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Handshake @ Illinois is here!

Looking for a Job, Internship, Experience?

Handshake @ Illinois is your new career services platform to access postings for jobs and internships, on-campus interviews, workshops, and much more. Handshake is used at over 400 schools nationwide and by 230,000 employers around the globe, exposing you to more employers and job postings than ever before. There are many health-related jobs, internships, research positions, and volunteer opportunities available! Check it out!

Handshake @ Illinois provides personalized job recommendations and career information, based on your profile and site usage, similar to Amazon and LinkedIn. Given this, it is very important to have a complete and accurate profile to maximize your search results. During initial registration you will fill out a Career Interest profile to better identify relevant events and opportunities to your interests. The more information you provide Handshake, the more useful it will be to you. We have already preloaded some of your basic profile information.

Claim your Handshake @ Illinois account today! Log in and complete your profile at go.illinois.edu/handshake.

City Internships: Global Explorer Program

City Internships (CI) provides immersive experiential education programs for college student and recent graduates.

Their Global Explorer Program centers around an internship placement with a leading company, accompanied by a comprehensive series classes workshops and networking events optimized to enhance a student’s commercial awareness and employability.

More than 65% of CI alumni go on to accept permanent graduate positions with their host company. Moreover, their annual Student Outcomes survey shows that CI alumni gain employment 3 times more quickly and earn 30% than their peers immediately after college.

If you feel the Global Explorer Program would be of interest, apply via: www.city-internships.com/apply

The program may be attended by undergraduate students (including seniors). And students may choose a program in one of 12 cities globally, with an internship in one of 9 career fields.

Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. For summer 2017, seven of twelve program destinations are now full and closed to new applicants. Places remain available in the following five program destinations only: New York, London, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Miami (closing soon).

More information can be found on their website: http://www.city-internships.com/

Internship Opportunities at Promise Healthcare

Promise Healthcare is dedicated to improving the health of the community through treatment, prevention, and education. They primarily provide primary care and oral health services to the underserved population within the Champaign county. Their health center currently runs two primary clinics, the Francis Nelson Health Clinic, as well as the SmileHealthy Dental Clinic.

They are currently looking for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 interns. They offer a broad range of internship opportunities that range from Nursing/Medical Assisting, to Pediatric Services, to Dental Administration and Clinical internships.

If you are interested, submit a cover letter and resume in addition to a completed application, which can be found here. Their Summer 2016 application deadline is February 26th, so those who are interested in completing a summer internship are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

If you have any questions, please contact volunteer@promsiehealth.org.

Looking for a Job or Internship?

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With over 15,000 job & internship postings from 4,000+ companies, there are opportunities for ALL ILLINOIS STUDENTS on I-Link. Tens of thousands of jobs and internships are posted annually on I-Link, Illinois’ campus-wide recruiting platform. Employers post their opportunities and many who recruit on campus schedule interviews and information sessions in I-Link. Students and recent alumni can search for internships, employment opportunities, as well as sign-up for interviews, and view a full calendar of career programs and events.

Login today at www.careercenter.illinois.edu/ilink

Use I-Link to:

  • Search for job and internship postings
  • View list of companies at career fairs
  • Schedule on-campus interviews
  • Upload your resume
  • Conduct a video mock interview


Intern or Volunteer at Promise Healthcare


Promise Healthcare is seeking individuals for the following roles:

  • Nursing/Medical Assisting *N.A., E.M.T., M.A., or Registered M.A. certification is required.
  • Administration Services *This role requires knowledge of accounting, advanced proficiency in excel, and data analysis (i.e pivot tables, account receivables).
  • Dental – Administrative *For their dental clinic they’ll need volunteers for their afternoon administrative shifts.

Interns are distinguished as those who dedicate at least ten hours of work per week. Volunteers are asked to dedicate at least four hours of service per week. Visit www.promisehealth.org/donate-volunteer to review full position descriptions and learn more about the organization. Questions and completed application packet can be emailed to Megan (mcasey@promisehealth.org).

Illinois in Washington: Academic Internship Program


Spend a Semester Interning and Taking Classes in Washington, DC!

Come learn more about Illinois in Washington, an academic internship program open to all Illinois undergraduates.  Students live in Washington, DC, for a semester or summer, intern 4 days a week and take U of I classes. Application deadline for spring semester is October 1.

Information session: Tuesday, September 15 from 6-7 pm in 119 David Kinley Hall

Deadlines: Spring – October 1; Summer – February 1; Fall – April 1

Also visit www.washington.illinois.edu and www.illinoisinwashington.wordpress.com/.