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
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.
The National Association of Minority Mortgage Bankers of America (NAMMBA) is a purpose-driven organization with a mission to increase the engagement of women and minorities in the real estate finance industry. As part of NAMMBA’s Mission2025 Program – introducing, developing, and connecting 50,000 diverse college students and recent graduates to the Real Estate Finance Industry - we have launched NAMMBA’s #StudentChallenge campaign! This campaign seeks to provide the tools, resources, and support needed for those students entering the industry workforce. NAMMBA invites you to participate in our 2021 College Town Hall series, beginning January 27, 2021. At these virtual events, students, recent graduates, and Higher Ed professionals will meet and hear from C-Suite Leaders and HR Executives in the Real Estate Finance Industry on a variety of topics, such as: How to Successfully Enter the Industry, Finding the Right Fit, Various Careers & Pathways, and Executive Journeys & Current Perspectives. Students that RSVP, attend the College Town Hall, and create a Talent Hub Profile (see below) will be entered into raffles for a $250 supply. Click the link to register - https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_aQ6XrrvKSmS2R8bfjJ0t3A Click the link to create a Talent Hub profile - https://www.nammbacareers.com/ We have included a PDF to share with your students. If you would like more information on NAMMBA's College and Career Initiatives, please contact Ramon Moran at - Ramon.Moran@nammba.org
Prepared Professional: Virtual Interview Hacks Wednesday, January 27th at 5:30pm via Zoom Hosted by the Office of the Student Experience, MCV Campus Join us as guest speaker Megan Hollis from VCU Career Services will provide the knowledge and real-time practice in preparing for remote and virtual interviews as a healthcare professional and develop strategies for internship, residency, clinicals and etc. To RSVP, click here - https://www.pubapps.vcu.edu/vphs/OSEReg/Form.aspx?EventTypeID=1