Berkeley EECS seeks to foster close cooperation between industry and our Department through the Corporate Access Program (CAP). This sponsorship program, run by the EECS External Relations Group (XRG), allows companies to have unique access to EECS student recruitment opportunities.
Benefits of CAP Membership
- Jobs/Internships/Events Announcements
XRG will advertise your jobs, internships, and recruiting events via email announcements, bulletin boards, department website, event calendar, and display monitors throughout our buildings.
- On-Campus Recruiting Events
Members have the exclusive privilege of hosting two on-campus recruiting events per academic year, such as info sessions, tech talks, and hack-a-thons. Additional events will cost $1,500 each. Companies will have the opportunity to build a partnership with student organizations by working closely with them to organize the recruiting events. Student organizations can assist on talk topics, flyer design, catering orders (paid by the companies), marketing plan, SWAG orders, and other logistics.
- On-Campus Promotional Opportunities
Members receive up to three hours per semester in the outdoor breezeway between Soda and Etcheverry Halls or the main lobby area in Soda Hall to promote upcoming recruiting events and opportunities. A table will be provided, but recruiters will be responsible for all other logistics.
- On-Campus Interviews
Members may have rooms reserved in the EECS buildings (Cory Hall and Soda Hall) for on-campus interviews. You can get up to two days with up to three interview rooms per day. Additional interview rooms cost $500 each per day.
- On-Campus Office Hours
Members may have rooms reserved in the EECS buildings (Cory Hall and Soda Hall) for office hours. You get one room for half day use in conjunction with their recruiting event. Additional office hours rooms cost $250 per day.
- Graduate Student Résumé Directory
Members receive an annual directory of graduate student résumés to aid your recruitment efforts.
- Invitation to the UCB Start Up Fair
Members receive a discounted registration fee for this bi-annual event in March and October, organized by the student groups IEEE, HKN, and CSUA.
- Invitation to the EECS Internship Fair
Membership includes complimentary registration for this annual event in September organized by XRG.
- Invitation to the EECS Career Fair
Members receive an invitation to this annual event in September, organized by the Cal Career Center. Additional registration fee required.
- Invitation to Attend EECS Seminars
Employees of member companies may attend EECS seminars which cover a wide array of subjects.
- Invitation to Attend the Berkeley EECS Annual Research Symposium (BEARS)
Each year in February XRG produces a day-long research conference—BEARS—featuring a variety of informative talks and laboratory open houses offered by distinguished faculty members and advanced graduate students. By giving industry members a look at the very latest exciting work being carried out in electrical engineering and in computer sciences, BEARS promotes strong bonds between industry and the department.
How to Post Employment and Event Opportunities
The EECS department only post job listings and event opportunities for companies who are members of the Corporate Access Program (CAP). These postings will appear on the EECS Student Job Listings website.
CAP Members, Non-Profits, Government Agencies, and Individuals
See contact information at the bottom of the page.
Other Industry Affiliates
If you are not a member of CAP, you can post employment or event opportunities at no charge on the Handshake job listing website which is sponsored by the Berkeley Career Center. You can also join CAP!
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For more information, please contact:
External Relations Coordinator
External Relations Group (XRG)
231 Cory Hall #1770
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720