Union College

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Private liberal arts college in Schenectady, New York, U.S.

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About Union College

According to Wikipedia, Union College is a private liberal arts college in Schenectady, New York. Founded in 1795, it was the first institution of higher learning chartered by the New York State Board of Regents, and second in the state of New York. In the 19th century, it became the "Mother of Fraternities", as three of the earliest Greek letter societies were established there. After 175 years as a traditional all-male institution, Union College began enrolling women in 1970.

Union College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
7,62241%86%132029

How Much Does Union College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$58,956$546
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,238
30K - 48K$14,952
48K - 75K$20,504
75K - 110K$30,309
110K+$44,648

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Union College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Union College, then you can expect to earn an average of $80,200 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Union College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
2,1932,193

Where is Union College?

Union College is located at 807 Union Street, Schenectady NY 12308-2311

How Safe is Union College?

Schenectady has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Union College Known For?

Union College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Union College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Union College's Most Influential Alumni?

Union College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Law, and Engineering. Here are some of Union College's most famous alumni:

John Milton Gregory
John Milton Gregory
An American academic administrator.
Charles Babcock
Charles Babcock
An American architect.
Daniel R. Schwarz
A Professor, Scholar, Teacher.
J. Dudley Woodberry
An American theologian.
James M. Loree
A .
George Washington Doane
George Washington Doane
An American bishop.
William Montague Ferry
William Montague Ferry
An American missionary.
John Dooley
An American justice.
Job Bicknell Ellis
Job Bicknell Ellis
An American mycologist .
William Appleton Potter
An American architect.
Lawrence E. Kahn
An American judge.
Robert Earl
Robert Earl
A New York judge.