Parents & Families

Parents and families play a huge role in the success of their students at Illinois Tech. Your student relies on you for encouragement, advice, help with applications, bills—and, well, you raised them, so we don’t have to tell you!


Navigating Our Website

The Elevate portal is your hub for information on campus and Elevate experiences. Here are some of the many things you can do on our site:

  • On the main page, we have separate tabs for Jobs & Internships, Career Resources, Student Engagement, Industries, and Communities on Campus
  • The “Start Here” tab holds all audience pages with important information relevant to that group.
  • The “Access Your Support Team” tab provides information about the various offices that support our students during their time on campus.
  • The “Explore Elevate Opportunities” tab lists out the various opportunities tied to Elevate for students to explore.
  • The “Develop Your Plan” tab holds resources for students to use to make the most out of their time on campus

What is Bridge Recruiting?

Bridge Recruiting is an amazing way to meet employers on campus and it also provides companies with an opportunity to have a presence on campus. This event is scheduled in Handshake and Employers have an opportunity to select the days …

By Celestine McGee
Celestine McGee Associate Director of Employer Engagement and Outreach
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Welcome to the Paul V. Galvin Library

Welcome back to Illinois Tech! We at the Galvin Library are so excited to have students back on campus. The library is home to a wide variety of resources that will help you ace your classes and make the most …

By Kylie Eastman
Kylie Eastman
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Student & Employer Engagement Leaders and Peer Career Coaches

Career Services is proud to have several outstanding student staff who provide a host of services to the Illinois Tech community.

Career Services at Illinois Tech provides Student & Employer Engagement Leader (SEEL) members to assist with day-to-day office operations, …

By Nicholas Mancari
Nicholas Mancari
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