Welcome to SCS Career Services

In addition to offering career advising, SCS Career Services works with the Northwestern University community and employers to provide opportunities and resources which promote the professional development of our students and alumni.

Career Advising

Career advising sessions take place with a student's academic adviser. The sessions can take place in-person, on the telephone, or via Adobe Connect. Students are encouraged to call 847-491-5612 to schedule a 30-minute to 1-hour session.

Career Fairs

For upcoming University career fairs, please visit the University Career Services Events & Programs page.


General Career Tools
Career One Stop
Occupational Outlook Handbook (research by industry, including economic outlook)

Northwestern University Career Tools
Career Insider*
Chicago Field Studies
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University Career Services

Northwestern University Career Services (UCS) is a centralized career services office on the Evanston campus that provides an extensive range of programming and resources to all Northwestern University degree-seeking undergraduate and graduate students. Recent alumni also have access to UCS Career Services six months post-graduation.

Information for Employers

SCS students and alumni are work-experienced professionals who are continuing thier education with the goal of advancing, changing, or starting their career. The link below will direct you to a detailed listing of our Graduate and Undergraduate degree programs, as well as our Professional Development and Post-baccalaureate Certificate programs.

View SCS Program Areas

There are several avenues through which your company can connect with our talented students and alumni. For more detail, or to explore additional avenues email

  • Hire an SCS student or alum
  • Attend a career or networking event with our students and faculty
  • Participate in on-campus interviewing
  • Post a job or internship opportunity
  • Develop your talent pipeline
  • Market your company to SCS students and alumni

Please review this link for a statement regarding unpaid internships.

Stay Connected

Subscribe to the SCS-Career Services listserv to receive all SCS Career Services job and internship postings.

Subscribe with your Northwestern University email by sending a message to Leave the subject line blank and type SUBSCRIBE SCS-CS [Your Name] (Example: SUBSCRIBE SCS-CS John Doe) in the body of the email.

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