Visiting and Contact Info
|Admissions Office Address:||Office of Admissions|
1400 Washington Avene
Albany, NY 12222
|Admissions Office Phone:||518-442-5435|
|Admissions Office Email:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Most Popular Places on Campus:||Campus Center with bookstore, cafes, and lounges|
Science Library /Main Library
Performing Arts Center
University Art Museum
Students often find that a visit to the University at Albany helps them decide whether this is the university for them. Visitors can attend an information session and join a student-led tour during the academic year or the summer. The tour visits classrooms, academic and other facilities, a residence hall and a dining area. Information Sessions begin at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Your visit includes a Q and A session and campus tour. Please allow two hours for your visit.
|Most Popular Places Off Campus:||Cross Gates Mall/ Colonie Center Mall|
Adirondacks, Berkshire, and Catskill Mountains
New York State Capitol and Plaza
Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC)
New York State Museum
The Capital Region is a great college community. It's home to 20 colleges and some 65,000 students. The Times Union Arena in downtown Albany hosts American League hockey and concerts by artists such as The Dave Matthews Band. Downtown Albany is also the place to be for plays and musical performances or a visit to the New York State Museum. In less than two hours you can be downhill skiing on some of the best slopes in the Adirondacks, the Berkshires, the Green Mountains or the Catskills.
|Campus Visiting Center:||No|
| Appointment Required:||Yes|
| Tour Dates:||Year-round|
| Times:||10 AM & 12 PM|
|Average Length:||1 hour|
|Contact Email Address to Sign-Up:||email@example.com|
|On Campus Interviews:||No|
|Times:||10 AM & 12 PM|
|Contact Email Address for Coach Visit:||http://www.ualbanysports.com/|
|Dates Available:||Academic Year|
|Arrangements:||Contact Admissions Office|
|Overnight Dorm Stays:||Not Available|
|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
Nearby airport is Albany Airport, Amtrack train available nearby. Bus service from New York City to campus taxis and local bus transportation. Albany Airport is 5 minutes from campus.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From the South: I-87 (Thruway) to Exit 24; I-90 East to Exit 2; cross Washington Avenue onto campus and turn left, you are now on University Drive.
From the West: I-90 (Thruway) to Exit 24; I-90 East to Exit 2; cross Washington Avenue onto campus and turn left, you are now on University Drive.
From the North: I-87 (Northway) to Exit 1; I-90 East to Exit 2; cross Washington Avenue onto campus and turn left, you are now on University Drive.
From the East: I-90 West to Exit 2; left onto Fuller Road; left onto Washington Avenue; first right onto campus and turn left, you are now on University Drive.
From Albany International Airport: Exit the airport onto Albany-Shaker RD; Follow signs to I-87; Turn right onto I-87 South; I-87 to Exit 1; I-90 East to Exit 2; cross Washington Avenue onto campus and turn left, you are now on University Drive.
|Local Accommodations: Near By:|
Accommodations in Albany include: Best Western Sovereign Hotel (1228 Western Ave., 518-489-2981); Courtyard by Marriott (1455 Washington Ave., 518-435-1600); CrestHill Suites (1415 Washington Ave., 518-454-0007); Days Inn (1230 Western Ave., 518-489-4423); Extended StayAmerica (1395 Washington Ave., 518-446-0680); Fairfield Inn by Marriott (1383 Washington Ave., 518-435-1800); Hilton Garden Inn (1389 Washington Ave., 518-453-1300); Holiday Inn Express (1422 Western Ave., 518-438-0001); Red Carpet Inn (1385 Washington Ave., 518-462-5562); TownePlace Suites by Marriott (1379 Washington Ave., 518-435-1900).