Welcome to the Career Center
You can go anywhere. Where will you land after GVSU? Let’s figure it out together!
We have convenient locations in both Allendale and downtown Grand Rapids and are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Schedule an appointment or drop-in and work during our CareerLab hours.
Upcoming Career Events
ERP SPEAKER SERIES FEATURING DELOITTE
When: Monday, September 24th 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Location: The L. William Seidman Center, 1008A The Forum Section A, 50 Front St. SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504, United States
TRACKS Program Event: Track 2: Level 1
The Seidman ERP Speaker Seriesbrings corporate executives and recent graduates to the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University to talk with business and non-business students about enterprise systems and business processes in the world after college. The series is held twice a semester and is hosted by The Seidman ERP Program, The Enterprise Systems Student Union (ESSU) and The Career Center. Refreshments are provided, and students are encouraged to stick around after the presentation to meet with speakers and work on building their professional network.
This Series will feature: Deloitte
There will be a EXCLUSIVE event following the Speaker Series from 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in The Forum. This is an exclusive event requested for ESSU members in GOOD STANDING. To be a member in good standing, you must have paid your dues for the semester. We will be collecting dues before this event.
Fees/Dues 4.2.1 Membership fees will be based on if the member is an undergrad, graduate, or alumni 4.2.2 Undergraduate fee will be based upon membership status (see 4.1.3) and how long they have been a member. First semester membership fees will be $60 per fiscal year, second semester fees will be $40, third semester will be $20 and any additional semester after the fourth will be free. If a member is not in Good Standing, their dues will not be lowered for the upcoming semester. 4.2.3 Graduate fee is $20 per fiscal year
Dress is Business Professional
Resumes are STRONGLY recommended.
How to Resume Workshop
When: Wednesday, September 26th 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center, 2201, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States
Your resume is an employer's first impression of you! Join us for this one hour workshop to get started on creating your resume or building on the one you already have. Registration not required.
MI Army National Guard On Campus
When: Friday, September 28th 2018 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center, Lobby Tables, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States
Meet representatives from the MI Army National Guard in the Kirkhof Lobby and learn more about GVSU's satellite ROTC program as well as the MI Army National Guard.
Employer Spotlight - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
When: Tuesday, October 2nd 2018 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
Location: Mackinac Hall, POD, Allendale and Seidman Center Lobby, Pew Campus
The Employer Spotlight Program brings a featured employer to campus for a day, offering students an opportunity to connect with the organization and learn more about their culture, career paths and internship/career opportunities they offer.
Freshmen learn about future career paths and corresponding majors.
Sophomores are exposed to the importance and process of networking.
Juniors explore internship opportunities.
Seniors and Graduates discuss potential career paths.
Meet with representatives from FCA on October 2. Representatives will visit various classrooms throughout the day and will have a table available near the POD in Mackinac Hall to answer any questions.