Huskies Get Hired

Huskies Get Hired (HGH) is a free online tool that connects NIU students and alumni with faculty/staff and employers. In addition to searching for jobs and internships, the system allows users to post resumes, schedule interviews and much more.

If you're a student, you'll be assigned an HGH account during your first semester at NIU. You can continue to use the system after you graduate. If you're not a recent student, contact us to inquire about creating an account.

You can also log in as an employer or faculty/staff member. 

If you have any questions, contact us at 815-753-1642or


Students can use Huskies Get Hired to:

  • Search and apply for internships and jobs (full and part time, on and off campus).
  • Upload resumes, cover letters and unofficial transcripts.
  • Schedule on-campus interviews.
  • Publish your resume in a "resume book" for employers to review.
  • Get information on the labor market outlook through the Career Explorer feature.

Student Login

Instructions for Students

On-campus Employers

NIU departments can use Huskies Get Hired to advertise their on-campus positions and access resume books.

On-campus Employer Login

On-campus Employer Instructions

External Employers

External employers can use Huskies Get Hired to:

  • Post jobs and internships (postings are archived for future use).
  • Review published resumes and invite students to apply for your positions.
  • View submitted application materials and invite candidates to interview.
  • Set up on-campus interviews.
  • Register for career fairs.
  • Request a campus information session.

External Employer Login


Faculty and staff can use Huskies Get Hired to:

  • Search for internship/job postings.
  • Flag recommended postings and send your suggestions to students.
  • Use the Career Explorer feature to access labor market information.
  • Learn about upcoming career events and information sessions.

Faculty/Staff Login

If you wish to post an on-campus position, please log in as an on-campus employer instead.


You can continue to search for positions on Huskies Get Hired indefinitely.

Alumni Login

Our Platinum Employer Partners

Captive Resources
CohnReznick LLP
Enterprise Holdings
Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland
The Suter Company


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Contact Us

Career Services
Peters Campus Life Building 220

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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