Employment Fair 2014

Employer FAQs

How do I get to the Mount?

Mount Saint Mary College is located at 330 Powell Avenue in Newburgh, NY, overlooking the Hudson River, minutes from I-84 and the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, Stewart International Airport, the Beacon Train Station and the Newburgh Bus Station.

From the West: Take I-84E to Exit 10. At the bottom of the ramp take a right onto 9W South. At the first traffic light take a left onto North Plank Road. (You'll see a large Sunoco gas station at this intersection.) Stay on North Plank Road 1/4 mile and turn right at the first traffic light onto Powell Avenue. The College is about 1/4 mile further on your left.

From the North or South: Take the Garden State Parkway or Route 17 North to the New York State Thruway (I-87N-Albany). Follow the Thruway to Exit 17-Newburgh. Take I-84E and follow the directions for traveling to campus "From the West."

From the East: Take I-84W to the second exit after the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge (Exit 10S). At the bottom of the ramp make a right onto Route 32 and then another right at the first traffic light onto 9W South. At the second traffic light, take a left onto North Plank Road. (You'll see a large Sunoco gas station at this intersection.) Stay on North Plank Road 1/4 mile and turn right at the first traffic light onto Powell Avenue. The College is about 1/4 mile further on your left.

Where should I park?

Employers will be able to unload their cars in front of the Kaplan Athletic Center and will then be directed by MSMC security officers to parking.

Is lunch provided?

The registration fee includes lunch for two. Additional lunches may be purchased for $15 per person. Mount Saint Mary College Honors Students will join employers for lunch beginning at 12 noon in the Kaplan Athletic Center.

What time is the Employment Fair?

The Employment Fair schedule is as follows:

  • 11:30 am Set-up
  • 12:00 pm Lunch with Honors Students and Welcome
  • 1–4 pm Fair opens to students

How can my organization register to attend?

Organizations may register online to attend the 15th Annual Employment Fair after January 7, 2015. The registration fee is $75 and includes lunch for two, a table and two chairs.

What is the Career Center fax number?

The Career Center fax number is 845-569-3535.

Whom should I contact with questions?

If you have questions, please contact Kathleen O'Keefe at 845-569-3180, or email kathleen.okeefe@msmc.edu; or contact Ellen Bourhis Nolan  845-569-3116, or email ellen.bourhis.nolan@msmc.edu.

Where can I find general information on MSMC?

Mount Saint Mary College is a private, Catholic, four-year liberal arts college founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Newburgh in 1959. The Mount is committed to providing an education rich in the liberal arts and grounded in the strong Judeo-Christian traditions upon which it was founded. Our student body is comprised of 2,700+ students representing over 16 states and several countries.

Our students study in a variety of fields, including accounting/finance, business, communications, media arts, criminology/sociology, education, foreign languages, history, political science, information technology, liberal arts, marketing, public relations, mathematics, natural sciences, nursing/health care, pre-professional programs, psychology and human services.

For more information, please contact:

Kathleen O'Keefe, Associate Director of the Career Center
845-569-3180
kathleen.okeefe@msmc.edu or

Ellen Bourhis Nolan, Director, Career Development
845-569-3116
ellen.bourhis.nolan@msmc.edu

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