Taking the Next Step 2017

Classes of 2019 & 2020 - January 7, 2017 - Chicago Marriott

Taking the Next Step is a full day, conference-style career exploration and networking event featuring College alumni that is open to all first- and second-year students in the College. Take advantage of this opportunity to explore your post-graduation options as well as to meet and speak with alumni of the College.

This program includes:

  • Over 200 alumni representing 20 different industries providing insights into a variety of career paths
  • A diverse range of career-focused, alumni-led panels
  • A breakfast with a panel of upperclass student mentors discussing how to make the most of summer internships
  • Lunchtime roundtables for networking with fellow classmates and alumni
  • A variety of afternoon workshops, including:
        - Summer Opportunities Fair
        - 2-Hour Job Search
        - Interviewing Workshop
        - Cover Letter Workshop
        - Career & Academic Advising Sessions

Register Now!
Registration is now open to all first- and second-year students in the College. If you have issues registering, please email college-programming@uchicago.edu.

Cancellation Policy
You may cancel your registration online until Thursday, January 5 at 12:00 PM. After that, cancellations may be made by emailing college-programming@uchicago.edu.