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We are excited about your interest in hiring Gauchos! We have hundreds of students at any given time looking for full-time, part-time, on-campus, and internship opportunities. UCSB has more than 200 majors, degrees, and credentials offered through five schools and a graduate division. Whether you are looking to hire a Ph.D. researcher, a mid-level manager, or an entry-level employee, our talented students possess the right skill set to meet your hiring objectives.

Browse our tips and resources below to learn more about recruiting at UCSB and our premium recruitment platform, Handshake. We look forward to connecting you to our beautiful campus and helping you find the talent you need for your organization’s growth and success!

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Post a Position

Handshake is UCSB’s online gateway to posting positions. Every student has access to Handshake and this is the first place they go when looking for opportunities.

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Recruit On-Campus

Companies who are most successful in recruiting at UCSB are constantly working to build a consistent presence on campus.

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Hire an Intern

An internship program can be a cost-effective method for identifying candidates for full-time hires and interns become goodwill ambassadors for your intern pipeline.

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Build Your Brand

Make sure students’ understand your brand, your values, and why your company is a good match.

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Advertise and Promote

We offer a variety of ways to advertise and highlight your business, open positions and upcoming events.

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Recruit Virtually

It is possible -and easy- to create and maintain a recruiting relationship with UCSB and our students through virtual means.

Advertise and Promote

We offer a variety of ways to advertise and highlight your business, open positions and upcoming events. Contact us with any questions. The Employer Services Team looks forward to connecting you to our beautiful campus and helping you find the talent you need for your company’s growth and success!

NEW : Fall 2020 Marketing Bundles

We're offering four cost effective bundles that can aid in advertising and increasing applicants to your position/s or event/s  Interested? Reach out to us - Employer.Services@sa.ucsb.edu
 


NOTE:

Marketing bundles are for Fall 2020 only. They cannot be used during future quarters.


Event Promotion

$450 - Bundle 1 includes the following:

  • Targeted Handshake Email Blast to 1-5000 students (see info below)
  • Event pinned to target population in Handshake for two weeks
  • Event reminder send to students via Handshake
  • Email to academic departments of your choice (10 max)
  • Inclusion in the Career Services weekly newsletter

$550 - Bundle 2 includes the following:

  • Targeted Handshake Email Blast to 5001-10,000 students (see info below)
  • Event pinned to target population in Handshake for two weeks
  • Event reminder send to students via Handshake
  • Email to academic departments of your choice (10 max)
  • Inclusion in the Career Services weekly newsletter

 

Job/Internship Promotion

$300 - Bundle 1 includes the following: 

  • Targeted Handshake Email Blast to 1-5000 students (see info below)
  • Position pinned to target population in Handshake for two weeks,
  • Email to academic departments of your choice (10 max)

$400 - Bundle 2 includes the following: 

  • Targeted Handshake Email Blast to 5001-10,000 students (see info below)
  • Position pinned to target population in Handshake for two weeks
  • Email to academic departments of your choice (10 max)

 

Send an Email Blast

The Handshake Email Blast allows you to target your recruiting efforts to UCSB students while strategically promoting your organization, especially when combined with your other branding efforts on campus. Career Services will send your email through our exclusive system to the target group that best fits your needs. You may include a link to your website or to a page further promoting your event, program, or position.

What’s the cost to you?

The cost is dependent on the number of recipients. 

  • Level 1:  $100 for  1  to  2,000  students
  • Level 2:  $200 for  2,001  to  5,000  students
  • Level 3:  $300 for  5,001  to  10,000  students
  • Level 4:  $450 for  10,001  students and over

Please note: This program is limited by the number of available weeks in a quarter. We reserve the right to monitor both content and frequency with the interest of our students in mind.

For more information on this or any other special Sponsorship Opportunity, please contact: an Employer Services Team Member, at Employer.Services@sa.ucsb.edu

 

Connect With Students via Handshake

Via Handshake you can search for students, download public resumes, and send messages. Review the following resources from the Handshake Help Center that provide detailed instructions on how to do the aforementioned. Career Services does not provide a resume book service.
How to Search for Students
How to Download Public Resumes
How to Send a Student a Message

 

Advertise in the Career Manual 

The UCSB Career Manual is an annual publication of Career Services and is the official student guide for career planning, interviewing, job searching, and on-campus recruiting information. The manual is referenced and shared repeatedly by career-minded students throughout the year making it an ideal advertising opportunity.

Deadlines & Pricing 

Early Bird Deadline: March 6, 2020
Ad Close Deadline: May 1, 2020 
Materials Deadline: May 1, 2020 

Full Color Cover Special: Covers are full bleed, full color and available on a first come, first serve basis. No discounts apply.

  • Back Cover: $2300 
  • Inside Front Cover: $1800 
  • Inside Back Cover: $1800 

B&W Inside Pages:  Early Bird pricing ends March 6, 2020, then regular rates apply.

  • Full Page: 7.25" x 9.75": $1,100 (Early Bird)  /  $1,250
  • Half Page Vertical: 3.5" x 9.75": $750 (Early Bird)  /  $800
  • Half Page Horizontal: 7.25" x 4.75": $750 (Early Bird)  /  $800

 

Sponsor a Career Fair (not offered Fall 2020)

We offer you the opportunity to be an Event Sponsor at any of our large quarterly career fairs. Event sponsorship can be added for an additional fee when you register for a fair and includes the following:

  • Company featured on fair webpage for students w/ hyperlink
  • Feature on Career Services’ social media feeds
  • Company logo displayed the day of the fair
  • Recognized and referred to as “Event Sponsor” on printed and online materials for the fair
  • Invitation to participate in our resume+ event (the week before the fair)

Recruitment Resources

Tools for Recruiting Success

 

About UCSB

Helpful Information for About Our Campus

 

Contact Us

 

Hours (Virtual)

M–F 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Some services available After Hours
Call for hours during university breaks

Phone and Email

(805) 893-4412
Students: careerhelp@sa.ucsb.edu
Recruiters: employer.services@sa.ucsb.edu
Events: careerevents@sa.ucsb.edu

Mailing Address

Career Services, Bldg. 599
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California 93106-7140

 

Location

Career Services is located in Building 599, the pink building next to Storke Tower

Directions and Parking

See Visit UCSB and Campus Maps; convenient parking in Lot 22 (permit required)

Meet the Team

Get to know Our Team of staff members at Career Services

 

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