Dean of Students

First-Year Students

Incoming students have an important resource in Kate Schurick, the Dean of First-Year Students. She works with first-year students and their families to navigate social, academic, and personal issues. There are many supports available and a rich community that will promote growth, responsibility, and leadership on campus.

FIRST-GEN EXPERIENCE - August 31-September 1, 2020

This program has been designed to help first-generation students prepare for life on Union's campus. The program will include fun activities, outings, and information sessions to familiarize you with the Union Campus and local community. You will meet and develop friendships with other first-generation students and learn about the many resources available to you at Union. More information will follow via email.

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION - September 5-8, 2020


First-Year Newsletters


Parent Orientation with Student Affairs

Parent Orientation with Academic Affairs


(518) 388-6061/6116