Get a Job!

PAID, Off-Campus Positions Related to Your Major/Career Goal

Employers want to see experience on your resume, so how do you get it?

Check out the Job Location and Development Program (JLD) through the UIC Student Employment Office!

JLD connects UIC students from ALL majors to PAID part-time, off-campus positions related to their major or career goals. Monica, the JLD Coordinator, works closely with employers to recruit highly qualified students.

Benefits for YOU

  • The opportunity to work in part-time positions that develop transferable skills and enhance professionalism
  • Access to in-person coaching on resumes, cover letters, job searching, interview strategies and follow-up
  • Full access to, including the Internship section
  • Access to a broad array of positions, such as Marketing & Business Development Intern, College Financial Representative, Process Improvement Intern, Application Developer Intern, Data Entry Consultant, Agent Assistant, and IT Intern
  • The opportunity to work for a wide range of employers, including recent examples like State Farm, Chase Bank, The Field Museum, WGN, Northwestern Mutual, and Children’s Memorial Hospital

Job Location and Development Program

Our JLD Coordinator, Monica, is here to help you advance your career (and make some money too!)

Requirements to Participate

You must be a U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident, be registered for at least 6 credit hours, and have at least two semesters left at UIC

To Get Started

Just stop by the UIC Student Employment Office in SSB 2100 to fill out an application and find out more! Check our website for hours: