Our office will be open virtually on Mondays and and Fridays during the summer.
Resume drop-in hours will resume in the fall.
Have a great summer!

Human Services

Welcome to the Human Services community. The field of human services is broad, with the objective to meet human needs; focusing on prevention, mediating problems, and continuing a commitment to improving the quality of life for the populations being served. Students in the following majors may be interested in the Human Services Career Community:

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Communication
  • Criminal Justice
  • English
  • Human Development
  • Interdisciplinary Studies – Religious Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Social Welfare
  • Sociology
  • Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • And more!

Why Pursue a Master of Social Work (MSW) at UAlbany

UAlbany’s Master of Social Work (MSW) program offers a unique blend of academic rigor and hands-on experience. The diverse field placements provide an opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world situations, fostering a deeper understanding of social work practice.

What …

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Planning a Career in Public Health? Apply for HeartCorps!

Gain valuable professional public health experience while advancing more equitable health outcomes for rural communities.

HeartCorps, a Public Health AmeriCorps program, seeks to enroll Public Health AmeriCorps members in a service opportunity driving health equity in rural America.

Benefits include:

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FREE Pre-Health Conference for Students – Register TODAY!

Join the fourth annual FREE National Pre-Health Conference online from Wednesday, July 26 – Friday, July 28, 2023! If you’re a student thinking about pursuing the medical field after graduation, come learn from current healthcare professionals, grasp how to become …

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Upcoming Study Abroad Opportunities!

Thinking about studying abroad, but not sure where to start? Study abroad is a fantastic way to develop your intercultural communication, learn more about the global community, and build up your resume. Definitely check out these upcoming opportunities!

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Are you a Budding Entrepreneur? Registration for the New York Business Plan Competition is Open

The New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) is an intercollegiate entrepreneurship competition that has provided a platform for training the next generation of entrepreneurs and launched new ventures, commercializing innovations developed on college campuses across New York.

Read more to …

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Featured Resources

Internship Spotlights

UAlbany students have fantastic internship opportunities! Read on to get inspired:

 

Internship Spotlight – New York State Mesonet

 

Peace Corps Prep

UAlbany offers the Peace Corps Prep, a “preparatory Certificate granted by the Peace Corps to undergraduate students who complete a …

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Contact & Location

Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

Monday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. virtual
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. virtual