Make Union Yours

Congratulations! Below are ways for you to learn about all that awaits you at Union. Check back here regularly as we are continually adding new information, event details and helpful links, as well as important updates for admitted students.

Tuesdays with Union (Virtual events)

Throughout the summer, these Zoom sessions are your chance to connect with other members of the Union community to learn more about a variety of campus programs, resources and opportunities. Join us for one or all! Programs begin at 7:00 p.m. (ET).

May Topics

Select the date below for more details and to register, or check your email for the link to join. Recordings from previous weeks are available on the dean of first year student's site.

Pre-orientation experiences: May 17

Student support services: May 24

Words of wisdom from graduating seniors: May 30

June Topics

Save the date for these upcoming sessions. Details and pre-registration will be posted here in late May and sent to you by email.

Dining and meal plans: June 14

Life outside the classroom (part 1): June 28

July Topics

Save the date for these upcoming sessions. Details and pre-registration will be posted here in late June and sent to you by email.

Life outside the classroom (part 2): July 12

Meet the residence directors, resident advisors and orientation advisors: July 26

Campus VISITS

Our campus is open for visitors and we will host a number of events for admitted students and their families. A calendar view of these events is available here.

Admitted Student Open Houses

Spend the day with us to learn about academic, residential and social life from students, faculty and staff.

All dates have passed.

Weekday Visits

Join us at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. for a 25-minute introduction to Union with an admissions dean, followed by a 75-minute walking tour of campus with a student guide.

Info Sessions and Tours

Saturday Visits

Join us at 10:00 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. for a 25-minute introduction to Union with an admissions dean, followed by a 75-minute walking tour of campus with a student guide.

Info Sessions and Tours

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.

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 2026 on Instagram

Be a part of the Class of 2026 Facebook group, and invite your family to join the Class of 2026 - Parents & Guardians group

Follow Union College on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook

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