Student Instructions
**Click here to log in and apply to NYRA positions.

Step 1Registration

a. Register with your career office
(does not apply to Smith students)

Northwestern University – Career Cat
Mount Holyoke – LyonNet
Smith College – E-Access
University of Virginia – CAVLink

b. If already registered, update your student profile

c. Have your resume/cover letter reviewed

Step 2Research Employers

a. Check the list of participating employers and positions at the NYRA web site

b. Research employers and positions. Use Vault/Wetfeet, your career office library,
company website(s), alumni networking data base

Step 3Apply

a. Once logged into your respective schools account, click on the “NYRA” jump to feature.

b. Submit a resume and /or (cover letter, writing sample, unofficial transcript) for each position you are interested in. The employer will specify what
documents they want.

c. Submit your materials by January 14th (11:59 p.m. EST)

Step 4Sign up for interview(s)

If chosen to interview (Pre-selected), you will be notified by e-mail on February 1

  1. Once notified of an interview(s) you will choose your interview time within the system.

  2. If chosen as an Alternate(s) and if there is space available, you will be able to sign up for an interview starting February 4 (at Midnight EST)

Step 5Confirmation

  1. Sign the required confirmation form with your career office. This is a contract stating you will attend your interview(s) in New York on Monday, February 25, 2013.

Step 6 - Attend an information session

If applicable attend an information session at your career services office. Contact your respective career services office for times and dates.


For Students:

Student Application Instructions

Participating Employers


For Employers:

Program Information


Travel Directions & Lodging


Contact Information:

Jeff Jenkins
Tel : 847-491-2565
Fax: 847-467-7778

Technical Questions:
Deborah Wijnhoven