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We are excited about your interest in hiring Gauchos! We have hundreds of students at any given time looking for full-time, part-time, on-campus, and internship opportunities. UCSB has more than 200 majors, degrees, and credentials offered through five schools and a graduate division. Whether you are looking to hire a Ph.D. researcher, a mid-level manager, or an entry-level employee, our talented students possess the right skill set to meet your hiring objectives.

Browse our tips and resources below to learn more about recruiting at UCSB and our premium recruitment platform, Handshake. We look forward to connecting you to our beautiful campus and helping you find the talent you need for your organization’s growth and success!

 

 

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Post a Position

Handshake is UCSB’s online gateway to posting positions. Every student has access to Handshake and this is the first place they go when looking for opportunities.

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Recruit On-Campus

Companies who are most successful in recruiting at UCSB are constantly working to build a consistent presence on campus.

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Hire an Intern

An internship program can be a cost-effective method for identifying candidates for full-time hires and interns become goodwill ambassadors for your intern pipeline.

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Build Your Brand

Make sure students’ understand your brand, your values, and why your company is a good match.

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Advertise and Promote

We offer a variety of ways to advertise and highlight your business, open positions and upcoming events.

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Partner With Us

The Corporate Partner Program in an exclusive opportunity designed to maximize your recruiting effectiveness.

Partner With Us

The Corporate Partner Program is an exclusive opportunity designed to maximize your recruiting effectiveness. By joining this program, you become part of a select group of companies that we encourage our students to consider. We help you create innovative recruiting strategies that will connect you to students, campus organizations, and events thus elevating your company profile at UCSB and making our community more aware of your opportunities.

Your annual sponsorship will be recognized in meaningful and various ways publicly on campus. We offer four great sponsorship plans to fit your hiring objectives and make your recruiting simpler and more cost effective. Join the Corporate Partner Program at the Executive, Diamond, Platinum or Gold Level, more details below!

Employers are invited to join the Career Partnership Program on an annual basis beginning August 1. Memberships are welcome any time after August 1; however benefits expire on an annual basis on July 31.

Contact Emily White, Associate Director Emily.White@sa.ucsb.edu

Meet our Current Partners

Membership Levels and Benefits:

Recognition and Branding

  • Named Interview Room
  • Positions/events highlighted in industry specific email campaigns
  • Full page advertisement in our yearly planner
  • Full page advertisement in our career manual
  • Company independently featured for one week on Career Services web-based Employer Spotlight
  • Logo on our quarterly calendar
  • Positions highlighted in Handshake upon request
  • Prominent display of company logo inside Career Services, at Career Fairs, and on Career Services website
  • Acknowledgement in career publications

Convenience

  • Unlimited access of Career Services meeting rooms (subject to availability)
  • 15 parking passes
  • Unlimited visibility tabling in a high traffic area
  • Priority access to guest speaking opportunities
  • Priority scheduling for Information Sessions, On-Campus Interviews and events
  • Prime positioning at Career Services events

Access

  • Coordinated student site visit at your company location
  • Exclusive hiring event with your company in the Career Services courtyard
  • Complimentary invitations to niche fairs and specialty events
  • 1 Deluxe Table at the End for the Year Job Fair (2 tables and up to 8 reps)
  • 3 Deluxe table/Sponsor-level registrations at quarterly fairs of your choice in a single academic year (2 tables and up to 8 reps)
  • 5 Targeted email blasts per quarter upon request

Consultation

  • Personalized access to Career Services Staff and introduction to academic departmental staff that align with your hiring initiatives
  • Strategic recruitment meeting with employer services staff

Recognition and Branding

  • Full page advertisement in our career manual
  • Company independently featured for one week on Career Services web-based Employer Spotlight
  • Logo on our quarterly calendar
  • Positions highlighted in Handshake upon request
  • Prominent display of company logo inside Career Services, at Career Fairs, and on Career Services website
  • Acknowledgement in career publications

Convenience

  • Free use of Career Services meeting rooms - 3 per quarter (subject to availability)
  • 10 parking passes
  • Complimentary visibility tabling in a high traffic area - 3 per quarter
  • Priority access to guest speaking opportunities
  • Priority scheduling for Information Sessions, On-Campus Interviews and events
  • Prime positioning at Career Services events

Access

  • 1 Standard Table at the End for the Year Job Fair (1 table and up to 4 reps)
  • 3 Standard table/Sponsor-level registrations at quarterly fairs of your choice in a single academic year (1 table and up to 4 reps)
  • 3 Targeted email blasts per quarter upon request 

Consultation

  • Strategic recruitment meeting with employer services staff

Recognition and Branding

  • Prominent display of company logo inside Career Services, at Career Fairs, and on Career Services website
  • Acknowledgement in career publications

Convenience

  • Free use of Career Services meeting rooms - 2 per quarter (subject to availability)
  • 5 parking passes
  • Complimentary visibility tabling in a high traffic area - 2 per quarter
  • Priority access to guest speaking opportunities
  • Priority scheduling for Information Sessions, On-Campus Interviews and events
  • Prime positioning at Career Services events

Access

  • 3 Standard table/Sponsor-level registrations at quarterly fairs of your choice in a single academic year (1 tables and up to 4 reps)
  • 2 Targeted email blasts per quarter upon request 

Consultation

  • Strategic recruitment meeting with employer services staff

 

Special rates for the PLATINUM LEVEL Partnership are available for 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. Other levels are not eligible for the non-profit discount.
 

This level is specifically designed with Non-Profit/Governmental Agencies and Start-Ups/Local Small Businesses who may have limited recruiting budgets.

Start-Ups/Local Small Business Requirements to join:

  • Eligible for Gold Level Partnership for two years only during growth phase.
  • Must have between 5-50 employees.
  • Must be offering full-time and/or part-time paid employment; Cryptocurrency, bitcoin, tokens, fiat or equity are not acceptable forms of payment.
  • If offering stipend or unpaid internships, must abide by the U.S. Department of Labor FLSA. 

 

Gold Level Benefits:

Recognition and Branding

  • Prominent display of company logo inside Career Services, at Career Fairs, and on Career Services website
  • Acknowledgement in career publications

Convenience

  • Free use of Career Services meeting rooms - 1 per quarter (subject to availability)
  • 3 parking passes
  • Complimentary visibility tabling in a high traffic area - 1 per quarter
  • Priority access to guest speaking opportunities
  • Priority scheduling for Information Sessions, On-Campus Interviews and events
  • Prime positioning at Career Services events

Access

  • 1 Standard table/Sponsor-level registrations at a quarterly fair of your choice in a single academic year (1 tables and up to 4 reps)
  • 1 Targeted email blast per quarter upon request 

Consultation

  • Strategic recruitment meeting with employer services staff

Recruitment Resources

Tools for Recruiting Success

 

About UCSB

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Meet Our Corporate Partners

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Contact Us

 

Hours (Virtual)

M–F 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Some services available After Hours
Call for hours during university breaks

Phone and Email

(805) 893-4412
Students: careerhelp@sa.ucsb.edu
Recruiters: employer.services@sa.ucsb.edu
Events: careerevents@sa.ucsb.edu

Mailing Address

Career Services, Bldg. 599
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California 93106-7140

 

Location

Career Services is located in Building 599, the pink building next to Storke Tower

Directions and Parking

See Visit UCSB and Campus Maps; convenient parking in Lot 22 (permit required)

Meet the Team

Get to know Our Team of staff members at Career Services

 

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