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!

Overview of Application Process for Medical, Dental, and Optometry Schools

Thinking about Medical, Dental or Optometry Schools? Please mark your calendar for a pre-health workshop on the application process for medical, dental and optometry schools for the 2022-2023 cycle. Important updates, timeline and procedures will be reviewed.

Time: Apr 4, …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Join Middle Earth or Project SHAPE! Applications DUE APRIL 15!

Do you want to help people?  Do you want real-world experience that can help you get into graduate school or land a job after graduation?  Do you need clinical hours for medical school?  Do you want to join a community …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim 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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Virtual Spring Break Health Professions Road Trip

UC Davis will be hosting a Virtual Spring Break Health Professions Road Trip from March 21st – March 24th!

You will have the opportunity to “virtually visit health professional schools from across the nation (and a few international schools as …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Career Paths For Sociology Majors

Ever wonder what you can do with a Sociology degree?

Click the link to this article to learn more: How to Become a Sociologist (snhu.edu)

By Chaya Gitelson
Chaya Gitelson
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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 …

Contact & Location

Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

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