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Recruiter session

250 recruiters. 100 soon-to-be graduates. 1 reverse career fair.

Register to attend

Stay posted! Registration begins in January 2018.

2018 schedule

April 24, 2018

6-8 p.m. Preview night for alumni only — come back and get a sneak peek before we officially kick off the session.

April 25, 2018

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Meet with students at their tables all day. Coffee and lunch will be provided.
5:30 p.m. Cocktail reception (location TBD)

April 26, 2018

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Meet with students at their tables all day. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Session cost

There is no fee to attend; however, we greatly appreciate a minimum donation of $300 to the Brandcenter Annual Fund to help cover event-related expenses and support the Brandcenter's ongoing initiatives.

To give, visit our Make a Gift page and select "Brandcenter Recruiter Session." For questions about giving, contact Katy Beisham at (804) 827-0075 or

Thanks to all the agencies and companies who made a donation last year. 

hands iconSponsorships

Get your company's name in front of our students by sponsoring breakfast, lunch, coffee, snacks or happy hour during the event. Sponsorship perks include:

  • Your logo in promotional materials and on our website
  • Thank you signage at the event (in the lobby and near the sponsored item)
  • Shoutouts on social media

Once you decide what to sponsor, our team takes care of the rest. We often choose local food trucks and small businesses — you can trust us to find a great vendor for your sponsorship.

Contact Ashley Sommardahl at or Katherine Keogh at

Getting here


The recruiter session is in the VCU Brandcenter building, 103 S. Jefferson St., Richmond, Virginia 23284.


Park in the JL Lot at 200 W. Cary St., Richmond, Virginia 23284 (down the street from the Brandcenter building and across the street from Chili's) for $10 max all day. Cash or credit are accepted at pay stations.

Staying here

Ask for the VCU rate when booking with any of the following hotels. The rate is based on availability. You may be required to provide confirmation that you are registered for the Recruiter Session.

Contact us

Katherine Keogh
Phone: (804) 827-8871

Who's attending?

Thank you to our 2017 attendees! Here's a look at who made the trip to connect with our talent.

Thank you to our 2017 sponsors!


Follow the VCU Brandcenter! We will post photos during the session using hashtag #BCRecruiterSesh.