Career Suite / Career Chats


What is It?

Career Suite Call-In Hours allow students to freely utilize the Career Development Center professionals between scheduled times listed below.

New April 2020: Career Chats allow students to ask questions and get guidance by using the Chat with a Career Advisor feature in UIS Career Connect.

What Can I Do?

  • Get help writing a resume and/or cover letter
  • Have your resume, cover letter, and personal statement critiqued
  • Learn how to navigate CareerConnect and online systems
  • Find helpful career-building resources and tools
  • And much more!

When/Where is It?

Career Suite – Fall 2020 Semester Hours

Regular Days/Times: Begin Sept. 1st

  • Tuesday: 11 AM – 1 PM
  • Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: 2 – 4 PM
  • Call-In: (217) 206-6508 or email

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Prefer to Chat online?

*There will be no Career Suite/Career Chat during Welcome Week (Aug. 24th-28th)

You now have the ability to Chat with a Career Advisor through your UIS Career Connect account.

  • Monday: 4-5 pm
  • Tuesday: 11 AM – 1 PM
  • Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: 2 – 4 PM
  • Log into your Career Connect account and click on Chat with a Career Advisor to begin your chat session