Frequently Asked Questions

I submitted my application a few days ago. How long will it take before I am contacted for an interview?

You will receive an email once your resume has been entered into our database. If an opportunity matches your qualifications, you will be contacted by a Human Resources representative to schedule an interview.

If I don’t see any opportunities that match my qualifications or interest me, should I still create a profile?

Yes. Opportunities are added daily and our recruiters are constantly assessing and evaluating all resumes to match them with open positions. You can also sign up for email alerts that will advise you when a viable opportunity becomes available.

Are all open positions listed on the website?

Yes. All full-time, part-time and event-driven opportunities are listed on our site. We also have opportunities listed for Student Associates.

What should I wear to my interview?

We suggest that you wear professional attire appropriate for a first interview.

I’m an employee interested in pursuing a different opportunity at The Madison Square Garden Company, should I apply?

Yes. If you are interested in a position we encourage you to apply online. We support the personal and professional growth of our employees and our open positions are often filled by current employees. All open positions are posted online, and all candidates must apply online to be considered for a position. Human Resources representatives work with our hiring manager to review applications and will schedule an interview if you meet the position requirements. Please feel free to contact your Human Resources representative to have an individual conversation regarding your interests and career growth plan.

Is it possible to transfer within The Company?

After working for six months, you may be transferred to another job within the Company. Your ability to transfer is based on the availability of a position for which you are qualified, your qualifications for the position, successfully going through the interview process and your selection for the position.


Frequently Asked Student Associate Questions

If I am interested in a student opportunity with The Madison Square Garden Company, when should I apply?

Resumes are accepted on a rolling basis and our Student Associate positions do fill up quickly. Our recruitment schedule follows:

  Semester   Applications Open   Interviews Begin
  Interviews End   Session Length
  Summer Associates   October 1 – Dec. 1   Second week of January   End of February   June – August
  Fall Associates   March 1 – June 1   Second week of June   Middle of July   September – December
  Spring Associates   August 1 – October 1   Second week of October   Middle of November   January – May

How do I know what departments are hiring Student Associates?

Our available positions are posted on our careers webpage with an overview of responsibilities for each position category. During initial screenings, candidates are asked to express their interest and preference according to their past experience(s) and school major. Human Resources will evaluate your qualifications during the interview process and will determine what area of business is the best fit.

Is there an opportunity for full-time employment after the Student Associate position?

While we cannot guarantee full-time employment when you complete your Student Associate opportunity, we do have an outstanding record of hiring former Student Associates into the company if there is an appropriate opportunity.

What are the requirements of the Student Associate opportunity?

To be eligible to be a Student Associate, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be currently enrolled in college and working toward a four year or graduate degree as a Junior or above.
  • Provide a letter from your school verifying enrollment (upon offer).
  • College credit is based on individual school policy; it is not required for program.
  • Student Associates may work a minimum of a 21 hour work week and a maximum 35 hour work week (35 hours preferred).
  • GPA of 3.2 or above is preferred.
  • Available to work from approximately June through August.

Is it a paid opportunity?

The Student Associate opportunity provides minimum wage and students can expect to work between 21 to 35 hours per week.

Contact Us

Madison Square Garden
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY 10121-0091

General Information
+1 212-465-MSG1 (6741)

Investor Relations
+1 212-631-5422

Guest Relations
+1 212-465-6225