Getting Started

 

How To Register

1. Choose Your Course

RSSW 190- 1 Credit, S/U Graded
35hours of community service, a learning contract, and reflective activities and the completion of 4 forms. A permission number is required to register for the course.

RSSW 291- 2 Credits, S/U Graded
60 hours of community service, a learning contract, a media reflection, a media project and the completion of 4 forms. A permission number is required to register for the course.

RSSW 290- 3 Credits, S/U Graded
100 hours of community service, a learning contract, 6 reflective journal assignments, and completion of 4 forms. A permission number is required to register for the course.

RSSW 390- 3 Credits, A-E Graded
100 hours of community service, an introduction on Blackboard, a learning contract, selected readings, completion of three Blackboard activities, completion of 4 forms and an advanced critical essay commensurate with an upper-division course. A permission number is required to register for the course. (Prerequisite(s): RSSW 290 or RSSW 291)

2: Choose your Organization:

Select an organization from one of the directories linked below.

OR

Meet with our staff to discuss prospective opportunities. The contact information for each organization can be found within these directories. We can also assist you in developing a service experience in your home community.

Organizations must be non-profit or public and registered as a partner with CPSP before a student can receive a class permission number. Organizations can register with CPSP by completing a New Organization Application.

Alphabetical Organization List

Area of Interest Organizations

Currently Seeking Organizations

UAlbany Campus Departments and Programs

3. Complete the Registration forms:

Contact the organization you wish to volunteer at to set up a meeting. At that meeting, you will need to have your supervisor at that organization sign and complete the Permission Form. Student completes the Student Information Form and signs the Student Integrity Declaration. Return it to our office in SS112 to be issued a permission number to add the class.

Registration forms (Can be picked up in SS112, on the door)

Supervisor Permission Form (Front of Form)
Supervisor Completes to allow student to volunteer at their organization

Student Information/Student Integrity Declaration Form (Back of form)
Student completes

4. Adding the Class on MyUAlbany

  • Go to MyUAlbany Student Log, using your user id and password, sign in
  • After you’ve signed in at the top menu, select Academic button
  • Go to menu bar on left under “Steps to Enroll”, click
  • Enroll, Add or Drop select Add Enroll, Add or Drop select Add
  • In the Class# box, enter your Class#
  • Find Permission # window and enter Permission #
  • Then scroll down and select Next
  • Select Proceed to Step 2 or 3
  • On the Confirm Classes Screen, Click Finish Enrolling
  • Look for the big green in the “Status Column” to be sure that the class was added successfully
ONCE YOU’VE SUCCESSFULLY ADDED YOUR CLASS ON MYUALBANY YOU MUST SIGN INTO BLACKBOARD TO ACCESS THE RSSW COURSE. DON'T FORGET THE FOLLOWING:
  • READ SYLLABUS!
  • READ ALL EMAILS FROM BLACKBOARD, THEY ARE IMPORTANT!
  • HARDCOPY OF TIMESHEET & SUPERVISOR EVALUATION TURNED INTO SS112 (CPSP OFFICE)