Our office will be open virtually on Mondays and Fridays during the summer.
Resume drop-in hours will resume in the fall.
Have a great summer!

It is never too soon for new students to start working with the Office of Career and Professional Development.   We can help you plan to make the most of your college experience.  If you aren’t sure what to major in or what career to pursue, we can help you explore the options.  If you know what you want to do, we can help you build a plan to be prepared to start strong after graduation.

Once you start at the University at Albany, you will be able to;

  • Meet with a career advisor
  • Attend a career fair
  • Have a Peer Career Advisor critique your resume?
  • Explore Handshake to look for jobs and Internships

National Report: College is worth it!

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) released survey results that read: “Nearly 90% of the college Class of 2024 indicated that their institution prepared them for the next step in their career”

We are here to help students …

By Sarah Gelfand
Sarah Gelfand Assistant Director of Career Education
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Student Perspective: Resume Appointment Tips!

How to Prepare for a Resume Review with a PCA (From someone who’s been there) by PCA Zuhayr

Creating a professional resume for the first time is always daunting, doubly so when you’re presenting all of your professional work and …

By Sarah Gelfand
Sarah Gelfand Assistant Director of Career Education
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Student Perspective- Imposter Syndrome

Peer Career Advisor Aleeza shares her experience with Imposter Syndrome and applying to internships. Take a look!

There is no doubt about it, internship applications can be very scary. Looking at job descriptions and qualifications can be overwhelming, and as …

By Sarah Gelfand
Sarah Gelfand Assistant Director of Career Education
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5 Tips for International Graduate Applicants

I will never forget my application process to graduate school. It was a great challenge but also an excellent opportunity to understand why I am pursuing my Master of Social Work (MSW). You are now probably working on your application– …

By Yumeno Nagata
Yumeno Nagata
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How to Apply to the University at Albany Graduate School

How to Apply to the University at Albany Graduate School:

Identify your program – program requirements, deadlines, and application materials can be found by clicking the name of your preferred program in this list.
Open a UAlbany application portal to begin …

By Chloe Glenn
Chloe Glenn
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Featured Resources

Great Danes In NYC company site visits are taking place in-person from January 8th – 12th  2024!  Great Danes in NYC …

The University at Albany’s Living-Learning Communities (L-LCs) provide you with an opportunity to live and take classes with other incoming …

Academic Advising is committed to helping you graduate from the University at Albany in four years. The four-year plan serves …

On this Munch with the Majors website, you can watch videos about UAlbany’s
many majors and minors to find ones that …

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. virtual
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. virtual
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. virtual
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. virtual