Take the next step toward your future at A&S Next, a career workshop specifically designed for A&S students.
UR Summer Fellowships
Every traditional undergraduate student is guaranteed funding of up to $4,000 for one summer research or internship experience before they graduate. Through eight different programs, UR Summer Fellowships offer students the opportunity to pursue the research or internship experience that best complements their academic pursuits — in any field of endeavor, and in any part of the world.
Cap and Gown Survey
The Cap and Gown Survey is a small survey that tells a big story! Seniors, we want to hear about your post-graduation plans (even if you haven't figured them out yet!)
Meet Tenaj, a UR alum who proves that not all career paths are linear. See how this psychology major and dance minor turned her experiences, passion, and entrepreneurial spirit into her own business.Read More Start Your Career Journey
It's not always about what you study in school — that's the starting point. It's really about finding your passion and taking advantage of opportunities. Tenaj Ferguson, '11
Career Services Features
Junior's research project will leave you wondering: what's a religious studies major doing working on a math project?
Pre-med and business student helps coordinate first government-approved drone delivery of medication
University of Richmond alumna took time to cultivate her skills and find her passion before opening her own business, Lady Epicure Gourmet.
University of Richmond student spent the spring semester of her sophomore year in the White House.
"Spiders spin their own webs, they don't move into one that's already been made."
Lauren Conder, '14, utilized the support from the Office of Alumni and Career Services and her professors to achieve success.
After studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,'00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.
Ryan Rinn, '04, works as community organizer and urban planner in the city of Richmond
Two recent graduates follow parallel paths to internships in Israel
Leadership studies major sees leadership in action during an internship with the Richmond Police Department
A life of musical exploration leads to a career encouraging others to discover a love for jazz
Upcoming Career Events
- Spiders in RVA: AccountingFeb1212:00 PM - 6:00 PMVisit the Richmond offices of Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP and Deloitte to see the working environments and cultures of... Continue reading
- Spiders in RVA: Careers in MuseumsFeb121:30 PM - 5:30 PMInterested in learning more about how you can incorporate your love of the arts into a career path? Take a trip with us... Continue reading
- Altria Headquarters TourFeb121:30 PM - 5:00 PMVisit the Altria Headquarters to meet recruiters and alumni, learn more about opportunities in the marketing division,... Continue reading
- Interview WorkshopFeb156:00 PM - 7:00 PMBy attending this interview workshop, participants will be able to identify different types of interview questions, to... Continue reading
- LinkedIn 102: Leveraging Your NetworkFeb166:00 PM - 7:30 PMIf your LinkedIn profile is just stagnantly sitting online, then you’re missing out on powerful networking... Continue reading
- C-Suite Conversation with Kevin Chidwick, Elephant Auto InsuranceFeb177:30 AM - 9:00 AMPlease join us in welcoming Kevin Chidwick, chief executive officer of Elephant Auto Insurance for an unscripted,... Continue reading
- VCU Nonprofit & Social Services Career FairFeb1711:30 AM - 3:30 PMThe VCU Nonprofit Career and Internship Fair provides students the opportunity to connect with nonprofit organizations... Continue reading
- Resume & Cover Letter WorkshopFeb176:00 PM - 7:00 PMCome learn the basics of constructing and maintaining a strong resume and how to write effective cover letters.
- American University - Kogod School of BusinessFeb1811:00 AM - 2:00 PMDavid Green, director of admissions with American University Kogod School of Business will be hosting an Information... Continue reading
- Georgetown University Government & Nonprofit Career ExpoFeb1910:00 AM - 3:00 PMThe Georgetown University Government & Nonprofit Career Expo connects students with employers from government and... Continue reading
Spider Career Blog
- Should I Stay or Should I Go?
- Hiring Doesn’t Take a Holiday
- Tip Tuesday: New LinkedIn Introductions
- Tip Tuesday: Coordinating References
- Top 3 Ways You Can Leverage LinkedIn to Promote Your Personal Brand
- Tip Tuesday: Successful Case Interviewing
- Making the Long-Distance Job Search Feel Closer to Home
- Teach Me How to Expo
- 3 Ways to Use an Expo to Step Up Your Career Game
- Tip Tuesday: Differences in Industries for Job Searching