Career Center Events

Get Prepared


Attend career-themed workshops and presentations to identify majors, explore career options, and learn how to present yourself and your job search materials. 

Explore Majors

Undecided or thinking about changing majors? Join other students as you explore your options at GVSU!

Planning for Grad/Professional School

If graduate or professional school is your next step, come see how you can put your best foot forward!

Preparing for Internships and Jobs

Learn the basics of resume and cover letter writing, interviewing, search strategies and much more!

Get Connected


Meet employers and network with professionals in various career fields. Dress professionally and bring resumes.

Career Fairs

Attend a variety of career fairs throughout the year that bring together hundreds of employers with students and alumni looking for full-time jobs and internships.

 

Careers In

These industry-specific fairs are an opportunity for you to talk with employers about their work and hiring needs. This type of event is appropriate for those who are exploring career paths, as well as those actively searching for a job or internship.

Employer Spotlights

The Employer Spotlight program will bring an invited employer to campus to be featured in a series of 5 minute classroom presentations (based on interested areas of study and recruitment needs) throughout the day. They will also be tabling in a visible campus location between classroom presentations for networking with students and faculty.

Upcoming Career Events

ScribeAmerica On Campus

When: Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 12:15 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center, Lobby Tables, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

Meet with representatives from ScribeAmerica to learn more about their opportunities.

More Infoabout the ScribeAmerica On Campus event starting 1/22/2019

Auto Owners Knock Their Socks Off! résumé advice & sock giveaway extravaganza

When: Thursday, January 24th 2019 11:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
Location: Mackinac Hall, P.O.D., 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

Join the IT/Actuarial recruiter from Auto-Owners Insurance in Mackinac Hall for a résumé critique or to discuss their full-time and paid internship opportunities (bonus: each participant gets a pair of cozy socks while supplies last)!

More Infoabout the Auto Owners Knock Their Socks Off! résumé advice & sock giveaway extravaganza event starting 1/24/2019

US Army on Campus

When: Thursday, January 24th 2019 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center, Lobby Tables, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

Meet with representatives from the United States Army to learn more about opportunities.

More Infoabout the US Army on Campus event starting 1/24/2019

The School of Social Work Bridges to Employment Conference & Career Fair

When: Thursday, January 24th 2019 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Location: 401 W Fulton St, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504, United States

The School of Social Work Bridges to Employment Conference & Career Fair

More Infoabout the The School of Social Work Bridges to Employment Conference & Career Fair event starting 1/24/2019

Careers in Public Service for Student Athletes

When: Thursday, January 24th 2019 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Location: The Holton-Hooker Learning and Living Center, Multi-purpose Room, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

Network and connect with employers from the YMCA, Grand Rapids Fire and Police Departments, and the United States Secret Service.

More Infoabout the Careers in Public Service for Student Athletes event starting 1/24/2019



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