University at Albany

Our Mission

Career Services educates students to empower them in making gratifying, career decisions and to develop, transition, and function successfully in a diverse and global society.

To achieve this mission, the Career Services staff is committed to:

  • Motivating students to pursue internship, study abroad, volunteer, and community service experiences to gain knowledge, develop skills, and become engaged participants in society
  • Encouraging students to take personal responsibility for their life plans such as pursuing advanced education (i.e., graduate and/or professional degree), choosing a career, and conducting an effective job search
  • Maintaining a variety of partnerships with employers, campus academic departments, and university administrative offices that contribute to the breadth and effectiveness of our services