Undergraduates

We want you to love your job as much as we love ours. And we really love our jobs. We encourage you to visit VCU Career Services in the University Student Commons as soon as you arrive at VCU.

As a VCU student, you have access to a variety of career resources including individual career advising, events, job search resources and guides and full- and part-time job listings posted specifically for VCU talent to help you navigate every step of your personal career and professional development.

Not sure where to start? Explore our career development cyclemake an appointment with a career advisor, or check out some of the online information on the topics below.

 If you are already thinking about continuing your education after coming your undergraduate degree, check out the graduate school resouces below.

Getting into graduate school

Many VCU grads go on to pursue further graduate or professional studies. If you’re thinking about applying, begin the process early. While every program is different, it normally takes several months to apply to a graduate or professional program. Here are some ways you can make the process easier for yourself.

Plan ahead
Ace the entrance exam
Perfect your personal statement
Gather your references
Prepare for the interview