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.
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.
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
Fall 2020 Office Hours (Quick Questions): Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Suit Yourself Closet (By Appointment Only): Tuesday & Wednesday, 9 - 11 a.m.
Time is valuable. There's so many options after graduation. You're thinking about graduate school, but not quite sure if you're ready, or even prepared? You will learn the different opportunities you can explore for a Gap Year - the year between when you graduate with a bachelor's degree and enter into a graduate program. VCU Careers Services wants to help you maximize your experiences so that none of your time is wasted.
| Tuesday October 27, 3:30-4:00 pm | Learn more about our employer partner, Peace Corps, at this virtual employer showcase. In this showcase, you'll hear from company representatives and learn about what they do, how they do it, and what they look for in an applicant. After a brief panel and presentation, there will be time for Q&A from the audience. Students of all years and majors are encouraged to attend. Register through Zoom by clicking the blue button above. Check out Revature here: https://vcu.joinhandshake.com/employers/62535
Wednesday, October 28, 12pm Co-hosted by the Office of the Student Experience and VCU Career Services. This workshop will provide students with the knowledge and real-time practice in preparing for remote and virtual interviews as a healthcare professional.