Building businesses through relevant, experienced-based education.
For over 50 years, the University of Dallas has been helping companies solve challenges
by connecting them with education, faculty experts and campus resources. We partner
with businesses and organizations of all sizes and specialties, and we will work closely
with you to determine how to meet your specific needs. Whether through consultations,
internships or philanthropic endeavors, we will provide you with results that allow
your organization to flourish.
Benefits of a University Partnership
University of Dallas faculty and students are well known for being able to collaborate
with industries across all fields and to combine the strengths of academic research
with corporate initiatives. We have an outstanding track record of building strategic
partnerships with a diverse range of organizations in the following ways:
UD has multiple avenues of engagement to add value to your company or organization.
To learn more about what we can do for you review our five paths of engagement below.
To learn more about each one, click here.
Create an environment of personal and professional growth through education with the
tuition reimbursement benefit and the corporate partner preferred tuition rate offered
through the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business.
The University of Dallas also offers nondegree-seeking courses through its Executive Leadership Programs and its Center for Executive Education. These educational opportunities range from specific certifications such as CISSP,
CFP, TMP and PHR/SPHR to programs designed around topics such as leadership, ethics
and CSR. If your employees need a specific program, UD can tailor courses created
for your organization and deliver them on location, on our campus or online.
Have a business idea or problem that needs high-powered attention? For over 40 years,
through the Capstone Consulting Experience, UD students have been assisting a variety of businesses and organizations ranging
from startups to nonprofits and Fortune 500 companies.
MBA students at the University of Dallas, under the direction of a key faculty member,
apply their knowledge and skills to actual business problems through the Capstone
Experience. This program is designed to integrate the student's collective knowledge
with real-world, real-time issues in need of solutions. The result is your business
gaining a new perspective and UD students benefiting from this hands-on, real-world
It is our mission to grow students into principled and moral leaders. A crucial element
of this growth is the sharing of knowledge and experiences from community leaders.
Through the Executives on Campus program, the University of Dallas invites over 70 executives into the classroom each
Join colleagues from Verizon, American Airlines, Comerica Bank, Southwest Airlines,
7-Eleven, Texas Instruments, Deloitte, Fidelity Investments and others who are sharing
their insights with the leaders of tomorrow.
Internships & Recruitment
The University of Dallas awards hundreds of degrees annually, providing Dallas/Fort
Worth employers with candidates who not only offer practical skills but also the ability
to think critically and lead.
By taking advantage of our recruitment opportunities, your organization will gain
access to a pool of well-qualified applicants from one of the nation’s most respected
- Recruit the way you want to recruit: come to a fair, set up an exclusive recruiting
event, or interview on campus.
- Get a first look at the resumes of both student and alumni job seekers.
- Mentor students in relevant majors through our UD Executive Mentorship Program.
- Join an academic advisory board to become part of curriculum design and strategy.
- Post jobs and internships through Handshake, the Office of Personal Career Development's job posting platform.
- Share your knowledge and expertise by serving on a panel through Corporate Relations
& Partnerships Executives on Campus events..
- Bring students to your facility, distribution center or office for a tour.
Corporate Social Responsibility
Through the Office of Development and University Relations and Corporate Relations
& Partnerships, the university enhances its visibility and engagement affinity within
the DFW business and philanthropic arenas. Through our partnership, we can work together
to better serve our community and society.
The Galecke Open
Sponsor, or participate in, The Galecke Open, one of Dallas/Fort Worth’s largest charity
golf tournaments which raises funds annually for student scholarships and services.
For tournament and sponsorship information, click here.
The UD Business Plan Competition
The University of Dallas Business plan competition encourages students and alums to
start an entrepreneurial venture. By participating in the business plan competition
participants will learn how to
- Identify untapped markets to serve
- Perform market research using both primary and secondary analysis
- Conduct feasibility analysis
- Develop a plan that is funding ready
Selected finalists will not only have an opportunity to win cash awards but more importantly
get tremendous mentoring from current entrepreneurs. To become a mentor or sponsor,
email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ready to get involved? Join our growing list of corporate partners.
For information contact:
Corporate Relations & Partnerships Office