Explore CAPX

Exhale, Explore, Experience CAPX!

CAPX is your one-stop shop for valuable career advising and a wide range of programming and events to assist you in developing the skills, experience, self-knowledge, and confidence you need to navigate your creative future.

We can help you:

  • Develop résumés, cover letters, proposals, cover letters, artist’s statements, and portfolios.
  • Implement job search strategies and explore job and internship opportunities posted specifically for SAIC students and alumni through our online platform, SAIC Compass.
  • Apply for on-campus employment opportunities via SAIC Launch On-Campus
  • Explore for-credit internships and apply to jobs related to your area of interest.
  • Discover your personal strengths and talents through assessments including CliftonStrengths®, Strong Interest Inventory, and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI).
  • Pursue exhibition, residency, fellowship opportunities, and funding, including Fulbright grants.
  • Learn about contemporary practices in emerging creative industries, freelancing, and self-employment.
  • Network with SAIC alumni and professionals from a wide range of creative organizations and practices.


Meet with Our Advisors

Make an appointment with a CAPX advisor or visit us during walk-in hours from 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m., Monday–Friday for a quick check-in.

We are located on the 14th floor of the Lakeview Building on 116 South Michigan Avenue. Our office is open Monday–Friday: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Visit our Meet the CAPX Team page to learn more about our career and faculty advisors. 

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