UIC Student Employment Office
Student Services Building,
1200 West Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607-3344
Phone: (312) 996-3130
Fax: (312) 413-7944
M-F : 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
National Student Employment Week was established to increase public awareness of, and recognize students who work while attending college. This year it will be held during the week of April 11-15, 2016. For the past twenty-three years, in conjunction with the National Student Employment Association, UIC has celebrated National Student Employment Week.
Please click here to see the WINNERS for 2015.
The following will be held throughout the week:
During this week, come see us at our booths in the SCE West Concourse to participate in our various contests including a TRIVIA, PENNY and CROSSWORD CONTEST
UIC students can submit a 500 word essay on the "Importance of a Part-time Job" and how their position has impacted their lives. All entries must include a cover sheet. Deadline for submission: Wednesday, March 2, 2016, by 5:00pm.
Internship: Jump Start Your Career Workshop
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
3:30pm-5:00pm SCE, Cardinal Room
Looking for an Internship? Come to this interactive workshop and learn about the value of an internship.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
3:30pm-5:00pm SCE, Room 302
Be prepared by getting started on your resume! Whether you are actively pursuing a job or haven’t started looking yet, come to this interactive workshop and walk out with the start of a resume in hand.
Essential Interview Tips Workshop
Thursday, April 14, 2016
3:30pm-5:00pm SCE, White Oak AB
Not getting hired? Come to this interactive workshop to learn how to avoid the common mistakes students make!
Departments can nominate student employees based on their exceptional work performance. Five students will be selected. Each winner will receive a monetary prize. The deadline to submit a nomination form is Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 5:00pm. All nominations forms must have a cover sheet attached.
Student Employment Supervisors please submit sweet sentiments here by Wednesday, March 30, 2016, by 5:00pm. Free of charge for departments. Your sweet sentiments will be published on the National Student Employment Week publication and various social media outlets.
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