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Understanding Your Community Partner

Welcome to SUNY Schenectady County Community College, established in 1967! The College is part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system and emphasizes high-quality academic programs, broad access for students, and responsiveness to the needs of the community. For 50 years, the College has been an important part of Schenectady County.

The College has its accreditation through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, which is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The Board of Trustees, along with the President and his entire Leadership Team, is committed to providing a quality education, at an affordable price. To learn more about the College and to understand our Mission and Vision for the future, check out our “Tools for Success” boxes below.

Information About

President Moono standing with members of the Board of Trustees.

Learn about the members of the SUNY Schenectady Board of Trustees.


Dr. Steady H. Moono

Information about the history of the College and Dr. Steady H. Moono, President.


Washington Avenue entrance to the College.

Meet the President’s Cabinet and learn about the College’s Mission and Vision.


Aerial view of campus with students hanging out in the quad.

Official Policies and Procedures as approved by the Board of Trustees.


Lamp post with a SUNY SCCC welcome sign hanging from it.

We make every effort to comply with federal and state agencies – including many disclosures and reporting requirements.


Three students standing in front of a poster presentation.

The latest news and stories about SUNY Schenectady.




Redesigned, one-stop area serves students with Admissions, Financial Aid, Athletics, and Student Business Office.

24 January 2023

From a Jane Austen literature class and cooking in our Culinary Labs, to performing with the Guitar Ensemble and graduating in May, students share what they are excited about this semester!

18 January 2023

Jonathan Ryan on his way to accomplishing his childhood dream of becoming a professional pilot.

8 December 2022

Cassiel Achan, Parmesh Thakoordial, and Dr. Lorena Harris share Vale Park applied learning project during "Empowering Higher Education" Conference in Pennsylvania.

7 December 2022

Service Learning projects benefit community members and students at the same time. SVO to display tree at Festival of Trees.

18 November 2022


Feb 02

Celebrate Black History with this conversation facilitated by Professor David Gleason with special guest, Garland Nelson, a local musician.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | School of Music, Room 215
Feb 08

Please consider rolling up your sleeve and giving. Open to the public.

9:30 AM - 2:00 PM | Elston Hall, Lally Mohawk Room
Feb 10

Prospective School of Music students are invited to schedule a placement audition.

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | School of Music
Feb 15

Aneesa Waheed, chef and owner of Tara Kitchen, will demonstrate dishes from her new cookbook, "Easy Moroccan Cooking." Free and open to the public.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Elston Hall, Van Curler Room
Feb 16

The School of Music Chamber Music Series presents Niamh Paris '20, Iida Nyman '17, and Rebecca Schmid '17 in concert. Free and open to the public.

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Carl B. Taylor Auditorium