Career Partner Benefits-Career and Professional Development Center - Carnegie Mellon University

Benefits of Becoming a Career Partner

Help our students reach their life potential.
Become a Carnegie Mellon Career Partner.

We established the Carnegie Mellon Career Partner program to recognize employers who support our innovative programs and initiatives and invest in the professional development of our students and alumni. Your generous sponsorship is appreciated and recognized by students, faculty, staff and parents within the university community throughout the academic year.

As a Carnegie Mellon Career Partner, your sponsorship will help us assist students with each phase of their career and professional development. Varying partnership levels are available:

Corporate Visibility

Platinum

$9,000 + 

Gold

$5,500

Silver

$3,500

Bronze

$1,500

Recognition on the Partner Plaque in the CPDC Office Suite

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Rotating Web Banner Logo on CPDC and TartranTRAK Home Pages x
One complimentary career fair registration and up to two
additional reps at no extra cost (excludes TOC)
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Two year membership on the CPDC Employer Advisory Board

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Access to student focus group – to provide insights on marketing, outreach, and recruiting best practices x
Employer marketing displayed prominently within CPDC office suite x
Dedicated Career Concierge staff member to ensure full utilization of Career Partners benefits x x

Preferred choice of recruiting dates (subject to availability)

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Fee waiver for information session room reservation up to $175 x x
Luncheon with CMU faculty and staff

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Up to eight interview rooms provided for two consecutive days of on-campus recruiting each semester during Partner’s preferred time (in addition to other on-campus recruiting visits)(subject to room availability)
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Official recognition of Career Partner sponsorship at all career events

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Recognition in social media outlets - Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter

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Preferred booth location at CPDC career fairs (excludes TOC)

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Priority use of CPDC conference room during on-campus interviews and campus visits (subject to room availability)
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Invitation to participate in a professional development career program – Career Express, Internship Showcase, or Career Connections Colloquium

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Dynamic presence on the CMU CPDC Web site

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Recognition in annual campus publications

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Custom tailored resume book x x x x

Become a Career Partner Today by registering on TartanTRAK.

For additional information or to become Carnegie Mellon Career Partner, please contact Wesley Thorne, Associate Director for Employer Relations at 412-268-5491 or wthorne@cmu.edu.

Based on input from current Career Partners we have made a number enhancements and new benefits for 2014-15.  They will go into effect for any employer that registers or renews membership via TartanTRAK starting July 1, 2013, or available currently through registration of any CPDC career fair via TartanTRAK. 

View the new 2014-15 benefits [.PDF]

New 2014-2015 Career Partners!