Welcome Veterans

On behalf of our honored men and women of our armed forces, we at Northwestern University are proud to dedicate this page to you for all that you’ve sacrificed. We value your skills and abilities and have dedicated our efforts to actively recruit and make you a part of the Wildcat Community.

Working At Northwestern

Beyond being a dynamic learning organization, Northwestern employs a diverse mix of faculty and staff who work proactively to ensure that the University is a special place to work.  Northwestern is committed to the recruitment of a diverse faculty, staff and student body, fostering a climate that treasures differences and provides rich opportunities for learning.

To that end, Northwestern University actively seeks women, minorities, veterans, and disabled persons for employment and promotion throughout the University.

Your Valued Skills and Experience

We want you to put your skills and experience to work at Northwestern University.   

If you need assistance with how to convert your occupational skill over to civilian job categories, the following sites are highly recommended:

O*Net Online: Is a job source tool dedicated to veteran skill code conversions and much more. Click here.

My Next Move: Will assist you with finding careers similar to your military job. Click Here.

Learn how to Become: Veterans’ Guide to Getting Hired. Click Here.

Next Steps:

If you have a completed resume and have comparable skills and qualifications for any of our open positions, we encourage you to apply via our career site www.northwestern.edu/hr/jobs.  Be sure to indicate your veteran status on the application.

Contact Us:
To contact Northwestern University HR Staffing directly, email us at:  hrpositions@northwestern.edu