Make a Virtual Appointment

VCU Career Services is ready and able to offer virtual career advising appointments to current students and alumni within one year of graduation. Individuals can select or change the medium of any appointment type within Handshake to Zoom, phone, or email (best for document review). You can also cancel and/or reschedule appointments via Handshake or by calling our front desk at 804-828-1645.

Remember that Handshake and useful resources on the VCU Career Services website remain available all students and alumni 24/7. You may also visit our virtual services and support page to see other ways our team can help you, even in this remote environment.

If you have questions about an existing appointment, please email your career advisor directly. If you have questions about how to set up an appointment, please contact us at

Office Information

About us

Our goal is to help you develop a plan for defining and achieving your career and professional goals, starting your first semester at VCU. We offer individual advising appointments to students and alumni during their first year after graduation.

All VCU students may use our services. The School of Business and College of Engineering also have individual career centers.

Our office:

Location: University Student Commons, first floor, across from Chick-Fil-A (with a satellite office in Hunton Student Center, Suite 205)

Virtual Advising Appointments and Document Review Available: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Spring 2021 Office Hours (Quick Questions): Tuesday-Thursday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.(last appointment will be checked-in at 12:45 p.m.)
(Make sure to bring a device(laptop or phone) if you would like to have a document reviewed during drop-in hours with an advisor on duty.) 

Suit Yourself Closet (By Appointment Only): Wednesday & Thursday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Make a career advising appointment

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Alexandria City Public Schools Virtual Career Fair

We invite you to join us for a Virtual Career Fair for teachers on Thursday, January 28 from 1-5 p.m. ET, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. PT. Chat with our recruiters and get insights to fast track your job search. Follow these quick steps to register: Sign up here - Note: you must complete step 2 to get access to the event. Complete your profile so recruiters can find you easily Upload your resume to make your chats as productive as possible. Here’s why you should attend: Find out everything you want to know about working for Alexandria City Public Schools. Learn more about current job openings and explore whether they're right for you. Get your resume in the hands of recruiters who are actively hiring. The career fair is FREE and could help you land your dream job! Get ready to jump-start your job search - register now for the virtual career fair! Please let me know if you have any questions. Regards, Maria Jones, MBA Senior Employment Specialist Department of Human Resources Alexandria City Public Schools 1340 Braddock Place Alexandria, VA 22314 Phone: (703) 619- 8171 Fax: (703) 619-8983 Email: Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00AM - 4:30PM

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