1st Year

Want to Work in Charlottesville? Here Are 4 Can't Miss Resources!

UVA Career Center – February 28th, 2017

In addition to being the home of our beloved university, Charlottesville is a great city to live, play, and work in. Whether you are hoping to find work during the academic year to pay for school expenses or if you want to stay in the city after graduation, check out some of the local opportunities below to jump-start your employment search in the Charlottesville/Albemarle area.

Tips for Talking to Your Student about Career over Spring Break

Hannah Guffey – February 28th, 2017

For many students, spring break can feel like a long awaited respite from a hectic semester. For parents, spring break can seem like an opportune time for students to take advantage of a lull in their studies and focus on the future. The following are just a few ideas for how to engage your student in more career related activities over break.

Bank of America Campus Connect: STEM Series - Register now!

UVA Career Center – February 24th, 2017

Are you a freshman or sophomore who is interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics?   Join us for our Bank of America Campus Connect 3-part STEM-Series hosted by our Global Technology, Global Quantitative Finance, and Sales and Trading teams.  In each session, we will explore how STEM affects the daily happenings at a global bank and how you can get involved.  See handout for more details about each webcast. 



Register Here!

Do I Need an Internship or Not?

UVA Career Center – February 22nd, 2017

University students are eager to find opportunities either due to genuine interests or peer pressure. Finding internships is one of the lingering topics among students, and students who secure internships will be asked frequently by peers of how they find those internships. Doing internships almost becomes a default that students have to do some time during college years. While one needs working experience to build the resume, it has more long-term effects to think about what internships could do for you than only focusing on the quantity of things you do.

Apply for the 2017-2018 Internship at LGBTQ Center!

UVA Career Center – February 22nd, 2017

The mission of the LGBTQ Center is to foster the development of LGBTQ students, faculty, staff, alumni, and allies. Founded under the Office of the Dean of Students in 2001, with generous financial support from the Serpentine Society, the LGBTQ Center works to raise awareness and inclusion of sexual and gender diversities through programs, outreach, and services that support the advancement of the LGBTQ community.

Bank of America Webinar Series: Line of Business 101

UVA Career Center – February 20th, 2017

Are you a freshman or sophomore who wants to learn more about their 2017 Insight Week and 2018 Summer Internships?  In order to better serve and educate you on what Bank of America has to offer, they are hosting a series of Webcasts throughout the spring.  Below is a menu of their Line of Business 101 presentations.  Please join Bank of America for any and all in order to dig deeper into your interests and our opportunities. For details about what will be covered in each webcast, please refer to the information below. Further information provided when you register.

Bank $1,500: McKinsey In STEM Award

UVA Career Center – February 20th, 2017


McKinsey & Company is excited to announce the inaugural Women in STEM Award.  This award will recognize talented women exploring opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math during their college journey.

The recipient of this Award will receive $1,500, and an invitation to an exclusive STEM leaders group with a discussion board and video chats to build your STEM leaders network, and a dedicated mentor from McKinsey. Whoa, what a deal!