At the MPA Career Dinner, 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 Dinner
When: Thursday, February 7 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (check-in at 4:30 p.m.)
Where: Zlotnik Ballrom 5 & 6, AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
RSVP: RSVP is required, please RSVP in Recruit McCombs



4:30 – 5:00 p.m. Student Check-in

5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner and Presentation

8:00 – 8:30 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
  • BKD
  • Calvetti Ferguson
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • Crowe
  • Dell
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • ExxonMobil
  • FTI Consulting
  • KPMG
  • Phillips 66
  • PwC
  • Weaver

* Note: Employer list is subject to change