Quad Cities Campus

Career Development Center at WIU-Quad Cities

WIU-Quad Cities Career Development Center

schedule virtual appointments at www.tinyurl.com/adamson-wiu-qc

Mission Statement

WIU-QC Career Development assists students in preparing for their next step and to market themselves to prospective employers. Students are encouraged to connect with Career Development early in their college experience. 


Student Resources
Student Resources

Find all the tips and tools you need to navigate your career journey. The Career Development Center provides students with various services including:

Make an appointment today to unlock your career potential!

Alumni Resources
Job Searching

Connect with employers and search for job and internship opportunities through our Leatherneck Career Link, powered by Handshake.  Log on to claim your account and build your profile today!

Handshake logo


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Big Interview

Employer Resources
Employer Resources

Welcome to WIU-QC Career Development and thank you for your interest in connecting with and recruiting Western students and alumni.  The Career Development Center hosts various career fairs, informational sessions and career preparation events.  To work directly with us and set up on-campus sessions or workshops, contact Audrey Adamson at anw-adamson@wiu.edu

Additionally, we encourage organizations to post their internships, part-time and full-time positions to WIU's online recruiting database Leatherneck Career Link (Handshake).

To participate in WIU-QC's Fall and Spring Career Fairs, please head to our Career Fairs page to register your company

Career Fair
Contact Information

Audrey Adamson

Students: To schedule an appointment:

VIRTUAL appointments are available!  Us the online scheduling link and indicate your preferred method - phone, Zoom or Google Hangouts.

Employers: To create a profile and post positions, please visit our Leatherneck Career Link (Handshake)

Alumni Resources

All services provided to students are available to Alumni as well. Make an appointment to have your resume reviewed as well as brush up on interviewing skills. Make an account on our Leatherneck Career Link to find job and internship opportunities.

Get Connected

Everyone who graduates from either the Quad Cities or the Macomb campuses is an automatic member of the WIU Alumni Association. There are no dues or fees, and each year more than 50 alumni events are hosted in a variety of locations throughout the United States.

WIU Alumni Association plays a crucial role in continuing the partnership between the University and its more than 100,000-plus alumni and friends. WIU has alumni activities that span several states and multiple cities. No matter where you are currently located, link to our Alumni Calendar frequently to determine if there are activities you wish to attend.

View Upcoming Alumni Events!

Learn more about the Alumni Association.