Susie Hanks

Susie Hanks

Senior Associate Dean of Admissions

(518) 388-6112


Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, Maryland, Eastern Massachusetts, Montana, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, Wyoming

Academic credentials:

Lehigh University (B.A.), (M.Ed.)

Why I chose to work at Union:

I love all that Union offers its students, both in and out of the classroom, and the tremendous sense of community.

College major:

History and higher education administration

Favorite sports team:

Any team from Boston

Favorite Union sports team:

Any women sports team

Favorite vacation destination:

I love being near the water.

Favorite book:

Any book written by Jodi Picoult

Favorite movie:

I love classic movies, from Sound of Music to 12 Angry Men but I could also watch Miracle over and over again.

Favorite musician:

James Taylor

Favorite Schenectady restaurant:

For lunch, Aperitivo Bistro has such interesting sandwiches and salads, and the ambience is modern, urban, airy, relaxing.

Favorite spot on campus:

Sitting on the hill overlooking Frank Bailey Athletic Field

Hobbies and interests:

Watching my daughters play sports, exercising, cooking, enjoying the outdoors