Alumni: 89,000   Students: 17,000

Welcome Alumni and Students!

This is the Empire State College Alumni House located in beautiful downtown Saratoga Springs, New York.

Celebrating the successes of our newest class of alumni! With close to 250 submissions, we encourage you to view the full album of photos.

The 2020 Alumni Awards Program Nominations are now closed. The recipients will be announced very soon.

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The Buzz

SUNY Empire State College Launches its First Doctoral Program
SUNY Empire State College Launches its first Doctoral Program in the College’s nearly 50-year existence, with Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Change. The program will prepare educators to lead in a time of pivotal change for educational systems. More...

Blackbaud Incident

Blackbaud Incident
We were recently notified of a security incident involving Blackbaud, a third-party service provider. Please read the full article for more information.

Meet Our Alumni

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Elizabeth Webster ’81
University of Rochester Medical Center

What is your career highlight or proudest career moment to date?:
There were many, but one that stands out is when the CEO of Strong Memorial Hospital told me that the program I designed implemented and managed was working so well that it would become a permanent part of the hospital’s business plan.

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Upcoming Events

Conversations Over Coffee: The American Dream, from fisherman to pastry chef - the story of Rocco's Pastry in New York, presented by Ralph Aloe '04.
Date: October 06, 2020
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
City: Saratoga Springs
Grab your favorite beverage and join fellow SUNY Empire alumni and friends for a virtual mid-day coffee break. Ralph Aloe '04, of Rocco's Pastry in New York will be our alumni speaker.
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Politics, Culture, and Race Relations: A Discussion with Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President
Date: October 24, 2020
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
City: New York
Please join the Black Male Initiative for a virtual discussion with Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President.
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BMI Virtual Discussion Series: Monumental Controversy: Exploring The Monument Debate
Date: November 28, 2020
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
City: New York
Join the discussion about how public history projects can be inclusive/exclusive and why representation matters.
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Call for Alumni and Student Presenters for Creative Expressions, Now Through November
Date: November 30, 2020
Time: 5:00pm
Location: Online Event
City: Online Virtual Event
Creative Expressions is actively seeking student and alumni artists for shows in November.
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