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Getting Started

You're one of a kind, and so are we! Whether you are looking to start your education, try a new path, or update your skills, SUNY Schenectady has a program to fit you, and the academic and student support services to help you succeed.  

HOW TO BECOME A STUDENT

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NEWS AND EVENTS

Redesigned, one-stop area serves students with Admissions, Financial Aid, Athletics, and Student Business Office.

24 January 2023

From a Jane Austen literature class and cooking in our Culinary Labs, to performing with the Guitar Ensemble and graduating in May, students share what they are excited about this semester!

18 January 2023

Jonathan Ryan on his way to accomplishing his childhood dream of becoming a professional pilot.

8 December 2022

Cassiel Achan, Parmesh Thakoordial, and Dr. Lorena Harris share Vale Park applied learning project during "Empowering Higher Education" Conference in Pennsylvania.

7 December 2022

Service Learning projects benefit community members and students at the same time. SVO to display tree at Festival of Trees.

18 November 2022
Many Voices, One Call, the SUNY Schenectady podcast.
Jan 27

Prospective School of Music students are invited to schedule a placement audition.

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | School of Music
Jan 27

Join the School of Music for the a performance by the Musicians of Ma'alwyck. Free and open to the public.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Jan 28

Visit the SUNY Schenectady Food Truck during the 7th Annual Schenectady Soup Stroll.

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Find the Food Truck behind Proctors
Feb 02

Celebrate Black History with this conversation facilitated by Professor David Gleason with special guest, Garland Nelson, a local musician.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | School of Music, Room 215
Feb 10

Prospective School of Music students are invited to schedule a placement audition.

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | School of Music
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Individualized assistance to students, alumni, employers and educational partners.

LEARN MORE ABOUT CAREER SERVICES

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

READ MORE ABOUT WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

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Check out the employment opportunities at SUNY Schenectady.

SEE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES