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CAREER KICK-OFF TAILGATE PARTY

September 8, 2017
Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Mountainlair Plaza

Engage with nearly 2,000 students in a fun atmosphere early in the semester! This annual event is held on the Friday before the first home football game and consists of traditional tailgate games, prizes, music, and food.

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Sponsorship opportunities

Expand your campus brand and support valuable career programs.

$5,000

Event 

Includes everything offered in the T-Shirt Sponsorship, as well as: 
  • Waived registration fee at one and premier table location at two 2017–2018 career fairs
  • Company-specific marketing campaign to students via email, social media, and recruitment videos featured on the Career Services Center website highlighting internships and careers within the organization
  • Sponsorship of the Hospitality Tent where representatives will network with students regarding internships and full-time employment
    • Additional benefits include two 24 x 36 inch full-color posters (design provided by the company) in the tent as well as the option to host supplemental engagement activities (for example: trivia)

$3,000

T-Shirt 
  • Premier table location at one fall 2017 career fair
  • Company logo on:    
    • 2,000 t-shirts to be distributed at the event
    • All digital and print marketing material, including event emails to students, alumni, and faculty distributed to over 30,000 recipients
    • Over 100 electronic information stations across campus for two weeks
    • Event materials disseminated over social media—accounts sharing the information have a combined following of over 100,000
    • Signage at the event
    • Career Services Center website and MountaineerTRAK

$1,250

Plan/Built/Work/Live It Tents 

  • Waived registration fee and premier table location at one fall 2017 career fair
  • Network with hundreds of students in the shade on this hot, summer day
    • Each tent corresponds with an academic rank (FR, SO, JR, SR); most students visit their respective tent to interact with employers and enter to win one of four TVs.
  • Company logo on: 
    • Full-color signage at the event
    • Career Services Center website and MountaineerTRAK

$500

Game Station 

Company logo on:

  • Full-color 24 x 36 inch poster at sponsored game station
  • Career Services Center website and MountaineerTRAK

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Send your representatives to volunteer at the game stations and information tents where they will network with students in an informal setting. Talk to students about opportunities at your company, all while enjoying free food and entertainment!  

 
 

questions?

Contact Sarah Glenn at sarah.glenn@mail.wvu.edu or Rachael Conrad at rachael.conrad@mail.wvu.edu.

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