Beyond Graduate School

Beyond Graduate School is a one-of-a-kind, online platform that helps graduate students make the most out of their investment and build their careers. From video lessons on career exploration, to writing application materials, to interviewing and negotiating for that next career step — Beyond Grad School helps you through each stage of your job search.

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  1. Visit Beyond Graduate School
  2. Select Northern Illinois University
  3. Enter your Z-ID and password

Beyond Graduate School’s Career Training Platform benefits grad students by:

  • Supporting career exploration.
  • Providing accessible, well-curated resources for busy graduate students.
  • Promoting engaging learning through reflective activities that encourage students to apply what they’ve learned.
  • Complementing existing on-campus graduate student career supports.
  • Offering recorded seminars, reflective prompts, and assessments that guide the student experience and foster user engagement.

With questions, please contact Gradsch@niu.edu.

Contact Us

The Graduate School
Williston Hall 100

815-753-0395
gradsch@niu.edu

Northern Illinois University
1425 West Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60115

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Hours: M-F, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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