Career Development

Get ready to Explore, Experience, and Engage!

The Griff Center for Student Success at Canisius College provides personalized, cutting-edge services and programs to meet the complete career development needs of Canisius students and alumni. Whether you need help choosing a major, exploring careers, or developing job search skills, our staff is here to help you make the necessary preparations to achieve your goals and to ensure a successful transition from academic life to the working world.

To schedule an appointment, please call 716.888.2174, email us at or stop into Horan O'Donnell 014. Students will meet with their specified Career Coach based on their class year.

Meet Your Career Coach:

Eileen Abbatoy: Freshmen & Alumni

Sheila Pettigrew: Seniors & Graduate Students

Rachel Emmons: Sophomores & Juniors




The Griff Center for Student Success thanks you for your interest in hiring Canisius Students and Alumni for your openings! Our team can help you meet your full-time, part-time, and internship recruiting needs quickly with easy job posting options and other services, such as resume collection, on-campus interviewing, information sessions, and information tables. Let us help you develop a comprehensive recruitment plan. Contact us at