Business Career Development Centre for Employers | Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

Business Career Development Centre for Employers

Engage with students and build your brand on campus

There are a variety of ways to connect with Lang students through the Business Career Development Centre, including:

  • Panel events
  • Case competition judging
  • Guest speaking or class talks
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Employer information sessions
  • Networking events


We’re happy to work with you to strategize the best opportunities to expose your brand to our community of business leaders. See more information regarding these opportunities and more below.

 

Recruit top talent


Hire a Business student from Lang

Promote your job opportunity through the Business Career Development Centre. We can provide targeted outreach to business students at Lang for your new grad, co-op or summer internship positions through:

  • Weekly career e-newsletter distributed to more than 3,600 BComm students from all majors and levels of study.
  • Lang Careers social media channels
  • Internal student portal

Co-op program

The University of Guelph’s business program has been transforming students into sustainable leaders in the Canadian and global economy for over 50 years. Through co-operative education experiences, hands-on projects, service learning and business competitions, our business students have the opportunity to apply their learning to real-world situations. For many employers, co-op provides short and long term recruitment solutions. Students can fill established co-op positions within an organization, or fill short-term contract needs. 

Co-op is available for the following Commerce majors:


Learn more about the co-op program at Lang and U of G

 

Network through career events with Lang students

Career events are a highly effective way to network while showcasing your organization to large groups of business students and help to meet your recruiting needs. Whether you have jobs today or will have jobs in the future, our students and alumni want to know more about your organization and potential careers. Students attend these events seeking information about your company, potential careers, and employment opportunities available. We offer a variety of networking events throughout the semesters, to connect organizations with talented business students in the Bachelor of Commerce program including:

  • Employer information sessions
  • Student club sponsored events
  • Class talks
    If you are interested in any of the listed opportunities above, please contact mamoroz@uoguelph.ca. 
  • Career Fairs
    The Business Career Development Centre hosts three annual student recruitment events in the fall and winter semesters.
    • Accounting Recruiting Event (Early September)
    • Fall Lang Commerce Job Expo (Mid-September)
    • Winter Lang Commerce Job Expo (Mid-Late September)
      If you are interested in receiving an invitation to our recruitment events, please complete the webform below. 
      Questions? Email us at langcareers@uoguelph.ca.
       

Add your organization to the invitation list for our annual recruitment events

 

Sponsorship opportunities with Lang School of Business & Economics student clubs


The Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics has a student organization for every major and special interest. With 17 different student clubs representing a variety of students and interests there are plenty of opportunities for you to engage with students from specific disciplines.

Learn more about student organization sponsorship opportunities

 

Want more information? Contact:


Nicole Drexler
Career Advisor & Employer Engagement
Business Career Development Centre
Office: 519-824-4120 x. 54937
Cell: 226-821-3189
Email: ndrexler@uoguelph.ca