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!

Learn more about Winter Session. Earn 3 credits in 3 weeks online.

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!



Music faculty member writes textbook used in courses this fall.

13 November 2018

Team heading to national competition this spring. 

5 November 2018
Schenectady County Community College Foundation, Inc. to host fabulous evening with Guests Chefs. 
30 October 2018
Student delivers presentation during 2018 Men of Color Student Leadership Institute, through mentoring program.
22 October 2018
Nov 14

Know Your Rights: Student Power and Safe Learning Environments

Participants will engage in interactive activities geared toward community building through engaging bystander strategies to reduce sexual violence and bias on campus and create a safer and more welcoming college experience.
11:50 AM - 12:45 PM | Elston Hall, Lally Mohawk Room
Nov 14

Veteran’s Resource and Career Event

Meet with area employers and businesses to learn about opportunities and resources for Veterans. Open to the public, all veterans welcome!
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room and Lally Mohawk Room
Nov 14

Non-Credit Craft Brewing and Distilling Information Session

Join the Office of Workforce Development and Community Education for this information session about the non-credit Introduction to Craft Brewing and Distilling course.
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM | Mad Jack Brewing Company, 237 Union St., Schenectady, NY