About GRADGargoyle

GRADGargoyle is your online portal for Career Development through UChicagoGRAD.

Using GRADGargoyle, you can:

Here's a step-by-step guide for using GRADGargoyle.

To get started, Log in to GRADGargoyle Here >> 

You will login using the "Student/Alumni" user icon if you are a graduate student, postdoc, or alumni

Schedule an Advising Appointment

Login to GRADGargoyle and click on the “Student/Alumni” user icon. Once on the home page, follow these steps:

  1. To schedule a Advising Appointment go to Calendar>Counseling Appointment>Request Appointment
  2. Select the appropriate TYPE appointment topic you’d like to discuss(Career, Fellowship, Writing, etc.)
  3. Select the date range to which you are available
  4. Select the time range
  5. Select the available counselor
  6. Select the days you are available
  7. Hit “Refine Results”and the counselor’s availability will show up on the right side.

Search for Jobs & Internships

Login to GRADGargoyle and click on the “Student/Alumni” user icon. Once on the home page, follow these steps:

  1. To search for opportunities, go to Jobs>Jobs and Internships
  2. Select Advanced Search to view specific openings (i.e. Full time, Part time,Student Employment, etc.)
  3. Select the Job Title to view more information about the role
  4. Review the How to Apply box and follow specified instructions orsimply click APPLY and attachrequired documents

RSVP To Attend On-Campus Events 

Login to GRADGargoyle and click on the “Student/Alumni” user icon. Once on the home page, follow these steps:

  1. To RSVP for an event go to Events>Select either Career Fairs, Information Sessions, or GRAD Events
  2. To view additional information about the event, click the Title
  3. Select the appropriate event and click RSVP

Update GRADGargoyle Student Profile (Optional)

Login to GRADGargoyle and click on the “Student/Alumni” user icon. Once on the home page, follow these steps:

  1. Select Profile
  2. Upload most updated Resume
  3. Upload LinkedIn URL
  4. Edit Profile Cover Image and Profile Photo by clicking on pencil icon in the left-hand corner
  5. Add Personal Statement
  6. Add Current and/or Past Education
  7. Add Experience (Include prior internship and work experience)
  8. Add Projects and Skills/Competencies
  9. Change Account Settings go to My Account>Personal or Academic or Private

NOTE: Once your profile is complete you can choose to PUBLISH, which will make your entire profile viewable to Employers