Hundreds of summer opportunities await you the moment you set foot on campus after winter beak.
The following recruiting events from University Career Services are designed to help you explore your options, prepare to meet employers and introduce you to a variety of opportunities in all industries.
Career Fair Prep Workshop: Learn how to navigate a career fair just in time for the Winter Internship & Job Fair. Choose from two sessions: Tuesday, January 7 from 6-7 p.m. or Wednesday, January 8 from 4-5 p.m. at the UCS Office, 620 Lincoln St. Open to all Northwestern undergraduate and graduate students.
Express Advising Hours: Resume/cover letter review, general career/internship advice or last-minute career fair questions? No problem! UCS will hold all-day express advising hours at its office (620 Lincoln St.) and in its Express Advising Center (Main Library, 2nd Floor, Core) from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. starting Monday, January 6 through Friday, January 10. Appointments resume Monday, January 13. *Please note that there will be no express advising hours the day of the internship & job fair on Thursday, January 9.
Employer Information Sessions: Begin Tuesday, January 7. Learn more via CareerCat (Events > Info Sessions).
Winter Internship & Job Fair: This one-stop shop for internships, full-time jobs and more (with 80 employers from top companies and on-campus offices offering service, travel and experiential learning) has something for all undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni. Thursday, January 9 from 12-4 p.m. in Norris, 2nd Floor, with our LinkedIn Photo Booth from 12:30-2:30 p.m. (offered on a first-come, first-served basis). Dress in business professional attire, bring plenty of resumes and be ready to present your Wildcard. Find more information about the winter fair here and career fair prep tips here.
Your Competitive Edge: On-Campus Recruitment: Give yourself the competitive edge for On-Campus Recruitment! Gain insider knowledge about CareerCat, on-campus recruitment, and interviews from the Executive Director and the Director of Employer Recruiting and Engagement at University Career Services. Choose from two event times: Tuesday, January 14 at 1 p.m. or Thursday, January 16 at 4 p.m. at The Lincoln Interview Center at 630 Lincoln St. RSVP requested in CareerCat > Events > Workshops.
Mock Interviews with Northwestern Alumni: Practice interviewing one-on-one with Northwestern alumni who work in a variety of industries. Open to juniors and seniors. Wednesday, January 15 from 6-9 p.m. at The Lincoln Interview Center at 630 Lincoln St. Registration via CareerCat available in early January (required).
Mastering the Internship Case Interview: Pursuing an internship in consulting? Learn how to master the case interview process and walk through an actual case with NU alum and co-founder of College2Consulting (C2C), John Le. Open to all Northwestern undergraduate and graduate students. Tuesday, January 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the UCS Office, 620 Lincoln St. RSVP requested in CareerCat > Events > Workshops.
Mock Case Interviewing Program for Internships: Practice case interviewing one-on-one with a current NU senior who has accepted a job from a consulting firm. Open to freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Thursday, January 23 from 6:30-9 p.m. at The Lincoln Interview Center at 630 Lincoln St. Registration via CareerCat available in early January (required).
On-Campus Recruiting: Begins Tuesday, January 21 at The Lincoln Interview Center at 630 Lincoln St. Learn more about on-campus recruiting here.