• Joan Solotar '86 et al at announcement of Blackstone LaunchPad for UAlbany

    Blackstone LaunchPad Chooses UAlbany

    The Blackstone Charitable Foundation expanded its Blackstone LaunchPad initiative across the state of New York partnering on a three-year, $4.5 million grant with the University at Albany, Cornell University, New York University, Syracuse University, and the University at Buffalo. 

  • Massry Center for Business Naming Event Sept 2015

    Naming the Massry Center for Business

    The new School of Business building brings more opportunities to the school and the university. The Massry family recognized the greatness and potential of the school when they made a $5.25 million donation and put their name on the building.

  • e connections Photos

    Photos of the University at Albany School of Business community: alumni, students, faculty, staff, friends and supporters.

  • A Sunny Future

     The Class of 2015 graduated on a lovely May afternoon. Before degrees were conferred, the students heard from School of Business Dean Donald Siegel, alumnus Michael Weilheimer ’83, vice president at Eaton Vance, and graduating senior Lassamy Sesay ’15.

  • University at Albany Alumni Association Excellence Awards

    Once again, School of Business alumni have been recognized by the University at Albany Alumni Association. The Excellence Awards recognize outstanding achievements and service. This year, three hail from the financial realm and one is an entrepreneur. The honorees are Bruce Davis ’73, ’75, Grace Barkus Vogel ’77, Dean C. Backer ’88 and Matthew P. Reiner ’93. 

  • ALT1 conference held by CAUSE

    Center for Advancement and Understanding of Social Enterprises

    The newest center in the School of Business, CAUSE, promotes social entrepreneurship at the university and in the region by building on School of Business strengths in research, teaching and service, and by applying business expertise to benefit business, government and the nonprofit sector.

  • Dean’s Advisory Board Doubles your Gift for the John Levato Scholarship

    To honor the life and career of John Levato, alumni created a scholarship in his name to commemorate his tremendous contribution to the school. Members of the Dean’s Advisory Board have announced that they will personally match all gifts made to the John S. Levato Scholarship, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000. 

  • UAlbany Womens Basketball Sarah Royals

    School of Business Basketball Stars

    Sarah Royals ’15 and Sam Rowley ’15 went to the NCAA tournament this spring, Royals for the fourth time and Rowley for the third. Both students graduated with dual majors this spring. 

  • MBA students present their findings

    UAlbany MBA Adds Concentrations in Cyber Security, Marketing, Finance and Entrepreneurship

    The expanded and enriched UAlbany MBA program starts fall 2015. Students will have the opportunity to choose from six concentrations. Cyber security, marketing, finance and entrepreneurship have been added to the current offerings in information technology management and human resource information systems. 

  • UAlbany School of Business receives $5.25 Million Gift from the Massry Family

    A $5.25 million gift from the Massry family will support the School of Business and key university-wide initiatives. This is the largest gift ever made to the University at Albany and will support the upward trajectory of the School of Business. 

  • Purple and Gold Ambassadors at the Hearst Tower

    School of Business Students Exemplify the Best of the University

    Purple and Gold Ambassadors represent the University at Albany at high profile events. They are the cream of the crop. It's no surprise that over half are School of Business students. 

  • The ARC Group of NY Incident Response Lab at the University at Albany

    Computer Labs Named By Alumni and ARC Group

    Two computer labs were named this fall: the Alumni of Professor Lakshmi Mohan Lab for MBA students, named for the highly respected associate professor emeritus, and the ARC Group of New York Incident Response Lab for undergraduate students enrolled in the newly created major in digital forensics.  

  • Undergraduate Program Ranked #113 by U.S. News

    U.S. New & World Report has ranked the UAlbany School of Business undergraduate program at 113, tied with Binghamton University and Rutgers, a significant jump from the 126 spot held last year. 

  • Gold Because We are Green

     The United States Green Building Council has awarded a LEED gold rating to the newly constructed Business Building. The building scored high for indoor environmental quality as well as energy savings. 

  • School of Business building

    e connections Photo Archive

    The University at Albany School of Business in photos through November 2014.

