Welcome to Dominican University’s Office of Career Programs & Employer Relations. Our mission is to ensure all Dominican University students have equitable access to professional development experiences, employment networks, and experiential learning opportunities in order to achieve success after graduation.

News & Advice

Get resume ready for the career fair!

If you are participating in next week’s career fair, make sure to have your resume printed and ready to go. Need to revise or create a resume? Make an appointment on Handshake to meet with our staff or Executives and …

By Denise Guzman
Denise Guzman STEM Career Programs & Internship Coordinator
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Ways to Prepare for A Career Fair

Participating in career fairs offers the opportunity to elevate your internship and job search. It enables you to polish your networking skills and feel more comfortable engaging in professional conversations. Career fairs serve as an excellent way to gain insights …

By Denise Guzman
Denise Guzman STEM Career Programs & Internship Coordinator
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DU’s Fall 2023 Career Fair

On Thursday, September 28th, Dominican University held the Fall 2023 Career Fair. This event marked a significant milestone for our students’ professional development, with over 320 students in attendance. We were joined by 26 wonderful employers across many industries. The …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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Dominican, Rush Oak Park Hospital Partnership Creates Dedicated Education Unit for Nursing Students

A new partnership with RUSH Oak Park Hospital will offer Dominican University nursing students a new opportunity for hands-on learning — and a way to grow the number of hospital nurses amid nationwide shortages.  

Beginning in January 2024, the first …

By Yasmin Silva
Yasmin Silva
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Employer Partners

Alumnae/i | Mentors

Laura (Deane) Devitt

Alumni, Faculty
  • Director, Programs Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
Meet Laura >
  • Research Specialist The Chartis Group
Meet Emily >
  • Sr. Occupational Therapist Rush
Meet Veronica >
Meet Waraporn >

Susan Adame

Alumni, Students / Peers
Meet Susan >
  • Medical Student, c/o 2024 Lincoln Memorial DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Meet Chinelo >
  • Adjunct Instructor Dominican University
Meet Amy >

Ali Alnajrani

Alumni, Students / Peers
Meet Ali >

Hilda Alvarez Rodriguez

Alumni, Students / Peers
  • Transitions Program Mentor Dominican University
Meet Hilda >

Lisa Amoroso

Alumni, Faculty
  • Board of Directors, Workshop Leader IMPACT Chicago
Meet Lisa >
  • Digital Marketing Manager Western Industrial Parts Inc
Meet Hannah Nicole >
  • Pricing Analyst Sprouts Farmers Market
Meet Ardella >

Contact & Location

(708) 524-6786

Lewis Hall
Suite 216

River Forest, IL 60305

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 4:30 pm