Get Involved!

There are many ways to be involved at the University at Albany:

  • ATTEND events/activities
  • PARTICIPATE in events/activities
  • VOLUNTEER or work at events/activities
  • ORGANIZE by becoming an active member of a group
  • LEAD an existing group or start a new group is your official source for involvement opportunities at UAlbany!

  • Browse the opportunities for involvement, ranging from athletic, political, cultural, and service organizations to University-wide initiatives.
  • Join an organization!
  • Communicate with group leaders and other members.
  • Stay up-to-date after you join.
  • Track your community service hours.
  • Print your Involvement Record to document all that you've done outside of the classroom while at UAlbany.


INVOLVEMENT has a positive effect on YOUR UAlbany experience. In a 2012 Campus Activities Survey, UAlbany students told us their involvement in campus activities had the following positive effects:

  • 79% became more knowledgeable about the campus community
  • 77% said their communication skills improved
  • 76% learned to better balance social activities with academic obligations
  • 75% gained the ability to work as a team.
  • 72% had a greater understanding of diverse perspectives.