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Merage MBA & Masters Career Night
 

The Merage School Career Center at UC Irvine is pleased to host this premier fall networking event. Held at the UCI Student Center, this event provides companies with a venue to showcase their organizations and connect with our talented pool of over 200 candidates enrolled in our MBA and other 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.

Registration deadline is Thursday, October 4, 2018.

UCI Career Night

Program

UCI Merage School MBA & Masters Career Night Schedule

Thursday, October 11, 2018

2:00 - 5:30 pm Company set-up
5:30 - 7:30 pm Career Night event
7:30 - 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 3 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 Night and please have them arrive no earlier than Tuesday, October 9, 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 complimentary for all companies. A $500 cancellation fee will be assessed for any company canceling with less than a 72 hour notice.

Location

MBA & Masters Career Night will take place inside at the beautiful UCI Student Center Pacific Ballroom. The UCI Student Center is located at the corner of Periera Drive and West Peltason on the northwest side of the UCI campus, just a 5 minute drive from the 405, 55 and 73 freeways. 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.

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

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 Night. Please allow some additional time for a potential line at the guard gate.

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

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

MBA & Masters Career Night will take place inside the beautiful UCI Student Center Pacific Ballroom. The UCI Student Center is located at the corner of Periera Drive and West Peltason on the northwest side of the UCI campus.

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

MBA & Masters Career Night is a collaboration between the Merage School Career Center and the Merage Student Association Clubs (MSA).

As our lives become more digitally mediated, we must adapt both ourselves and our businesses for the disruption inherent in the digital environment. With this vision in mind, The Paul Merage School of Business has completely reframed its curricula to give students the high-caliber, holistic preparation they need to become effective leaders in a digitally-driven world.

Top industry executives continually provide the Merage School input on how they see their respective industries changing through the impact of technology. Our transformed curricula reflect new business needs in the contemporary world, focusing on actionable ideas and building a new set of competencies suited to the digital age. Experience-based decision-making skills are integrated into the curriculum with data-driven decision-making at the forefront. Experiential learning components continue to provide real-world education, allowing teams of students to immerse themselves invaluable projects with area companies.

Located in the heart of Orange County’s “Tech Coast,“ the Merage School is surrounded by a network of cutting-edge businesses in an evolving ecosystem of tech firms including Amazon, Google, and Western Digital, plus digitally-savvy firms including Capital Group, Disney, Experian, Hyundai, Pacific Life, and Taco Bell. It is in this environment that the Merage School prepares students for the disruptive technology forces they will encounter as future business leaders.

The Merage School Career Center welcomes you to recruiting some of the best and brightest MBA and Masters graduates in the world. We are excited about the opportunity to become your strategic partner in your search for qualified graduate business 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. merage.uci.edu/go/recruit

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.

Contact Us

For more information, please contact:

Heidi Swanson
Assistant Director, Employer Relations
Merage School Career Center
hswanson@uci.edu
949.824.5954

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Event Details

Date: 10.11.2018
Time: 05:30 p.m. - 07:30 p.m.
Event Type: Invite Only

Cost

Complimentary

Venue

UCI Student Center
311 West Peltason Dr
Irvine, CA 92697

Organizer

Heidi Swanson
Merage School Career Center
hswanson@uci.edu