 

The BA 101 Career Course Mock Interview event is designed exclusively for first-year students enrolled in our career course. By participating, you will engage with our undergraduate students, enhance your brand visibility, and identify promising candidates for your company.  

Express your interest here by Wednesday, December 20. 

 

Accounting and Finance Career Fair for BBA, MPA, and MSF Students 

Thursday, January 25, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

In order to participate you must be planning to recruit MPA students for full-time or internship roles. See below in MPA section for more information. 

 

Suit Up - A Business Professional Clothing Drive  

Career Management and Corporate Relations and the BBA Program Office are hosting Suit Up, a business professional clothing drive. Click here to learn more.  

Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)

MPA Speed Networking Event 

Thursday, January 18, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. 

The MPA Speed Networking event provides an opportunity to connect with students in a format that offers both structured speed networking and open networking. The primary audience is third year MPA students seeking internships for spring 2025.  

Register here.  

 

MPA - Accounting and Finance Career Fair 

Thursday, January 25, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

Connect with McCombs Accounting and Finance talent in a career fair style event format. The primary audience is third year MPA students seeking internships for spring 2025 and MPA students seeking full-time roles. This will be a great opportunity to build your brand with accounting and finance talent and share both internship and immediate hire roles. This event is intended for public accounting firms, private industry, and federal, state, local, and other regulatory agencies seeking accounting and finance talent. This event is targeted towards MPA students but will be open to other student populations such as MS Finance, BBA Accounting, and BBA Finance. To participate in this event your company must plan to recruit MPA students for full-time or internship roles.    

Register here. 

 

MPA Mock Interview Day 

Tuesday, January 30, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

MPA Mock Interview Day allows you to build your company brand with students, identify great candidates early, and help students improve their interviewing skills by conducting mock interviews. All MPA students are welcome to attend. Half-day or full-day schedules are available.  

Register here. 

 

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

McCombs Tech and Startup Night - Austin  

Wednesday, February 28, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Join McCombs for an industry night bringing together the local tech scene, McCombs alumni-owned and operated businesses, and current MBA, MSTC & MS students. The event will kick off with a moderated panel and then transition into a networking reception. Register here.  

 

McCombs MBA Careers Now -Houston 

Thursday, March 21, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

Join Texas McCombs MBA in bringing businesses together in the Houston area looking to network with our Working Professional, Executive, and Full-Time MBA students. Interact with top McCombs talent in a variety of fields and industries. Build awareness and gain exposure to fill your talent pipeline with students in the local market. You will also have the opportunity to recruit to fill immediate job openings with graduating students who have specialized expertise that may fit your hiring needs. Register here.

 
McCombs MBA Careers Now - Dallas 

Thursday, April 11, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Join Texas McCombs MBA in bringing businesses together in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area looking to network with our Working Professional, Executive, and Full-Time MBA students. Interact with top McCombs talent in a variety of fields and industries. Build awareness and gain exposure to fill your talent pipeline with students in the local market. You will also have the opportunity to recruit to fill immediate job openings with graduating students who have specialized expertise that may fit your hiring needs. Register here.

 

MBA Careers Now Interview Forum - Austin  

Friday, April 12, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

This fun, fast-paced recruiting event is the perfect way to fill just-in-time MBA hiring needs for both full-time and internship positions. Meet with students in the morning for initial screening conversations; then, during the lunch hour, submit a closed list of candidates to interview that afternoon. Interviews, facilitated with support from the Career Management team, will be conducted in the afternoon. Job posting required for participation. Register here.  

 

MBA Multi-School Forum - Virtual  

Friday, April 12, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET 

Eleven top tier business schools collaborate to host a virtual interview forum, which provides an opportunity to meet and interview pre-selected candidates from a broad talent pool for internship and full-time roles. Registration coming in February.  

Master of Science Programs (MS)

MS Company Showcase  

Thursday, February 1, 11:30 - 2:30 p.m. 

Join us for our spring recruiting event targeting McCombs Specialty Masters students who graduate in Spring 2024. This event will provide the opportunity to showcase your company, in a career fair format, and to interact directly with students in the MS Business Analytics, MS Finance, MS IT & Management, MS Marketing, and MS Technology Commercialization programs. This is an opportunity to promote any current open roles or potential future roles. Register here. 

 

The McCombs MS programs are analytical degree programs and students have a skillset and interests that generally translate to the following types of roles:  

  • MSBA – Business Analyst, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Consultant
  • MSF – Financial Analyst, IB Analyst, Business Valuation, Energy Investment Analyst  
  • MSM – Marketing Analyst, Insights Associate, Account Manager, Digitial Strategist
  • MSITM – Data/Software Engineer, Data Analyst, Technical Program Manager, Technical Consultant 
  • MSTC – Product Manager, Technical Program Manager, Consultant, Business Development, Strategy & Ops 

 

MS Corporate Mock Interviews (MSBA, MSF, MSITM, MSM) 

Friday, February 16, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  

*Full-day not required; ideally, we’re asking for a two-hour sign up sometime during this timeframe 

Format: Virtual 

Meet MS talent and help them practice and improve their interviewing skills! Participating volunteer interviewers will conduct 30-minute one-on-one mock interviews with students and give them feedback on their performance. Express your interest here and more information will be forthcoming on how to formally sign-up for the event. 

 

Engagement Opportunities

Attending an event is an easy way for employers to connect with McCombs students. You can view some opportunities below and reach out to our office to get started.

BBA Program

  • On-campus Interviews
  • BBA Flagship Events: Fall and Spring Career Expos
  • Sponsored Career Management Programs
  • Student Organization Engagement

MPA Programs

  • Recruiting Events
  • MPA Consulting Club
  • MPA ACE (Accounting Careers Exploration)
  • MPA Orientation Panelist or Speaker
  • Distinguished Speaker Lyceum

MS Programs

  • On-campus Interviews
  • MS Large-scale Networking Events
  • Spring Just-in-time Interview Forum
  • Advisory Councils
  • Capstone Projects

MBA Programs

  • On-campus Interviews
  • MBA+ Projects
  • Student Organization Engagement
  • Flagship Events – MBA Career Connections
  • Spring Interview Forum/Networking Events

Want to meet talented, career-ready students? Let’s talk.