EIU Alumni Resources

graduationCareer Services knows that career development is a lifelong, ongoing process that does not end when you graduate. As an alumnus, you are welcome to utilize the resources available through Career Services. Whether it is to continue a job search, start a new one or just looking for advice, Career Services is here to support you through your career transition.


Panther Recruiting Membership
Any EIU graduate who does not have a Panther Recruiting account upon graduation may register at any time for this annual service. Features of Panther Recruiting include:

  • Search and apply to job listings
  • Post resumes to Resume Books, reviewed directly by employers  
  • Research career and industry information
  • Store cover letters and other documents for safe storage and easy access
  • Schedule campus interviews.
  • Self-manage online credential portfolio.


Job Search Resources
Check out our online resources and tutorials!   Need Assistance?   Alumni are also welcome and encouraged to schedule appointments with our Career Advisors for job search assistance.    Call 217-581-2412 to schedule an appointment.   Too far to travel to EIU?   Assistance can also be arranged through phone appointments or via e-mail correspondence.    


EIU Alumni are always welcome to attend any of our Career Fairs and Workshops.


Can't attend our workshops?   Check out our recorded sessions and download handouts here


On-Campus Interviews
Many employers visit EIU every semester seeking not only current graduates but also alumni to fill full time, entry level job opportunities. An active Panther Recruiting account is required to schedule interviews.



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