Career Services

Everyone’s career path is different. We're here to help you with yours. The Office of Career Services at Roosevelt University is the centralized career office on campus serving undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni. Take advantage of our powerful resources and knowledgeable staff here to support you on your career journey. We offer one-on-one career advising, career readiness programs, and events that connect you with opportunities.

Contact Career Services
312-341-3560 |
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Career Advising 

Connect with us on-campus or virtually for one-on-one career support. We are here to guide students and alumni with exploring career pathways, preparing for a job search or applying to grad school. Get your resume reviewed, practice interview questions, create a LinkedIn profile, and more.

You can schedule an appointment with Career Services through Handshake, email at, or by phone at 312-341-3560.

Need help with Handshake?

View the Handshake Guide for Students or contact Career Services with any Handshake login issues.

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Lakers Career Launch

Career readiness program open to all RU undergraduate and graduate students. Participants – who we call Launchers- participate in programming, workshops, and career-related events to gain the tools and confidence to achieve their career goals. Learn more and apply to be Launcher today!

Presentation Workshop

Career Services Advisors can visit your class, student org, or campus office to offer a workshop on various topics. We request at least two weeks advance notice for a presentation request.

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Workshop & Events

Preparing for a rewarding career takes time. Our on-campus and virtual events are designed to help students and alumni prepare for a rewarding career throughout their college experience and beyond. Explore careers, build skills, and connect with alumni through our meaningful opportunities.

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Career Resources

Check out our available resources for job searching and beyond. Whether your exploring careers or need resume tips, we’ve got you covered!

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Jobs and Internships

Handshake is your one-stop connection to search for jobs, internships and events with Roosevelt’s employer partners. All students are assigned a Handshake account and can login with their NetID. View the Handshake Guide for Students to get started.

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Student Employment

Working on campus is a great way to gain skills and experience while in school. RU hires students to work in various offices and departments across the campus, from the admissions office to the fitness center. Students who are interested in on-campus employment can search, locate, and apply to positions on Handshake.

For Employers: Recruit at Roosevelt University