Parents & Families

Even before your student arrives on campus, Career Advancement is here to support their success. We work closely with students throughout their time at UChicago to help them secure their top-choice jobs, graduate programs, and other post-grad opportunities.

Explore this page to learn more about how UChicago prepares your student for a fulfilling career!

Your Student's Roadmap to Success

To help your student achieve their goals, UChicago uses a four-part roadmap:

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Parent Resources

Newsletters and Social Media

Parent Volunteer Opportunities

Visit this page to explore all volunteer opportunities.

Upcoming Student Events

Use the Career Advancement calendar to stay up-to-date on major events and programs. New Odyssey families can learn more about opportunities for their student on the Odyssey First Year Career Calendar and the goal setting guide.

Students can log in to UChicago Handshake to view all upcoming events!


To learn more about Career Advancement, parents are welcome to contact Sophie Wingland at