Admitted Student Open House: We Choose U!

April 2, 2021 9:00 AM–11:00 AM

Get a glimpse of the undergraduate experience that awaits when you Make Union Yours!

Register Here

View the anticipated Schedule of Events below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom event link. Parents/guardians are automatically included with a student's registration and are invited to attend!


via Zoom

807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Schedule of Events

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9:00 am

Welcome and Program Overview with Admissions

Matt Malatesta '91, Vice President for Admissions, Financial Aid and Enrollment

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9:05 am

Tour Stop #1: Student Welcome from Library Plaza

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9:10 am

Student Life at Union

Fran’Cee Brown-McClure, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

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9:15 am

Introduction to the Minervas

Laura Munkres, Director of Minerva Programs

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9:20 am

Academic Breakout Rooms with Faculty

  • Room 1: Arts & Humanities
  • Room 2: Social Sciences
  • Room 3: Sciences
  • Room 4: Engineering & Computer Science
  • Room 5: Undecided/Interdepartmental

Parent-to-Parent Breakout Room: The Parent Experience

Parents/guardians may choose an academic room or the parent room. Hear from current Union parents who have just gone through the college process about what to expect. Hear from a current student about ways to help your student.

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9:45 am

Tour Stop #2: Reamer Campus Center

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9:50 am

Living at Union

Hear from Union’s residential experts, Union students! Including virtual views of our residence halls.

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10:00 am

Tour Stop #3: Integrated Science and Engineering Complex (ISEC) & Wold Center

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10:05 am

Where Will Union Lead You?

Learn about the outcomes after Union, including scholarship and fellowship opportunities.

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10:20 am

Tour Stop #4: Arts Quad

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10:25 am

Student-to-Student Breakout Rooms

Just for U Parents: Immersive Experiences

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10:50 am

Closing Address

Our program concludes with congratulatory remarks from President David Harris.


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Office of Admissions

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