The Career Center's Career Services Paraprofessionals (CSPs) are trained undergraduate students who support the professional development of their peers at University of Illinois.

Become a Career Services Paraprofessional

We recruit enthusiastic, high-quality individuals during the Spring semester each year to be Career Services Paraprofessionals.  CSPs, once hired, are go through an intensive training process and then officially start work in the Fall.  Join our team! Come and learn more at the upcoming informational sessions.

Upcoming Career Services Paraprofessional Informational Sessions

Resume and Cover Letter Reviews

Career Services Paraprofessionals conduct resume and cover letter reviews at The Career Center, Undergraduate Library and Ikenberry Commons. Trained reviewers engage you in a discussion about ways to improve your job search documents and also provide tips on how to gain further professional development while on campus.

Presentation By Request

Career Services Paraprofessionals are the principle representatives for the presentation by request service.  Our Most Popular workshops can be facilitated at a time and place convenient for you—either at The Career Center, or your campus location.  Do you have a group of 10 or more that would like to hear about the following topics?  Request today!

  • Career Fairs: Make an Impression
  • Internship Essentials
  • Successful Interviewing
  • Winning Resumes and Cover Letters


Career Services Paraprofessionals also assist The Career Center with special projects.  Some recent examples include: hosting employers during their campus visits; marketing the Mock Interview program; writing book reviews; conducting graduate school research; and web-content writing.  What skills would you bring to The Career Center?