Upcoming Events

Teacher Recruitment Days

Teacher Recruitment Days (TRD) is held annually at SUNY Cortland during the spring semester. TRD 2016 will take place on Monday, April 11 and Tuesday, April 12. Pre-registration is required. Districts from across the country send recruiters to conduct interviews for known and anticipated vacancies. Graduating seniors and graduate students, as well as recent alumni, from 11 Central New York colleges and universities are invited to attend this employment event.

Participation qualification requirements and the online registration can be accessed on the CNYTRD webpageThe online application/registration for graduating seniors and graduate students runs February 18 at 6:00 a.m. through March 11 at 11:59 p.m. Registration for alumni (graduates from December 2010 - May 2015) runs Sunday, March 6 to Friday, March 11 at 11:59 p.m. Priority is given to applicants on a first-come, first-served basis, therefore it is best to register early. Transportation is not provided for this event.

At www.cnytrd.org you can also find:

  • Districts attending the event
  • How the event works (it's two days of interviewing, not a job fair)
  • Interviewing tips
  • Recruiter tips
  • And much more...

It is also recommended to have your resume reviewed by someone in Career Services before attending Teacher Recruitment Days; drop-in hours are Monday through Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. and Friday 12:00-3:00 p.m.


Contact Caryanne Keenan, Assistant Director for Career Development, with any questions about Teacher Recruitment Days at ckeenan@ithaca.edu.