Jump back into your job search with the Career Development Office.

Your access to career development support does not end at graduation. The Career Development Office is committed to supporting you throughout the different stages of your career. Whether you’re looking for a new opportunity or want to recruit candidates for your organization, we can help. Here’s how:


Your hub for all things related to CDO is HarrisLink. If you had an account as a student, you can still access that account now. If not, we can create one for you to access all of the digital resources available to Harris alumni. In HarrisLink, you can:

  • Quickly get advice on everything from resume and cover letter generation to interview support and offer negotiation  with our Get Noticed and Seal the Deal resources
  • Access external resourcesVMock to improve your resume, Vault to explore companies, Interstride to support your international job search, and Devex to dive into the world of international development
  • Apply for jobs, and review employers who are looking for Harris talent
  • Connect with Harris and UChicago alumni using the UChicago Alumni Directory
  • Book time with a coach for a 1:1 session

If you have questions about creating or accessing your HarrisLink account to utilize these resources, email Ethan Rucker at ethanrucker@uchicago.edu.

Alumni VMock Access

Improve your resume with VMock. Whether you are applying to new roles now, or are updating documents, use our text analysis application to strengthen how your resume communicates competencies and impact on outcomes in your experiences. It also can give you an idea of how an applicant tracking software sees your resume. To get access to VMock for Alumni, email Ethan Rucker at ethanrucker@uchicago.edu.

Hire Harris

The Employer Partnerships Team at CDO is excited to connect you with talent from Harris for your organization’s hiring needs. Let us know if you are looking to hire talent for your organization.

Share Your Story

The Career Development Office hosts speaker events, panel talks, and networking receptions throughout the year. Connect with prospective and current students for opportunities to hire Harris, and mingle with fellow alumni to grow your network and advance your career.

Email HarrisCDO@uchicago.edu to offer your expertise at a speaking engagement.