Did you know that 4 out of every 5 of our top employers recruit CSU students on campus? With 8 colleges and 250 programs, we have a deep talent pool of soon-to-be graduates! If you are looking for more ways to engage and connect with our students using the services and expertise of the Career Center staff, this is the place to start.
Interested in getting more involved on campus? Please look at the list of options below and reach out to the listed contacts below.
Menu of Services:
Support Student Success
Help provide advice and feedback for students on their resumes and cover letters by participating in this twice-a-year event. Please reach out to Sam Boren who can help you engage.
Serve on an industry panel to help educate students on what it’s like to work in your field, sharing how they too can set themselves up for success. Please reach out to Sam Boren so we can capture your interest and reach out when an opportunity arises.
Branding and Recruitment
Handshake – FREE
Post your full-time, internship, hourly positions, as well as, on-campus student employment, federal, state, and institutional work-study positions, and off-campus hourly positions on Handshake. Information about how to post an on-campus student position can be found in the Employer Resource Center. Should you need assistance in getting your employer account set up, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. All job postings are viewable by current CSU students and alumni.
Local Odd Jobs – FREE
Local positions with families and individuals (non-registered businesses) that are located within 15 miles of campus can post their part-time positions for current students at Hire A CSU Student. Positions, once approved, will remain on this secure job board for one month.
Resume Search – FREE
Available for CSU-approved employers to do in Handshake. Employers must have a trust score of 80% or greater to access this feature. This feature is not available to Third-Party Recruiters or Staffing Firms. For additional information on how to do this, visit the Handshake help article or contact Codi Delgadillo for more information.
Banner Ad – $500
Purchase premium space on the main page of our website, where your Banner Ad will be displayed for one month. Please contact Codi Delgadillo to reserve your Banner Ad.
On-Campus Interviews – FREE
Our Employer Relations Team will assist you in scheduling and promoting your virtual or in-person campus interviews in our Employer Interview Suite with CSU Rams. We also work to market your position and interview schedule to qualified students. Submit your request for a virtual or in-person campus interview through Handshake or reach out to Codi Delgadillo for more information.
Connect Events – Costs Vary by Event
These are targeted networking events that allow employers to interact with specific populations of students. Past events have included Diverse Reverse, BioTech, Fed Connect, and the Technology Networking Dinner. Please reach out to Sam Boren for a complete listing of this year’s Connect events. To register, please go to our events in Handshake.
Student Mixers – $1,000*
The Employer Relations Team will create a special networking event just for your organization, managing event logistics including food and decorations, sending invites to your targeted student population, and creating a full marketing campaign to advertise. Please contact Codi Delgadillo to set-up your Mixer.
Career Fairs – Costs Vary by Event
The Career Center hosts seven different fairs every year, each targeting different industries as well as different student populations. Along with basic tabling options, sponsorships are available for every fair. It’s a fact that those employers who engage on campus have the MOST success in hiring our students! Click here to see a list of our upcoming events. Please contact Sara Istre for more information. To register, please go to our fairs or events in Handshake.
Sponsorship Opportunities – Costs Vary by Event
We host a variety of recruiting events every year and provide sponsorship opportunities for employers who want more branding, more exposure, and additional value for their participation. Please reach out to either Sam Boren for more information.
Become a Career Partner and get the most bang for your buck with a huge on-campus presence. Our Employer Relations Team will work with you to select a campus recruitment plan to support your goals. We use a combination of the above services along with developing special events to attract students with the target skillsets for your recruitment needs. To see a list of our current Career Center Recruiting Partners click here. Please reach out to Jon Cleveland to learn more.
*Special pricing on select services available for government and 501C3 agencies upon request
Interested in developing an internship program or learning best practices to improve your existing program? Check out our curated resources!
Not sure where to start building your campus engagement plan? Use this questionnaire to help you start building a strategy then please reach out to Matt Leland or Sam Boren who can help you determine entry points and engagement opportunities to boost your recruitment.
A toolkit to help employers engage in the important work of diversity, equity and inclusion conversations and how to best support our diverse students as they enter the workforce.