Student Engagement

The American workforce is changing, and as millions of baby boomers begin to retire, the need for highly-trained, dependable employees has intensified. The Office of Corporate Relations will assist your company's human resources professionals recruit top talent. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign attracts the brightest students from around the US and the world. We prepare our students to work in a global environment, understanding that the education of our students is crucial to creating a prosperous and stable future for our country. OCR will collaborate with you to build relationships with these students through various engagement opportunities including but not limited to:

  • Recruiting talent
  • Interaction with student organizations
  • Guest speaking/lectures/tech talks
  • Senior design projects and capstone projects
  • Scholarships/fellowships
  • Hackathons and case competitions