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Advising for students by Career & Professional Development

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Advising appointments

Offered fall, spring, and summer. Typically 30 or 60 minutes, for a wide array of career-related topics.

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Offered fall and spring. 15-minute mini-appointments for resume reviews, class assignments, quick questions.

Advising is for:

Career & Professional Development (CPD) provides career-related advising to Virginia Tech undergraduate and graduate students whose academic programs are based in Blacksburg or Roanoke.

Easy and safe access

In accordance with Virginia Tech's plan related to Covid-19, and for everyone's health and safety, all advising is by phone or Zoom.

Not sure if you need advising?

If you have a brief question and are not sure if you need advising, call or email us and we'll guide you.

Quick help

Career Q&A Today are quick videos by our CPD advisors that might answer a question you have.

More resources


Advising by majors & colleges

Pre-professional advising

What CPD can't do

CPD is not authorized to advise on academic course requirements. Please take advantage of these university resources provided for your academic advising needs: