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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.

Fall 2023 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 Trivia & Networking Mixer

Date: Monday, September 11

Time: 4:00-6:00 pm

Format: In-person

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

Register by Friday, July 14.

BBA Corporate Mock Interviews

Date: Tuesday, September 12

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Format: In-person

Engage with undergraduate BBA students, enhance your visibility, and identify promising candidates. Representatives from your company can interview up to eight BBA students for mock positions and provide valuable feedback.

Register by Friday, July 14.

McCombs Career Expo

Date: Wednesday, September 13

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Format: In-person

The McCombs Career Expo provides opportunities for employers to recruit full-time and internship candidates at the McCombs School of Business. The Expo focuses on the BBA student population, but is open to all current UT Austin students for a portion of the event.

Register by Wednesday, August 23.

BBA Alumni Chats

Date: Thursday, September 14

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Format: In-person

Sign up to host a conversation table during our BBA Alumni Chats, a unique opportunity to connect with talented undergraduate students during career week.

Register by Friday, July 14.

BBA Company Trek Visits

Format: In-person

Locations: Dallas, Austin, or Houston

Dates: Friday, September 29 and Friday, October 27

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 within industries and job functions, history of hiring and recruiting with McCombs, and student interest.

To be considered, please complete the host interest form by Friday, July 14.

BBA Etiquette Dinner

Date: Tuesday, October 10

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Format: In-person

Join us for an evening of dining and professional etiquette instruction at our BBA Etiquette Dinner. This event provides a unique opportunity for you to connect with talented students and help them develop essential skills to set them up for success in their future careers.

Register by Friday, September 22nd

Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)

MPA Mock Networking Event

Date: Wednesday, August 16

Time: 1:00pm-2:30 pm

Format: In-person

Target audience: Traditional and Integrated MPA students seeking full-time roles.

Students will attend the MPA Mock Networking event with employers immediately following a networking workshop with the MPA Career Coaching team. Students will learn how to strengthen their networking skills and put these new techniques into action at the mock networking event. This is a great opportunity to connect with top business students.

Register today.

Due to space constraints, employer partners will only be allowed to participate in one MPA event this week; either MPA Mock Networking or MPA Speed Networking.

MPA Speed Networking

Date: Friday, August 18

Time: 9:00-11:30 am

Format: In-person

Target audience: For traditional and Integrated MPA students seeking full-time roles

MPA Speed Networking provides an opportunity to connect with students in a format that offers both structured speed networking and open networking. The primary audience is incoming traditional MPA students.

Register today.

Due to space constraints, employer partners will only be allowed to participate in one MPA event this week; either MPA Mock Networking or MPA Speed Networking.

MPA Industry Night

Date: Wednesday, August 30

Time: 5:00-7:00 pm

Format: In-person

Target audience: The primary audience is third-year MPA students seeking internships, but all MPA students are welcome to attend


MPA Industry Night offers the opportunity to market your organization to MPA students through a series of mini-information sessions dedicated to industry. After the sessions, students have the option to connect with all participating employers at a networking reception. It's the perfect venue to inform students of career opportunities within your organization and meet with them one-on-one. The primary audience is third-year MPA students; however, all MPA students are welcome to attend. This event is open to industry employers (e.g. consumer goods, energy, healthcare, technology, etc.).

Register today.

MPA Mock Interview Day

Date: Tuesday, September 12

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Format: In-person

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 and half-day or full-day schedules are available.

Register today.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

MBA Career Connections

Date: Thursday, September 21

Format: In-person

The MBA Career Connections networking reception is the Texas McCombs MBA Program's premier fall recruiting event for full-time and internship MBA candidates. This event will provide you access to a pipeline of talent and is the foremost branding opportunity of the semester.

Participating employers will have the option to interview graduating MBAs for full-time positions on Friday, September 22 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Space is limited and first-come, first-served.

If you would like to request an interview room, please contact your Recruitment Account Manager.

Register today.

Master of Science Programs (MSBA, MSF, MSITM, MSM)

MS Fall Mock Interview Day

Date: Friday, August 18

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Full day not required; two-hour time blocks available.

Format: Virtual

Meet MS Business Analytics, MS Finance, MS Information Technology & Management, and/or MS Marketing students and help them improve their interviewing skills! Participating volunteer interviewers will conduct 30-minute, one-on-one virtual interviews with students and provide feedback on their performance.

Interested in participating? Contact us.

MS Industry Fridays

Dates: August 25, and September 15

Time: 1:30-3:00 pm

Format: Virtual

MS Industry Fridays are designed to introduce and educate students from MS Business Analytics, MS Finance, MS IT & Management, and MS Marketing programs in a variety of industries, roles, and functions related to their analytical degree programs. Employers will share information about their company and opportunities in order to help students gain a better understanding of careers they want to pursue. The format of these educational events will be informational sessions followed by Q&A time. MS students have a skillset that generally translates to the following types of roles:

  • MSBA: Business Analyst, Data Analyst, Data Scientist
  • MSF: Financial Analyst, IB Analyst, Business Valuation
  • MSM: Marketing Analyst, Insights Associate, Account Manager
  • MSITM: Data/Software Engineer, Data Analyst, Technical Program Manager

Register by date:

MS Career Conversations Event

Date: Friday, September 22

Time: 1:30-3:30 pm

Format: In-person

This networking experience is designed to connect specialty master's students with employers in a recruiting event that fosters meaningful connections and career opportunities. We provide a chance for students to showcase their skills and learn about potential full-time roles, while allowing recruiters to connect with a talented pool of candidates.

Register here


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.