Job Search Tips

Seeking out and securing a position after graduation can be a daunting task for many. By planning and preparing for life after UChicago you can take charge of the process. Below are a few strategies to get your career off to a positive start.


  • Read the digest for career and internship opportunities
  • Develop your network
  • Ramp up your online presence in a positive way
  • Conduct informational interviews
  • Utilize the UChicago Alumni Directory
  • Start preparing the interview process with practice
  • Polish your elevator pitch
  • Get your resume in order
  • Learn how to tailor your cover letters
  • Organize your job search

Visit the Job Search section for organization information and job search  and employer resources.