Career Services


Tailored specifically to the needs of FAA students, we provide presentations, opportunities, resources, and advising for students in the environmental, performing, and visual arts. E-mail for an appointment.


Registration is open for the Arts Administration and Non-Profit Career Fair

For students + employers interested in running theaters, galleries, museums, arts organizations and other non-profits. Connect through opportunities in arts education, development, marketing, collections, event planning, and more. Friday, February 13, 2015 in Chicago.
Student Registration :: Employer Registration


GIS Day November 19
Silicon Valley Workshop, January 11-17

FAA Career Events

January 24: Level 21 Portfolio Review in Chicago
February 6: Industrial Design Portfolio Review at Merchandise Mart
February 13: Arts Administration + Non-profit Internship Fair in Chicago
March 5-6: Career XPO emphasis on Architecture and Planning
March 13: Landscape Architecture XPO at the Morton Arboretum. Lisle, IL
April: Graphic Design Portfolio Review in Chicago + Actor's Showcase, Chicago

If you are an employer who would like to an invitation, please let us know.

Employment Opportunities

Print and Digital Design Assistant, Spurlock Museum


The Cozad New Venture Competition (funding and mentorship).

Student Consulting for Non-Profit Organizations

Illinois Business Consulting Club: Collaborate with students across campus to consult for start-ups and established companies.

EntreCorps: Interdisciplinary, student-managed consulting organization providing business strategy and design-thinking to start-up companies.

I-Link Job Database

This semester we are encouraging departments to transition from multiple job boards to I-LInk. So post your resume and check weekly for job postings.

Showcase Your Talents

Learn where to exhibit, perform, and promote your work.

Participate in the FAA Professional Mentor Program

Mentorship can make the difference between a smooth or bumpy transition into the professional world. For additional networking opportuntiies, be sure to connect with your alumni LinkedIn group. There are over 2,800 members and counting!

Higher Education Jobs in Music 2013-2014

Read our summary of 2013-2014 job postings as they appeared in the NEC Bridge Database to get an idea of the market by concentration and tenure track vs. adjunct.

Visit the Fine + Applied Arts Career Services Office

Make an appointment to discuss your career path, portfolio, cv, resume, website, upcoming interview, and more.

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