Employer Connection Program (ECP)

The goal of our Employer Connection Program (ECP) is to help you maximize your recruiting effectiveness. We offer added guidance and support and provide unique opportunities to increase your organization’s brand and visibility with the MIT community. For the 2024-25 academic year we look forward to hosting ECP members on-campus to host programs and interview students. As a member of ECP, we will provide additional marketing support and guidance for your on-campus and virtual employer programs/events, information sessions, coffee-chats, interviews, among your other engagement activities. There are four levels of ECP membership that provide a variation of benefits and can be customized to your organization’s needs. Additional information about the levels of ECP membership are outlined in the document below.

We aim to onboard all ECP members by August 1, so please submit your ECP application by July 15. To schedule a call or to learn more about ECP, please email joinecp@mit.edu.

Learn more about the Employer Connection Program

Whether your recruiting activity happens on-campus or virtually, the goal of our Employer Connection Program (ECP) is to help you build and strengthen your brand at MIT as well as maximize your recruiting effectiveness. We offer added guidance and support, and provide unique opportunities to increase your organization’s visibility with students and campus partners. There are four levels of membership that provide a variation of benefits and can be customized to your organization’s needs.

Member levels

Standard benefits for all members

  • Primary point of contact with CAPD for any and all recruiting needs
  • Kick-off strategy session with members of the Employer Relations Team
  • Preferential status for participating in employer pre-career fair resume reviews, office hours, mock interviews, site visits, and other programs aimed at helping students explore careers and apply to opportunities
  • CAPD outreach to connect with student groups, MIT departments, and academic administrators
  • Recognition as ECP Member (by-level) on CAPD website
  • Social media engagement and postings

Member level benefits

Member Level BenefitsGoldSilverBronzeBase
Flexible event credit*
Use for on-campus or virtual career fairs, programs, food, etc.
$3,500$3,000$1,500$1,000
Student interviews (virtual schedules or room reservations)
– Monitoring of job/internship posting
– Marketing outreach to boost awareness of opportunities
– Priority registration for preferred dates
Unlimited1052
Information sessions or programs
– Event marketing and program logistics facilitated by CAPD
– Marketing outreach to boost presentation attendance
4321
Strategic planning consultation(s) with members of the
Employer Relations Team and CAPD staff
Kick-off + additional session(s)Kick-off + additional session(s)Kick-off + additional session(s)Kick-off

* Dependent on employer registration approval by career fair or event organizer