Information for Employers

Thank you for your interest in recruiting from the College of Engineering at Iowa State University! Engineering Career Services helps employers connect with thousands of current students and alumni who are prepared to make a difference in the world through creative, innovative engineering solutions.  More information can be found by following the links below, but please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Whether hiring for full-time or internship/co-op positions, there are several key recruiting activities that you are encouraged to participate in:

POST JOBS PARTICIPATE IN CAREER FAIRS INTERVIEW ON CAMPUS HOLD AN INFO SESSION HIRE ANINTERN Connect with Engineering Talent Two of the nation’s largest career fairs held annually! Approximately 1,000student and alumni CyHire logins each day! Free and convenient – improve your recruiting success! A great way to increase your name recognition on campus! Complete projects and identify potential for full-time hires!

Download our Hiring Iowa State Engineering Students and Alumni Information Sheet for an abbreviated version of the information found on the above linked pages.

Additional Ways to Engage with Students

Additional Information

  • Grant Opportunities for Iowa Employers Provided through Iowa Economic Development
      • The Iowa Student Internship Program provides grants to small and medium-sized companies in bioscience, advanced manufacturing or information technology. This helps to offset the financial portion of intern wages.
      • Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019 Iowa Student Internship Program Applications are now open and will close in April 2019. For more information and to apply go to:
      • The Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Internship program provides grants to Iowa companies that offer internships to students of Iowa community colleges, private colleges, regents universities or to students who graduated from an Iowa high school and attend a college or university outside of Iowa.
      • Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019 Stem Internship Program Applications are now open and will close in April 2019. For more information and to apply


Engineering Career Services Annual Report

View recruiting information for the past year, including: Career Fairs, On-Campus Interviewing, Experiential Education, and much more!

Cover of 2017-2018 Engineering Career Services Annual Report. Photo of Campanile on ISU Campus.
Click to view Annual Report