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INTERNSHIP FAIR

Tuesday, September 12th, 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Schine Student Center

The Syracuse University Internship Fair is the premier event for organizations in the surrounding Syracuse area to connect with Syracuse University students about internship opportunities. Whether you already have a formal internship program or you want to bring on an intern for the first-time, the Internship Fair offers an ideal opportunity to connect with Syracuse University's diverse student body spanning a broad range of academic programs. 

Syracuse University is home to 21,789 undergraduate, graduate and law students.  Our student population represents all 50 states and 120 countries.  Minority students represent 25.4% of the total student population and students can study more than 200 different majors.  The staff at Syracuse University Career Services is eager to help you build your on-campus visibility for your company or organization.             



Registration


Venue Information

  • The Syracuse University Internship Fair will be held at the Schine Student Center and will be available beginning at 11:30 a.m. for set-up.
  • We would suggest you enter on the University Avenue side of the building (facing Newhouse).
  • Employer Check-in will be in the Schine Center Atrium beginning at 11:30 a.m., staff will be available to direct you. 

Booth/Set-Up

  • A six foot skirted table with two chairs will be provided. Please keep these dimensions in mind as you plan your presentation, especially if you plan to bring a display.
  • Employers are strongly encouraged to bring information about their internship opportunities and their organization to pass along to students. 
  • Please be sure to indicate if you need electricity when you register.
  • Wireless service is available at no charge; log-in instructions will be available upon your arrival.
  • Please inform us in advance if you require accessibility accommodations as some of the tables in this venue require the use of stairs.

WiFi Access

We have set up group Wi-Fi access for this event:

  • Please select AirOrangeGuest as your network.  You will not need to register.
  • Select, “Already have a password? Click to sign in.”
  • Conference ID:  internfair
  • Password:          fall2017

Please refrain from using Mi-Fi devices and personal hotspots as this will have a negative impact on the group Wi-Fi access.  


Materials

You may send any displays and/or materials ahead of time. Please be sure that your organization’s name and the words “Internship Fair” are clearly marked on the outside of the box. We will have your materials at your table when you arrive. The mailing address is:

Internship Fair
Syracuse University Career Services
303 University Place, Suite 235
Syracuse, NY 13244-2070

We will be happy to return your displays and/or materials via UPS or Fed Ex. Please leave your materials at your table in a box with the necessary shipping forms and account numbers provided by your office. We will arrange to have them picked up the following morning.


Parking

  • Parking has been arranged for you at the University Avenue Garage 

  • GPS Address: 1101 East Adams Street Syracuse, NY 13244
  • Bring your ticket with you so that it can be stamped to cover your parking fee. 

  • Fees for other garages in the area CANNOT be paid for by this event.


Checklist and Reminders

  • The Syracuse University Internship Fair will be held at the Schine Student Center with check-in beginning at 11:30 a.m. and the Fair starting at 1:00 p.m.
  • Bring handouts about available internship opportunities being offered and information about your organization to pass out to students.
  • Bring display items for your table.
  • Bring business cards to pass out to students.
  • Bring your nametag.
  • Don't forget to bring your parking ticket to the event so that they can be validated.
  • Make sure to post your internship(s) on OrangeLink so that students can search for them after the fair. Go to OrangeLink to add your internship opportunities.

Accommodations

Sheraton University Hotel and Conference Center
  • 801 University Ave, Syracuse NY
  • 800.395.2105/315.475.3000
Hotel Skyler
  • 601 South Crouse Ave, Syracuse NY
  • 800.365.4663/315.476.4212
Genesee Grande Hotel
  • 1060 East Genesee Street, Syracuse NY
  • 800.365.4663/315.476.4212
Parkview Hotel
  • 713 East Genesee Street, Syracuse NY
  • 800.365.4663/315.476.4212
Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • 701 East Genesee Street, Syracuse NY
  • 800.365.4663/315.476.4212

Directions

From Hancock International Airport & Points North

  • Take Interstate 81 South.
  • Use exit 18 – Harrison/Adams Street (just past 690 interchange).
  • Veer left coming down off-ramp so that you are underneath the highway.
  • Go straight under overpass, turn left onto East Adams Street (2nd light)
  • University Avenue Parking Garage is located at 1101 East Adams Street
  • IMMEDIATELY after the 4th traffic light you will see the garage on your left. 
  • The University Avenue Garage entrance is located on the left just beyond the traffic light
  • Exit the garage on Adams Street side and proceed up University Avenue past the Sheraton Hotel.  The Schine is located across the street.

From The South

  • Take Interstate 81 North.
  • Use exit 18 – East Adams Street.
  • At the bottom of the off-ramp turn right on East Adams Street
  • University Avenue Garage is located at 1101 East Adams Street
  • IMMEDIATELY after the 4th traffic light you will see the garage on your left.
  • The University Avenue Garage entrance is located on the left just beyond the traffic light.
  • Exit the garage on Adams Street side and proceed up University Avenue past the Sheraton Hotel.  The Schine is located across the street.

From The East & West

  • Take New York State Thruway to Exit 36.
  • Use Exit 39—Syracuse/Baldwinsville
  • Take Interstate 690 East from the tollbooth
  • Pick up Interstate 81 south just past the West Street off-ramp; stay to the right
  • Use Exit 18 –Harrison/Adams Street (just past 690 interchange)
  • Veer left coming down off-ramp so that you are underneath the highway overpass
  • Go straight under overpass, turn left onto East Adams Street (2nd light)
  • University Avenue Garage is located at 1101 East Adams Street.
  • IMMEDIATELY after the 4th traffic light you will see the garage.
  • The University Avenue Garage entrance is located on the left just.
  • Exit the garage on Adams Street side and proceed up University Avenue past the Sheraton Hotel.  The Schine is located across the street.