Career Services

Career Services assists cadets with career planning, career experiences, and employment or graduate education opportunities leading to successful transitions following graduation.

Cadets and Alumni: You can make an appointment through Handshake. Login using your VMI credentials and click on "Career Center" to make an appointment or email Walk-in hours are Monday - Friday, 0800 - 1630. 

Employers: Please email to discuss Handshake, Career Fairs, and other employer events.



UPDATE: Graduate School Exam Prep Discounts! 

VMI cadets and alumni may now purchase test prep course vouchers from The Princeton Review at significant discounts! Please view this flyer for more information or email

It is best to take these entrance examinations while you are still at VMI; the scores will stay valid 2-5 years depending on the test.

Decorative calendar iconMark Your Calendars!

Our spring career fair is currently scheduled for Wednesday, March 2,2022, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 pm.

Registration is open now, and new employers are being added through March 5, 2021. Make sure you have updated your Handshake account, sign-up for your desired employer sessions, and complete your research on each employer to look your most prepared and polished. 


COVID-19 Career Support and Resources


Career Services has hosted a series of webinars centered around networking and job hunting in this time of economic uncertainty and increased reliance on digital tools. Highlights of these events have been posted for anyone who was not able to attend.


Job Search, Virtual Interviews, and Networking

These resources will help you navigate how to network and interview online, as well as tips on how to update your job search: