Empowering Your Next Step!

Welcome to SUNY Schenectady! We understand that when you're considering a college you’re looking for a convenient location, affordable tuition and quality education with flexible options. Choose from over 55 degree, program and certificate options. If you’re fresh out of high school or returning to a classroom setting for the first time in several years our strong student support services will help you reach your career goals! 

Fall Session II is open for enrollment.  There is still time to start college! Enroll by September 21.

See Fall Session II courses here.

Enrolled students are eligible for:

  • CDTA Bus Pass*
  • YMCA Membership*
  • Free Campus Parking

Apply today!

Admissions is open Monday-Thursday until 6:30 p.m.
Call 518-381-1366 or e-mail admissions@sunysccc.edu.


* Student must pay Student Activity fee





Faculty member speaking with a student in the Montessori Laboratory Classroom.

Our faculty are top-notch.


Two students looking into microscopes in the biotechnology lab.

More than 55 degrees, programs and certificates.


Four students posing for the camera in front of microphones.

Music, lectures, social events...there's always something happening.



A culinary student and faculty member work in a kitchen lab making bread.

You may qualify for free tuition.


Eight students in caps and gowns at commencement pose for the camera.

Our grads transfer, and get great jobs.


College administrators stand with community members who were guests of the college at a panel discussion on entrepreneurship.

Great things are happening here!



Students gain valuable experience working in labs at Cornell University, Paul Sabatier University 

20 September 2018

College and Living Resources partner on Career Next program. 

11 September 2018

The Schenectady Foundation and MVP Health Care lend helping hands to pantry on campus.

10 September 2018

Excitement on campus during first day of classes for Fall semester.

4 September 2018
Sep 23

Capital Region Wind Ensemble presents Celebration

Join the Capital Region Wind Ensemble as we explore the music of some traditionally underrepresented voices of the wind band repertoire. Tickets: General Admission $10, Students $8, SUNY Schenectady Students w/ID free.
3:00 PM - | Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Sep 27

Admissions Group Information Session

Hear from the Office of Admissions about SUNY Schenectady. Academic programs will be discussed in addition to the admissions and financial aid process. This session includes a campus tour.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Stockade Building, Room 120
Sep 29

Shred Event to Help Support the SUNY Schenctady Food Pantry

Bring up to two boxes of your documents to be safely destroyed. There is no charge, but participants are asked to bring two personal care items or cleaning supplies for donation to the SUNY Schenectady Food Pantry.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Saratoga National Bank, 251 State Street, Schenectady