The power of Union

Developing every student to lead with wisdom, empathy and courage, in ways large and small, now and across multiple tomorrows.


PHOTO: The printmaking lab features four presses, an acid room for etching and a printmaking darkroom.

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The power of Union

Developing every student to lead with wisdom, empathy and courage, in ways large and small, now and across multiple tomorrows.


PHOTO: Students conduct research in one of the College's microbiology suites.

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STUDENT LIFE

FIND YOUR FIT

With over 130 clubs and organizations to choose from, you're certain to find one that matches your interests or talents or simply sparks your curiosity.

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Students at Club Expo

Club Expo


Maddie Miller and Professor Watson examining rocket parts.

ACADEMICS

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

Hands-on, faculty-mentored undergraduate research is at the heart of a Union education.

80% of students complete a faculty-mentored senior thesis or capstone project, and many present this work at our annual Steinmetz Symposium research showcase.

RESEARCH AT UNION


AFTER UNION

A path to the future

Within six months of graduating, 97% of Union alumni are employed full-time, in graduate or professional school, or pursuing a post-graduate fellowship or public service opportunity.

ACCOMPLISHED ALUMNI

Nancy Miorelli, '11

Nancy Miorelli '11, entomologist

THINGS COME TOGETHER AT UNION

At Union, 75 percent of students study more than one discipline, which leads to some bold and exciting connections.

ABOUT UNION

OUR TOWN, OUR REGION

We're located in Schenectady, N.Y., a revitalized city that's part of upstate New York's Capital Region. Union is a 20-minute drive from Albany International Airport, and it is also within easy reach of New York City and Boston (3 hours).

AREA INFORMATION

President Harris tours Schenectady on bike.