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 
  • Innovative academic programs
  • Strong student support services

Your next move is our community!

If you’re fresh out of high school or returning to a classroom setting for the first time in several years we are committed to help you reach your career goals!

Spring semester starts on January 22. 

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!



Certificate course designed to “skill-up” incumbent workers. 
17 January 2019

Goals and plans for the future are part of the agenda for students returning this spring.

15 January 2019

College officials join President in delivering milk and bread to City Mission.

9 January 2019
New partnership makes it possible for Teacher Education graduates to take classes in Schenectady toward Cazenovia...
17 December 2018
Jan 22

First Day of Spring Semester

Welcome back! Spring Semester classes begin today.
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM |
Jan 29

Admissions Group Information Session

In this hour and a half session, you will 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
Jan 29

Time Management Workshop

Get tips on balancing school, life, and commitments. Presented by the Student Success Center.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Stockade Building, Room 101