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COVID-19 Career Resources

We know the world can seem like an overwhelming place at the moment. We are here to help. Below is a collection of  relevant resources and helpful links. Resources are updated and added bi-weekly so keep checking back for updates.

Who's Hiring?

500 Companies Hiring Right Now

Discover employers that are actively posting across Handshake to hire college students and recent graduates. Updated bi-weekly.

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Candor: National Hiring List

This list includes crowd-sourced information about what companies are hiring, in a freeze, having layoffs and more. It is hosted by and is entirely user generated.

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Career Center: Local Hiring List
Chicago Company List

Check out the 500 most recently posted jobs to DePaul's Handshake. These employers are looking to connect with DePaul students and alumni! This Google sheet will be updated periodically.

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Job & Internship Search Resources

Build Your Skills

Look for intersections between your interests and experience and the emerging or growing needs in the market. Once you have a sense of the fields and entry points that match your interests, continue to learn and build your skills through platforms like LinkedIn Learning (you have free access through DePaul), Coursera, Skillshare and FutureLearn.

Remote Work Resources

  • Handshake - Use the keyword “Remote” when searching opportunities

  • LinkedIn - Use the keyword “Remote” when searching opportunities

  • Flexjobs - Browse remote and flexible part- and full-time listings in 50+ career fields

  • Idealist - Social action focused jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities. Filter by “Remote” on the job search menu.

  • - Use the keyword “Remote” when searching opportunities

  • - Browse a variety of fields including HR, IT, Design and Customer Success

  • Skip the Drive - Browse a variety of fields including Health Care, Accounting, Sales and Consulting

  • Working Nomads - Browse a variety of fields including Education, Health Care, and Marketing

Advising & Events

The Career Center is ready to help. All of our online career resources are still available for use, including job search and application processes through Handshake.


Schedule a Zoom or phone advising appointment to review your resume, discuss your career pathways, prepare for an interview and more!

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Drop-In Coaching
Peer Coaching

Peer Career Coaches can review your resume or cover letter, provide general career guidance, and answer questions about Handshake, LinkedIn and other Career Center resources.

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Virtual Fairs & Events
Virtual Events

Check out our virtual fairs & events schedule, which includes programs designed to help you stay on top of your career goals, gain new skills and navigate the ever-changing job market.

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If you have questions or need additional help, please call us at 312-362-8437 or email We are actively monitoring our phone lines and responding to messages during this time.