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

Funding Available for Summer Internships!

Through Dominican University’s Title V PA2 grant, funding is available for current undergraduate students in unpaid internships at nonprofit organizations. Internships must occur between May and August of 2024. To see the terms of funding and apply, complete the application …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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The Office of Career Programs and Employer Relations is expanding DU’s award-winning Career and Vocation program.

The Office of Career Programs and Employer Relations is expanding DU’s award-winning Career and Vocation program. Aligning with DU’s strategic plan, this represents a significant advancement in our dedication to providing comprehensive support to our students as they navigate their …

By Jennifer Heard
Jennifer Heard Project Assistant
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Career Programs Highlighted at the Chicago Career Professionals Network

Career Programs director of career curriculum and employer relations, Kathy Meisinger, presented to the Chicago Career Professionals Network (CCPN) on March 19, 2024. Her talk outlined the innovative work in Career Programs, student outcomes, and advice for other institutions wanting …

By Yasmin Silva
Yasmin Silva
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DU’s Spring 2024 Career Fair

Dominican University held its Spring 2024 Career Fair on Thursday, February 29th. The fair had a record turnout with more than 360 students and 33 employers in attendance. The Office of Career Programs & Employer Relations would like to thank …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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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 >
  • Research & Learning Librarian Loyola University Chicago Libraries
Meet Annette >

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 >

Contact & Location

Phone
(708) 524-6786
Address

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