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Northern Illinois University's Career Services office provides services to students, alumni, and off-campus employers and makes no representations or guarantees regarding the opportunities listed on its Web site, bulletin boards, print materials, and other resources, and is not responsible for the wages, safety, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. It is the responsibility of the students and alumni to take the necessary precautions when interviewing for and accepting part-time/full-time employment and participating in volunteer activities.

In addition, Career Services has provided links to Internet Web sites that are maintained by third parties, over which Career Services has no control. The Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University and Career Services are not responsible or liable for the content, products, services, or other materials on, or made available, through the Web links to other Web sites. The opinions and views associated with the Web sites are not necessarily those of the NIU Board of Trustees or Career Services. The NIU Board of Trustees and Career Services shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any direct or indirect damage or loss caused by or in connection with use of, or reliance on, any such content, products, or services available on or through such sites. The NIU Career Services office encourages and permits links to content published on the Career Services Web site. However, any linking should not (1) implicitly or explicitly suggest that the NIU Board of Trustees or Career Services promotes or endorses any third party's causes, ideas, Web site content, products, or services, or (2) use Career Services content for inappropriate commercial purposes. Career Services reserves the right to withdraw permission for any link.

Please forward any concerns regarding links and/or disabled links to careerservices@niu.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

The Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University and Career Services adhere to applicable federal and state EEO laws, regulations, standards, and guidelines, and offer employment information without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, citizenship, or identity as a military veteran unless legally required. Furthermore, in good faith, Career Services works only with those employers who subscribe to EEO guidelines. With regard to professional conduct of job seekers, employers, and career centers throughout the recruiting process, Career Services abides by the principles set forth by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

Huskies Get Hired Disclaimer

By registering with the Huskies Get Hired! system, NIU's online job search program, students and alumni and others who use the system are agreeing to allow the personal and professional information, e.g. name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, degree, etc., they provide to be accessed by NIU Career Services and approved employers seeking candidates for full-time/part-time positions and co-ops/internships.

Third Party Recruiter Policy

In accordance with the NACE principles, the practice of Career Services is to educate students regarding a wide variety of job search strategies, including third-party employment services. Individuals can then determine whether utilizing these services will be of benefit to them. Career Services does not investigate, endorse, or recommend any third-party employment services.

Victor eRecruiting, NIU's online job search program, allows third-party recruiting firms/employment agencies to customize and post job listings and view their specific organization's résumé book. Interested candidates may submit their résumés via Victor eRecruiting or contact these employers directly.


By participating in these services, organizations agree that they will adhere to applicable federal and state EEO laws, regulations, standards, and guidelines, as well as the appropriate principles set forth by NACE in all recruiting activities, that no fee will be charged to any candidate at any time, and organizations will not disclose résumés or other applicant information under any circumstances to other entities without the applicant's prior written consent. Career Services reserves the right to discontinue services to students, alumni, and employers who have violated EEO and NACE guidelines.

Last updated: June, 2013