Resources for Companies

Student Talent

Our students are truly the Leaders and Best – something widely recognized by companies that work with the University of Michigan. Finding ways to connect with our students is a key priority for most of our industry partners. Our relationship managers can guide companies to the best places for those connections based on the right fit. General information below provides an overview of primary areas of engagement with our students.


Student Groups

Student Projects – NEW PAGE!


Student Groups

U-M student groups provide companies with access to top student groups, allowing you to find a student who shares your interests and focus. To start searching for students, visit the University’s Maize Pages, a central repository for more than 1,200 student organizations.

Links to many student organizations can be found below, but others are easily accessed directly through their respective school or college, as listed on the U-M Links page.

Important connections include:

Student Projects and Course Based Engagement

Sponsoring a student project can create value for your company on a number of levels. Projects provide opportunities to interface with students and explore solutions to business challenges while giving students hands-on experience in real-world situations. The following matrix outlines some of the most relevant the project sponsorship opportunities available across the university. For more information, click on the name of the individual program to visit its website or click the contact name to send a direct email.



Opportunities to sponsor events on campus offer companies the chance to get in front of faculty and students, interact with programs that are relevant to your industry, and deepen connections across campus. Upcoming relevant sponsorship opportunities include:

ECRC Corporate Partner Program

Date: Ongoing
Location: Rackham Auditorium

Girls Encoded

Date: Every Spring
Location: Ross School of Business Colloquium

Michigan Hyperloop – Sponsorships

Date: Ongoing
Location: Engineering

NOiR Runway Fashion

Date: Every Spring
Location: U-M Campus

Michigan Ross Datathon

Date: Every Winter
Location: Ross School of Business

AI For Society

Date: Every Fall
Location: North Campus


2018 Engineering Graduate Symposium

Date: Every Fall
Location: College of Engineering

Tauber Global Operations Conference

Date: Every September
Location: Ross School of Business

Transportation, Economics, Energy & the Environment Conference

Date: Every October
Location: Rackham Graduate School

Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics

Date:  Every Fall
Location: Rackham Graduate School