Our office will be closed on Monday for the 4th of July.

Community Service

Get involved with service!

The University at Albany places a high value on giving back to the community. Each year UAlbany students complete thousands of hours of service in the Capital Region. There are four main ways our students can get involved with community service.

  1. Join one of our 200+ student organizations. Many student organizations engage in service projects throughout the academic year.
  2. Join one our 20+ service based student organizations. These organizations’ missions range from early childhood education to cancer awareness.
  3. Students can earn credit hours for service by signing up through the Community and Public Service Program (CPSP).
  4. Students looking for service opportunities can visit EngageUAlbany.

Make the Most of Your Summer – Different Types of Opportunities Available!

For those of you who may still be looking to gain different experiences this summer, please see below for the various opportunities available still. It’s a great idea to make the most of your summer to see what may be …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Make the Most of Your Summer – Volunteer!

Not sure what your summer plans may be yet? Think about volunteering in your local community!

Not only does volunteering provide support to those in need, it can also develop great transferrable skills for your future career. You can also …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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April is National Volunteer Month!

Volunteering can help an organization fill community needs and it also helps add skills to your resume. You can also use volunteering opportunities to meet like-minded people and network with leaders at local companies. There’s no better time to volunteer …

By Jessica Pugliese
Jessica Pugliese Career Advisor
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Legal Hand Call-In Services Volunteer Opportunity

An opportunity to volunteer at Legal Hand!

“At Legal Hand Call-In Centers, trained community Volunteers, who are not lawyers, provide free information, assistance and referrals to help them resolve issues that affect their daily lives, and prevent problems from turning …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Why high school and college students should volunteer

In addition to the benefits to society and the personal well-being of the person who volunteers, there are also tangible career benefits when you volunteer. You get experience and are able to communicate to prospective employers that you have a …

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Contact & Location

(518) 437-4900

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

M 8:30 - 4:00
T 8:30 - 4:00
W 8:30 - 4:00
TH 8:30 - 4:00
F 8:30 - 4:00