CITI Training Program

Registration and Curriculum Setup Instructions 

The University at Albany offers research ethics and compliance training to faculty, staff and students through the online CITI Training Program. CITI users create and manage their own accounts, training curriculum, and course completion records. Follow the instructions below to get started.

To register for a new CITI Training account (if you have an existing account that's affiliated with another organization, skip to next section):

  1. Go to www.citiprogram.org and click Register to create an account.
  2. Under Select Your Organization Affiliation, in the Search for Organization box, enter: SUNY - University at Albany.
  3. Follow the registration instructions, entering your University at Albany email address in the required field. You will have the option to add a second email address. Upon completing registration, you will be directed to the Main Menu/My Courses page.

To affiliate an existing CITI Training account with the University at Albany:

  1. Go to www.citiprogram.org to log in to your account.
  2. From Main Menu/My Courses page, at the bottom of the page, click Affiliate with Another Institution.
  3. Under Select Your Organization Affiliation, in the Search for Organization box, enter: SUNY - University at Albany.
  4. Follow the registration instructions, entering your University at Albany email address in the required field. You will have the option to add a second email address. Upon completing registration, you will be directed to the Main Menu/My Courses page.

To add courses to your CITI Training curriculum:

  1. From Main Menu/My Courses page, under the heading My Learner Tools for SUNY - University at Albany, click Add a Course.
  2. Answer the setup questionnaire to select the course(s) you require.
  3. Click Submit. The selected course(s) will now appear in your course list on the Main Menu/My Courses page.
  4. Click on the course name to begin the course.
  5. Save copies of your course completion records as documentation of your training(s).

For assistance, please contact:

Office for Pre-Award and Compliance Services
Phone: (518) 437-3850
Email:compliance@albany.edu