Appointments for Students

For an appointment or drop-in with the ECO advisor, all majors are required to attend the “ECO Internship and Job Search Basics” workshop, which will be held once a month during the academic year. The list of dates is located in Handshake, search by “ECO Internship and Job Search Basics” for the full list of dates for the semester. You may register in Handshake. Food will be served! Below is a description of the program and the topics that will be covered. Don’t miss this!

 

This workshop will prepare you for your job or internship search by giving you the tools to help build an effective professional toolkit. This program, offered by the ECO, will provide you with the foundations for: - - Crafting your resume and cover letter - - Interviewing - - Developing your networking and communication skills - - Researching career options - - Prepping for career fairs - - Locating career events and resources online (recruiting calendars/timelines, ECO website, Vault, Career Center website, Handshake) - - Assessing your interests - - Designing your next steps.

Click on the hyperlinked images below to start working with the ECO!

Step 1. Attend the “ECO Internship and Job Search Basics” workshop. There are usually 2 scheduled per month in Handshake. Upcoming 2/3 and 2/22.

Step 2. Once you’ve attended this workshop you will be cleared to make appointments with the ECO Advisor through Handshake.

Department of Economics

University of Virginia
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4182
Phone: 434-924-3177
Fax: 434-982-2904