Category - Illini Success

Where will Illinois lead you? Our bloggers are all following their own paths. Read about their future plans and goals—they might just be similar to yours!

The Career Center

Here on our campus, we have a wonderful resource in the Career Center. Throughout college, you’ll want to have a solid resume and cover letter. This will be extremely helpful when you try for your first internship...

Friends, See You Again!

It has been three weeks since I came to school without seeing those familiar faces. I miss my older friends a lot, and I would love to share my experience during commencement week back in May. This May, two of my...

Graduation and Beyond

Hi all, It’s odd how college feels like staring at the Earth from space. When you’re in it, it’s your entire life: friend circles, academic structure, go-to things to eat, study, and play. But now that...

Thank You

Hey guys, This will be my last post as an Admissions Blogger, and I would just like to thank you all for tuning in. I hope that over the last year some of my blogs have in some way, shape, or form influenced you guys in...

Post-Grad Life

Hey guys, So now that I’m done being all sentimental about graduation, I want to hit you guys with a last few helpful posts detailing how you can navigate post-grad life. Now, I know most of you are years away...

GRADUATION!!! Part 3

Hey guys, So the ceremonies have been attended, the tears have been shed, and the diplomas awarded. It has been four long, hard fought years, filled with amazing new experiences, stress-filled nights studying, and...

GRADUATION!!! Part 2

Hey guys, The rant is far from over! There are just so many things I want to tell you all, so I guess I’ll start at the social level. Before I came to the University of Illinois, I was always told...

GRADUATION!!!

Hey guys, Well, it’s finally here! I’ve been a student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for four years, and they have been the best four years of my life. Here I found my true passion in...