Calling all creative, innovative, ambitious, passionate students!

Are you curious about life after college? Do you want to stay in the Asheville area after graduation but wonder what job opportunities are here for you? The struggle is real. Cover letters are the worst. We know your pain. And we are here for you.



What’s NEXT

NEXT AVL is a 9-month professional mentorship program that pairs local university students with working professionals who offer connection, mentorship, and professional development. Through NEXT AVL, students will expand their professional networks and opportunities in Asheville so that they can pursue the NEXT step in their life after graduation as a young professional here – in AVL.

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