Recruiting Services

The MSFE Program provides the following support for your recruiting efforts:

 

MSFE Electronic Job Postings:

You can promote opportunities to directly to MSFE students by completing the job posting form which is provided to recruiters at no charge.  You can direct interested candidates to apply either through your website or an email address you provide. To promote opportunities please complete this form.

 

MSFE Electronic Resume Books:

Each Spring and Fall semesters, MSFE assembles a resume book for students seeking internships (May-August time frame) or full time employment (students graduating in December each year). Digital copies are available and retrievable by requesting your copy here. A limited numbers of hardcopy books are produced each cycle, and can also be requested at that link, and will be sent out on a first come, first served basis, until the inventory is depleted.

  • Job Market Candidates: MSFE provides support for students seeking full-time positions. Graduating students will complete their degree requirements by the end of the third week of December, and will be available for full-time employment after that date.

  • Internships:  Mid-term MSFE students will be available for summer internships from May 15 through the third week of August. The MSFE summer internship is an excellent method for employers to obtain high-quality assistance during the summer and to simultaneously evaluate a candidate before committing to a permanent job offer. (There is no obligation to make a permanent job offer.) 

Request your copy of our bi-annual resume book, click here

Subscribe to our bi-annual resume book, click here

 

Grainger College of Engineering Career Services (ECS):

MSFE students have the benefit of being able to access both or either the Engineering Career Services or the Business Career Services. Grainger College of Engineering Career Services (ECS) helps connect employers and students through on-campus interviews, job postings, career fairs, events, and workshops. ECS serves MSFE students and prospective emmployers by offering many services found here.More information about their career fairs are found here.

 

Gies College of Business Career Services (BCS):

MSFE students have the benefit of being able to access both or either the Engineering Career Services or the Business Career Services. Gies College of Business Career Services (BCS) helps connect employers and students through on-campus interviews, job postings, career fairs, events, and workshops. BCS serves MSFE students and prospective emmployers by offering many services found here. More information about their career fairs are found here.

 

MSFE Interviewing and Information Sessions:

Contact The MSFE Office at msfe@illinois.edu or 217-333-3284 to discuss your needs and schedule a date or dates for your on-campus recruiting or company-sponsored information sessions.

 

MSFE Practicum:

Corporate partners see the practicum project as an opportunity to use talented, external manpower to tackle a project that requires specialized insight or tools. They also use the practicum as a chance to see your work on the job as a potential future employee. If you are interested in sponsoring a Practicum Project we'd like to hear from you. Read more about previous practicums here. To learn more about getting involved with our practicums, please fill out this form.

 

On-Campus Career Services:

Employers wishing to hire MSFE students can receive assistance and access to through the University's Illinois Career Center. Access the Career Center Recruiting Guide, HireIllini Recruitment Policies and listings of career fair opportunities

The on-campus recruiting software Handshake connects students, employers and alumni to events, jobs and internships at the campus wide level. The system helps recruiters to:

  • View applicants’ resumes and cover letters
  • Search for candidates with profiles and/or resumes in the system
  • Edit your company profile and post jobs
  • Select candidates for interviews
  • View your interview schedules

** Don't forget to indicate that you are interested in connecting with MSFE/Financial Engineering students!

 

Travel Information 

Including, driving instructions, parking information, hotel/motel accommodations near campus, and airport information.