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Career Advising

The future is bright — let us guide you.

Not sure what the future holds? Need support along the way? That’s exactly where we come in. Whether you’re a freshman or an alumnus, it’s never too early (or too late) to utilize our services.

If you are a current student or you graduated within the past year, we have two types of advising to help you, depending on your needs and timeframe. If you are an alumnus who graduated more than a year ago, please review our alumni career services offerings.

  • Meet with a Career Advisor

    Career Advising

    Career advisors can help with:

    • - Understanding your interests, skills and passions
    • - Identifying career options and trends in a particular field
    • - Deciding whether to attend graduate school
    • - Preparing for interviews and developing a resume
    • - Negotiating a compensation package
    • - Making a career change
    • - Helping you navigate the Career Roadmap

    Request an appointment via Handshake or
    Call  Loop: (312) 362-8437 or Lincoln Park: (773) 325-7431

    Choose an advisor based on your college and contact the front desk to set up an appointment. Don’t forget to read our advising policies!

  • Talk to a Peer Advisor

    Peer Advising

    Peer advisors can help with:

    • - Figuring out where to start
    • - Resume & cover letter best practices and reviews
    • - Interviewing tips

    Walk-in five days a week at both campuses
    Monday - Thursday : 9:00am - 4:45pm
    Fridays : 9:00am - 4:30pm
    You can also visit us on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 - 5:00pm at the Learning Commons in Lincoln Park and from 4:00 - 5:30pm on the 8th floor of the DePaul Center in the Loop.

    Advising: SAC 192 and DPC 9500
    Front desk: (773) 325-7431
    Instant chat: Check the chat box for availability.