The Berry Career Institute coordinates multiple Career Tours to explore various industries and fields, and help students build their professional networks with alumni and potential employers.

A typical tour includes two to three site visits each day at a variety of companies as well as a networking component (usually over a meal) with Cornell alumni who live in the area.

2019-2020 Career Tours

Check back for additional details once applications are open for the following career tours (specific times and costs are subject to change):

Arts, Media & Entertainment in Minneapolis -Block Break 2, October 16-18

  • Student fee: $75 for lodging, transportation, and most meals. Financial assistance is available. 
  • Depart: 12:00pm, Wednesday, October 16 Return: ~6:00pm, Friday, October 18
  • Sites visits include: Arts Midwest, Guthrie Theater, NBC TV/KARE-11

Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Healthcare Career Tour, Block Break 5: Thursday, February 6

  • Free!
  • Depart: 8:00am and return by 6:00pm

Des Moines, Block Break 7: Thursday, April 9

  • Free!
  • Depart: 8:00am and return by 6:00pm

Chicago, LEADS Career Tour, Block Break 7, April 8-10 (more details to come)

  • This tour has limited spots available other than students currently enrolled in the LEADS program. A small fee may apply. 
  • Depart: 12:00pmWednesday, April 8, Return: ~6:00pmFriday, April 10

Apply for a career tour