Recent graduate? Now What?
Years One to Three
- Stay in touch with professors
- Ask employer to help recruit at Business Horizons, in-classes, or on-campus
- Look at joining local alumni groups
- Go back to campus for sporting events
- Connect with VT pages on LinkedIn and other social media
- Apprenticeship with the Recent Alumni Board
Years Four to Seven
- Apply for RAB and other advisory boards
- Increase local alumni group engagement and consider taking an executive role
- Work with your employer's recruiting department to ensure VT candidates are being sought out
- Become a mentor through PUMP or an informal arrangement
Years Eight to Ten (and beyond)
- Continue building out employer relationship with VT
- If in a new city without a major VT presence, build out an alumni group
- Get involved in more senior alumni groups within Pamplin or in certain departments
Find Your Local Hokies
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Network and develop relationships with alumni, students, and your local community.
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Short for Hokie Young Professional Event, HYPE is a chance to hang out with other young alums, plus find out what's happening at Virginia Tech and how to give back.
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Find out about our Dean’s-Level Advisory Boards and Councils and College-Level Advisory Boards and Councils.
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Young alumni committees offer a great way to get connected with fellow Hokies in your area and give back to Virginia Tech.
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From the alumni job posting board and networking events to mentoring opportunities, check out VT’s alumni career resources page.
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Published monthly by Pamplin College of Business.
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