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UPCOMING EVENTS

Sunday, May 1

HYPE: Baseball, Brunch & Business
Join the Great Richmond Chamber’s HYPE & Business Councils for networking & delicious brunch food on the NEW Squirrel’s “bullpen deck” while our favorite RVA team plays ball. Registration is required!

Wednesday, May 4

Co-op Financial Aid Information Session
Are you headed off for a co-op or are interested in completing a co-op but have questions or concerns about how the experience might affect your financial aid package? Come to this information session and have all of your questions answered!

Monday, May 9

Cookie Break with Career Services
Even the smartest of cookies need to take study breaks! Join us for a Cookie Break with Engineering Career Services, enjoy a FREE cookie, and take a break from studying for your final exams.

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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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