Drop-in hours are:
Monday/Wednesday: 11:00 am- 4:00 pm, Tuesday/Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm, and Friday 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm

Graduate Students

Welcome UAlbany Graduate Students!

The Career and Professional Development office provides a wide range of services and resources to support our grad students. From exploring careers options, to helping you leverage your advanced skills and expertise, to crafting a targeted resume or CV, the staff are here to help in your career growth and development.

To make an appointment to meet with a career staff person, please visit Handshake.

To List Soft Skills, or Not to List Soft Skills, That is the Question.

Now, more than ever, soft skills are important factors in being considered for a job or internship. But, how do you convey the soft skills that you bring to the table?

Many students list their soft skills out on their …

By Jessica Pugliese
Jessica Pugliese Assistant Director, Employer Relations
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Tips on Building a Stronger LinkedIn Profile

Sometimes the thought of LinkedIn can be overwhelming.

If you’re unsure of how to get started, or want to further improve your profile, these two videos below “How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out” and “How to Optimize Your …

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her)
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Demystifying USA Jobs – Applying for Federal Jobs Workshop – Tomorrow, Weds, June 29 at 12:30 p.m.!

Calling all students and alumni who may be interested in pursuing a career in the government!

Join in for a virtual Zoom workshop tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29th at 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. to learn more and to demystify USA …

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her)
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Upcoming Capital Region Job Fairs!

Still looking for job opportunities as a new graduate? If you’re in the Capital Region, there are two upcoming Job Fairs that may be of interest to you!

Monday, July 11, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Times Union Job Fair 

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her)
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Future Entrepreneur? SUNY Startup Summer School (S4) Accepting Applications

SUNY Startup Summer School (S4), a 10-week virtual training program for faculty, students and staff with entrepreneurial ambition, is accepting applications through May 25 at 5pm. S4, which runs from early June through early August, includes instructional webinars led by …

By Jessica Pugliese
Jessica Pugliese Assistant Director, Employer Relations
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Workshop Request Form

If you would like to request a Career and Professional Development Workshop, please do so here.

Concerned about compensation? Arm yourself with data from Job Search Intelligence, which the US Department of Labor says offers the …

Contact & Location

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. 11:00 am- 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm