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!


How to build a professional network while in college

Starting your career after college can seem like a daunting task. Oftentimes, having a degree alone may not get you your dream job and you may feel like you need to work harder to get where you want and need …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Questions To Ask An Undergraduate Admission Counselor

Not sure where to start? Check out this blog to learn some helpful questions to ask while visiting colleges!

By Diana Zhu (She,Her/Hers)
Diana Zhu (She,Her/Hers) Senior Admission Counselor
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Chelsea’s Top 10 Things to do in your first semester as a First-Year Student!

Being a first-year student is such an exciting time, especially here at Illinois Tech and one of the greatest cities in America: Chicago! There are so many things to do, things to try, and people to meet. To help you …

By Chelsea Nguyen
Chelsea Nguyen First Year Mentor
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Featured Resources

When students participate in an Elevate experience, the Edge Award is a financial resource used to help pay for experience-related …