Human Resources



At the University at Albany, we are committed to promoting life-long learning among our employees. Through many exciting career development workshops and tuition reimbursement programs, employees at all levels are encouraged to develop the core skills necessary for success and advancement within their chosen fields.


The Office of Human Resource Management provides the following services:

  • Consults with managers and supervisors on employee training needs.

  • Designs and delivers onsite training as time and resources permit.

  • Maintains contacts with outside agencies to formulate new training opportunities.

  • Coordinates enrollment in offsite training workshops.

  • Assists with voucher reimbursement program.

  • Markets training opportunities to employees.

Skillsoft Mandatory Training:
All UAlbany employees are required to complete yearly Mandated training via the Skillsoft portal. To access your required training go to the following link and log on with your regular UAlbany credentials. You can then see your required courses in your learning plan at the top of the page:
Professional Development Opportunities:
For a listing of current professional development opportunities please click on the following link:
SUNY Workplace Telecommuting Training for Supervisors/Managers:
Supervisory training on reviewing telecommuting applications and management of approved arrangements is now available. We strongly encourage all to view this training which provides further guidance on approvals, arrangements and appropriate justifications for denials. To view this recent training please copy the following link into your browser, click on single sign on (SSO) on the bottom of the page to sign in with your regular UAlbany credentials, and enter this password if needed: rQ#f7^[email protected]
Employee Telecommuting Training:
All UAlbany employees who request to participate in the Telecommuting Program must first complete the mandatory Employee Telecommuting Training via Skillsoft. Reviewing this in any other way will not confirm completion and does not meet this training requirement.  UAlbany employees can access Skillsoft by going to: 

Contact Christine Priest, Coordinator of Training and Development, for assistance, to requests brochures, or for comments/suggestions for improving this site.