Enhance Your Career


Break in, Switch It Up, Take It to the Next Level

No matter what stage of your career you’re in, the Northwestern Alumni Association has the resources and the network to support you. Whether you’re looking for an event, expert advice, or a valuable career connection, there’s a world of Wildcats waiting to help.

Tools and Resources

If you’re looking or hiring, Tools and Resources can offer the help you need. Search openings, post jobs, or find successful NU alumni in your field. Take advantage of University offices for career guidance and fellowships, or apply to work on one of our campuses. Browse Tools and Resources.

Networking and Mentoring

There’s no better connection for boosting your career than other Wildcats. The NAA has several channels for Networking and Mentoring to help you learn about different industries, land the perfect job, or help guide the next generation. Learn about Networking and Mentoring.

Career Articles and Advice

Since jobs are their job, learn from fellow alumni and industry experts with our Career Advice and Articles. Access information covering dozens of topics — from personal branding to office culture to management challenges — to help secure your dream job and thrive for years to come. Explore Career Advice and Articles.

Career Events

Career Events bring you together with experts and help test your new skills. Find career events.

Current Students

Just starting out? Need to get serious about your life after the classroom? Current Students should look no further than the NAA to start learning about career options, connecting with alumni, and building their skills for success in the “real world.” Visit the Current Student career gateway.