Career Center Events


Get prepared and get connected!

The Career Center offers a wide variety of events to help you successfully land after graduating from GVSU! Attending workshops, career fairs, and employer hosted events are great activities to add to your short and long - term career plan and are available to students and alumni!

Log in to Handshake and click on Events for a complete list of career-related activities and events!


Upcoming Events

Resume Review Day with Industry Professionals

January 31, 2022 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sign up to have your resume reviewed by industry professionals! This is your chance to get valuable feedback from employers including tips on formatting, content, and how to translate your course...

HTM Networking Extravaganza

February 1, 2022 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Hospitality & Tourism Management (HTM) Department is once again looking to host a networking event that will allow the students to connect informally with our industry partners. The...

The School of Social Work Bridges to Employment Conference

February 8, 2022 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This event will include clinical exam strategies, BSW & MSW licensure, resume tips and tricks, an employer roundtable, and more.

Careers in Economics: Meet the Employers

February 9, 2022 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Careers in Economics: Meet the Employers is an opportunity to find out more about Economics as a major and a career. Meet faculty advisors, alumni, and professionals in the field.  Learn about...

Careers in Accounting

February 10, 2022 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Please join Accounting faculty and employers for an introduction to accounting as a career path! Alumni and recruiters from various accounting firms and corporations will be in attendance. Want to...

Career Fair Prep Event

February 14, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Nervous about attending the GVSU Virtual Career & Internship Fair? Never attended a virtual fair before? Not sure what to expect? Join GVSU Career Center staff as we go over the Handshake Virtual...

How to Find an Internship

February 16, 2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Whether or not your academic program requires it, internships are an essential part of your experience at GVSU. Learn the nuts and bolts of searching, applying and succeeding in an internship experience....

Resume Review Day with Industry Professionals

February 18, 2022 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Sign up to have your resume reviewed by industry professionals! This is your chance to get valuable feedback from employers including tips on formatting, content, and how to translate your course...

Virtual GVSU Winter Career & Internship Fair 2022

February 24, 2022 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Meet with employers looking to hire for internship and full-time opportunities, and/or explore careers! Virtual career fairs are online 'events' that allow employers and students to meet in...

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Employer Info Sessions

Plante Moran - Track Program Overview

When: Friday, January 28th 2022, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
We invite you to attend this virtual event to hear from past Track interns on their experience!

Make your mark. Track is a multi-year internship program that features coaching and mentorship, while also offering national training in Plante Morans Audit, Tax, Management Consulting, and Wealth Management practices. If accepted to the program, you will have the opportunity to complete more than one internship and continue developing your technical skills and core leadership competencies. The Track Internship Program is open to all eligible freshman and sophomore students. Because of our desire to have a racially and ethnically diverse slate of candidates, students who are Black or/African-American, Hispanic or Latino, Asian, American Indian or Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, or two or more races are strongly encouraged to apply. Launch your career. Define your path. Make your mark.

Your role.//

TRACK Leadership
- 2-week summer leadership program that introduces you to the opportunities at a professional services firm, while also helping you to own your future personally and professionally through exercises and mentorship.///
- This freshman program is a steppingstone to our sophomore year TRACK internship experience.//

TRACK Internship
- 6-week rotational internship consisting of hands-on projects and job shadow experiences with partners and staff with clients across Audit, Tax, Management Consulting, and Wealth Management practices.
- The/opportunity for future internships or a full-time position/in/professional services/will come into focus after a summer in our Track/internship./

The qualifications.

- Pursuing a Bachelors degree in business or a related field.
Interested in pursuing a career in Accounting, Finance, or Management Consulting.
- Academic success (a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0).
Detail-oriented leader with problem solving, communication, and analytical skills.
- Driven to succeed but interested in working in a team-oriented environment.
- Creative, flexible, and able to adapt to change.
- Because of our desire to have a racially and ethnically diverse slate of candidates, students who identify as Black or African American, -
- Hispanic or Latino, Asian, American Indian or Alaska Native, Native - - Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, or two or more races are strongly encouraged to apply.

More Infoabout the Plante Moran - Track Program Overview event starting 1/28/2022

Healthcare students

When: Tuesday, February 1st 2022, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center Lobby Tables, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

We are looking to hire students with healthcare related majors! We can be flexible with times and days that are available!

More Infoabout the Healthcare students event starting 2/1/2022

Deloitte Michigan - Intro to Audit Spring 2022

When: Monday, February 7th 2022, 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Hear from Deloitte client-serving professionals and campus recruiters to learn more about internship opportunities within Michigan's Audit & Assurance practice.

RSVP Link: https://tinyurl.com/DeloitteIntroAudit

Zoom: https://deloitte.zoom.us/j/94415006554
Meeting ID: 944 1500 6554
Passcode: 601035

More Infoabout the Deloitte Michigan - Intro to Audit Spring 2022 event starting 2/7/2022

GVSU - Plante Moran Information Table

When: Wednesday, February 9th 2022, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Location: The L. William Seidman Center, 1000 Frey Foundation Lobby, 50 Front St. SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504, United States

Plante Moran is among the nations largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms. We have 3,300 staff across 24 locations in Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, and internationally in China, India, Japan, and Mexico, providing clients around the globe with audit; tax; risk management; financial, technology, and business consulting; and wealth management services. Were consistently ranked as one of Fortune magazines 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture translates into an extraordinary client experience, allowing us to attract and serve the best organizations, and gives you the opportunity to grow your expertise and pave your pathway to professional excellence.

More Infoabout the GVSU - Plante Moran Information Table event starting 2/9/2022