The UIC Business Career Center is open virtually with all resources available to you, including advising, workshops, job and internship opportunities, career fairs, and more.

Our team of experienced career coaches are here to help you learn the skills that you need to find the right business career. We help you translate your classroom experiences to the workplace.

UICcareers.com is the Business Career Center’s online career resource exclusively for UIC Business students.

Other UIC career centers use the Handshake job board. UIC Business students have double the opportunities because you have access to both UICcareers.com and Handshake.

Virtual Front Desk

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Phone: (312) 996-5139
  • Live Chat (hours vary): Login to UICcareers.com and click “Chat with Advisor”
  • Email: bcc@uic.edu
  • Zoom: Monday – Friday (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

Career Coaches

Career Coaches are available to meet by phone and zoom for the following services:

  • Career Exploration
  • Resume Review
  • Mock Interview
  • Internship and Job Search Strategies

Login to UICcareers.com and click “Counseling Appointment” to schedule an appointment

Virtual Resume Review

  • Undergraduate Students: Submit your MS Word document by email and get feedback from a Career Coach within 1-2 business days: resume@uic.edu
  • Graduate Students: Schedule an appointment with Ginger Lacy for a personalized resume review tailored to your career plans.

Upcoming Events

Career Tools

Explore

Career coaches offer exploration, planning and career tools to prepare students for internship and post-graduate employment.
  • Career Coaching

    Meet with a career coach for 1:1 advising on your career path. Our career coaches help students with career exploration, planning and preparation.

  • Exploring Careers in Business

    Each business major has a variety of career options to choose from. UIC Business academic advisors and career coaches deliver joint presentations designed to guide students through the selection of a major, career exploration and planning. Key faculty are invited to speak about various career options.

  • Career Action Plan

    Students develop a Career Action Plan through a series of stages including career assessment, exploration, reflection and the written articulation of career goals.

Engage

Students engage with professionals from the Chicago Business Community for career advice, planning and the preparation of career tools.

Experience

Companies recruit on campus for internship, entry-level and experienced hire positions. All opportunities are made available to students through UICcareers.com. Branding days, information sessions and careers fairs allow recruiters and hiring managers to select students for interviews directly.

Attend a Virtual Career Fair and Get Hired

The Business Career Center hosts a variety of job and internship fairs, welcoming top employers from Chicago and beyond seeking full-time hires and interns from UIC Business. Discover exciting opportunities and register for our career fairs and events on UICcareers.com. UIC Business students can double their opportunities to connect with employers by using Handshake to register for other career fairs and events at UIC.

Register for career fairs and events

Meet The Team

UIC Business Career Center

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