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Career Resource Center

Location: Humanities 105
Phone: 845-257-3265
Website: www.newpaltz.edu/careers
Email: careers@newpaltz.edu

Please contact the Career Resource Center for additional opportunities that may be available (employment, volunteer, internships, etc.).


Alternative Spring Break: Give Where You Live Participant

Alternative Spring Break is a week-long volunteer experience held in the New Paltz region each year during the college's Spring Break.  Student participants take part in a number of volunteer, social, and educational activities to build skills, strengthen their professional network, and give back to the community.

Requirements/Prerequisites: Full-time, matriculated, undergraduate student in good academic and judicial standing. A written application and interview are required.
Compensation: None (Volunteer Experience)
Application Timeline: Applications available each November and are due the first Friday in December.
For More Information Visit: https://www.newpaltz.edu/careers/volunteer_sfsa.html

Alternative Spring Break: Give Where You Live Mentor

The ASB Mentor is a leader-participant in the Alternative Spring Break Program at SUNY New Paltz.  They will assist the ASB Coordinator with program implementation and provide leadership to the first-time participants when necessary.  

Requirements/Prerequisites: Full-time, matriculated, undergraduate students who have participated in ASB during any previous year.  Good academic and judicial standing as well as a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher is required. A written application and interview are required.
Compensation: None (Volunteer Experience)
Application Timeline: Applications will be sent to past participants and are due each October.
For More Information Visit: https://www.newpaltz.edu/careers/volunteer_sfsa.html

Saturdays of Service Participant

Saturdays of Service is a semester-long program (held in both Fall and Spring) offering an opportunitiey for a group of participants to volunteer on 3 Saturdays, based on a selected theme. Past themes have included sustainable agricluture, homelessness and housing, food security, farm to food pantry, environmental sustainability, and others. 

Requirements/Prerequisites: Full-time, matriculated, undergraduate student in good academic and judicial standing. A written application and interview are required.
Compensation: None (Volunteer Experience)
Application Timeline: Applications are due in September (Fall) and November (Spring).
For More Information Visit: https://www.newpaltz.edu/careers/volunteer_sfsa.html

Saturdays of Service Mentor

Saturdays of Service Mentor is a leader-participant in the Saturdays of Service Program at SUNY New Paltz.  They will assist the SoS Coordinator with program implementation and provide leadership to the first-time participants when necessary.  

Requirements/Prerequisites: Full-time, matriculated, undergraduate students who have participated in SoS during any previous semester.  Good academic and judicial standing as well as a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher is required. A written application and interview are required.
Compensation: None (Volunteer Experience)
Application Timeline: Applications will be sent to past participants and are due each April for the following academic year.
For More Information Visit: https://www.newpaltz.edu/careers/volunteer_sfsa.html

First-Year Internship Program

First-year students (non-transfers) have the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience with SUNY alumni in a variety of on-campus departments during the spring semester of their first year. Each one offers a substantive project with explicit learning and skill-development goals along with guidance and support from a dedicated staff or faculty member on campus.

Requirements/Prerequisites: Full-time, matriculated, undergraduate students in their first year of college (non-transfer). A written application and interview are required.
Compensation: None (Volunteer Experience)
Application Timeline: Applications available each October and are due on October 31.
For More Information Visit: https://www.newpaltz.edu/careers/firstyearinternship.html

Social Media Internship

Perfect for a current student who has experience managing social media accounts, extensive knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat, great editing skills, and a creative vision. You can manage the Instagram and Facebook accounts for the CRC!

Requirements/Prerequisites: Open to all students.
Compensation: None. (Internship)
Application Timeline: Positions are open as-needed. 
For More Information Visit: Check out @npcareers. Positions will be posted as they open.

Career Advising Internship

Under the supervision of the Career Resource Center staff, the intern will assist students with developing first drafts of resumes and cover letters, conduct practice mock interviews, help student with the job/internship search, assist in marketing CRC services, and present or co-present career related workshops.

Requirements/Prerequisites: Open to all majors and class years. Candidate must have successfully completed their first semester at New Paltz by Spring semester.
Compensation: One semester unpaid training (3 hours per week) After completion of training, opportunity for paid internship and/or academic credit, if eligible
Application Timeline: Applications are available and due each November. 
For More Information Visit: http://hawksites.newpaltz.edu/careers/