: CDO

Career Development Office

Career Development Office
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063

Gregory Hall, 2nd floor
Phone: (716) 673-3327
Fax: (716) 673-3593

Office Hours:
Academic Year
8:30 am - 5:00 pm, M-F
8:00 am - 4:00 pm, M-F

Make an Appointment

Schedule an appointment to talk with one of our career counselors at your convenience.

Looking for a job on campus?

Check out a list of student employment opportunities.  Login to Quest for complete details and application instructions.

Internships make the difference...

Lauren Orlowski and Kara Murray
Lauren Orlowski and Kara Murray working a recent "Kiss the Summer Hello" concert for Kiss 98.5 FM, headlined by Flo-Rida. Lauren, a 2015 Public Relations graduate, is actually a former intern of Entercom Radio in Buffalo, and is now working part-time for them. Kara, who just finished her sophomore year, is gaining invaluable experience as a Public Relations intern this summer.

Get FOCUSed...

FOCUS 2 is an online, interactive, self-guided career and education planning system. Combined with a follow-up appointment with a career counselor, FOCUS 2 can help you to make informed career decisions. Create your account and get started. You will need to login with your Fredonia e-mail account (the Fredonia access code is: focus2). » Learn more...

Join Fredonia Career Connection, a mentor program for students and alumni

Check out the
Fredonia Career Connection!

The Fredonia Career Connection is a mentoring program created to provide a network of professionals to help current students and alumni explore career options.

Carnegie Foundation - Community Engagement Classification

May 2015 graduate applies classroom knowledge through internship with local employer.

Sarah Tedesco

“A typical day at Brooks included writing news releases and various other articles. I also spent a lot of time interviewing and talking with the many different staff of the hospital.” 

Sarah Tedesco, Public Relations 
Community Relations Intern - Spring 2015
Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, NY

"The CDO helped to guide me every time I switched my major, had a question about my resume and cover letter, and even offered me advice on what to include on my LinkedIn page. They have a number of different resources on their website and in their office, which are very helpful for future careers."

Getting started with your job search?

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Interested in an internship?

See a sampling of where Fredonia students have interned or view our intern videos to learn more!

CDO counselors can help you identify and find internship opportunities related to your educational or career goals. Assistance is also available in applying for internships (or jobs!), obtaining a Learning Contract for Experiential Education, developing resumes, writing cover letters, and preparing for interviews.
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