Accessing CareerCat

University Career Services at Northwestern maintains this web site as a service to Northwestern students and alumni we serve for their career development and employment-seeking efforts. The posting of advertisements and job announcements on this web site does not indicate an endorsement from Northwestern University or University Career Services. Students and/or alumni are encouraged to check the credentials and integrity of an employer. CareerCat also contains links to other web sites not under the control of the University or Career Services. The University and University Career Services are not responsible for any error or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. Students who discover any misuse or abuse of this web site are encouraged to report the matter to UCS as soon as possible at If at any point, students have questions about employers or opportunities, they are encouraged to make an appointment at University Career Services or contact UCS directly at 847.491.3700.

Please note: For CareerCat technical support, email
CareerCat FAQ for Students

Student Access:

Northwestern Student CareerCat Access - Access using your netID & password (Note: Avoid using Firefox as your browser to access CareerCat)

Alumni Access:

Northwestern Alumni CareerCat Access

Employer Access:

Employer CareerCat Access

Postdoc Access:

Northwestern Postdoc CareerCat Access