NYC Road Trip

Experience NYC Road Trip with Kevin Lam '20 as he takes you behind the scenes at Indeed, Horizon Media and LinkedIn.

Meet us in NYC to get a behind-the-scenes tour of NYC companies that recruit UB students, held annually in early January. You’ll see what it’s like to work at some of the world’s top organizations, learn about the latest trends from recruiters and UB alumni, and find out if working in New York City is right for you.

On this page:

January 9-11, 2018

New York City Area

Transportation Not Provided

You are responsible for getting to and from New York City, and then getting around the city during the trip.

Choose Your Experience

Let's go! Choose one career experience that best fits you and your interests. In each experience you'll get VIP access to see what leading companies in New York City look like, plus you might discover a new career path or something else you love.

Day One

January 9, 2018

Application Deadline:

December 8, 2017 at 5 p.m.

Facebook Site Visit
10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Check in at Lobby and proceed to the 9th floor lobby

Guidepoint Site Visit 
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Located on the 11th floor.

*Please note: This conflicts with City Year, Horizon Media, Indeed and idk tonight Site Visits

Horizon Media Site Visit
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Located on the 16th floor.

*Please note: This conflicts with City Year, Guidepoint, Indeed and idk tonight Site Visits

Indeed Site Visit
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

*Please note: This conflicts with City Year, Guidepoint, Horizon Media and idk tonight Site Visits

idk tonight
2 p.m.-4 p.m.

*This visit is designed for all students interested in start-up companies and entrepreneurship

*Please note: This conflicts with City Year, Guidepoint, Horizon Media and Indeed Site Visits

NY Tech Alliance
7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
AppNexus

*This visit is designed for all students interested in start-up companies and entrepreneurship.

Day Two

January 10, 2018

FactSet Site Visit
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. 
Located on the 10th floor.

*This site visit conflicts with Macy's Site Visit and Huffington Post Site Visit

Macy's Site Visit
2 p.m.-4 p.m.

*This site visit conflicts with FactSet Site Visit and Huffington Post Site Visit

Huffington Post
3 p.m.-5 p.m.

*This site visit conflicts with FactSet Site Visit and Macy's Site Visit

NYC Career Conversations
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. 
Union League Club

*The Union League Club has a dress code. Please dress business casual and no jeans.

Day Three

January 11, 2018

Insider Tips from a Recruiter's Workshop 
With UB alumnas Erin Keenan '14, a campus recruiter from Guidepoint
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
SUNY College of Optometry

Alumni Chat
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
SUNY College of Optometry

With Dan Yanega '14 sharing his story and life since graduating and how his UB degree helped them along the way.

Code and Theory Site Visit
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. 

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Getting Around New York City

Here is how you might get around New York City.

**IMPORTANT: Below are transportation resources for getting around New York City but in no way does University at Buffalo Career Services endorse these companies and/or apps. 

Apps

PLUS - Download the “Handshake Jobs & Careers” app on your iOS mobile device