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 closed. You may register on site on Saturday, January 7th at Ida Noyes Hall beginning at 7:30 AM or at the Chicago Marriott, located at 540 N. Michigan Avenue. If you have questions or need to cancel your registration, please email college-programming@uchicago.edu.