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Alumni Career Services

University of Richmond alumni have access to comprehensive Career Services for life. 

Individual Career Consultations

Schedule an appointment

Your career consultant can help you explore careers, identify options, and create action plans. You can also strategize your job search, including resume reviews, mock interviews, and networking. Appointments are available in-person, or via phone or virtually through Handshake. 

Career and Industry Exploration

VAULT Industry Research (Link coming soon!)
Research different industries and career paths and get in-depth information about various fields by logging into Handshake.

Career Resources


Handshake is our Career Services Manager and is used for advising appointments, program registration, as well as applying for job opportunities. If you have a email address, you can create your Handshake account. Use the blue "Sign in with UR NetID" button to get started. If you do not have a email addressm, and/or need to reset your password, start here to get your UR login credientials. If you have additional questions about Handshake access, please email Becca Shelton.

Resource Library

Career publications and tip sheets are available at the Career Services office in 306 Tyler Haynes Commons and our online resource library.

UR Career Connections LinkedIn Group

This group provides an online environment for students and alumni to engage in networking focused on achieving their professional goals.

Learn more about career services for alumni of the Law School (and its database of opportunities) and School of Professional and Continuing Studies.

Make Your Appointment

Schedule your appointment in Handshake. Learn how here

If you need assistance, call (804) 289-8547.

Virtual and phone appointments are available. 

Alumni Benefits

Beyond the diploma, membership in the alumni association is one of the tangible rewards of graduating from the University of Richmond. As an alum, you enjoy access to exclusive programs, events, services, and opportunities designed to make your after-college life as rich and rewarding as your student years. Learn more.

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