File Retention

New Policy Alert! As of July 18, 2016, files are kept for a minimum of 6 years. Files that have had no "activity" for 6 years are discarded. "Activity" is defined as adding new references or sending out your file for employment/graduate school purposes.

* Files are kept for a minimum of 20 years. Files that have had no "activity" for 20 years are discarded. "Activity" is defined as adding new references or sending out your file for employment/graduate school purposes.

Note: All forms can be printed from the CDC website.

Career Development Center

Buffalo State College  •  1300 Elmwood Avenue  •  Cleveland Hall 306
Buffalo, New York 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-5811  •  Fax: (716) 878-3152

askcdc@buffalostate.edu