Career Advancement is the undergraduate career services office at the University of Chicago. We prepare College students and recent alumni to find fulfilling careers in their field of interest.
In addition, we partner with employers of all locations and industries, ranging from neighborhood nonprofits to multinational corporations, to connect them with UChicago talent.
Our goal is to help students, alumni, and employers reach their goals.
Career Advancement at a Glance
- 55+ team members ready to serve you
- 8 specialized pre-professional programs led by 20+ industry experts
- 6,800+ talented UChicago undergraduates
- Assigned career advisers for all first-year undergraduates
- 1,000+ employer partners supported by 15+ employer relations specialists
- 3,000 paid, substantive internships for UChicago students each year across 250+ cities in 50+ countries
- 50+ annual career treks to visit employers throughout the U.S. and around the world
- 11 “Career Exploration Week Programs” offered before Orientation to give new College students a head start on career planning
- 10 annual recruiting forums and competitions to help students build new skills and meet employers from across the globe
- 2 large-scale annual career fairs