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UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, July 28

Total Internship Management Workshop
Employers! Learn how to build top-notch internship and entry-level talent programs at the Richmond Area Total Internship Management Workshop on July 28 from 8:30am – 3:30pm. APPROVED for 6 Hours of HRCI Credit! To register click here. Enter promo code VCU for 15% off the registration fee!

Tuesday, Aug. 23

Student Organization Popsicle Social
Engineering Career Services wants to partner with your student organization! Come discuss how we can partner together during the upcoming school year to best serve engineering students…all while enjoying some popsicles from King of Pops!

Wednesday, Aug. 31

Career Workshop: Resumes and More
Developing a good resume is the first step to landing a job! Join us for a workshop on resume development and learn tips on how to best represent your academic and work experience.

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The mission of Engineering Career Services is to prepare engineering students for their careers and to build relationships within the engineering corporate community. We accomplish this through specialized programs to engage students and train them in all aspects of professional development — from job and internship search strategy to resume writing skills to learning how to evaluate an employment offer. We work diligently to build mutually beneficial relationships within the corporate community to increase opportunities for our students and to become a school of choice for employer recruitment.

Some of the events and programs offered through Engineering Career Services include:

  • Career counseling
  • Resume development
  • Interview preparation
  • Internship opportunities
  • RamsRecruiting
  • Etiquette dinners
  • Career fairs
  • Employer site visits
  • Employer networking opportunities

Career Spots videos

Check out these videos for tips and strategies for your job search.

Contacts and office hours

Anita Hazel Taylor, director
Laura Lemza, career counselor
Rebecca Kurihine, career center coordinator

Phone: (804) 827-1801
Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Location and directions

VCU Engineering Career Services
School of Engineering West Hall, Room 235
601 West Main Street
Richmond, Virginia 23220
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