Industrial Partnership Program


The Industrial Partnership Program offers 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 projects research opportunities, instructional materials, lab renovations and department improvement projects. Partnership runs from September 1st to August 31st. 

Link to sign up for our Industrial Partnership Program.

Partnership Levels

Annual Sponsorship$5,000$2,000
Priority registration opening date for eventsAug. 25Sept. 20
New IPP Career Fair 
Annual Partners Dinner 
Company Day 
Potential club presentation 
Jobs posted to department website
Jobs advertised in weekly department emails
Jobs advertised on department social media
Access to CE/ENVE department office interview space
Social Media Spotlight
Logo in department office and department newsletter 
Alumni article in department newsletter + social media

View Current Partners


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

If you would like to pay by check, please contact us at

Once we confirm your participation and payment by the registration deadline, event options will be sent out 8/28/23 to all platinum partners. Gold partners will be added to all indicated branding benefits. 

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.

Please note that in keeping with IRS regulations, the fair-market value of certain benefits is not tax deductible. The “premium” (benefits) amounts listed will be subtracted from your gift to determine the tax-deductible value and will be reflected on your gift receipt from Cal Poly University Development. To waive all benefits and receive full tax-deductible credit, please call 805-756-2131.

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Benefits Information

Fall | Open to platinum levels

This year we will host a career fair on November 3, 2023 for Industrial Partners of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department exclusively. The Winter Career Fair hosted by SCE and SENVE will no longer be included in the Industrial Partnership Program, but can still be attended by coordinating with SCE and SENVE. 

The winter career fair is hosted on Friday, January 12th. For details, you may contact

The annual Partner’s Dinner is an event for Platinum Partners to be hosted on Novemeber 3, 2023 directly following the IPP Career Fair. Food, drink, and a presentation by a keynote speaker will be provided in a social setting where partners can interact with CE/ENVE students, faculty, and staff.

Open to select Partner levels
Depending on your partnership level, your logo will be featured on our website, newsletter, and/or department office. Once you have signed up as a Partner, you will receive information about submitting your logo.

The department works closely with our student clubs to facilitate speaking opportunities for our Partners. Once you have signed up as a Partner, we will connect your company information to the appropriate student club leaders who, if interested, will contact you for a possible speaking engagement at one of their few meetings. There are no guarantees as some clubs have more interest than presentation opportunities.

Open only to Platinum Partners, Company Days are an all-encompassing, packaged recruiting day. Our department will market the event and collect resumes on your behalf and will hand them over to you 2 days prior to the event.  

Our CE/ENVE students submit resumes to the department throughout the year that they would have shared with our partner companies. Platinum member will have these resumes presented to them before the IPP Career Fair in November, as well as access to an ever expanding digital folder at the beginning of the academic year.

All year long | Open to all select levels Our social media platforms, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, have a wide audience of students, alumnae, donors, and partners. During the school year, all CE/ENVE students receive a weekly department email with important information. 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.