Career Fairs & Events
VCU hosts career fairs during fall and spring semesters. Each fair offers for students and alumni the opportunity to network with employers from a wide range of industries. More information about career fairs and participating employers can be found in Handshake.
Although professional dress is not required to attend these events, it is recommended in order to support your best first impression with employers.
How to register for a career and internship fair
Register for any of our career fairs through Handshake. If you would like to discuss networking during a career fair, update your career materials, or update your professional wardrobe before attending a career fair, stop by for drop-in hours, Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Federal Work-Study Job Fair
This fair is designed for our Federal Work-Study employers and students who have been granted Federal Work-Study as part of their Financial Aid package. All students are welcome to visit the fair but please be aware all available positions are for students granted Federal Work-Study in their financial aid package.
Part-Time Job Fair
This fair is open to all VCU students who want to learn about part-time and hourly opportunities both on- and off-campus. If you are looking for a job that will help you learn to balance academics and weekly shifts, this fair is the place or you.
Health Professions Career Fair
This fair is your opportunitity to connect with employers offering full-time or experiential opportunities across the Health Professions industry.
Public & Social Services Career & Internship Fair
This fair will connect VCU students to employers who are committed to serving their community. VCU Students contribute more than 1.3 million hours of community service annually so they can develop skills to be successful in the public and social service sector. Employers will be offering careers and internships in local, state and federal government, as well as in public & social services agencies including nonprofit organizations.
Experiential Opportunities Fair
This fair will connect VCU students to employers offering opportunities for relevant, experiential and applied learning. Whether you are hoping to volunteer, intern, conduct research or create, this fair is for you!
Healthcare and pre-health students should note there will be a separate healthcare room during the fair.
Part-Time Job Fair
This fair is open to all VCU students who want to learn about part-time and hourly opportunities with your organization. If you are looking for employees who can balance academics and their weekly shifts, this fair is the place to find them.
Spring Career & Internship Fair
This fair is your chance to connect with VCU students who are seeking full-time jobs following graduation and summer internships as well as part-time and full-time summer jobs!
Teacher Recruitment Day
VCU Education students interested in licensed teaching and counseling positions, as well as undergraduate students exploring teaching as a career should plan to come and network with districts and employers during the fair.
This year's event will offer ONLY a career fair format.
Events & Workshops
If you are interested in attending a career-related event or workshop, log in to your Handshake account to see all upcoming events, workshops, and employers on-campus.