Law, Government, Policy & Public Administration

Welcome to the Law, Government, Policy & Public Administration Community! Our society is always in need of those who can fight for justice and provide fair policies.

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!

Students in the following majors may be interested in the Law, Government, Policy & Public Administration Community:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Forensics
  • Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security & Cybersecurity
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy & Management
  • Urban Studies & Planning
  • And More! 

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
Megumi Kim 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
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Internship Highlight – Law Firm, Hodgson Russ LLP

UAlbany students have fantastic internship opportunities! Read below to learn about Raquel Ruiz, a junior and a Communications major, who is interning at the law firm Hodgson Russ LLP . She’s also one of our awesome Peer Career Advisors (PCA) and …

By Jessica Pugliese
Jessica Pugliese Career Advisor
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The Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) API NEXT State Capitol Internship Application Available!

The Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) Headquarters and the APAPA Albany Chapter would like to invite students to apply for their Capitol Internship program, providing students with professional experience/exposure in government, civic engagement, and public relations. Accepted …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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Times Union Job Fair – Monday, April 25!

For those of you who may still be looking for a summer or full-time job opportunity, the annual Times Union Job Fair will be occurring this coming Monday, April 25, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Albany Marriott (189 …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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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

 

New New York Leaders

From the website:

“The New NY Leaders Initiative is designed to renew the connection between the public and the state …

Featured Classes

Pre-Law Mock Class

Keith Hirokawa, Associate Dean of Research & Scholarship, Professor of Law
Discuss laws, plans and official statements to identify language that creates class, race, gender, and other distinctions. This one-day course…

Contact & Location

Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

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