Make Union Yours

Below are ways for you to learn about the many opportunities that await you at Union. Check back here regularly as we are continually adding new videos, event details and helpful links, as well as important updates for admitted students.


Virtual events

A variety of Zoom-based programs highlight aspects of academic, residential and social life at Union. | Top of page

Tuesdays with Union

Come together with the incoming Class of 2025 and other members of the Union community for a chance to connect, and to learn more about a variety of campus programs, resources and opportunities. All programs begin at 7 p.m. (EDT) unless otherwise noted.

All About Orientation: August 10

Recordings of previous events are available in your portal.

Welcome Receptions

Save these dates for virtual gatherings sponsored by College Relations for members of the Class of 2025 and their families. More info to come by email.

August 4

Community Events and Conversations

As members of the Union community, enrolled students are invited to virtual events for the campus community.

Programming and registration links to be shared here as announced.

Discover Union

On Thursdays at 7 p.m. (EDT), both admitted and prospective students are welcome at these hour-long events featuring admissions deans, faculty and students.

August 5

August 12

August 26

Virtual Open Houses

These open houses for prospective students may also be helpful to admitted students looking for a comprehensive overview of Union.

July 29 at 7 p.m. (EDT)

August 22 at 7 p.m. (EDT)

Virtual campus tours

There are many ways to explore Union’s campus virtually, whether on your own schedule or in real-time with a student tour guide on Saturdays at 12 p.m. (EDT).

Interactive Map
Campus Tour Video
Guided Virtual Campus Tour


Connect with students

There are many ways to ask questions of current students and get to know your future classmates. Read answers to some of the most frequently asked questions here.
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Chat with a student

Student ambassadors are available through the messaging platform Unibuddy to answer your questions about student life, research, interdisciplinary study, Schenectady and more.

Get started here

One-on-one meeting with a student

For a more in-depth conversation with a current student, we can schedule something via phone, Zoom or Google Meet.

Request to be contacted here

Engage on social media

Join the online Admitted Students Group Chat. Link available in the Applicant Portal.

Follow the Class of 2025 on Instagram

Be a part of the Class of 2025 Facebook group

Download the Class of 2025 digital stickers


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