Friday, February 10, 2017

Create Your Professional Development Plan!!

Set your calendars for this exciting and engaging workshop. 

On Tuesday, February 14th, the SCSE is offering its workshop on creating your Individual Professional Development Plan

Come and set one or more academic/career advancement goals for the coming year, such as improving studying skills, applying for internships, updating personal statements, doing informational interviews and/or learning about a career path. 

Light refreshments will be served. 

Free Food & Math Info 2/28

There will be FREE FOOD and an information session in the Mathematics Community Center (BBH 364) on 2/28/17 from 3 to 4:45pm. The purpose of this event is to increase awareness about the math resources and activities provided by the Mathematics Community Center.
This event is open to the entire NEIU community. 
Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about the center and our student math Peer Leaders!

National Internship Information Session 2/15

Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU) representatives from Washington, D.C., will be on NEIU campus Wednesday, February 15, 2016 from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm in B-159 (Pedroso Center)  

to answer questions about the National Internship Program for all majors. HACU offers paid internship opportunity to undergraduate or graduate students at accredited institutions in the U.S. seeking to graduate with career experience.

The HACU National Internship Program has been a premier student program for over 20 years, promoting diversity in the federal and corporate workforce. This informational session is being held in collaboration with the Career Development Center and the Angelina Pedroso Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs. All students, faculty and community are invited to attend.

For more information about this session contact NEIU Career Development Center at or call 773-442-4680.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Get The Most Out Of Financial Aid!!

The Northeastern Illinois University Financial Aid and Scholarships Office presents ... Shades of Green during the months of February, March and April!  

The collaboration and energy was so much fun implementing #EarlyFAFSA that the Financial Aid Office team wants to engage students again and again in demystifying meeting college costs!  

Try to attend one or all of the following events this semester:
Shades of Green Events in the Nest - 3:00pm until 4:00pm
Checking on My Financial Aid Status, Thursday, February 16, 2017 (correction)

It's Pi Day: Tracking Student Loan Indebtedness, Tuesday, March 14, 2017
OMG & SAP: Minimum Standards of Academic Progress, Friday, April 14, 2017

Shades of Green Around Campus - 5:30pm until 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 14, 2017, Fine Arts, room 104

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, College of Business & Management, room 154
  • 'Hands On' 2017-2018 FAFSA Completion
  • Navigating FINAID in NEIUport
  • Understanding Cost of Attendance
  • Understanding Eligibility - federal, state, institutional and private
This Shades of Green presentation is brought to you by the Financial Aid, Scholarships and Student Employment Offices.  For additional information, contact us at (773) 442-5016 or

Monday, February 6, 2017

ACT/TAP Math Test Prep Workshops

TRIO is offering twice weekly TAP Math and ACT Math sessions from Jan. 30 to April 27.

All NEIU students are welcome to attend.

Click on these links for more information:

TAP Math

ACT Math

All sessions are free. Good luck!!

MARC U-STAR Scholarship For Juniors and Seniors

​This scholarship is intended for junior or senior students with an interest in pursuing a Ph.D. in biomedical or behavioral sciences. 
Applications are due by March 1, 2017.
Recipients of the scholarship receive a $12,000 annual stipend for two years and all of their tuition, fees and health insurance are covered for that time, as well. 

Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and must complete a Mathematics minor as part of their training. 

The application can be found on the following website:


Mobile Career Development Center

Have questions about internships and job search?
Need a quick resume and cover letter critique?
Don't know the workshop schedules?

The Mobile Career Development Center can help. 

February Schedule

2/8 - COB lobby 11-3pm                   
2/14 - PE Building 11-3pm
2/22 - BBH Lobby 11-3pm     
2/23 - 4th floor library 11-2pm         
2/27 - Village Square 11-3pm *Free popcorn*