Transfer Students

Welcome Transfer Students! The Career Development Center is delighted to help you have a smooth transition as a student here and to prepare you for graduation.

Businessman Passing Baton to BusinessmanStep 1 – Start using our services, the earlier the better!

Transfer Student Career Checklist (PDF) – See what you can do each semester to prepare for your career.

Career Counseling – Meet privately with a licensed counselor to help you meet your career needs

GOALS Program – Career Planning Module (Where are you in the Career Development process?)

Career Pathfinder – See what you can do with a major in..?

Career Toolbox – All the tools you’ll need to get started on building your career, accessible 24/7!

UIS CareerConnect – Make appointments, search & apply for positions, and access the following:

OptimalResume – Build up your resume & cover letter quickly from scratch and practice interviewing

Focus Assessment – Shows your work interests and matches up careers to your personality


Step 2 – Attend a Workshop or participate in as many of our events as you want:

View ALL of our current events here


Step 3 – Become familiar with these Campus Resources that are specifically for you:


 Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Where is the Career Development Center located?
    • Over on east side of campus in the Student Affairs Building, Suite 50 (SAB 50)
  • Will my courses transfer to UIS?
    • Find UIS Transfer Equivalency Information here
    • When in doubt, make an appointment with your academic advisor
  • What can I do now to prepare for graduate school? Graduate School Timelines
  • What can a Career Counselor do for me? Click here to find out!