Excellence at a Great Value
A record number of international freshmen and 58 new full-time faculty join the University at Albany as it begins the 2014-2015 academic year.
We attract the best minds on the planet
Team led by UAlbany researcher Jianwei Zhang receives $1.34 million NSF grant to develop a multi-layer platform that will cultivate collaborative inquiry-based practices across classroom communities internationally.
University at Albany professor Kevin Quinn has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Dept. of Education to develop new leaders in special education doctoral programs. The project was one of 14 selected nationally for funding from more than 100 applications and will be supported by $1.2 million over five years.
Great Dane Athletics
Mark Benson, former senior associate athletic director at Old Dominion University, becomes the University's second AD since UAlbany's 19-sport intercollegiate athletics program entered Division I competition 15 years ago.
A Hub for New Ideas
The new digital forensics program at the University at Albany will educate students in the protection, defense, and investigation of information and information systems in areas such as public accounting, government, industry and not-for-profit environments.
PRIMED FOR CAREER SUCCESS
Whether working to develop new therapy approaches for difficult-to-treat cancers or serving as a tax advisor for clients of PricewaterhouseCoopers, University at Albany students are gaining practical and professional experience through a variety of on- and off-site internship opportunities.