Career Advising

One-on-One Advising

Our advisors specialize with helping students and alumni identify their interests, abilities, and values that coincide with majors at Richmond and how they can relate to careers in their future.

Advisors can assist with:

  • Exploring interests and abilities
  • Choosing majors
  • Identifying opportunities
  • Investigating graduate and professional school options
  • Developing a job search strategy
  • Connecting with employers
  • Establishing professional networks
  • Transitioning career fields and industries
  • Supporting career advancement

Drop-In Advising

Drop-in advising is available every weekday when classes are in session and is best suited for quick 10–15-minute questions — no appointment needed! We can help you review resumes and cover letters, conduct a personalized Handshake or VMock tutorial, and more. You can “drop-in” at any of these locations:

Tyler Haynes Commons, Suite 306
Monday – Friday, 2 – 4 p.m.

Robins School of Business Queally Hall, Suite 273
Monday – Thursday, 2 – 4 p.m.

Queally Athletics Center
Monday, 2 – 4 p.m.

Guided Drop-Ins

In addition to our regular one-on-one drop-ins, we also offer guided drop-ins discussing specific topics throughout the week — no appointment needed! Come alone or bring a friend and learn alongside your peers.

  • Mondays: Application Documents (Resume, Cover Letter, etc.)
  • Tuesdays: LinkedIn & Networking
  • Wednesdays: Interview Skills
  • Thursdays: Job & Internship Search
  • Fridays: Technology Tutorials (Handshake, VMock, etc.) and Special Topics

To see what the special topic is for the day, check the sandwich board outside of THC. You are still welcome to bring any and all questions to drop-in advising on any day of the week.