About ICON

International Consulting Network, formerly Innovation Immersion Program, enhances collaboration between Illinois students and global technology clusters through international consulting projects, networking opportunities, and professional development.

ICON students work in international teams to create innovative solutions for clients, culminating in an immersion trip and presentation to business leaders in countries across the world, ranging from Sweden and New York to Shanghai and South Korea.


What You Can Take Away from ICON? Experiences Shared by Former ICON UIUC Chapter President

My experiences at International Consulting Network was one of the most humbling, exciting, and great learning opportunities during my tenure at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The practical use of real world VOIP software and enterprise cloud services such as Skype, Office 365, Glip, and the internal and external consulting group meetings on a …

Student Achievement

Student Impact

Our mission is to add value not just to our clients but also to our members. We recruit high-potential students and provide an international platform of professional development and training. No matter what your background is, you’ll come out of ICON with new and improved skills.

Notable Employers at UIUC

The value ICON adds to our students are proven in the industry. Many of our alumni are in top organizations around the world and making an impact wherever they go.

Placement Rate by Industry at UIUC

Our alumni are thriving in a multitude of industries, whether they are management consultants, engineers, financial analysts, or entrepreneurs.

Join Us

Fall 2023 Recruitment

ICON is open to all students at the University of Illinois, we have no restrictions on major, college, or previous consulting experience. Most importantly, we seek top-performing students with strong analytical background and problem-solving skills.

Our online application for Fall 2023 is now live! You can find it here: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/765725018

Our current due date for the application is Sunday, September 3rd, at 11:59 P.M. Please make sure to give yourself enough time to complete the application!

After results come in, they will be compiled and emails will be sent out for interview signups! The application generally takes about 30 minutes to complete, so please give yourself enough time. You can save your answers and come back later if you wish.

Please contact us via Instagram at @icon_uiuc or email at icon.uiuc@gmail.com if you have questions or concerns.