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Upwardly Global


123 West Madison Street
Suite 1950
Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 431-1923




Helps work-authorized, high-skilled immigrants, refugees and asylees secure employment by providing job-search training, individual coaching and connections to employers.


Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Intake Process:

(1) Visit the website and follow the directions for opening a free online account
(2) Qualified applicants will be directed to the application form for the full program
(3) Call for detailed information on all programs on offer, no walk-ins

Program Fees:

No Fees


Arabic, Spanish


Free for skilled immigrants, refugees and asylees who meet the following requirements:
(1) Have a permanent resident/refugee/asylee or affirmative pending asylum status with full work authorization.
(2) Hold a Bachelor!€™s degree or higher from a non-U.S. institution.
(3) Residing in Illinois
(4) Have been living in the U.S. for 5 years or less.
(5) Have some professional work experience outside the U.S.
(6) Posses strong computer skills and access to a computer.
(7) Be able to speak, read, and write intermediate to fluent English.
(8) Be highly motivated and committed to complete training quickly and pursue a U.S. job search.

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Date of Official Change:

June 12, 2019

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

123 West Madison Street
Suite 1950
Chicago, IL 60602


Phone Numbers

Upwardly Global

(312) 431-1923

Legal Status:



Online learning platform in combination with in-person events and coaching

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