Admitted Student Pre-Open House Evening Program

February 18, 2024 3:30 PM-8:15 PM

Make Union Yours! We invite admitted students and parents to join us for a few hours of fun the night before our February 19 Open House. This will be a great opportunity to connect with other admitted students and their families.

  • View our schedule of events below.
  • Pre-registration is required.
  • We recommend casual dinner attire for parents, casual attire for students, and comfortable walking shoes for all!
  • Please allow extra time for parking and check-in before your first event.

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



807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Schedule of Events

Start and End Time

3:00 PM - 5:45 PM


Viniar Athletic Center

Check in with us and pick up your materials for the evening.

Start and End Time

3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Early Bird Campus Tour (Optional)

View campus with one of our student guides (choose on your pre-registration form) or explore on your own with our self guided tour.

Start and End Time

5:00 PM - 5:45 PM


Enjoy a casual dinner and chat with other admitted families and campus leaders.

Start and End Time

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

For Students: Icebreakers & Games

Meet current students, who will help you get to know your Class of 2028! Join your new friends for games and a chance to win prizes.

Start and End Time

6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

For Parents: Just for U Panels

Learn more about Schenectady, campus activities and how we support your student!

Start and End Time

7:45 PM - 8:15 PM

Students and Parents Reunite for Dessert Reception

Following the student and parent programs, families will meet in our newly renovated Reamer Dining Hall.


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Office of Admissions

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