Enhance Your Career

Career Services staff members are dedicated to assisting alumni in developing and maintaining skills that will benefit the unique needs of today's employer. If you want to meet with a career coach in your respective industry area, you can do so on the Career Coaches page

All services provided to alumni job-seekers, with the exception of certain career assessment tests, are free of charge.

We can provide you:

University Tools and Online Resources

Graduate Placement Survey

Job placement information impacts the improvements Career Services makes for services and programming, and provides a frame of reference for current and future students seeking connections with professionals in their field. Furthermore, generating data on successful job placement increases the value of your degree now and in the future.

The Bridge

The Bridge is a digital community of alumni, students, and faculty who can connect about topics and areas of interest. The Bridge features communities where alumni can meet other alumni of common interests. By joining The Bridge, you connect with other alumni who share your passion and are willing to speak with you about your career.


This is Illinois Tech’s online recruitment database. View hundreds of job openings, upload your résumé, and sign up for on-campus interviews. Log in to your Handshake account today to check them out.


Use CareerShift to search for jobs posted on multiple websites and access in-depth information about companies of interest, including employee contact information. CareerShift is not a service that is open to the public and requires an access code to sign up. Email Career Services or call our office for this information.


Are you interested in pursuing a career outside the United States? This website offers detailed, country-specific information, shows international career trends, and explains visa regulations for each country. Because this service is not open to the public, please access GoinGlobal by contacting Career Services.

Career Advising

Career coaches are available to assist you with career advice such as enhancements to your résumé and cover letter, preparing for an interview, and making a career transition. Make an appointment in Handshake, email Career Services, or call our office for an appointment.

Professional Development Workshops and Webinars

The Illinois Tech Alumni Association and Career Services hosts workshops and webinars throughout the year to assist you in various stages of your career such as consulting, project management, leadership, career transitions, entrepreneurial assistance, and more. View past events on the Office of Advancement website. For information on upcoming events, check the calendar or browse events in Handshake.

Graduate School

Illinois Tech offers a wide range of resources to assist students and alumni in their decision to consider various graduate school options and to navigate the preparation and application processes.

Network with Fellow Alumni and Meet Employers

  • Career fairs and Career Connections
  • Networking events with companies and organizations
  • Informational Employer Spotlight sessions on campus
  • Sponsored game nights in The Bog
  • Career Crash Course Alumni Networking Event
  • Join the Alumni Network