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

Career Confidence Group

When: Monday, November 26th 2018 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
Location: 204 Student Services

Do you ever wonder Why cant I decide on my career path? or What if struggle at the career I choose? Come join a 3-session group to share your concerns and learn skills to build career decision-making confidence.

This group will meet Monday November 26th, December 3rd and December 10th from 1:00-2:00pm in STU Room 204.

To sign up for the 3-week group please call the University Counseling Center at 616 331 3266.

More Infoabout the Career Confidence Group event starting 11/26/2018

World of Work Career Exploration Program Fall 2018

When: Friday, November 30th 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm EST
Location: Various Employer Work Site Locations

World of Work Career Exploration Program Fall 2018

More Infoabout the World of Work Career Exploration Program Fall 2018 event starting 11/30/2018

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

Engineering Co-Op and Internship Fair

When: Friday, January 25th 2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EST
Location: 301 West Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504, United States

Engineering Co-Op and Internship Fair

More Infoabout the Engineering Co-Op and Internship Fair event starting 1/25/2019

Speed Interviews

When: Friday, February 1st 2019 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm EST
Location: The Russel H. Kirkhof Center, 2266, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, Michigan 49401, United States

Interviewing for a job, internship, or academic/graduate program can be stressful! Ease that stress by practicing with the friendly staff of the Career Center! This session will allow you to experience real interview questions, receive immediate feedback, and learn how to best prepare. Feel free to dress the part as well if youd like feedback on what to wear.

Registration via Handshake is required! Space is limited so register soon!

More Infoabout the Speed Interviews event starting 2/1/2019



Page last modified August 8, 2018