McComsey Career Development Center

Interviewers Say...

• " Well rounded students."
• "Co-op/internship experience."
• "Very strong with the interview process. Great answers."
• "Candidate was relaxed and spoke openly, had good questions and was well prepared."
• "Candidate was not only solid technically, but had a great understanding of business principles and practices."
• "All candidates were well prepared and knowledgeable about the company."
• "Good knowledge of the company and industry."
• "Enthusiastic and a high level of professional confidence."
• "Candidates had great co-op experience and showed problem solving skills, as well as a drive for success."
• "Candidates asked good questions."
• "Well prepared interviewees with relevant experience."

Alfred University welcomes the opportunity to partner with employers in a variety of ways.

Recruit on campus
Interview students for your permanent, internship and/or co-op needs in a beautifully restored, historic yet high-tech setting. Our office provides you with an opportunity to screen resumes and select candidates prior to your visit, or to conduct an open sign-up for all interested candidates.

We offer comfortable interview rooms, designated parking spaces, free coffee and lunch. Our training room, available for your information sessions, is equipped with a TV/VCR, LCD projector, white board, and easels for your use. The room can comfortably seat 20. If you require a network connection, we will provide the ethernet port and ethernet cable. Please bring your own ethernet-equipped laptop.

Campus recruiters must abide by our Recruiting Policy.

Participate in a Career Fair

Employers: Post opportunities and learn about upcoming job fairs.

  • Simply log into Handshake
  • Not currently registered on Handshake? You can Register here and follow the instructions
  • Forgot your password? Click the Forgot Password tab and instructions will be emailed to you
  • Need assistance? Contact us by email or call 607-871-2164

Promote your company on campus
By becoming a Sponsor you will have the opportunity to market your company at campus career events.

Participate in our Employer-In-Residence program
The Experts-In-Residence program enables students to schedule one-on-one appointments with a variety of industry representatives.

Recruiting schedule -To schedule a recruiting date, please contact, Employer Relations Coordinator, by phone at 607.871.2164 or by email to assist you in making the necessary arrangements.

Fall Semester - 2016

Classes Begin

August 29

On-campus Recruiting Begins

September 12

2016 Fall Engineering Career Fair

October 6

Engineering Career Fair Interviews

October 7

Homecoming Weekend

Sep 23-25

Mid-semester Break

Oct 17-18

Thanksgiving Break

Nov 22-Nov 27

Classes End

December 9

Final Exams

Dec 12-16

Spring Semester - 2017

Classes Begin

January 17

On-campus Recruiting Begins

February 1

2017 Spring Job Fair

February 15

Mid-semester Break

March 3-12

Classes End

May 1

Final Exams

May 3-8


May 13

Our office will be operating throughout the year, except for the following dates during winter recess: December 22, 2016 through January 5, 2017.

Please let us know how we can assist you in filling your employment needs.

Post a Position on Handshake

This web-based job listing service allows employers to post positions directly to our website and allows students and alumni to search openings using keywords. Students and alumni have the ability to apply directly to the hiring company, as well as post a resume that can be made viewable to recruiters. Learn more

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