Career Resource Center

Job Search

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How to Find Job Openings

  1. Handshake - Job board and company information resource for SUNY New Paltz students and alumni. 3 simple steps for students and alumni to activate their new Handshake account:

    Single Sign On using New Paltz Credential

    - Navigate to
    - Select your school from the dropdown
    Complete your profile 
    And the rest of the activation and on-boarding will be explained along the way
  2. CareerShift - Hyper-aggressive job, company, and contact aggregator
    • Students - Go to CareerShift and use your email account for immediate access.
    • Alumni - Request free access to CareerShift by contacting the Career Resource Center by email at or phone 845-257-3265.

  3. Indeed.comWatch an in-depth presentation on the advanced search features with SUNY New Paltz Alum and Client Services Manager, Sean Haberkorn. 

  4. SUNY New Paltz Alumni Orange and Blue Network (sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations). Connect with and receive advice from alumni/a.

  5. Industry Specific Guide - Jobs Search Resources - Industry Specific - Over 100 job boards based on area of interest, management trainee opportunities, professional organizations, and specific populations.

  6. Off-Campus Job Fairs and Recruiting section of the Career Resource Center’s page for listings of On-Campus and Off-Campus events

  7. Professional associations
  8. LinkedIn 
  9. Chambers of Commerce

  10. Business Journals and Book of Lists
    • Start by going to ABYZ New Links for a list of the entire local and state news journals of the cities you’re interested in.

  11. Company Research Resources (Sojourner Truth Library)

  12. Additional Job Search Resources: