Make an Appointment

Make an appointment with a career counselor to discuss major or career choices, resume and cover letter writing techniques, internship and job search strategies, or other concerns. You may also meet with a career counselor to complete a mock interview or to interpret your Strong Interest Inventory or Myers Briggs Type Indicator assessment results. 

For mock interviews and assessment interpretation appointments, please call (434) 924-8900.

To make an appointment with a general career counselor or a graduate and professional school advisor:

  • Schedule an appointment online through CAVLink
  • Call (434) 924-8900
  • Stop by Bryant Hall to schedule an appointment at the front desk

Having trouble scheduling an appointment? Come to office hours for a walk-in appointment with a counselor.

Office Hours

Office Hours are 15 minutes long and no appointment is necessary - just walk in. Call (434)924-8900 for questions about office hours.

General Office Hours 

Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium
Monday - Friday during the fall and spring semesters
1 pm - 3 pm: General Career Counseling

Monroe Hall Room 263
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday during the fall and spring semesters
10 am - 1 pm: General Career Counseling
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm: Graduate and Professional School Advising (Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Pre-Graduate)

Career Community Office Hours

Business: 10 am -12 pm Friday, Monroe 263

Creative Arts, Media, & Design: 3 – 5 pm Monday, OpenGrounds

Education: 3 – 5 pm Tuesday, Ruffner Hall, 1st Floor Corridor

Engineering, Science, and Technology: 3 – 5 pm Tuesday, Rice Hall, Room 107

Government & Law: 10 am – 12 pm Tuesday, Gibson 287

Public Service: 12 – 2 pm Friday, Monroe 263

Who We Serve

The U.Va. Career Center serves all degree-seeking students, regardless of major or year. Students in the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, McIntire School of Commerce, Curry School of Education, Department of Economics, and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences can also use career counseling services offered through those schools. Masters and Ph.D. students in the College of Arts & Sciences can schedule an appointment with the Graduate Career Development Office in the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs.

Darden School of Business, Law school, and Medical school students should seek counseling from their own career services offices. The U.Va. Career Center does NOT serve students in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, with the exception of Bachelor of Independent Studies students.

U.Va. Career Center provides services and CAVLink to undergraduates for one semester after they graduate.

  • May grads have access until the next Dec. 31
  • Aug. and Dec. grads have access until the next June 30

Alumni Career Services is available to all U.Va. alumni upon graduation. Please note that Graduate and Professional School Advisors at the U.Va. Career Center provide application assistance for alumni applying to health professions schools (medical, dental, physician assistant, etc.).