Career Advising Appointments

Looking for personalized advice and information regarding your career plan? Interested in conducting a practice interview? Need networking advice related to your internship or job search? Schedule an appointment with your Career Advisor!

Drop in to CareerLab

Need a resume reviewed or advice on how to start one? Have some questions about using Handshake, or LinkedIn? Curious about what you can do with your major? Drop into CareerLab!

Attend Career Events

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!

Career Events

Healthcare Experience Panel

October 28, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how to gain healthcare experience during COVID-19. Employers will include- Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, Munson Healthcare, Olivia's Gift, GVSU Helix Scribe Academy, Misson Point...

Careers with a Bachelor's in Psychology

October 28, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join Professor Mary Bower Russa from Psychology, and Rachel Becklin from the Career Center to learn about the career opportunities available to students studying psychology! The event will be held...

Talk With Career Services - Sponsored by PSI CHI

October 28, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Come learn more about the potential career paths one can take with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology! All are welcome. Snacks will be provided.

Resume Review Day with Industry Professionals

November 5, 2021 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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

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Employer Info Sessions

Amazon Women in Operations Leadership Summit

When: Monday, October 25th 2021, 12:00 pm PDT - Friday, November 5th 2021, 5:55 pm PDT
The Women in Operations Leadership Summit: Power of Her Story is a free two-week virtual event where women leaders share their perspectives and experiences in the workplace that particularly impact and affect them. Each session will be a space where stories can be told and heard, and a platform to explore the power created when that happens.

More Infoabout the Amazon Women in Operations Leadership Summit event starting 10/25/2021

Teach For America Info Session

When: Wednesday, October 27th 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Learn more about how you can launch a career of impact and join the diverse network of leaders working together across sectors to shape the political, economic, and social future of our nation. All majors and backgrounds are welcome!

Be sure to register here:

More Infoabout the Teach For America Info Session event starting 10/27/2021

FWF in Seidman!

When: Wednesday, November 3rd 2021, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm EDT
Location: The L. William Seidman Center, 1000 Frey Foundation Lobby, 50 Front St. SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504, United States

Meet with representatives from FWF to learn about available full-time and internship opportunities!

More Infoabout the FWF in Seidman! event starting 11/3/2021

ReThink West Michigan

When: Wednesday, November 24th 2021, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST
If you're going to be in town for the Thanksgiving holiday, there's one event you can't miss. On Thanksgiving eve, several area companies are coming together to help you explore the opportunities available in West Michigan.

ReThink West Michigan is not your average career fair, it is a casual, professional networking event. At this event, several West Michigan companies, with current career opportunities, will share some of the exciting initiatives and projects happening in the region.

Events are held in multiple locations, including Hastings, Grand Rapids, Ludington, Muskegon, Fremont, and Oceana County.

Find out which companies will be there and what types of positions they are hiring for at This event is FREE to attend, but please register.

More Infoabout the ReThink West Michigan event starting 11/24/2021

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Internships are instrumental in helping students achieve their post graduation goals. Help support those who are completing an unpaid experience through this scholarship!

This fund helps to offset the costs for students in unpaid internships.

The Career Center is a department of the Division of Lifetime Learning at Grand Valley State University.