Come and get your resume reviewed during our drop-in hours:

Mon/Wed: 10 am- 4 pm, Tues/Thurs: 2 pm-4 m, Fri: 10 am- 2 pm. Stop by our office in the Science Library, G50. 

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Appointments are available with a career advisor for alumni who have graduated within the last 5 years.  Appointments are made through Handshake once your account has been approved. Virtual appointments are available.

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The Office of Career & Professional Development enjoys connecting employers with students and alumni at our career fairs. All fairs are open to UAlbany students and alumni from all programs. Learn More Undergraduate Majors and Graduate Programs

UAlbany Career & Professional Development Fund

Career preparation is critical to the current and future success of our students. The UAlbany Career Development Fund provides financial support for students participating in unpaid and underpaid internships.

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Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

Day of the week
Office Hours Undergraduate Resume Drop-ins
Monday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 10:00 - 4:00
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 2:00 - 4:00
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 10:00 - 4:00
Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 2:00 -4:00
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 10:00 - 2:00