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DePaul students don’t just talk about theory—they live it. Educated in the heart of Chicago, students are prepared for the world and ready to embrace the workplace when they graduate. 

Here at DePaul, we have the great honor of being tied to all that Chicago has to offer, including its incredible businesses that partner with us. Employers in Chicago and across the globe have shared with us that because of the practical, hands-on education DePaul students receive, they are prepared and ready to work. Connect with talented and passionate students, and build your brand on the DePaul campus today.

Your Recruitment Strategy

We have a team of dedicated industry experts on our Employer Engagement team who are here to serve employer partners in developing an on and off-campus recruiting strategy that is tailored to the unique employment needs of each company and industry through our Career Communities. Our staff strives to understand your organization’s culture, mission and goals in order to help maximize recruiting efforts. Explore the many ways to engage with DePaul.  We’d love to hear from you today! Give us a call at 312-362-5201.

Why DePaul Students?

1. Distinctively diverse

Our students come from all 50 states and 87 countries. Of the 23,000+ students enrolled in fall 2015, 35% were students of color.

2. Academically excellent, market-responsive education

DePaul is the nation's largest Catholic university. We offer nearly 300 undergraduate majors and graduate programs.

3. Chicago is our Classroom

DePaul students live, learn and work in a uniquely urban setting. The city of Chicago is our classroom, providing our students with rich, hands-on learning opportunities.

4. Top entrepreneurial programs

DePaul’s undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs ranked among the country’s 25 best for entrepreneurship education by Entrepreneur magazine (2015).

5. Inspired to change the world

Students dedicate over 500,000 hours to service annually. Our focus on community-based service learning exposes students to the world at large.

6. Supported by a vast alumni network

DePaul prides itself on having 170,000+ alumni in its network. Over 100,000 alumni are in the Chicago metro area. Our alumni reside all over Chicago, and the world.

7. Shaping health care education

Due to DePaul's alliance with Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, we are able to offer one of the most versatile health science programs in the Midwest.

8. Art and technology intersect

Animation Career Review ranked the College of Computing and Digital Media’s animation program 16th in the country and third in the Midwest; the game design program ranked 16th in the nation (2016).

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Employer Engagement
1 E Jackson Blvd, Suite 9500

P: 312-362-5201

E: recruitstudents@depaul.edu