Mason Career Circles
These virtual information sessions—typically 60 minutes via Zoom and offered throughout the fall semester—provide alumni and recruiters an opportunity to discuss their career journeys with graduate students, imparting career and interviewing advice, sharing their organization’s hiring plans, and explaining how they’re navigating COVID-19. The sessions are hosted by our career team and vary in format, from panel discussions to one-on-one conversations. If you’re interested in hosting a virtual info session, please reach out to our team for scheduling.
TechDay attracts 250+ students from across William & Mary, including our MSBA program, MBA, Computational Operations Research, and undergraduate STEM students. It’s a chance to discuss today’s relevant issues in tech through thought-leadership panels and speakers. The Employer Showcase connects undergraduates and graduates with company representatives later in the day. Employer tables and panel speaking opportunities are limited. Complimentary event, sponsorship opportunities available.
Graduate Career Symposium
There’s nothing more impactful than alumni engaging with students, which makes the William & Mary learning experience even more robust and meaningful. This event brings together companies, industry leaders, faculty, and program teams to create transformational experiences—preparing our students to uniquely career ready to connect with world-class opportunities. Designed for the graduate business students in the MBA, Master of Accounting, and Master of Science, Business Analytics programs—approximately 150+ students. Complimentary event.
Raymond A. Mason School of Business Career Trek ProgramYearly, the Raymond A. Mason School of Business organizes career treks on various topics throughout the East Coast. These treks are open to students by application only, with 10-15 students traveling to the area. To serve as a trek host, employers are asked to commit to an hour information session and include sample job descriptions as a component of their info session. A sample listing of the trek locations and the cohorts that embark on them:
- Richmond- Accounting (summer)
- Norfolk- Accounting (summer)
- DC- Accounting (fall)
- DC- MS, Business Analytics (during spring and fall breaks)
- Research Triangle, NC- MBA, Marketing (fall)
- DC- MBA, International exchange students (summer)
On-Campus Information Sessions, On-Campus Interviews
Held on campus year-round, employers are invited to meet with interested students for a presentation and Q&A session on their company: client work, culture, benefits, and culture. Recruiters are invited to include company employees who are W&M alumni on these visits. These sessions can also be combined with on-campus job interviews if arrangements are made in advance (posting an open position, notifying students, etc.). Our operations team is happy to handle all the details related to your visit, from promotion of the event to students, to handling of parking passes and campus room reservations, catering and the like. To schedule, [[m|HireWm]].