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    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
      1/29/2018 - 2/1/2018
    • Diversity Center, Student Life Building (SLB), Room 22

    The UIS Professional Clothing Closet, operated by the Career Development Center, provides access to FREE professional and business casual attire to students for a wide variety of events such as career fairs, interviews, internships, and conferences. Walk-in hours are Monday and Wednesday 2-5pm, Tuesday and Thursday 3-5pm.

    • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • JCPenney 1201 South Dirksen Pkwy Springfield, IL

    Update and add to your professional wardrobe at a special discounted rate.

    • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
    • 225A Ballroom Meeting Room, Student Union

    Hear from a panel of employers how to make a great first impression at the Career Connections Expo! Panelists participating include representatives from: MSF&W, Walgreens, SIU School of Medicine, 4-H & Illinois Office of the Auditor General.

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB) 50

    Learn how to make the most of your Career Connections Expo experience. The seminar will cover how to: - Navigate the career expo. - Prepare your resume and cover letter. - Dress for success. - Create your "30-second elevator pitch." Plus much more! *Students register to participate online or in-person in CareerConnect under "Events"

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • The Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC)

    A special networking event for UIS Faculty & Staff to connect with employers who are registered for the annual Career Connections Expo. Join us at 10am, prior to the start of the expo, for refreshments and refreshing conversation.

    • 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
    • The Recreation and Athletic Center - TRAC

    Make career connections with over 120 employers and learn about potential internship and job opportunities. Build your professional network at this event! Learn more at:

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
    • PAC F

    Learn more about how to apply for opportunities with the State of Illinois and about career opportunities with the Illinois Department of Revenue.

    • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • UIS Student Union, Central Ballroom

    Come have some fun while learning about setting $MART savings goals. The University of Illinois Student Money Management Center will be co-hosting a Paint a Pig party with UIS Career Development Center and the Illinois Division of Banking to celebrate the annual University of Illinois Saves Campaign.

    • 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
    • UHB Lobby

    Connect with a representative from Weed Man Lawn Care and learn more about their part-time job opportunities.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Public Affairs Center (PAC) Conference Room G

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB) Room 50

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB) Room 50

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB) Room 50

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Student Union Ballroom

    Child and Family Advocacy Career Day Wednesday, April 18th 3:00 PM-5:00 PM Student Union Ball Room Enter to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card when you attend the event!

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
    • PAC C/D

    Join U.S. Department of State Diplomat in Residence for the Midwest Melissa Martinez On April 20, 2018 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM CST at UIS’s Public Affairs Center (PAC) room C/D to learn what steps you need to take to work on the forefront of diplomacy.

    • 2:00 - 4:30 pm
    • Student Leadership Center Conference Room - Student Union

    Learn how to apply for positions in both State Government and Federal Government on Tuesday, April 24th from 2:00-4:30 PM CST in the Student Leadership Center Conference Room in the UIS Student Union.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB) Room 50

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • IPHA 223 S. Third St., Springfield, IL

    Travel with the Career Development Center to the Illinois Public Health Association on Friday, April 27, 2018 - Career Immersion program will run from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
      5/7/2018 - 5/11/2018
    • UIS Student Union Parking Lot

    If you have extra items that you don't want to take home, then donate to Go Green Go Home! Residence Life will be in the Student Union Parking lot every day this week, Monday through Friday, from 11am to 2pm. They are accepting: clothes, linens, pots and pans, none perishable food, electronics and so much more! Please be sure to wash all items before donating!

    • 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    • Student Union, Student Leadership Center

    Stop by for some DIY fun. We’ll be making lamps, jewelry, flower pens, and pillows to accessorize your body, decorate your room, and showcase your unique style. Leave with your original creations, an info card about the Career Pathfinder program, and a sweet. Sponsored by the Career Development Center. UIS students may enter to win a $50 gift card for the UIS Bookstore.

    • 2:00 - 4:00 pm
      8/27/2018 - 8/28/2018
    • Student Affairs Building (SAB), Room 50

    Students may drop-in or call-in to receive a critique or assistance with building their resumes or cover letters. Also, get helped in using UIS CareerConnect and finding relevant career resources. UIS students may enter to win a $50 gift card for the UIS Bookstore.

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • UIS Quad and Colonnade

    Stop by our info table to get some free goodies, cookies, and info on what the Career Development Center has to offer. UIS student may enter to win a $50 gift card for the UIS Bookstore.

    • 3:00 - 5:30 pm
    • Student Union Ballroom

    Make plans to attend the Foot in the Door Fair on Thursday, August 30th! Learn about part-time job, internship, and volunteer opportunities! UIS students may enter to win a $50 gift card for the UIS Bookstore.

    • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • University Hall Building Lobby

    Learn more about Peace Corps! Stop by an information table in the UHB ground floor lobby on Friday, August 31st from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

    • 12:00 - 2:00 pm
    • UHB 1st Floor Lobby

    Connect with Field Organizer Hannah Leibson to learn more about the Fall Field Fellow Opportunity from 12-2pm in UHB 1st Floor Lobby on Tuesday, September 4th!

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • Student Union Ballroom

    Join us at the Meet & Eat! Student & Alumni Networking Event on Monday, October 1st! Make connections. Brush up on networking & professional etiquette. Enjoy delicious mocktails & hors-d'oeuvres. Register to attend and be entered to win a $25 Starbucks gift card for a professional meet-up. (2 prizes each for undergraduate and graduate students)

    • 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
    • Springfield, IL and Chicago, IL

    Are you considering graduate or professional school? Would you like a FREE trip to Chicago? Then mark your calendar for Friday, 10/5/18! The UIS Career Development Center is going to Chicago for the UIC Graduate and Professional School Fair. This is a great opportunity to talk with 100+ program reps and get info on how on how to apply and the admissions requirements.

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • UHB 1st Floor Lobby

    Looking for a part-time job? Connect with a recruiter from Macy's and learn about seasonal part-time opportunities!

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Online or On-campus in SAB 50

    COPLAC VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR - October 25th - Join this Live Online Event! All Majors invited. Open to students and alumni. Full-time, Part-time, & Internship positions available. Attend the Fair from Anywhere. Cosponsored by the UIS Career Development Center.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Student Union, 225A/226B

    Interested in a Career in Public Service? Attend the State of Illinois Job Application Workshop! Friday, October 26, 1:00-3:00pm Student Union, 225A/226B

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • GSSS Student Lounge – SLB Room 22

    We’ll play the “Who You Are Matters” board game while exploring personal qualities, strengths, desires, and more.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Student Union, Second Floor, 222C/223D

    Learn techniques to help you stand out during an interview and what to avoid before and after the interview. Co-facilitated by the UIS Career Development Center and the UIS Office of Human Resources for National Career Development Month 2018.

    • 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
    • Public Affairs Center

    The Career Bytes Conference will be held on Friday, November 9, 2018, starting with an engaging keynote from UIS Alum - Tejesh Morla. Learn more about the event at: Career Bytes Conference Friday, November 9th, 2018 - View Event Website Prepare – Connect – Succeed This is the theme of the thir