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McKelvey Engineering Career Spotlight

Wednesday, September 28 | 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Whitaker Hall, Atrium

The McKelvey Engineering Career Spotlight is a niche recruiting event designed to connect engineers, scientists, and hiring managers in industry with top WashU engineering talent. This is WashU’s signature event for engineering and computer science students. All WashU students and alumni are welcome to attend but the main focus is engineering. Refer to Handshake for the real-time list of companies attending.

All McKelvey Engineering students are encouraged to participate to:

  • Connect with engineers, scientists, WashU alumni and HR professionals representing a number of companies and industries
  • Learn about internships and full-time opportunities in industry
  • Discover the broad scope of career paths available as an engineer


More than 50 organizations will be participating, representing Fortune 500 companies to startups. The complete listing of companies participating is available via Handshake.


Industry partners will have an opportunity to:

  • Connect with top WashU engineering talent and build company brand recognition at WashU
  • Network with students and engage in small group and 1-on-1 discussions


With the competitive market for engineers and scientists, companies that regularly participate in recruitment events have a marked advantage in recruiting our engineering students for co-ops, internships, and full-time employment. It is vitally important to build your pipeline now and cultivate relationships with younger students as they begin exploring careers and companies. Employers can register HERE.