While our office is physically closed, our Student Employment staff is available remotely and ready to assist, so please call 312-996-3130 or email, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm.

Requisition Forms and Virtual Appointments/Drop-In Advising/Walk-Ins

HR Student Employee Requisition Forms and processing is currently being handled at the college/employing department level.


Virtual Appointments for Job, Location, and Development (JLD) Program 

Please fill out a JLD Interest Form to schedule an appointment. The JLD coordinator is available through email, online conferencing, or phone to discuss any career related questions. If you have any questions, contact Sandy Le at


Virtual Drop-In Advising

Got a quick question or need a resume review? Drop by during our Zoom drop-in advising! We want to assure our students that we are available during these times to assist with anything you may need. Please be aware that these will be short 10-15 minute sessions – an advisor may need to schedule a longer appointment if you have a lot of questions to be answered.

Join the Zoom link below anytime on Thursdays, 1PM-3PM CST. You will be entered into a waiting room and the advisor will let you in for a 1:1 session.

Join with Zoom
When: Thursdays, 1PM-3PM CST
Meeting ID: 951 6451 6282
Password: SEO2100! (If you’re joining by phone, use “461034”)

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Virtual Walk-Ins

At any time throughout the day, if you are interested in a review of your resume, cover letter, or other job search related documents, or if you have general career- related questions, please email Sandy Le at and your email will be answered as soon as possible during the hours 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday.  Please attach the document to be reviewed as well.

We are moving to Handshake!


UIC is officially a Handshake school!

All students should have received an email today to activate their accounts at


  • All students in all majors will be able to access Handshake – you must use your UIC email to activate your account.
  • Student Employment positions will be exclusively posted on Handshake for fall hiring starting July 1.
  • If you have resumes and documents uploaded to your UIC Careers account that you don’t have on file somewhere else, you might want to make sure that you have a back-up copy that you can upload to Handshake. Non-business majors will be deactivated on UIC Careers in mid-July
  • Students in the College of Business will continue to maintain accounts in UIC Careers on the request of the Business Career Center for access to business related full time jobs and internships. Business Students will have accounts in Handshake as well in order to access on-campus positions and non-business related jobs and internships. COB students should contact the for further assistance with UIC Careers from this point forward.

Who We Are

We are a centralized service that offers assistance to UIC students, departments and off-campus employers. Such employment not only provides students with a means of earning money, it also provides students an opportunity to develop new skills and positive work habits which will ensure professional success. Students are expected to consistently execute job responsibilities in a satisfactory manner. In addition, we sponsor various job fairs throughout the year and a series of career development workshops.


Our mission is to enhance student learning and meet departmental student employment needs by providing meaningful work experiences.

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