SUNY Adirondack:

Founded in 1961 Adirondack Community College, now SUNY Adirondack is sponsored by both Warren and Washington Counties. The main campus is located 2 miles from exit 19 off the Northway, in Queensbury, NY. It is just 15 minutes from Saratoga, 45 minutes from Rutland, Vermont and 60 minutes from Albany.

SUNY Adirondack is a comprehensive community college with many four-year programs. It strives to offer its students affordable, high-quality transfer, career and technical credit programs.

Suny Adirondack

SUNY Adirondack offers it’s Students:

  • Diverse career study programs that prepare you for the workplace
  • Hundreds of credit, non-credit and continuing education classes
  • Flexible class schedules, including evenings and Saturdays
  • Experienced, professional, and dedicated faculty and staff members
  • Smaller class sizes for individual attention
  • A Saratoga County Extension Center in Wilton
  • One of the lowest community college tuitions in all of New York State

The majority of students commute from Saratoga and Warren Counties. The student to teacher ratio is 17:1. This means teachers are available and the classes are small.

SUNY Adirondack offers over 25 different academic and special interest organizations, 6 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Men's sports teams, 6 NJCAA Division III Women's sports teams, and 10 intramural and club sports teams. This gives students many opportunities to get involved and further interest in extracurricular activities.

SUNY Adirondack offers the best resources to get students on the path to a better and brighter future. Whether your goal is to transfer into four-year program or to get yourself a more rewarding career, SUNY Adirondack can help you achieve it.

Photos above courtesy of Town of Queensbury Historian


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Regional Events

  • The Great Upstate Boat Show In Queensbury NY
    Dreaming of summer fun out on the water? Tubing, fishing, or simply cruising and enjoying your surroundings? Then get prepared for the 2017 boating season and visit the Great Upstate Boat Show!
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  • The 2017 Glens Falls Brewfest
    The Glens Falls Brewfest is a beer, wine, and cider tasting event that draws the best of the best local, regional, and national breweries, wineries, and cideries. This year the event will be held on April 1 and is conveniently located at the Queensbury Hotel!
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  • The Rotary 5K & Corporate Challenge
    Calling on all runners and walkers! The Glens Falls Rotary annually hosts a 5K road race in April each year. The race is held at the SUNY Adirondack campus on Bay Road in Queensbury, and the course is mostly flat and fast with just one small hill. This year the club has selected the Chapman Historical Museum and the Greater Glens Falls Senior Citizen Center to be the beneficiaries of the event.
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  • 7th Annual Winter Raptor Fest in Greenwich, NY
    Experience the wonder of flight when Friends of the IBA's 7th annual Winter Raptor Fest returns to the Washington County Fairgrounds on May 13 & 14. Exciting Live Bird of Prey programs introduce you to many of our native owls, hawks and falcons, including some of our most endangered species!
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  • 13th Annual Tour of the Battenkill
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