Career services for Alumni

RU alumni have access to support services, events and resources offered by the Office of Career Services. Schedule an appointment with us on-campus or virtually to discuss your career development needs.

Post, Search and Apply for Jobs on Handshake

Are you using all of our resources while searching for a new position?  Make Roosevelt’s Handshake job portal a part of your search. Roosevelt’s employer partners post jobs and internships on Handshake with the intent to hire RU students and graduates. You can also register for career-related events, make an appointment with a career advisor, attend career fairs, and network with employers in your field.

Follow these steps to create an account:

  • Viisit Handshake, in the upper right corner, click on "No account? Sign up here."
  • Next, enter your preferred email (you do NOT need to use a Roosevelt email, contrary to the menssage on the screen).
  • Select Roosevelt University as your school.
  • Create a password, agree to terms and click "Create account."
  • Questions? Contact Career Services at 312-341-3560 or 


The Perfect Job Search

The Perfect Job Search is an additional online job search program and career resource center. It also offers self-paced learning modules that address the vital steps of the career transition and job search process.

The Perfect Job Search is free of charge. Please contact the Office of Career Development at or at 312-341-3560 for your special coupon code. 

Career Advising

Need guidance and advice on your job search?  The Office of Career Services is here to help you as an alum!  Resources and services available to alumni include:

Contact Career Services today! |  312-341-3560

The Career One Stop

The Career One Stop facilitates job searches and career transitions through training, support and fellowship. They provide clients with the following services:

  • Assessments

  • Profiles and planning

  • Training options

Virtual Career Services

The Career Development Office and the Office of Alumni Relations offer digital professional development and career-focused webinars. Alumni are welcome to attend any of our workshops. Check them out through:

Roosevelt Rising

Career Development seeks to build relationships with Roosevelt alumni to support current students. We want you to remain connected to the University through strong networks and excellent learning opportunities for students. Partnership opportunities include:

Please contact us at or leaving us a voicemail with your contact info at 312-341-3560 if you are interested in connecting with Roosevelt students and continuing to strengthen the Roosevelt community!