Recent Graduates

Upwardly Global is now working with refugees and asylees who have come to the U.S. as children or young adults and have completed their higher education in the U.S.  We can help you navigate the nuances and cultural norms of the professional U.S. job search – including resume writing and interview skills.  We also help you build a professional network through our employer community.

Do you Qualify?

  • I came to the U.S. as a refugee, asylee or child of a Special Immigrant Visa holder
  • I am completing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree – or a 2-year Associate’s degree/certification program
  • I live in one of the following metro areas:
    • Chicago

If these statements are true for you, click below and get started today


Don’t Qualify?

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Meet an Alumni


Rebecca has a passion for helping women survive and thrive. She has spent her career focused on development and women's empowerment. Read full story

Our application will ask you for some information on your work-authorization, your education and your training and career plans.  Our program helps over 1000 immigrants each year to learn how to execute a professional U.S. job search, build a professional network and secure work in their career field.
We are very excited to work with you!