The placement office provides assistance to current students and alumni with the following services:

  • Resume review helps
  • Cover letter review
  • Development and review of credential file documents
  • Weekly publication of the VanderCook Job Bulletin, a listing of available music positions in the greater Chicago land area.  The Bulletin is currently free to new graduates as well as dues paying alumni ($25-$40/year).  (Non-alums may purchase access to the Bulletin for $40/year.)
  • Postings of music and music related position notices in the building.
  • Contact with students and alumni job seekers of specific positions as they become available.
  • Notification of Education Job Fairs.


Carolyn Berghoff, Placement Director
(312) 788-1151

Download the Job Bulletin:

    PDF Edition
    Microsoft Word Edition

Alumni Links:

    Alumni Association Membership & Profile
    Missing Alumni List
    Tell Us What You’re Doing
    Request a Transcript

VanderCook College of Music - (312) 225-6288