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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

Main inventor/co-inventor on 25 U.S. patents discusses the negatives and positives of plastics ahead of keynote remarks during STEM Day 2024.

10 April 2024

Congratulations to Melody Roper, Culinary Arts major, and Parmesh Thakoordial '23, Science alumnus.

4 April 2024

Congratulations to Maureen Mbanga, Business Administration major, and Ayden Budhoo, Computer Science major.

4 April 2024

Special evening that spotlights students has expanded opportunities for students for over three decades.

4 April 2024

The Rise Gallery, in the SUNY Schenectady Center for the Arts (13 State Street), hosts inaugural art exhibit. College community and the public invited to experience a stunning array of works of sculpture, pen and ink, fiber art, acrylic, oil and water color, by talented artists.

29 March 2024
Many Voices, One Call. The SUNY Schenectady podcast.
Apr 15

Monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees. Open to the public. View the meeting agenda.Learn...

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room
Apr 15

Join the School of Music for a student Brass Ensemble Concert and More. Free and open to the public.

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Main Campus, Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Apr 17

Dr. Steady Moono, SUNY Schenectady President, and Ngambela Zulu, Culinary Arts student, will be...

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room
Apr 17

Join the Gaming and Esports club for a night of board games and card games. Feel free to bring your...

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room
Apr 18

The College community is invited to the International Gala. Enjoy a variety of international foods...

4:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room
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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