Our office will be closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday.   There will be no drop-ins on Wednesday this week.

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!

Apply Today! The Voyager Scholarship

The Voyager Scholarship was created by the Obamas and Brian Chesky, Airbnb CEO, to help shape the next generation of public service leaders. This scholarship gives college students financial aid to alleviate the burden of college debt, meaningful travel experiences …

By Jessica Pugliese (she/her)
Jessica Pugliese (she/her) Career Advisor
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Make the Most of Your Summer – Summer Camp Counselor

Students can use the summer months to gain valuable experience. In the Make the Most of Your Summer Series, we highlight various students who are making their summer count. This week’s spotlight is on Chaya Gitelson, a rising junior and …

By Jessica Pugliese (she/her)
Jessica Pugliese (she/her) Career Advisor
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Calling all Graduates: Where to Next?

Do you know what your plans are for after graduation (employment, grad school, etc)? We want to know! Please take a few minutes to provide us with valuable information on our 2021-2022 baccalaureate graduates by completing the First Destination Survey. 
By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her) Career Advisor
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CURCE – New Summer and Fall 2022 Research Opportunities!

The Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Engagement (CURCE) has new Summer and Fall 2022 research opportunities for undergraduate students looking to gain experience. Please check out the CURCE Blackboard Community Page in the “Research Opportunities” link.

Some opportunities may …

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her) 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 (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her) Career Advisor
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Internship Spotlights

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

 

Internship Spotlight – New York State Mesonet

 

Contact & Location

Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

Office Hours Undergraduate Drop-ins
M 8:30 - 5:00 12:00 - 4:00
T 8:30 - 5:00 12:00 - 4:00
W 8:30 - 5:00 12:00 - 4:00
TH 8:30 - 5:00 12:00 - 4:00
F 8:30 - 5:00 12:00 - 4:00