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UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, Jun. 3

STEM Diversity Career Expo
Meet face to face with top recruiters at the STEM Diversity Career Expo in Washington, DC on June 3rd. Registration is required. Click here for more info.

Tuesday, Jun. 14

Job Search Workshop: Beyond the Basics
Take your job search a step further than simply answering job ads, and learn how to network, follow-up, and find hidden opportunities during this in-depth and hands-on career workshop.

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!

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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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