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When you are trying to figure out what’s NEXT, here are two things you can count on when working with the Grand Valley Career Center: Continued comprehensive career support for all students and alumni and new services designed especially for your individual journey.
Career Support - Our Career Center works with students and alumni exploring the world-of-work, planning and re-planning their career paths, preparing professional materials, and identifying ways to build professional networks. Connecting early and often with your dedicated career advisor increases confidence when pursing your goals. Whether you are pursuing a certificate, undergraduate, or advanced degree, the Career Center will always be available to support you.
Career Coaches – Are you a lifelong learner considering additional education or professional development? Are you a GVSU alumni seeking to grow, re-tool, or make a pivot in your career? Good news! The Career Center will always be available to support you as you grow in your professional endeavors. We have certified career coaches on staff who provide structured sessions so that you can access the tools, knowledge, and opportunities needed to create a personalized plan designed to meet your career goals. Schedule a virtual or remote appointment by calling 616-331-3311 or by logging into Handshake. If you are accessing Handshake for the first time, an approval will be processed before you are able to schedule.
Office Address: 200 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
When working with Lisa and Lori, you can expect a solution-oriented approach, which involves working through concrete steps to achieve your career objectives. You can expect to gain career confidence, insight, and encouragement as well.
Schedule a virtual or remote appointment by calling 616-331-3311 or by logging into Handshake. Please note, if you are accessing Handshake for the first time, an approval will be processed before you are able to schedule.