Handshake

The Office of Career Development has launched Handshake, which is our online job posting system. Alumni can use this tool for free, to explore jobs, register to attend career fairs, and network with other alumni and employers in your field. If you are an alumnus and wish to have a Handshake account, visit the handshake resources link for instructions on how to create your Handshake account.

The Perfect Job Search

The Perfect Job Search is an additional online job search program and career resource center. It also offers self-paced learning modules that address vital steps of the career transition and job search process. In order to access The Perfect Job Search is free of charge, please contact the Office of Career Development at at career@roosevelt.edu or at 312-341-3560 for your special coupon code. 

Career Counseling

Resources and services available to alumni include:

As part of the University’s response to the impact of COVID-19, The Office of Career Development has transitioned to a virtual office. Counseling sessions are currently being conducted via phone or Zoom video conferencing. Alumni can schedule a virtual appointment with a career counselor by emailing us at career@roosevelt.edu, or leave us a voice mail with your contact info at 312-341-3560. 

If you would like to make an appointment to meet with a career counselor or have questions, please call us at 312-341-3560.

Additional Resources

Career One Stop

The Career One Stop facilitates the job searches and career transitions through training, support and fellowship. They provide clients with the following services:

  • Assessments
  • Profiles and planning
  • Training options

Virtual Career Services

The Career Development Office and the Office of Alumni Relations offers digital professional development and career-focused webinars. Alumni are welcome to attend any of our workshops. Check them out through

Alumni Involvement

Career Development seeks to build relationships with Roosevelt alumni to support current students.  We want you to remain connected to the university through strong networks and excellent learning opportunities for students.  Partnership opportunities include:

Please contact us if you are interested in connecting with Roosevelt students and continuing to strengthen the Roosevelt community!