Our Mission

Learn who we are and how we serve our community


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Developing the next generation of talent


Covering the latest news and trends in the marketplaces industry

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Government Relations & Public Policy

Learn about the governmental initiatives we support


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Virtual Series

Find webinars from industry experts on the latest topics and trends

Professional Development

Grow your skills online, in a class or at an event with expert guidance

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ICSC Networking Platform

Get recommended matches for new business partners

Student Resources

Find tools to support your education and professional development

Become a Member

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University Partnerships Program

We are committed to building the future of our industry through partnerships and programs for students and creating a culture within the Marketplaces Industry in which all people are valued.

Become a Partner

University Partners can access ICSC’s onsite and online professional development and education opportunities. You also receive an unlimited number of memberships, giving students access to the people and resources that can help develop their careers.

Build your network

ICSC members represent all aspects of professions within the marketplaces industry:

  • finance
  • project management 
  • urban planning and livable cities development
  • municipal zoning
  • adaptive re-use and commercial brokerage
  • real estate law
  • retailers and emerging
  • entrepreneurs

Establish a talent pipeline

Students are given the chance to connect with and learn from leaders and visionaries the retail and real estate sectors through:

  • mentorships
  • paid summer internships at ICSC member companies
  • discounts to events and conferences
  • on-campus guest lecturers
  • networking opportunities
  • access to in-depth industry statistics, news and analysis
  • scholarships
  • job fairs
  • career planning events

Learn more

Our Partners

American International College
Arizona State University
Auburn University
Baruch College
Bethune-Cookman University
Boston Architectural College
California State University, Fullerton
California State University, Northridge
Clemson University
Columbia University
Concordia University
Cornell University
Florida A&M University 
Florida International University
Florida State University
Georgia State University
Johns Hopkins University
Indiana University
Kennesaw State University
Louisiana State University
Loyola Marymount University
Marquette University
Michigan State University
New York University 
North Carolina Central University
Penn State University 
Portland State University
Roosevelt University 
Rutgers University
Southern Methodist University
Temple University



Texas A&M University
Texas Tech University
Toronto Metropolitan University 
Tulane University
University of Alabama 
University of Alberta
University of British Columbia
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado
University of Connecticut 
University of Guelph
University of Houston
University of Illinois
University of Kentucky
University of Maryland
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Mississippi
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of San Diego
University of Southern California
University of South Florida
University of Texas at Arlington
University of Texas at Austin
University of Utah
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Ross Minority Program in Real Estate at the
     University of Southern California

Villanova University
Virginia Tech
Western University


To become an ICSC University Partner, please contact

James Dulin

Senior Manager, Student Engagement & University Partners

+1 646.728.3504


Additional resources

ICSC Foundation Scholarships

More than 100 academic and professional education scholarships and fellowships

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Talent HQ

Find opportunities at top retail and real estate companies.

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ICSC is an alliance of doers.

This is more than a professional association membership; it’s an investment in your career, in your business and in the industry.

Become a member today