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Chicago State University Alumni - A Cougar For Life

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The Career Development Center is committed to the professional success of alumni, and we look forwarding to helping you navigate a variety of resources to help you stay competitive in your field and navigate your career changes.

Your success matters to us and to help you stay connected, we encourage you to register for your alumni account on College Central Network (CCN)

  • Registering for CCN is free and will help you understand changes in the employment market and new employment opportunities.  Additionally, you can view upcoming events and stay connected with the Career Development team at CSU. As alumni, there are many ways you can assist current students, you can:
  • Serve as a mock interviewer
  • Send us your job notices
  • Participate on alumni panels
  • Donate to the CSU Foundation

Help us keep you connected with CSU news, events, and more!

  • Update your information (online) or (email)
  • Tell us about your life events 
  • Send us recent media appearances to share in alumni news (email)
  • Sign up to become a professional mentor
  • Invest in Chicago State University to enable us to provide student scholarships and increase faculty Give Online Now

Alumni Advising Appointments

Alumni can schedule a career advising appointment. If needed appointment times are booked, alumni should email careerdevelopment@csu.edu with their request.

Resources the Career Center Provides

  • Access to  College Central, the jobs database and career management system tailored to Chicago State University alumni
  • Assistance with cover letter, resume, career planning, networking and salary negotiations
  • Collaboration with Colleges, to provide information for Chicago State University events
  • Bi-Weekly newsletters and jobs email blast

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