Graduating with a built-in network of global business contacts is just as important as the degree itself. From the moment you walk through our doors, you become a member of the Merage School Alumni Network. This robust and powerful group stretches from Southern California and around the world. Every HCEMBA student enjoys free membership, and the School provides many opportunities to effectively connect with the Merage School community.
Merage Alumni automatically receive many lifetime benefits:
Events and Networking Opportunities (view events)
- Attend local and regional alumni events held all over the U.S.
- Receive invitations and discounted rates to series, conferences and student events
- View online job listings posted by Merage alumni, for Merage alumni
- Gain a list of referrals to valuable career search tools and discounted career coaching.
- Access the UC Irvine MBA Career Center who operates a proprietary career visioning tool to help you better define your career goals and path.
- View online job opportunities posted by recruiters
- Post your Resume for consideration by corporate recruiters; promotion of the alumni and experienced-hire resume database to the school’s corporate contacts.
- Post and update your profile with your business and personal achievements
- Have lifetime email forwarding from your Merage e-mail address
- Find fellow alumni by industry, city, state or field of expertise on the alumni database
- Join mailing lists for your regional chapter and special interests
- Audit select Merage School Elective courses on a space available basis
- Refresh your knowledge with the MBA Update
- Arrange a customized corporate program
News and Communication
- Receive monthly e-newsletters for alumni
- Stay current through the Merage School Magazine
- Receive e-mail announcements for upcoming events
- Apply to become mentor to a current Merage student
- Speak to current students as a guest speaker in the classroom and to student clubs
- Help recruit students by attending information sessions, and corporate information sessions presentations for your company
- Be a corporate contact for Merage at your company