New students are invited to Orientation on Thursday, July 25. Orientation is designed to help students transition to the social, cultural and academic aspects of the College.


We honor the legacy of all those who worked tirelessly during the formative years of SUNY Schenectady and we celebrate the students, faculty, staff, and alumni who continue that tradition of excellence.


Enroll now for the Fall Semester. Classes begin Tuesday, September 3. Whether 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!


Join the Office of Admissions for Instant Admit Day, Wednesday, July 24 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring your high school transcript or equivalency diploma and you may be accepted on the spot.

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Enroll Now for Fall

Fall Semester begins on Tuesday, September 3.

General registration for Fall Semester is going on now.
Join us for an upcoming admissions event, or stop by campus to get more information.

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Learning Commons, Middle States Reaccreditation, Academic Programs, Campus Renewal Projects highlight success. 
10 July 2019

SUNY Schenectady ensemble, directed by Dr. Allyson Keyser, only community college group selected to perform.

28 June 2019

Hafsah Zorqane '19 working with fellow CSTEP students as they begin their educational journey. 

28 June 2019

Biology and Spanish are just two of the classes students are taking this summer. 

14 June 2019
Instant Admit Day, Wednesday, July 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Jul 24

Instant Admit Day

Bring your high school transcript or equivalency diploma and you may be accepted on the spot.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Stockade Building, Room 120
Jul 25


New students are invited to Orientation. Orientation is a great time to meet your professors, learn about our diverse academic programs, support services and financial aid, drop off your immunization records, learn your way around campus, meet other SUNY Schenectady students, and register for classes.
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Elston Hall, Student Commons
Jul 31

Faculty Jazz Combo and the Tribute to Nick Brignola Combo

Join the SUNY Schenectady School of Music Faculty Jazz Combo and the “Tribute to Nick Brignola Combo” featuring Gary Smuylan for an evening of jazz standards and original compositions. Free.
7:00 PM - | Central Park Music Haven, 500 Iroquois Path, Schenectady, NY 12309
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Individualized assistance to students, alumni, employers and educational partners.


Students in the Community Archaeology Program working at a dig site.

Innovative and responsive community educational programming that support businesses and individuals.


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