Career Treks

Career Treks allow students to travel to multiple organizations in various major cities to gain an insider’s perspective of industry and workplace culture. These experiences can spark new career possibilities and interests.  

To view upcoming treks please go to Handshake and search ‘treks’ in the events section. 

Just some examples of our recent Career Treks: 

  • Advertising Career Trek, Richmond, VA
  • Museum Career Trek, Richmond, VA
  • Bio Tech Trek, Charlottesville, VA
  • Education Policy Trek, Washington, DC
  • Sustainability Trek, Washington, DC
  • NYC Marketing & Advertising Trek, New York, NY 
  • Public Relations Trek, New York, NY 
  • State and Local Government Trek, Richmond, VA

More to Explore

Schedule an appointment through Handshake, or by calling the UVA Career Center at 434-924-8900 M-F from 8 am-5 pm.

Check out upcoming events to build your resume, develop job search strategies, meet top recruiters, and more.

Database of employers for students and recent grads. UVA Students have exclusive paid access through Handshake.