: 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...

Thermo Fisher Scientific Operations Career Fair

January 28, 3-6 pm
January 29, 11 am - 6 pm
3175 Staley Road
Grand Island, NY

Visit their website to apply for positions (applications MUST be received PRIOR to event), and schedule your interview time by sending an e-mail. Bring several copies of your resume to the event.

College Night at MassMutual Buffalo
January 29, 5-7:30 pm
MassMutual Buffalo Conference Center
300 Corporate Parkway, Suite 110N
Amherst, NY

Professional Development Day
February 6, 12-4 pm
McEwen & Fenton Hall
» View schedule of events

Discover Your Career
February 6, 3-4:30 pm
Fenton Hall 105
Register Online

Seeking the right major? Wondering what jobs match up with your personality, values, skills and interests? Start to find the answers at DISCOVER YOUR CAREER! Pre‐registration is required. Sponsored by the CDO and Academic Advising and Liberal Arts.

Log in to Quest for complete details or to RSVP for events.

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.

Did you know?

You can login to Quest to search for internships, professional jobs, student employment and summer openings. Login to Quest to find jobs and internships, mentors, and RSVP for events.

“I am very proud to represent Fredonia
in our nation’s capital.”
Brendan Francis O'Connor

Brendan Francis O’Connor, Senior (Political Science) 
Congressional Intern
Senator Richard Durbin – Assistant Majority Leader

"I have witnessed history being made as it happens, and continue to play a role through the end of the 113th Congress. This invaluable experience has been the most exciting and prideful semester of my life."

Brendan's full story is featured on the Intern Wall of Fame

Exploring majors or career options?

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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.
Get more info on internships »

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