Public and Social Service Career and Internship Fair

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 from noon to 3 p.m.

VCU Career Services presents the Public and Social Services Career and Internship Fair. The event will be in the Richmond Salons, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave. This new event combines the former Nonprofit and Social Services and Government and Public Service Career fairs. VCU students and alumni can connect with government agencies, as well as nonprofit, human and social services organizations to explore career and internship opportunities. For more information, contact Lian Currie at or (804) 828-1645 or visit

‘Near Misses in Applied Research’

Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

VCU’s Department of Forensic Science presents “From Biblical Plagues to Extraterrestrial Life and Microbial Forensics: Near Misses in Applied Research.” The lecture will be in Room 2201, Academic Learning Commons, 1000 Floyd Ave. For more information, contact Jo Murphy at

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

Did you know that VCU Career Services has a professional clothing closet called Suit Yourself?? They also have a great event, JCPenney College Suit Up, to build your professional wardrobe on Sunday, October 7th from 6:30 – 9:30pm. 

JCPenney College Suit Up is a collaborative event with VCU Career Services and the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) to provide students with a special shopping event for career wear. *With a VCU ID, students and alumni will receive exclusive discounts not available to the public. VCU Career Services will be providing transportation. Sign up here!! 

Science and Health Career Fair

Monday, Apr. 2, 2018 from noon to 3 p.m.

RESCHEDULED: VCU Career Services presents the spring 2018 Science and Health Career Fair in the University Student Commons, Richmond Salons. Attendees can connect with science and health organizations offering full-time or experiential opportunities in health and science fields. Attendees can also talk with recruiters from these organizations and learn about programs, internships and full-time opportunities. For more information, contact Lian Currie at or (804) 282-8162 or visit

Discover Health Care Fair

February 20

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The VCU Health Science Pipeline holds the “Discover Health Care Fair” in the Larrick Student Center for attendees to explore the numerous health professions offered at VCU. For more information, contact Taryn Hayes at or visit

Department of Health Administration’s Executive Master of Science in Health Administration (MSHA) Program: Information Session Webinar

Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 from noon to 1 p.m

The Department of Health Administration hosts a free lunchtime informational webinar for its professional hybrid online program, the Master of Science in Health Administration (MSHA). Attendees will learn about the MSHA program, admissions criteria and will have the opportunity to meet the new program director, Rachel F. Haga, as well as recent alumnus of the program, Ross Airington, director of health policy, Washington Strategic Consulting in Richmond. For more information, contact Carrie Thornbrugh at or visit

“Careers Combating the Opioid Epidemic” Panel with Career Services!

Careers Combating the Opioid Epidemic
will be Monday, Feb. 5 at 4pm in the University Student Commons Forum Room.
It will feature the following panelists:

Dr. Omar Abubaker, DMD, PhD

Professor and Chair of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery, VCU School of Dentistry


Tom Bannard, MBA, CADC

Program Coordinator, VCU Rams in Recovery, The Wellness Resource Center, VCU


Tatiana Carter ‘16

Education Program Coordinator

Richmond City Sheriff’s Office