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

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!

Fall semester starts Monday, August 31.  See full 2020-2021 Academic Calendar here.

Learn about Summer Session here.

Enrolled students are eligible for:

  • CDTA Bus Pass*
  • YMCA Membership*
  • Free Campus Parking

Apply today!

Beginning Thursday, March 19
Admissions is open Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 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 degree, program and certificate options.


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!



300 surgical masks, 40 Tyvek suits, and 100 boxes of gloves delivered today.
24 March 2020

Both stores have hours Monday through Wednesday. 

23 March 2020

Pantry has food and personal hygiene items; College offers laptops and tech support for students.

22 March 2020
Culinary programs and College's Convenience Store share items with YWCA NorthEastern NY and Salvation Army of...
19 March 2020

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Mar 16

Spring Break

Spring Break - March 16-March 29
Please be advised that the College will be CLOSED from Thursday, March 26, through Sunday, March 29. College facilities staff will be performing a deep cleaning and complete disinfection of all facilities.
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM |
Mar 29

Capital Region Wind Ensemble presents "Anniversary" - CANCELLED

Annual Side-by-Side concert with SUNY Schenectady Alumnus William Sutton, euphonium soloist. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for students, $5 for children under 10. SUNY Schenectady students are free with ID.
3:00 PM - | Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Mar 30

Virtual Instruction Begins

Virtual instruction for Spring Semester begins today.
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM |

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