Explore Career Possibilities at VCU’s Majors Fair

Thursday, Sep. 12, 2019 from noon to 3 p.m.

The Discovery Advising team and the College of Humanities and Sciences will host the annual majors fair. The event will be in the Commonwealth Ballroom, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave. Current and prospective students are invited to attend to learn about each major the College of Humanities and Sciences has to offer and the career possibilities the majors provide. For more information, contact Juliana Rasnic at jerasnic@vcu.edu or visit https://students.chs.vcu.edu/majors-fair/.

October Career Advising Events!

October is full of opportunities to learn, connect, and build your skills. Register for upcoming events in Handshake today!

VCU BEST MCV, How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Wed, Oct 3 3:30 pm EDT – 5:00 pm EDT
MCV Campus, Kontos Medical Sciences Building, 104 & 105


Graduate and Professional School Fair

Thu, Oct 4 10:00 am EDT – 1:00 pm EDT
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23220, United States


VCU BEST, Science Alumni Panel

Fri, Oct 5 3:30 pm EDT – 5:00 pm EDT
Richmond Salons IV, University Commons


Careers in the Commons: US Coast Guard Contracting – Oct 2018

Tue, Oct 9 12:00 pm EDT – 2:00 pm EDT
University Student Commons


Exploring Health Careers

Tue, Oct 23 12:00 pm EDT – 1:30 pm EDT
University Student Commons Virginia Rooms A&B


Careers in Education Symposium and Open House – Fall 2018

Thu, Oct 25 4:00 pm EDT – 7:00 pm EDT
University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballroom


VCU BEST MCV, How to Cope & Capitalize on Failure

Fri, Oct 26 3:30 pm EDT – 5:00 pm EDT
MCV Campus, Kontos Medical Sciences Building, 104 & 105


Clinical Laboratory Sciences Open House Dates for Fall 2018!

Please join us October 11th for the CLS Open House!

         Can You Picture Yourself…

  • Solving medical mysteries…
  • Playing a critical role on today’s health care team…
  • With a degree that prepares you for a job and
    medical or graduate school…







Find out more about this rewarding career that is a perfect blend of

Life Science, Medicine and Technology 

Informational Open House AND Laboratory TOUR*
Students, advisors, faculty, and PARENTS are WELCOME 

When:             Thursday, October 11, 2018               4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018               4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019                 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 14, 2019                  4:00 p.m.

Where:             VCU Health System, Community Health Education Center

Gateway Building—Ground Floor
1200 E. Marshall St., Richmond, VA 23298
(Visitor’s Parking Deck: 12th and Leigh Streets)
Driving directions:  www.vcuhealth.org  

*No open toe or open heel shoes permitted in the laboratories.

Please RSVP at (804) 828-9469 so we’ll know to look for you!

Discover Your Major!

You are cordially invited to attend the Discovery Advising Majors Fair next Wednesday, September 12 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm in the Commonwealth Ballroom, University Student Commons.

End of Semester Checklist for Pre-Health Students

End of Semester Checklist

Are you ready for summer? Make sure you have everything set at VCU before you leave in May!

Have you…

  • Registered for Fall 2018 classes?
  • Discussed your summer plans with your advisor?
  • Turned in the Request To Take Courses At Another Institution form (if applicable)?
  • Visited the Writing Center & Campus Learning Center to prepare for final exams?
  • Notified your advisor if you do not plan to return to VCU?


Applying to Pre-Health programs

Have you applied to one or more pre-health programs this year? Keep your advisor in the loop as you hear back! We are here to assist you with your plans based on the responses you receive. Best of luck!

First Gen Fridays Continue!

Strategic Enrollment Management presents “First-Gen Fridays”for students, faculty, and staff who will be or were the first in their family to graduate from college. Events last an hour with the first 15-20 minutes for a presentation and the rest of the time meet and connect with others. 

For more information, contact Elizabeth Bambacus at 827-3927 or bambacuses@vcu.edu.

  • February 9, 2018: Summer Studies — Some Things Are Just Better in the Summer (Commonwealth Ballroom A), noon – 1pm
  • March 16, 2018: Do the Math and Education Abroad (Richmond Salons III), noon – 1pm
  • April 13, 2018: First-Gen Stories (Honors College Multipurpose Room), noon – 1pm
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