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!

Spring Session II starts
Monday, February 10!

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!



New additions to campus bring expertise and insight to campus areas. 

28 January 2020

Excitement builds about new Learning Commons; students share their goals for the semester.

21 January 2020

Damonni Farley and Hannah Daignault appointed to Trustees. 

14 January 2020

Science faculty and students partner with businesses and programs to challenge stereotypes. 

10 January 2020

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Jan 28

What is a Course Syllabus? Workshop

Current students are invited to join the Student Success Center for a workshop about unraveling the mysteries of the course syllabus.
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM | Elston Hall, Room 239
Jan 29

Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Career Expo

Career Services invites you to the Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Career Expo, highlighting the wide variety of opportunities in this exciting industry. Free and open to the public.
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room and Lally Mohawk Room
Jan 29

Scholarship Application Presentation

Learn how to apply for SUNY Schenectady Foundation Scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year to help with tuition, books, and costs associated with your education!
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM | Elston Hall, Room 232

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