At the MPA Career Lunch, you will learn about current trends and issues affecting the profession, as well as network with a variety of companies who recruit on campus. A networking dessert reception at the end provides a chance to connect with participating employers.

What: MPA Career Lunch
When: Wednesday, August 22 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Where: Guadalupe Room, Rowling Hall
RSVP: RSVP is required, please RSVP in Recruit McCombs by Wednesday, August 1


The MPA Career Lunch will be held in Guadalupe Room in Rowling Hall. Enter the far left doors of Rowling Hall and take the elevators near the Moontower Cafe to the 4th floor. The room will be to the left of the elevators. Please note, you will not be able to access the room from the glass elevators in the center of the building.


10:30 – 11 a.m. Student Check-in

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch and Presentation

1 – 1:30 p.m. Dessert Reception

Event Preparation:

Prepare to make a great impression. Wear business casual attire with your McCombs name tag, and bring copies of your resume. Please also research participating employers beforehand, and prepare to network with them at the dining table and reception. Visit the company websites to learn about service offerings or products, company history, career tracks and offices. To research company contacts for informational interviews, explore the Texas MPA Network or the McCombs Alumni Directory.

*Participating Employers: 

  • Andersen Tax
  • Calvetti Ferguson
  • Crowe Horwath
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • FTI Consulting
  • Holtzman Partners
  • KPMG
  • Protiviti
  • PwC
  • Weaver

* Note: Employer list is subject to change