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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Equity & Inclusion Career & Internship Fair + Empowering You Conference Sponsor - $2,000 + Gifts In-Kind

February 22, 2024  /  5:00-7:00pm
Union South, UW-Madison Campus
UW-Madison campus

Maximize your brand exposure with UW-Madison students from diverse populations, including students of color, first-generation students, low-income students and students from other underrepresented backgrounds and identities. The Empowering You Career Conference and Equity & Inclusion Career & Internship Fair is open to students of all majors, with interest in every industry, making it a perfect opportunity to make meaningful connections with students.

Sponsors have the opportunity to be a featured employer sponsor which includes being a speaker at the networking dinner and two tables at the Equity and Inclusion Career fair with priority table placement with up to four representatives.

Title Sponsor recognition language & brand/logo inclusion in:

  • All promotional and event materials 
  • Welcome signage for students at the Empowering You conference and career fair
  • Promotional emails sent to targeted populations of students
  • Follow-up email to all attending students
  • Online event listings (225,000 web visit/year)

Title sponsors may also provide branded gifts in kind (in the past this has included messenger bags, padfolios and other conference branded materials for students with your company’s logo; specific items identified with conference planning committee).

Fill out this sponsorship interest form and we’ll follow-up with you shortly. 

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

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)

Start the Sponsorship Conversation

Contact Emily Pomykalski, Employer Relations Coordinator, to learn more about these sponsorship opportunities and take your next steps.

Emily Pomykalski

Position title: Employer Relations Coordinator

Email: emily.pomykalski@wisc.edu