The Engineering Career Center (ECC) provides helpful resources specifically geared toward UIC College of Engineering students and alumni for successfully securing internships, co-ops and jobs. The Engineering Career Center provides virtual and in-person advising services. The office is open from 9am-5pm and offers walk-in advising from 10am-4pm, Monday – Friday.
Thank you for Attending the Fall 2021 Career Fair!
Over 150 employers attended the Fall 2021 Engineering & Computer Science Career Fair!
If you attended the fair, now is the time to follow-up on all of the connections you made. Make sure to have your LinkedIn profile updated before you start messaging employers. Check out our tips for your LinkedIn profile and visit our Following Up page to see examples of follow-up email messages, LinkedIn connection messages, and interview thank you notes.
Please save the date for the Spring 2022 Engineering & Computer Science Career Fair! All UIC engineering and computer science students and alumni are invited to attend.
Day 1: February 2, 2022 | Time: TBD (Central Time)
Day 2: February 3, 2022 | Time: TBD (Central Time)
Career Services for Fall 2021
The Engineering Career Center (ECC) is providing virtual and in-person services for the Fall 2021 semester. Students can request advising appointments, attend virtual recruitment events, and apply for positions online via UIC’s job and internship platform Handshake.
All students are expected to WEAR A MASK that is tight-fitting and covers both the mouth and nose when inside any building at UIC including classrooms, regardless of vaccination status. Read more about UIC’s COVID Safety guidance here.
Request an Appointment Students can request advising appointments for resume reviews, interview prep, offer negotiation, and more via Handshake.
Virtual Recruitment Events are updated frequently on our events page.
Office Hours The office is open from 9am-5pm and offers walk-in advising from 10am-4pm, Monday – Friday. All students who visit the Engineering Career Center in person are expected to WEAR A MASK that is tight-fitting and covers both the mouth and nose, regardless of vaccination status.
ECC Website Available 24/7
Find job and internship search boards online, tips for LinkedIn, practice interview questions, and more in the “Career Tools” tab.