The Merage School is actively involved with the Orange County community and we invite you to explore the many ways in which individuals, companies and other organizations can engage with the School. Build your network with Orange County’s leading business professionals while helping Merage School students connect with the business world. Here are some of the ways to get involved:

For Individuals

  • Dean’s Leadership Circle – Network of alumni, business leaders and friends aiming to advance the Merage School into the top-tier of business schools
  • Dean’s Advisory Board – Primary advisory board to school leadership, which plays a part in our continued success
  • Executive Mentoring Programs – Volunteer business leaders provide guidance and mentorship to our MBA students

For Companies and Organizations

  • Merage Consulting Projects – Merage School partners submit proposals for strategic business projects and selected companies receive approximately 500 hours of MBA student consulting over a 10-week period
  • Recruitment Services – Hire Merage School graduate and undergraduate students from an accomplished and diverse group of future leaders

For Both

  • Centers of Excellence – Faculty-led centers that bridge academia and the business community with industry-specific events and programs
  • Executive Education – Opportunities for professional development, including certificates, test prep courses and corporate training led by expert faculty