Design your future

Our team provides advising and programming to prepare students for success both at UVA and in life beyond the Lawn. From exploring careers to accepting a job or graduate school offer, we're here to support you as you envision and create a life you love.

  • Explore Engineering Careers

    Students often share with us that while they’re interested in studying engineering, they’re unsure which majors and careers are the best fit for them. We’re here to help. This sections includes information about what exactly engineers do after they graduate, how to assess your own skills and interests and ways to find information about career fields.

  • Get Experience

    "How do I get experience when it seems like every job already requires experience?" We'll show you how! This sections includes information about internships, externships, undergraduate research and other ways to get experience.

    Get Exerience
  • Job and Internship Search

    The best time to start your job or internship search is now. Learn about events and resources at UVA and beyond that support your search. This section includes help with understanding the job and internship search process, resumes, interviewing, and all of the great career related programs offered at UVA.

    Job and Internship Search
  • Graduate and Professional School

    Thinking about graduate or professional school? Learn about the application timeline and process, along with important considerations.

    Graduate and Professional School
  • Tips and Resources

    Tips and Resources

    Build connections with alumni. Maximize your LinkedIn account. Take advantage of free online career resources. Read on for more tips and advice on on-line resources for your off-grounds job and internship search, networking, LinkedIn, diverse populations, and evaluating your job offer.

    Tips and Resources