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Student Employment Services

Student Employment Recognition Yearbook

SES Appreciation Yearbook Cover

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Student employees perform invaluable services with enthusiasm, dedication, and initiative. To celebrate their contributions to the SUNY Cortland community, Career Services would like to present the 2019-20 Student Employee Appreciation Yearbook featuring the 67 Student Employee Honorees and the 12 student spotlights. Thank you, students for all you do!

What is Student Employment Services?

We engage with students and employers to offer a variety of opportunities both on and off campus that will serve a college students’ ever-changing schedule, and provide necessary employment skill development. We also process I-9 and W-4 verification for student employment on-campus.

On-Campus Job Postings

SUNY Cortland Auxiliary Services (Dining and Bookstore)

Off-Campus Job postings powered by Handshake

Student Employment Policies and Procedures

NACE Professional Skills and Competencies:

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) serves as a benchmark for Career Services and provides research on employers, employment trends, and best practices. NACE’s core competencies are skills employers believe college students should develop throughout their academic career. Below are the current top 4 competencies to consider. For more information on professional competencies, contact Career Services.

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Listen to the full problem. Acknowledge challenges. Identify multiple solutions. Execute and follow up.

Teamwork and Collaboration

Work successfully with others toward a common goal. Understand the value and process of compromise.

Professionalism and Work Ethic

Show up. Be reliable. Maximize your efforts. Be willing to learn. Ask questions. Take ownership. Be humble.

Oral and Written Communication

Avoid acronyms and slang. Grammar and spell check, twice. Ask to have a professional give you feedback on correspondence to help you learn their culture. Listen, process, and react with kindness and respect.

Contact Us:

  • Visit Student Employment Services in Career Services, Van Hoesen Hall, Room B-5
  • Student Employment Services: 607-753-2223, SES@cortland.edu
  • Student Employment Coordinator, Lauren Christiansen: 607-753-5778, lauren.christiansen@cortland.edu

Contact Student Employment Services

Van Hoesen Hall, Room B-4
Phone: 607-753-2223
Fax: 607-753-2937
Hours: Monday-Friday
10 a.m.-4 p.m.