Career Support

Open doors to an entirely new future.

When you leave or are still in the military and come to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, your main goal beyond getting a degree is to find a new career. Let the Chez Veterans Center help you with your career development. We offer personalized, one-on-one career guidance and we’ll help you identify career options that align with your skills and passions. We’ll share how to translate your military experience into civilian language, link you with vital industry mentors, assist with finding internships and jobs, and provide access to one of the largest alumni networks in the nation.  

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Career Events for Spring 2021

Corporate Talks

 BP and Chez Veterans Center presents: Navigating the New Virtual Career Exploration During COVID 19 by Michael LaHa, who is an Early Careers Advisor with BP (formerly known as British Petroleum). This event will be on February 11, 2021 from 6PM-7PM. All Post 9/11 active duty, guard, reservist, Veterans and dependents throughout the nation are invited to join us.

Google and Chez Veterans Center presents: Applying Military Experiences to Google by Andrew McHugh who is the University Program Specialist with Google. This event will be on March 11, 2021 from 6PM-7PM. All Post 9/11 active duty, guard, reservist, Veterans and dependents throughout the nation are invited to join us.

National Virtual Career Fair

The Chez Veterans Center is hosting a National Virtual Career Fair on April 8th, 2021. All Post 9/11 active duty, guard, reservist, Veterans and dependents throughout the nation are invited to join us. The event is being sponsored by bp and Uber.

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