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Contact Information

Location: Outside the lobby entrance to Greenley Hall
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9 am-5 pm

Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays, 11 am-1 pm  
There will be no walk-in hours on March 20th and 27th

Phone: 631-420-2296
Email:  nexuscenter@farmingdale.edu


Dolores Ciaccio
Director of Career Development

Phone: 631-420-2488    
Email: ciaccidl@farmingdale.edu        

Cheryl Stratigos
Career Counselor

Phone: 631-794-6214
Email: stratic@farmingdale.edu

Guadalupe Rivera
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 631-420-2296 
Email: riverag@farmingdale.edu

Nexus Center Career Development 

Our goal is to empower students and alumni to explore, define and achieve their academic and post-graduate goals. It is never too early or too late to engage in the career exploration and planning process. Visit our Career Counseling FAQ page to learn about all of the services offered by the Nexus Center. 


New York-Presbyterian "Lunch and Learn" Workshop for Med Lab Tech Students: Thursday, March 15th from 11 a.m. - 12 noon. Whitman 150. RSVP Required to nexuscenter@farmingdale.edu. Meet with the NY-P recruitment team to learn about Laboratory Technologist opportunities!

Suffolk County Police Department: Tuesday, March 20th from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sinclair Hall Pit. Officer Michael Umbarila will provide information about upcoming tests and answer questions about becoming a Suffolk County Police Officer. For more information, email: criminaljustice@farmingdale.edu. Presented by the Criminal Justice Program.

Spring Job Fair:
Tuesday, March 27th from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Campus Center Ballroom. Meet with representatives from 48+ companies and organizations looking to fill part-time, full-time and internship positions. Job seekers are not required to register. Bring several copies of your resume and dress professionally. DIRECTORY OF EMPLOYERS

Canon Day: Thursday, March 29th from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Campus Center Ballroom A. Meet the Canon USA Team! Learn about the Insights Summer Internship Program and job shadowing opportunities. Discover full-time positions for graduates. For more information, contact Inesa Mott at motti@farmingdale.edu.


The Career Counseling FAQ page provides information on appointment scheduling.

For Students and Alumni...

CareerConnect is the Nexus Center's online career services platform. With a CareerConnect account, you will be able to:

  • Schedule an appointment with a career counselor 
  • Search for part-time and full-time job opportunities  
  • Find paid and unpaid internships  
  • Upload your resume and cover letter for review
  • Display your resume in the platform's Virtual Resume Book, which is viewable by registered CareerConnect employers
  • Explore career options with Career Explorer and Career Finder resources 

Ready to get started? Visit FSC CareerConnect and register for a new account.

For Employers...

We appreciate your interest in hiring our Farmingdale students and graduates. With CareerConnect, you can

  • Post jobs and internships online
  • Receive email notifications when resumes have been submitted to your posting
  • Generate resume packets to print out or share submitted resumes
  • Set your own expiration date for job postings and close your posting when it has been filled
  • Access or virtual resume book to view resumes from students and graduates

Sign up for CareerConnect. If you require assistance with CareerConnect, please call the Nexus Center at 631-420-2296.

The Nexus Center will host the following workshops this semester. To register, log into your CareerConnect account. Go to "Events" > "Workshops". Select the workshop(s) that you would like to attend. Not yet registered for CareerConnect? See "Join CareerConnect!" on our homepage. Questions? Email nexuscenter@farmingdale.edu.

Tuesday, March 13th
11 a.m. - 12 noon | Nexus Center
Employer Workshop: New York Life discusses careers in the insurance services industry

Thursday, March 15th
11 a.m. - 12 noon | WHITMAN 150
Employer Workshop: New York-Presbyterian Hospital discusses medical laboratory technology careers

Thursday, April 5th
11 a.m. - 12 noon | Nexus Center
Writing a Resume and Cover Letter

Tuesday, April 10th
11 a.m. - 12 noon | Nexus Center
Employer Workshop: AHRC - Direct Support Professional Careers

Thursday, April 19th
11 a.m. - 12 noon | Nexus Center
Creating a LinkedIn Profile

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Campus Center Ballroom

Employers:  Registration has closed, as we have reached full room capacity.

Job Seekers: Meet with recruiters offering internship and job opportunities in a wide range of career fields. A directory of employers will be available as the event date approaches. Be sure to visit the Nexus Center to prepare your resume. Attend a job fair preparation workshop to learn how to approach the fair with confidence! Visit the Nexus Center or call 631-420-2296 for more information.

Big Interview logo

Big Interview is an online tool which provides you with an innovative way to effectively prepare for interviews. Practice mock interviews at your own pace!
Farmingdale Students: Use your "farmingdale.edu" email address to register on the site. Click on the link above to get started.
Farmingdale Alumni: Please contact the Career Center for an access code to this resource. Email us at careercenter@farmingdale.edu or call us at 631-420-2296.

Candid Career logo

Candid Career provides informational video interviews featuring industry professionals. Get the inside scoop on careers as well as advice that will give you an edge in your job search. Search videos by industry, career title, college major or keywords! This is a great way to gather valuable career information to help with your future career decisions.  Candid Career is available to Farmingdale students and alumni. Click on the link above to get started and be sure to watch the "Why use the Career Center?" video on the CandidCareer.com homepage!