Admitted Student Open House

February 21, 2020 8:30 AM–3:00 PM

Experience four years at Union in one day and meet other students admitted to the Class of 2024! Get a glimpse of the undergraduate experience that awaits when you Make Union Yours.

Although we are unable to provide overnight accommodations, there are a variety of hotel options in our area. Please inquire with the following hotels in Schenectady about special Union College rates: DoubleTree by Hilton, Hampton Inn by Hilton, The Landing Hotel (use code DUNION20), Courtyard Marriott Mohawk Harbor and Homewood Suites by Hilton.

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807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Schedule of Events

Start and End Time

8:00 am

Registration and Breakfast

Reamer Campus Center

Check in for the day's program, then head upstairs for breakfast in our Upper Class Dining Hall.

Start and End Time

8:30 am

Meet your Dean of Students

Memorial Chapel
Start and End Time

9:15 am - First Year:

Your Journey Starts Here

Various Locations

For students: Get a taste of academic life by attending a first-year class taught by Union's distinguished faculty.

For parents: Meet our faculty leaders and learn about advising and classes.

Start and End Time

10:30 am - Sophomore Year:

Academics are the Heart of Union

Various Locations

Explore campus at your leisure and learn about key sophomore year experiences. Refreshments will be available at each location. Stop in or stay awhile!

Arts: Henle Dance Pavilion

STEM: Integrated Science and Engineering Complex (ISEC)

Social Sciences and Humanities, Writing Center and Language Lab: Schaffer Library

Minerva Houses

Start and End Time

11:30 am - Junior Year:

Immersive Experiences Home and Away

Various Locations

Choose from any of the following sessions:

Internships and Career Exploration

Study Away Programs

Health Professions, Fellowships and Graduate School Advising

Student to Student Panel

Start and End Time

12:15 pm - Senior Year: Integration and Reflection

Welcome from Union's President

Memorial Chapel

President David R. Harris will offer an exciting conclusion to your Union career in one day. Plus, get your Nott socks!

Start and End Time

12:50 pm

Lunch and Campus Life Activities Expo

Viniar Athletic Center

Dine with faculty and visit with campus life programs.

Start and End Time

2:00 pm - End of Day Offerings

Residence Hall Tours

Departing from Nott Memorial

Lasting approximately 45-60 minutes

Schenectady Bus Tour

Departing from Old Chapel Circle

Lasting approximately 20-25 minutes

Campus Tour

Lasting approximately 60 minutes

Start and End Time

3:00 - 6:30 pm - Campus Wide Events

3:00 - 4:00 PM

Dedication of the brand new $100 million Integrated Science and Engineering Complex

4:00 - 6:30 PM

It's an exciting day at Union as we kick off our capital campaign and 225th birthday celebration in Memorial Field House. You are welcome to stay for the celebration activities. RSVP here!


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