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

Your next move is our community!

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!

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 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!



With flexible class schedules and resources, SUNY Schenectady is a great fit for returning adults. 

8 February 2019

Celebrate with special events throughout February.

4 February 2019

Program has transfer path to SUNY Poly.

25 January 2019

SUNY Schenectady joins Union College President for Leadership Build.

23 January 2019
Feb 22

Community Gospel Choir Concert

Free and open to the public. Organized by Student Activities, SGA, and SAB.
6:00 PM - | Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Feb 26

Lunch and Learn: The Black Man Can – Define Yourself, Redefine the World

An empowerment workshop by Brandon Frame, Chief Visionary Officer, and Malik Champlain, Chief Empowerment Officer, of TheBlackManCan. Presented by the Student Mentoring Program. Free.
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM | Stockade Building, Room 101
Feb 27

Black History Month Celebration Luncheon

Special Guests: John Slovacek, piano. For tickets, please contact Deryle Mccann, Student Activities Advisor at 518-836-2818 or e-mail mccannda@sunysccc.edu. Sponsored by SAB.
11:45 AM - | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room