Here is a suggested timeline for undergraduate students, for keeping the pressure low and the potential for career success high.

How SCS Career Services Can Help You

Whatever your career needs, Career Services can support you throughout your academic career, from your first year to your last. We can help you to assess your skills, interests, values, and experiences as they relate to your long-range goals, and support you in your search. Being able to talk about yourself and about your strengths can be essential in networking, interviewing, and successfully landing the opportunity that matches your long-term goals. We can assist you in your search and help you to prepare your resume, practice your interviewing skills, and help you in negotiating your offer. Visit the About page for a list of services.

Preparing to look for a full-time job or internship can be very time consuming.  Use the Academic Advising time management calculator to help carve out job search time in your busy schedule.

Trouble using Handshake @ Illinois for your job search?  Watch these short training videos to learn how to search for jobs/internships and how to save those searches.