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MBA and Masters Career Fair
 

The Merage School Career Centeat UC Irvine is pleased to host this premier spring recruiting event. Held at the UCI Student Center, this event provides companies with a venue to showcase their organizations network with and recruit our talented pool of over 200 MBA & MS candidates enrolled in our MBA and Specialty Masters programs. This is a great opportunity for companies to establish or increase their presence on campus and meet candidates for future employment opportunities.

Career Center

Program

3:45 pm - 5:30 pm Company set-up. Please be set-up and ready no later than 5:15 pm.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Career Fair event
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Booth tear-down 
  • The event will take place in the Pacific Ballroom at the UCI Student Center
  • The room will be set in a trade show format
  • Companies are provided with a table, 2 chairs, and signage
  • Electrical hook-ups are available when requested in advance
  • Wi-Fi internet access will be available

A directory that includes company profiles, key contacts and hiring practices will be published; a survey capturing that information will be sent to you a couple weeks prior to the event.

Company Displays & Marketing Materials

If you are using a standard company display, please keep in mind that your space will be 10’W x 8’D. We will provide a draped, a table and 2 side chairs. Electrical outlets and Wi-Fi internet access may be provided only with advanced notice. Be sure to indicate your needs on the survey included in the registration process. You may pre-ship displays, brochures and giveaways to us at:

UCI Student Center
Attn:  Michael Pulli, CMP

A311 Student Center
Irvine, CA 92697-2050
949.824.2892
mpulli@uci.edu

Please label your materials: Merage School MBA & Masters Career Fair and please have them arrive no earlier than Tuesday, April 10, 2018.  Also, be sure to make arrangements for your materials to be picked up immediately following the event and remember to bring pre-addressed shipping labels for your preferred carrier.

Unloading - day of the event

If you have large boxes or materials to unload, there is a loading dock driveway and temporary parking area that is located less than 100 feet past the main entrance of the UCI Student Center on the left side of the street. You may use this area to drop off your materials but will need to park your car at the SCPS parking structure which is across the street from the loading area and Student Center.

Fees

Registration is free for all companies. However, a $500 cancellation fee will be assessed for any company canceling with less than a 72 hour notice.

Location

The event will take place on the University of California, Irvine campus in the Student Center Pacific Ballroom. Adjacent to Newport Beach and the Pacific Ocean, the campus is located in Southern California's Orange County midway between Los Angeles and San Diego. The John Wayne, Orange County International Airport is located just 10 minutes from campus.   

The UCI Student Center is conveniently located on the northwest side of campus at the corner of Periera Drive and West Peltason, just a 5 minute drive from the 405, 55 and 73 freeways.  The address is 311 W Peltason Dr, Irvine, CA 92697.  Entrance to the parking structure is on Periera Drive.

A printable map with directions to campus and the UCI Student Center can be found here.  

Use: SCPS, Irvine CA for Google Maps directions

Parking

Parking is free for all registered company participants. Please park in the Student Center Parking Structure (SCPS) which is directly across the street from the Student Center building where the event will be held. Please check in with the attendant in the guard gate as you enter to ensure that your parking is complimentary.  Let them know that you are attending the MBA Career Fair.  Please allow some additional time for a potential line at the guard gate.  

MBA & Masters Career Fair will be in the Pacific Ballroom.  Just follow the signs once you cross the street from the parking structure and enter the building.

A printable map with directions to campus and the UCI Student Center can be found here.

Unloading - day of the event

If you have large boxes or materials to unload, there is a loading dock driveway and temporary parking area that is located less than 100 feet past the main entrance of the UCI Student Center on the left side of the street. You may use this area to drop off your materials but will need to park your car at the SCPS parking structure which is across the street from the loading area and Student Center.

Driving Directions

If you are coming from NORTH of Irvine (Los Angeles)

Take the 405 freeway south just past the 55 freeway. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn right onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right. Turn right at the light onto West Peltason and then left at the light onto Pereira Drive to the SCPS parking structure entrance on the right.

If you are coming from SOUTH of Irvine (San Diego area):

Take the 405 freeway north. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn left onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right. Turn right at the light onto West Peltason and then left at the light onto Pereira Drive to the SCPS parking structure entrance on the right. 

If you are coming from EAST of Irvine (Riverside area):

Take the 91 freeway west to the 55 freeway south. Take the 55 freeway south to the 405 freeway south. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn right onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right. Turn right at the light onto West Peltason and then left at the light onto Pereira Drive to the SCPS parking structure entrance on the right.

About Us

The MBA & Masters Career Fair is in collaboration between the Merage School Career Center and the Merage School MBA Student Association (MSA).

The Merage School Career Center welcomes you to recruiting some of the best and brightest MBAs and Masters graduates in the world. We are excited about the opportunity to become your strategic partner in your search for qualified talent and confident you will find our recruiting options to be valuable resources that you will call upon time and again, whether your organization is large and multidimensional, or you are just starting your business and have limited staffing needs. Whether you are new to recruiting at Merage, or you have been a longtime partner, we are ready to discuss your specific needs and develop a recruiting plan that is right for you.

The Merage Student Association provides social, learning and networking opportunities for all Merage School MBA students. At the core of the Student Association are the 20 individual clubs and student associations. We invite you to find out more about these clubs and the myriad of opportunities for networking by visiting each of their home pages at merage.uci.edu/MSA.

The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine offers four dynamic MBA programs – plus PhD, specialty masters and undergraduate business degrees – that graduate business leaders with the exceptional ability to help grow their organizations through strategic innovation, analytical decision-making, information technology and collaborative execution. While the Merage School is relatively young, it has quickly grown to consistently rank among the top 10% of all AACSB-accredited programs through exceptional student recruitment, world-class faculty, a strong alumni network and close relationships with both individual business executives and global corporate partnerships who generously invest in the School with both time and contributions. We combine the academic strengths and best traditions of the University of California with the cutting-edge, entrepreneurial spirit of Orange County in the heart of Southern California’s Tech Coast.

Contact Us

For more information, please contact:

Keith Yeung
Associate Director, Employer Relations
Merage School Career Center
kpyeung@uci.edu
949.824.3888

 

Event Details

Date: 04.12.2018
Time: 05:30 p.m. - 07:30 p.m.
Event Type: Private

Venue

UCI Student Center
311 West Peltason Dr, Irvine, CA 92697
Pacific Ballroom

Organizer

UCI Merage School Career Center
Keith Yeung
949.824.3888
kpyeung@uci.edu