Information for Students & Alumni

Create Your Plan

  • Join on-campus clubs and organizations that will help you explore your career interests and develop new skills.
  • Talk to family, friends and advisors about your major and begin exploring it with online tools.
  • Do your homework! Learn everything you can about the field and the employers you are interested in.
  • O*Net (Occupational information sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor)
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook (Guide to career information for hundreds of occupations)
  • CareerOneStop (Career exploration and information)
  • New York CareerZone A way to research careers within your major and assess which might suit you best. Videos on specific careers available!

Create Your Resume & Cover Letter

  • SkillsFirst is a free resource for SUNY Delhi students that offers a Resume and Cover Letter Builder to help you create keyword-optimized documents tailored for specific job descriptions. To register, use this web address: www.skillsfirst.com/organizations/delhi 
  • SkillsFirst reviews are available Monday-Friday.
  • Don't forget your three professional references!

Market Yourself!

  • Create an account with LinkedIn to network, share ideas and search positions within your field.
  • Create a SUNY Delhi Merit page to share SUNY Delhi stories, your student profile and campus organizations!

Search for Internships & Jobs

  • Search for job and internship opportunities through various search engines on the Job Postings & Exams page.
  • Generate a prospective list of potential places to work. Seek out people in these organizations with whom you can network.
  • Take on a shadowing and internship experience.

Set up a Mock Interview

  • Set up a practice interview with the Career and Transfer Services office.
Questions?
Office of Admissions

118 Bush Hall