Texas MBAs: Best for Your Business

Texas MBAs: Best for Your Business

Texas MBAs: Best for Your Business

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

MBA Upcoming Events

September 26th, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
October 5th, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
MBA Career Connections Networking Reception
October 6th, 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm
MBA Career Connections Optional 1st Year Office Hours and/or 2nd Year Full-Time Interviews
October 13th, 2017 All Day
TX vs. OU Game-No Recruiting
November 20th, 2017 All Day
Thanksgiving Holiday-No Recruiting

Recruit with Us

Texas MBAs bring years of work experience, global perspective, passion and a collaborative spirit to the organizations they join. If you're looking to hire a great new candidate, you can:
Post a Job
View Our Recruitment Opportunities Guide (PDF)
Attend Our Next Recruiting Event
Contact Us Directly
Fall Key Recruiting Dates

Get Involved and Connect with Students Your Way

McCombs events give you and your organization an easy way to interact with MBAs and meet promising candidates. Sign up today for our spring recruiting event, Careers Now Interview Forum, or contact us directly to participate in any of the involvement opportunities featured below.

On-Campus >


On-Campus Interviewing – Post a job and interview candidates on campus

MBA Career Connections – Networking reception and career fair (fall semester)

Careers Now – Interview forum and career fair (spring semester)

MBA Tailgates – Sponsor a tailgate and network informally with students (football season)

Academic Challenges – Sponsor and/or judge a challenge and watch prospective candidates in action

Information Sessions – Represent your brand on campus and present your organization to prospective candidates

Brown Bag Lunches – Sponsor a brown bag lunch and network with students in an informal setting

Employer On-Site

Student Treks – First-year MBA students visit your organization on-site

MBA+ Projects – Micro-consulting projects where teams of students work on your business problems at no cost

Virtual Recruiting

Resume Collections – Post a job on campus and receive an electronic resume book

Resume Books – Receive resume books tailored to your specific needs

McCombs Job Board – Post jobs for current MBA students and all McCombs alumni

Day in the Bay Interview Forum – West Coast Interview Forum in collaboration with several other top-tier business schools (San Francisco, CA)

Other Ways To Connect

Student Organizations – Interact with specific functional and affinity groups

Event Publicity/Marketing –Targeted marketing on-campus

SXSW – Running a booth at the SXSW Trade Show; hosting a reception as a satellite event of the SXSW Startup Village and highlighting McCombs-funded startups

Texas MBA Career Connections 2017

Event Information >

Event Information

Registration is now open!  Contact Yvette Brown or Michelle Hardy for questions.

We are excited to roll out a new format for Career Connections this fall!  Texas MBA Career Connections 2017 kicks off the evening of Thursday, October 5th, with a networking reception.  Companies will have an assigned cocktail table with company signage.   First year and graduating MBA students will be in attendance with their resumes.  

On Friday, October 6th companies will have the option to host office hours on-campus for first-year MBA students or interview graduating MBA students for full-time positions in our interview suites; companies may reserve up to two rooms*.

In order to receive staff assisted support in scheduling your office hours/interviews you must submit your registration form no later than August 21st. 

*Space is limited.

Networking Reception
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Location: AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center Ballroom, 1900 University Avenue, Austin, TX 78712
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
Attire: Recommended employer attire: business casual or whatever reflects your company culture.

Optional: 1st Year Office Hours and/or 2nd Year Full-Time Interviews
Friday, October 6th
McCombs School of Business, FCC Interview Suites 4th Floor, 2110 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712
9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m. (check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.)
Recommended employer attire: business casual or whatever reflects your company culture.


Event Registration, Payment & Deadlines

Registration Fees and Deadline:

  • $650 per booth (Corporate rate)
  • $325 per booth (Non Profit/Government rate)

Registration fee includes:

  • The networking reception, hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served and optional Friday office hours and/or interviews, breakfast and lunch will be served.

Pay By Credit Card:

Corporate payment link - Pay By Credit Card

Non Profit/Government payment link- Pay By Credit Card

Pay By Check:

If you are paying by check, please make check payable to:  McCombs School of Business

Mail to:

The University of Texas of Austin
McCombs School of Business
Attn:  Yvette Brown
MBA Program Office
2110 Speedway, #B6004
Austin, TX  78712-0209

Be sure to include your company name on the check.

Payment Deadline:
October 5, 2017 - Payments received after October 5, 2017 will incur a $75 late fee.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations after September 21, 2017 will only receive a 50% refund. 

Event Parking & Accommodations

Networking Reception Parking:
AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center

Optional: First Year Office Hours and/or Full-Time Interviews Parking:
AT&T EECC or Brazos Garage

Take a ticket when you enter the garage.  When you check in each day, please present your ticket and you will receive a parking card.


A block of rooms has been reserved for October 5, 2017 - October 6, 2017 at the Hampton Inn and AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.  The special room rate for AT&T will be available til September 12th and September 15th for Hampton Inn or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.

You can find hotel accommodations in close proximity to the UT Campus in our Recruiter Packet, and other Austin Accommodations at our Visit Us page.

Commitment To Diversity

The McCombs School of Business is a proud member of the Consortium for Graduate Study in Management (CGSM)  and the Forté Foundation.

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