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About Career Services

Our Mission Statement

Career Services is committed to providing innovative centralized career development and experiential learning services to students and alumni that enrich their academic experiences in order to produce an educated, individually responsible, open-minded and ethical career force for the State of Illinois and the larger global society.

Find Us! 

Career Services is located on the 1st floor of the Human Services Center, Room 1301, on the south end of EIU's campus (map).

Mailing Address: 
Career Services
Eastern Illinois University
1301 Human Services Center
600 Lincoln Avenue 
Charleston IL 61920 


GPS Address: 
2086 7th Street

Charleston, IL  61920

Phone: 217-581-2412
Fax: 217-581-2222
E-mail: llmoore@eiu.edu  or careers@eiu.edu 


Parking @ Career Services:
Parking is available in the parking lot east of the Human Services Center, off of 7th street. Five parking spaces are designated for Career Services clients. Use of this lot does require a parking pass from Career Services. Please ask for one when you arrive.

Meet the Staff!

Linda Moore, P.C.
Director & Master Career Counselor - Lumpkin College of Business & Applied Sciences
Ph:  581.7034  

Allison Frees-Williams, MSOL
Assistant Director of Career Services & Employer Relations
Ph: 581.6396 

Bobbi Kingery
Master Career Counselor - College of Arts & Humanities, College of Science 
Ph:  581.7462

Jennifer Peterson
Career Counselor - College of Education & Professional Studies, College of Science
Certifications:   Master Career Development Professional (MCDP)
Ph:  581.7461

Diane Smith
Marketing Specialist & Career Advisor
Ph:  581.8423

Jan Stevens
Program Advisor
Ph:  581.7073

Robin Terwilliger
Office Administrator
Ph:  581.7012