Career & Professional Development: for parents and families  >  CPD participation in new student orientation

In summer, New Student Programs conducts First-Year Orientation and Transfer Orientation for incoming Hokies and their families. For more information and scheduling, explore their Orientation pages.

Orientation includes opportunities for you to meet and learn from our staff:

For all incoming students:

  • Career & Professional Development will be present during the morning Resource Fair, in Squires Student Center, at First-Year Orientation and at Transfer Orientation. We look forward to meeting you and talking with you about how we assist students in their career journeys, and complement the academic experience through career exploration, planning, and finding career-related experience.
  • Drop-in visitors are welcome at Smith Career Center, Tues. to Fri., July 11 - Aug. 1, noon to 3:00 pm.

For incoming students considering careers in the health professions:

  • Health Professions Advising holds an interest session in Smith Career Center, Room 108, from 1:00-2:00 pm on Day 2 of First-Year Orientation. Watch the New Student Programs website for more details about the schedule for Orientation.
Squires view.
See you in Squires at the morning resource fair!