KU Edwards Advantage Sponsorship Program

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The University of Kansas Edwards Campus excels in providing quality education and preparing students for exceptional careers. The KU Edwards Advantage Sponsorship Program gives employers like you the opportunity to support academic and professional events at KUEC and offers premier access to the next generation of skilled talent. As an added benefit, your employees can receive top-quality professional development from local business leaders, KU faculty and outstanding student projects.

Your participation in a KU Edwards Advantage Sponsorship package supports student career development, enhances your organization’s workforce and promotes employees’ skill development. Contact us to learn how you can access these unique opportunities and special events.


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Campus-wide sponsorship benefits

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Signature event sponsorship opportunities

Your Community, Your Way is the Kansas City area professional community’s premier connection point to KUEC’s talented student population. At this event, you can expect to connect with students in both the early and later stages of their academic degrees. You have the opportunity to maximize your short term talent goals and cultivate the relationships for future talent, ensuring your talent pipeline is strong for years to come.

At CareerUp, current KUEC students and area employers meet, network and discuss mentorship and career pathways. Through sponsorship of this event, you can connect with rising talent, and put information about your organization in the hands of the next generation of young professionals.

Introspection is a conference focused on self-awareness, strength identification and emotional intelligence. The event provides an intimate look at a dynamic, and at times complex marketplace. Sponsorship of this event offers an ideal professional development opportunity for your employees. Here, you can also engage with potential talent from KUEC, as well as other attendees from across the Kansas City Metro area.

The Tunnel of Oppression is a 20-minute immersive experience that engages participants in scenes depicting various forms of oppression through interactive staging, multimedia, and visual displays. Sponsorship of this event allows your organization to display its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in Kansas City.

This unique event combines professional development and networking, with presentations on trending workplace topics presented side-by-side with capstone projects from KUEC students that address the issues facing tomorrow’s workforce. Sponsorship of this event gives you exclusive meeting opportunities with students, as well as formal recognition during the event.

The Rock Chalk 5K raises funds to benefit scholarships for KU Edwards Campus students. Sponsorship of this event includes formal recognition and logo placement in event materials and tent sponsorship of the student clubs and organization tent.