Register for core courses with the assistance of your advisor. 

Book an appointment at the Career Programs & Employer Relations Office to get acquainted with the services and resources they offer. 

Attend at least one Employer Virtual Visit or event each semester to help you choose a major. 

Start a career information file or notebook to track your career development and job search activities over the next four years. 

Take the FOCUS 2 Assessment offered by the Career Programs & Employer Relations Office.

Sign up for Handshake and complete your profile to access job and internship postings. 

Explore your interests, abilities, and skills through your required academic courses. 

Discuss potential majors and careers with faculty, alumni, advisers, and career mentors. 

Join university and student organizations to gain future leadership opportunities. 

Gather information on internships, and summer jobs available through Handshake. 

Consider volunteer positions to enhance your resume. 

Begin building your professional wardrobe and take a professional headshot (Our suit-up closet and booth are located in Lewis 225). 

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