Ways to Get Involved
Now that you're part of our vast alumni network, we hope you are inspired to reconnect and stay connected with UIC Business. Whether you are looking to engage with fellow alumni, connect with students, or volunteer, there are many ways to get involved. Below are opportunities on- and off-campus to reconnect with the UIC Business community.
Your involvement makes a difference for UIC Business students!
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities Heading link
UIC Connected: Virtual Networking Platform Heading link
UIC alumni can access UIC Connected, an exclusive virtual network to connect and network with fellow alumni, current students and promote career growth. Register now to build your profile. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business Career Center Opportunities Heading link
The UIC Business Career Center hosts programs to engage students with the Chicago business community. We need our amazing alumni’s involvement to promote the success of these programs.
Volunteer to be a featured guest during our Alumni 4U series. Students are invited to a virtual Zoom session to ask our featured guests questions about their career paths, experiences as a student, and advice for being successful post graduation.
The goal of these sessions is to provide students with an opportunity to learn about different career tracks and insight into conducting informational interviews.
Donate to the UIC Business Career Closet
The UIC Business Career Closet is now open for donations. The goal is to provide all UIC Business students with access to new and gently used business attire for career fairs, interviews, internships. We are asking staff, faculty and alumni for donations of gently used business attire.
Post an Internship or Job
Are you or your employer looking for intern or entry-level job candidates? If so, recruit with UIC Business. Learn more about how to communicate your employment opportunity with our students.
Hire UIC students for internships or full-time positions and/or introduce us to other organizations that have hiring needs. Heading link
Serve as a mentor to UIC Business undergraduate students meeting in-person or virtually periodically throughout the year to share your UIC Business and/or career experiences, industry expertise, and guidance.
Serve as a Speaker
Speak about your UIC Business and/or career experiences or share industry expertise with audiences of students and/or alumni.
Sponsor or Judge a Case Competition
Opportunities exist from September – April
Serve as a Judge at the Student Research Forum
Assess university-wide undergraduate, graduate, and professional students’ research from all disciplines. These students will present their work one-on-one to you during this three-hour session, followed by an awards ceremony. A great way to meet star students and see fascinating projects.