Industrial Partnership Program

IPPThe Industrial Partnership Program has opportunities to create a presence on campus and build relationships with our students, clubs, and faculty. Our program connects you to top-tier students through unique recruitment and branding opportunities. This program helps fund student competitions and projects, research, instructional materials, lab renovations and department improvement projects.

Partnership Levels

partnership LEVELS platinum GOLD SILVER bRONZE
Annual Sponsorship $5,000 $2,000 $1,000 $250
Priority registration opening date for events July 15 July 22 July 29 Aug. 5
EVENTS        
Club Meeting or Information Session Food not included ✓ 2 ✓ 2 ✓ 2 ✓ 1
Day use of department interview space ✓ Unlimited ✓ 2 ✓ 2  
Tickets to the department spring social ✓ 3 ✓ 2    
Career fair priority registration    
1 Company table at career fair      
1 Company Day Food + resumes + interview coordination included      
1 Company table at Partners Dinner       
BRANDING        

Post unlimited jobs + internships online with marketing in weekly department emails

Advertisements on digital displays ✓ 3 ✓ 3 ✓ 2  

Logo in the department biannual newsletter

 

Company logo in the department office

   

Alumni article in department newsletter + social media

✓  ✓     
Lab naming opportunities available      

View printable IPP information

View current Partners

Partnership Information

How do I sign up?

Click on any of the green sponsorship levels above. After your credit card payment has been processed, you will be contacted by the department within 3 business days with more information about your partnership.

If you would like to pay by check, please contact Ilianna Salas, Public Relations Specialist, to coordinate this at isalas@calpoly.edu or 805-756-2732.

How does registration work?

Once you sign up as a Partner, you will receive an email from our department with a link to our online registration platform. Here you will be able to sign up for club meetings, information sessions, career fair, and company day.

Beginning at 8 a.m. on your registration date, you will be able to register for any of the events that are part of your partnership. 

If you do not sign up on the date your registration time opens, you may risk not getting your first pick.

Who do I contact if I have questions?

Ilianna Salas
Public Relations Specialist

isalas@calpoly.edu | 805-756-2732

Are there discounts for government/nonprofit agencies?

We have discounted rates for government/nonprofit agencies.

Please contact Ilianna Salas, Public Relations Specialist, to explore your options at isalas@calpoly.edu or 805-756-2732.

Benefits Information

Club Meetings

Dates TBA on July 15, 2019 | Open to All Partner Levels

The department is working closely with our student clubs to facilitate speaking opportunities for our Partners. Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about registering for a club meeting and will be connected with the appropriate student club leaders who will give you information on speaker topic requirements, company food responsibilities, meeting time, and anything else you may need to make your event successful.

 

The clubs that are participating in this program are:

  • Society of Civil Engineers (SCE)
  • Society of Environmental Engineers (SENVE)
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)
  • CalGeo
  • Engineers for a Sustainable World (ESW)
  • Rainworks
  • Chi Epsilon

For more information about our clubs, visit our clubs page

Information Sessions

Dates TBA on July 15, 2019 | Open to All Partner Levels

Our department will coordinate information sessions on select dates during fall and winter quarters. These sessions are great opportunities to build brand recognition and recruit students for internships/full-time positions. 

 

Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about registering for your information session. 

Career Fair

Construction Engineering Career Fair: October 25, 2019 | Open to Platinum Partners first

This department-hosted career fair is geared toward companies in the construction industry. Priority registration will be given first to Platinum Partners and then available for purchase by Gold Partners.

 

Department Career Fair: January 16-17, 2020| Open to Platinum Partners first

This career fair is in collaboration with our student clubs and is open to all civil and environmental engineering companies. Priority registration will be given first to Platinum Partners and then available for purchase by Gold Partners.

Partners Dinner

December 6, 2019 | Open to Platinum Partners first

The Partners Dinner is a great opportunity to connect with top-tier students and build brand recognition. Included in the Platinum Partnership is one table for eight people - up to 4 company guests are welcome and the rest of the seats will be taken by students. Students will get to choose which table they are sitting at and you will receive resumes beforehand.

Company Day

Dates TBA on July 15, 2019 | Open only to Platinum Partners

Company Days are an all-encompassing, packaged recruiting day with food, interviews, marketing, and resumes coordinated by the department. Our department will market the event and collect resumes on your behalf and will hand them over to you 3 days before the event. Interviews can be scheduled through our department interview coordination software or you can take full reins. During your information session, you are welcome to talk about anything from company projects to culture.

 

Company Day Schedule:

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Information Session
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. - Networking Hour
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Interviews

Interview Space

Open to select Partner levels

You are welcome to use our dedicated interview space depending on your Partnership level. The room can be booked during normal business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday). 

 

Instructions for booking the room will be given to you after you've signed up.

Spring Department Social

May 15, 2020 | Open to select Partner levels

Our department social is a time to celebrate the success of our department alongside our student leaders, industrial advisory board members, faculty and staff.

Online Jobs Board

All year long | Open to All Partner levels

Our online jobs + internships page is a great way to market open opportunities within your company.

 

Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about posting jobs and internships.

Company Logo

Open to select Partner levels

Depending on your partnership level, your logo will be featured on our website, newsletter and department office.

 

Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about submitting your logo.

Digital Display Advertisements

All year long | Open to All Partner levels

Our digital displays are located in two high-traffic areas of our department building. These advertisements are a great opportunity to market your company, career openings, awards, or any other relevant topics. These ads can be posted at the same time or switched out throughout the year.

 

Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about submitting your advertisements.

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