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! 

Pre-Law Walk-ins Starting up! – Spring Semester 2022

Pre-Law walk-in advising starts this week!

TUESDAY – 2:00-4:00pm in the Catskill building, 3rd floor.

WEDNESDAY – 2:00-4:00pm in the Catskill building, 3rd floor.

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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What can you do with International Affairs?

The Association of Professional School of International Affairs (APSIA) has a wonderful International Career Guide that may provide you with ideas for your future career path. Check this article out with the link below!

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) – Internship Opportunities!

Live. Learn. Intern. in Washington, D.C.

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) hosts Washington, D.C. – based Academic Internship Programs for undergraduate students each summer, fall and spring. TFAS programs include academic credit from George Mason University, a guaranteed internship placement

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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What to do with a degree in Criminal Justice: Interview with the FBI

 If you’re studying or thinking about studying Criminal Justice, we are excited to have some great career advice for you, via FBI’s Recruitment and Selection Unit. They answered our questions about what is available for Criminal Justice students, and not …

By Anna Peters - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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The Everything Guide to a Career in Public Service

When I was 13 years old, I went to science camp. One day, I sat and listened as a scientist described what global warming was going to do to the planet—rising ocean levels, mass extinctions, devastation of populations around the …

By Heather Krasna - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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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