Frequently Asked Questions

What type of majors do you typically recruit?

Since we are a business consulting group, we mostly look for business focuses candidates, however, we do have wide variety of engineering, earth science, and pre-med members.

What happens if I cannot make the meetings?

Please email us with the reason why you cannot make the meeting. If you miss more than three meetings a quarter then we will have to sit down for a chat.

What sets Gesher apart from other student organizations such as fraternities/sororities?

Unlike other student organizations, Gesher group gives members the opportunity to work with real companies that no one else could otherwise gain in the classroom.

I'm a senior—can I still apply?

As long as you’re a UCSC student, you’re welcome to apply. For 3rd year and on students, we typically like to see more work experience than earlier years.

What's the workload like?

You get out what you put in—but usually members spend 6-8 hours per week on client projects, and 2 hours in meetings.

How large is the team?

The team fluctuates in member size throughout the years. We try to keep Gesher at approximately 40 members each year. This increases the odds of each member becoming closer with one another.

How long does the application process take?

The application process ususally takes about 2 weeks. Each candidate that is accepted must make it past the application and interview process to become a full-time member.

Missed your question? Email us!

Email team@geshergroup.org , and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.