Manage Profile

Here are some quick guidelines to help you personalize your account.

Edit Profile Picture

From your Home page:
Click "Edit Profile" on the left side of the page under the photo box.

From any page:
Click on your name in the upper left corner of the screen to expose the Account menu.

Click on "Profile".

Below the default picture icon or a current profile picture, click on “Change Picture”. This will automatically allow you to select an image to upload. All profile pictures must be under 1MB in size and can be in various image formats (.jpg, .tif, etc.). PDF files are not supported.


Contact Information

From your Home page:
Click "Edit Profile" on the left side of the page.

From any page:
Click on your name in the upper left corner of the screen to expose the Account menu.

Click on "Contact Information".

You will find various fields to be updated under Local Contact Information, Home Contact Information and Abroad Contact Information.


Interests

By selecting and ranking your personal interests MyInvolvement will recommend organizations for you to become involved with as well as events to attend.

From your homepage:
Click on your name in the upper left corner of the screen to expose the Account menu.

Click on "Interests".

You can select an interest topic by clicking on one of the folders in the "Selected Interests" column. Once a folder is chosen you may then choose an item with a green + sign be added to your "Ranked Interests" column. You can move your selected interests in the "Ranked Interests" column by hovering over one of your items and clicking on the up or down arrow.


Privacy Settings

From your Home page:
Click "Edit Profile" on the left side of the page.

From any page:
Click on your name in the upper left corner of the screen to expose the Account menu.

Click on "Privacy Settings" under Settings.

Two options “Show/Hide” will be given. By selecting "Show," your information will be made available to any authenticated member of the community with access. Some settings may be disabled because your campus administrator has configured and locked those values for all users.


Notifications

From the Home page:
Click "Edit Profile" on the left side of the page.

From any page:
Click on your name in the upper left corner of the screen to expose the Account menu.

Click on "Notifications" under Settings.

System messages will always be sent to your MYInvolvement message inbox, regardless of this setting and will only affect the additional e-mails sent to your MyUAlbany email account.