Monday, April 17, 2017

(Dis)Ability Awareness Day April 19

Don't miss (Dis)Ability Awareness Day on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
There will be presentations and breakout sessions on

--Disability Activism, room B146
--TRIO resources for students, room FAC107
--Sign Language Tutorial, room FAC202

Lunch will be served at 11:30 am

A disability art exhibit by the NEIU Chicago Art Association will be included.

Date: April 19, 2017
Time 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
 Location: Golden Eagle, SU 103

Click here for flyer

College of Business & Management Job & Internship Fair

Employers will be on our campus on Tuesday, April 18 to recruit students and alumni for jobs and internships.  All students are welcome. Remember to dress professionally and bring copies of your resume.  
Even if you are not ready to apply now, this is a great opportunity to start preparing by networking with recruiters and learning about upcoming job openings and requirements.
Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Time: 12-3 pm
Location: NEIU - Alumni Hall

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Nest Student Housing Scholarship Available

All students who plan to live in the Nest during the upcoming academic year are encouraged to apply for the Nest Student Housing Scholarship
The deadline to apply is April 21.
To apply, click on the following link:

Monday, April 10, 2017

25th Annual Student Research/Creative Activities Symposium

Please join us for the NEIU 25th Annual Student Research& Creative Activities Symposium to be held on Friday, April 14, 2017. One hundred sixty-five student projects will be presented with over 280 students participating as Presenters and Co-authors.

To review a PDF copy of the Symposium’s program, please click on SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM-2017.

We hope that you will attend the Symposium. This is not only an opportunity for presenters but also for other students to gain interest in conducting research and creative activities.

Free Mock Interviews at Career Development Center

The Career Development Center is sponsoring walk-in Mock Interview Days on:

   ThursdayApril 20
   WednesdayApril 26 

Walk-in any time between the hours of 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m. for a practice interview with a career advisor.
  • Practice your interview skills
  • Gain Confidence
  • Receive insightful feedback
  • Video recording available upon request
A great interview is vital to obtaining an internship or job. Preparation is Key! See you on April 13, 20, or 26, 2017. No appointment necessary.

For more information contact the Career Development Center, B-119 at 773-442-4680 or at

Resume and Job Interview Help

Katie Vossen from Aerotek will be here Wed., April 19 Katie offers mock interviews, advice on resumes, and answers to questions about the job search for students in the natural sciences.

To participate: E-MAIL TAMMI DOBBINS ( with your availability between 11 and 3 on 4/19.

A 20 minute session with Katie Vossen will be assigned ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis.

Questions? Contact the Student Center for Science Engagement
BBH 235

Register for classes!!!
Remember that registration is open for summer and fall classes.  Register now to get the classes that you want!

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thinking about graduate school?

If you’re interested in mastering a discipline, conducting research, or formalizing skills you may already be learning on the job, graduate education at Northeastern is a great investment. A graduate degree or certificate makes you a more competitive candidate in the job market and significantly increases your lifetime earning potential.

Graduate Open House
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 6-8 p.m.
Alumni Hall, Student Union
Northeastern Illinois University

Free parking on the 5th floor of the Parking Facility.

Speak to faculty and advisors from more than 50 graduate programs in business, education, liberal and fine arts, and physical and social sciences.

Learn about financial aid, scholarship and graduate assistantship opportunities. Hear first-hand from current graduate students. Find out how to apply for admission to begin as early as Fall 2017.
Please register here if you plan to attend, and feel free to email us at or call us at (773) 442-6001 with any questions.

We are looking forward to seeing you!

College of Graduate Studies and Research