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

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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Student Intern Receives Mulroy Award for Leadership

The Mulroy Award, named for Dorothy Reiner Mulroy ’31, is presented annually to a student who has shown outstanding academic achievement and leadership. This year the ward has been presented to Natalia Prato, a student with passion for education, justice …

By Jessica Flores
Jessica Flores Graduate Assistant
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Marketing Student Secures Job Following Senior Showcase

The first annual Senior Showcase, hosted by The Office of Career Programs and Employer Relations in December, turned out to be a worthwhile and rewarding experience for students like current senior Alexandra Derlaga.

Alexandra Derlaga, a Marketing major at Dominican …

By Angela Magnelli
Angela Magnelli
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Join ShopDU!

ShopDU is a one-stop-shop referral platform that DU students and alumnae can use to direct new traffic to their business websites. These businesses include various art, products, and services from brands and businesses all owned by Dominican University students and …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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Employer Sponsors

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Alumnae/i | Mentors

Laura (Deane) Devitt

Alumni, Faculty
  • Director, Programs Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
  • Research Specialist The Chartis Group
  • Sr. Occupational Therapist Rush
  • Medical Student, c/o 2024 Lincoln Memorial DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Adjunct Instructor Dominican University

Hilda Alvarez Rodriguez

Alumni, Students / Peers
  • Transitions Program Mentor Dominican University

Lisa Amoroso

Alumni, Faculty
  • Board of Directors, Workshop Leader IMPACT Chicago
  • Digital Marketing Manager Western Industrial Parts Inc
  • Pricing Analyst Sprouts Farmers Market
  • Cataloger Fountaindale Public Library District

Kamil Andrzejak

Alumni, Faculty
  • Supply Chain Operations Manager Fulton Market Group

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