: 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.

What's Happening

Network on the Go
McEwen Hall Cafe
August 24 - September 11
Weekdays 9:30 am - 4 pm

Meet and greet employers to talk about internship or job opportunities. Log in to Quest for more details.

Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro Meet & Mingle
September 9, 5-7:30 pm
130 South Union Street
Olean, NY

Please RSVP to Erica at 716-372-1620 or via e-mail by September 3. Food, fun, giveaways and more! Business casual attire, please.

The Bonadio Group Recruiting Open House
September 9, 5-7 pm
100 Corporate Parkway
Suite 200
Amherst, NY

Office tours and snacks will be available; Bonadio staff of all levels will be available to chat and answer your questions. RSVP on their website.

Lumsden McCormick Open House
September 17, 4-6 pm
Cyclorama Building
369 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY

Ranked among the top 10 largest CPA firms in WNY and named a 2015 Top 40 Workplace in Greater Buffalo by The Buffalo News, learn more about the office, firm, and staff. Please RSVP no later than 9/15 to Stephanie Wilkinson.


Whether you are selecting a major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change, MyPlan can help you explore options.

Step 1.
Register to take the free assessments:
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Step 2:
Complete all four assessments.

Step 3:
Compare CAREERMATCH with your composite scores. Schedule a follow up appointment with a career counselor.

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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.

Carnegie Foundation - Community Engagement Classification


Network on the Go Fall 2015 scheduleMeet & Greet with Employers
August 24 - September 11
McEwen Hall Cafe

It's never too early to begin networking with employers and professionals to establish local, national and global connections!

Monday, August 31: 
Unyts, 12:30-3 pm

Tuesday, September 1:
Ahira Hall Library, 10:30 am-4 pm
Chautauqua Cattaraugus Library System, 10:30 am-4 pm

Wednesday, September 2:
Rochester Americans Hockey Team, 9:30 am-12 pm
Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 12:30-3 pm

Thursday, September 3:
Lori J Lehnen Engineering, 10:30 am-1 pm
Chadwick Bay/Advanced Production Group, 1:30-4 pm

Tuesday, September 8:
Joe Basil Chevrolet, 10:30 am-1:00 pm
Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation, 1:30-4:00 pm
Fredonia Technology Incubator, 1:30-4:00 pm

Wednesday, September 9:
Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
DFT Communications, 12:30-3 pm

Thursday, September 10:
AmeriCorps: The Service Collaborative of WNY, 10:30 am-1:00 pm
Fetch Logistics, 1:30-4:00 pm

Friday, September 11:
Just for Kids, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

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Interested in an internship?

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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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