NYC Road Trip

view of bryant park in new york city. caption: three days, two tracks to choose from, vip access

Meet us in New York City to get a behind-the-scenes tour of leading 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 8-10, 2019

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.

There's no time like the present...

Check off applying for the NYC Road Trip Career Experience on your to-do list. It’s easier than ever to get ahead of job and internship discovery in New York City, with our highly sought after road trip experiences, connections with powerhouse alumni. PLUS entry into companies like Goldman Sachs, NY Mets, Viacom, LinkedIn, Idealist.org, eBay and more!

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.

Make your winter break work harder for you. Spend three days in New York City discovering...

  • What it’s like to work at these NYC companies with a behind the scenes tour.
  • The latest trends from recruiters and alumni.
  • If working in NYC is right for you.
Want to attend a company tour?

Great! You'll need to RSVP in Bullseye powered by Handshake for each company tour you wish to attend.

Day 1- January 8, 2019

Welcome to NYC Launch Party!

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
SUNY Optometry -  Schwartz Theater

Attention

This a mandatory for all Road Trippers.

eBay Company Tour

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
UB Alumnus - Phillip Ha '98

This tour will most benefit students looking for technical opportunities.

This Company Tour is Full

If you still wish to attend this company tour, RSVP to be put on a waiting list. Please check your email frequently to find out if you've been confirmed to attend.

Day 2 - January 9, 2019

Freshly Company Tour

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

GroupM Company Tour

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

idealist.org Company Tour

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Goldman Sachs Company Tour

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
UB Alumnus - Ashish Tyagi '17

Attention: This comany tour is for Computer Science majors only.

This Company Tour is Full

If you still wish to attend this company tour, RSVP to be put on a waiting list. Please check your email frequently to find out if you've been confirmed to attend.

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 3 - January 10, 2019

Viacom Company Tour

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
UB Alumna - Meredith Kohlbecker '06

This tour will most benefit students in Marketing and Communications

LinkedIn

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
UB Alumnae - Jaclyn Carroll '08 and Emily Levinson '09

This Company Tour is Full

If you still wish to attend this company tour, RSVP to be put on a waiting list. Please check your email frequently to find out if you've been confirmed to attend.

New York Mets

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Citi Field

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Getting Around New York City

Here are some suggestions on how you might get around New York City.

**IMPORTANT: Here are some 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

Download the Handshake Jobs and Careers app in the app store or Google play.