Employer Sponsorship Opportunities

SuccessWorks offers easy opportunities at multiple levels for your organization to make an impression on the largest, most diverse student body at UW-Madison. 

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New Student Welcome Event Sponsor - $250

Maximize your brand exposure with hundreds of first-year students as they make their first impressions of the UW-Madison campus. The SuccessWorks New Student Welcome Event kicks off the fall semester for first-year students with fun activities and giveaways in the SuccessWorks suite on the third floor of the University Book Store, in the heart of campus.

Event sponsorship includes multiple opportunities to elevate your brand and share information about your organization and opportunities for over 500 attending students. 

Sponsorship recognition language & brand/logo inclusion in:

  • Promotional emails to all first-year UW-Madison students
  • Online event listings
  • SuccessWorks digital lobby screens during event

Additional benefits:

  • Sponsor swag distributed at event
  • Potential for Employer Representatives to be present at event (please consult with SuccessWorks team)

Online Career Course Sponsor - $2,000

Make an impression with UW-Madison’s most popular online career development tool for students. 

Our signature non-credit online course, Jobs, Internships & How to Get Them, is a go-to resource for thousands of UW-Madison students. The course helps students discover how interests align with different career paths, start building skills, and learn how to make valuable connections with career advisors and a professional network.

Sponsorship opportunities put your organization in the mix as students from first year to senior year get their careers moving forward. 4,400+ students completed the course in fall 2021, and engagement continues to be strong.

Sponsorship recognition language & brand/logo inclusion in:

  • All promotional materials, including emails to 18,000+ students
  • Follow-up emails to students completing the course, and reminders to those who have started
  • SuccessWorks website
  • Canvas online course platform 

Career Closet Sponsor - $2,000

Show students with financial need that your organization supports their career success. 

Throughout the year, the SuccessWorks Career Closet gives students with financial need free professional and business casual attire for interviews, career fairs and the workplace. Every spring, SuccessWorks hosts a large-scale “shopping spree” event for 150+ students to come to stock up on clothing items they may need for that first job or summer internship.

Sponsorship recognition language & brand/logo inclusion in:

    • Career Closet space at SuccessWorks, on the third floor of the University Book Store
    • SuccessWorks lobby signage screens (during annual Shopping Spree event: 150+ students attend)
    • All promotional materials, including emails to all 18,000+ students
    • Targeted communications to 2,600+ students with financial need

Annual Shopping Spree:

    • Recognition in all promotional materials
    • Brand recognition on SuccessWorks lobby signage screens & throughout space
    • Sponsor swag distributed at event

Start the Sponsorship Conversation

Contact Duane Cooper, Director of Employer Development, to learn more about these sponsorship opportunities and take your next steps.

Duane Cooper

Position title: Director of Employer Development

Email: duane.cooper@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-9205

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