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!

International

We’re so happy that you’re here at UAlbany! Take a look at the different tabs at the top of the page, or scroll down below. If you’d like to speak with a Career Advisor on your potential next steps, make an appointment with our Office of Career & Professional Development anytime!

Please note:
F1 and J1 students should always consult the International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) Office regarding their work authorization eligibility.

Students in other immigration status may need work authorization and the ISSS Office can help provide immigration lawyer information.

GoinGlobal Program for UAlbany Students!

We are excited to announce GoinGlobal to the UAlbany community! 

GoinGlobal is the leading career and employment resource for finding jobs and internships at home and abroad. GoinGlobal has awesome features such as the following:

Expert career advice for more …

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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. 
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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 …

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Getting Your First Job in the U.S. [CPT, OPT, H-1B]

Are you ready to find jobs in the U.S. as an international student? Join Career coach Kwan Segal to learn how you can get your new job in the U.S.!

International students can face challenges launching their careers in the …

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BREAKING BARRIERS – Asians in Advertising Presents the first-ever summit for AAPI folks in Advertising, Comms, and Media

TAILORED TO YOU, INSPIRED BY YOU

Asian Americans face unique challenges, whether at work or as they try to work on themselves. There are common issues they all face as they try to get ahead in industries that aren’t really …

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Featured Resources

On-Campus Employment for International Students

For on-campus employment and how to obtain a social security number, please read HERE.

OPT & CPT Information

Please find more information on the following:

Optional Practical Training (OPT) 

Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

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International Student & Scholar Weekly Newsletter

Sign up for the weekly International Student & Scholar Weekly Newsletter!

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