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​We offer a variety of FREE services to employers seeking candidates for full-time, summer, part-time and internship positions. We invite you to take advantage of the following services:​

  • Job & Internship Postings (see Handshake info)​
  • On-Campus Recruiting​ (request form is currently being updated)  In the meantime, if you wish to visit campus, please email and we will work with you for your visit
  • Career or Employer Information​
  • Interviews

SUNY Potsdam does not discriminate in any aspect of its college life because of race, color, sex, age, religion, marital or veteran status, or non-job related handicap. As a matter of policy, SUNY Potsdam does not do business with employers who do so discriminate.​

Our office is open from Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m with varied hours during summer and academic breaks. We may be reached by phone at (315) 267-2507 or at


View Detailed Instructions

  1. First, register as an employer on Handshake

  2. Enter your work email address, create and confirm a password, and click Sign Up. Follow the prompts to create your new employer account in Handshake

  3. Once confirmed, you will receive an email which will include follow-up steps to finalize your account. You will then need to add State University of New York at Potsdam when asked to Connect with Schools.


While creating a posting, you will have an opportunity to categorize its type (job, internship, or volunteer).​

View Detailed Instructions


  • Click Post a Job from the home page, OR click Jobs on the left-hand navigation bar, then select Create Job toward right hand corner​

  • You will be asked to complete: Job Basics, Job Details, and Job Preferences​

  • Once completed, click Create

  • Career Services will review your posting for approval and then students and alumni will have access to the opportunities you made available! ​

Questions or need more instructions? See Handshake's Employer Help Center or feel free to contact our office.

Information sessions with students and information tables may be arranged to promote your organization or vacancies and meet with students. To engage with our students through a campus visit, please complete the Campus Visit Request form and we will work with you to plan your visit to campus.

Additional questions may be directed to

Are you part of SUNY Potsdam and looking to post an on-campus job? Or are you a student seeking on-campus employment? This is the place to start!

Our Ability is an online portal for people with disabilities to find jobs that match those skills from employers who are committed to hiring equity.

  • Companies search for qualified candidates and post jobs by subscribing to Our Ability Jobs.

  • Candidates create a profile to showcase their employment skills and are shown open jobs that fit their profile.

Find a prospective candidate today! Visit

Our Ability partners with businesses to provide customized, innovative inclusivity, and disability expertise for recruitment, culture, disclosure, and compliance. Our Ability Alliance is the parent organization for Disability: IN New York, which collaborates with employers on increasing employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

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Career Services is committed to supporting your organization to find talented SUNY Potsdam candidates that can thrive in your organization. If you are seeking support please contact:

Career Services
Lougheed Center for Applied Learning
Lougheed Learning Commons, Suite 107
(315) 267-2507