Partnership & Involvement

The more students know about your company, the more likely they are to respond positively to your college recruiting efforts. Increase your visibility at UC Santa Cruz and enjoy custom recruiting services by becoming a Partner for Progress.

As a Partner for Progress, your company will share in the Career Center's continuing legacy of outstanding products and services. Your partnership promotes your organization as a UCSC Career Center sponsor, advancing programs designed to develop UCSC talent for your enterprise's future and tomorrow's leaders.

As a Partner for Progress your grant will be recognized through a variety of public and campus-specific vehicles itemized below:

Partner Benefits
We invite your business or corporation to participate at one of the following partnership levels:

Silver Level Partnership: $2,000

  • Your company name and hyperlink on Career Center website: Student>"Find Opportunities" page
  • Preferred participation in Career Center special events
  • Email marketing once/quarter to a targeted student populations (three/academic year)
  • Company branding on emails along with Career Center Approved Logo
  • Information Session or Visibility tabling once/quarter (three/academic year)
  • Workshop Opportunities twice/academic year
  • One complimentary Diamond table career fair registration
  • Prime career fair location
  • 15 Full Day and 10 half-day parking passes
  • Member of the Career Center Advisory Board

Gold Level Partnership: $3,000

  • This package can be tailored to suit your company's needs
  • Your company name and hyperlink on Career Center website: Student>"Find Opportunities" page
  • Preferred participation in Career Center special events
  • Email marketing twice/quarter to a targeted student populations (six/academic year)
  • Company branding on emails along with Career Center Approved Logo
  • information Session or Visibility Tabling twice/quarter (six/academic year)
  • Workshop Opportunities once/quarter (three/academic year)
  • Two complimentary Diamond table career fair registrations
  • Prime career fair location
  • 25 Full Day and 20 half-day parking passes
  • Member of Career Center Advisory Board

Platinum Partner: $5,000

As a top-level partner, you will receive all the benefits of a Gold membership plus we work with you to create a strategic business plan with customized services for attracting the best student talent at UC Santa Cruz.

  • This package can be tailored to suit your company's needs
  • Your company name and hyperlink on Career Center website: Student>"Find Opportunities" page
  • Preferred participation in Career Center special events
  • Email marketing three times/quarter to a targeted student populations (nine/academic year)
  • Company branding on emails along with Career Center Approved Logo
  • information Sessions or Visibility Tabling three times/quarter (nine/academic year)
  • Workshop Opportunities two times/quarter (six/academic year)
  • Three complimentary Diamond table career fair registrations
  • Prime career fair location
  • 40 full-day and 25 half-day parking passes
  • Member of Career Center Advisory Board

Employers are invited to join the Partners for Progress Program on an annual basis during our spring campaign. Memberships are welcome after the recruitment campaign; however, benefits expire on an annual basis on June 30. To ensure quality and service and maximize branding on campus, the number of companies accepted into the Partners Program is limited.

To become a Partner for Progress please contact John Rembao (831) 459-5705 or jrembao@ucsc.edu.

Partner Success Story:

"Target is excited to partner with UCSC in bringing top talent to our fast growing company. We have brought on board a number of high caliber students that exhibit leadership, resilience, and drive for our Executive Intern and Executive Team Leader positions. The Career Center has been instrumental to the success of our campus recruiting efforts and we look forward to our continued partnership."
-Melissa Chu, Campus Recruiter, Target