  • UAlbany School of Business Alumna Elda Di Re Speaks at 2014 commencement

    Alumna Elda Di Re Speaks at 2014 Commencement

    Elda Di Re ’83, Partner at EY, spoke at undergraduate commencement this year, the sixth alumnus to do so.

  • The Denis Lukashkov Memorial Scholarship PRESENTER Etton Soriano ‘14 AWARDEE Guillermo Dilone'15

    Students Create and Fund Scholarships

    This spring, the School of Business handed out 64 awards to 77 students. Among them were two awards created and funded by students, the Delta Sigma Pi Open Scholarship and the Denis Lukashkov Scholarship.

  • John Levato Memorial Celebration April 2014

    John Levato Memorial Celebration

    In April, alumni, students, faculty, and staff gathered to remember a man who was impossible to forget.  During his 40+ years at the University at Albany, Assistant Dean John Levato served as a trusted counselor to thousands of students.

  • US News Best Business Schools 2015 University at Albany

    US News Ranks UAlbany School of Business #1 in the Nation for the Second Year in a Row

    For the second year in a row, the University at Albany School of Business has been ranked #1 in the U.S. for  job placement for full-time MBA students.  

  • Deirdre Sweeney Director of Career Services for the UAlbany School of Business

    Alumni Post Jobs

    Deirdre Sweeney, the director of the School of Business Office of Career Services works to ensure that students have all of the tools necessary to begin their careers. Alumni play an integral role in listing jobs and internships.

  • Bill Wise CEO Mediaocean

    On the Front Lines of Digital Media

    Get the inside track on digital media from four alumni who work in digital media marketing. They started in accounting, finance and marketing, and now spend their days finding new ways to reach consumers on the screens where we spend much of our days.

  • Dr. Sanjay Goel

    Students Study and Intern in India

    A new elective allows students to spend a semester studying and participating in a paid internship in India through an arrangement with Capgemini, one of the top software companies in the world. 

  • EY IT Trajectory class Spring 2013

    EY Provides Trajectory

     EY has always provided accounting students with the tools they need to be successful. A new class gives sophomores with an interest in information technology an opportunity to consult on real-world projects.

  • 2013 School of Business Commencement Procession

    Black '76 Speaks at School of Business Commencement

    This spring 300 undergraduates in business and accounting became the alumni of the Class of 2013. They heard encouraging words from alumnus Jeff Black ’76, Vice Chairman at Deloitte, School of Business Dean Don Siegel and graduating senior Frank Peluso.

  • Delta Sigma Pi President Colin Gerner and Assistant Dean John Levato award DSP Open scholarship check to James Schiaffo

    Six New Scholarships in 2013

    The annual School of Business award ceremony celebrates student initiative, community involvement and academic success.  This spring, 65 students were honored with 52 awards including six new scholarships.

  • Financial Analyst Honors students Kelechi Nwokocha ‘13 and Michael Biagi ’13

    Students Research Accepted at Dallas Fed for the Third Year in a Row

    This spring, the work of two students enrolled in the Financial Analyst Honors Program, Michael Biagi ’13 and Kelechi Nwokocha ‘13, was featured in the Economics Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

  • US News Ranks University at Albany School of Business

    US News Ranks University at Albany School of Business

    U.S. News and World Report has ranked the University at Albany MBA 86th of 448 AACSB accredited schools in the United States, and among the top 10 B-Schools That Lead to Jobs. The MBA boasts a 100%  placement rate.

  • UAlbany MBA Perfect Placement US News

    MBA Perfect Placement

     University at Albany MBA lauded for 100% job placement rate.

  • Direct Admit Reception E&Y 2013

    Firms Host Direct Admit Receptions

    The eighth class of Direct Admits, a select group of high-achieving freshman with an interest in business, will be admitted to the School of Business this fall.  Many of them will have attended receptions at Deloitte and Ernst & Young.  

  • Dean with NYC School of business Alums

    Bridging the Gap Between New York City and Albany

    The university and the school offer many chances for alumni to connect with their school and each other. 

  • Rendering of School of Business Tunnel Entry

    Make Your Mark

    The new School of Business building is scheduled to open in the fall of 2013.  At this precise moment in time, alumni have a once in a lifetime opportunity to participate in School of Business history.

  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program Logo

    Bringing Tax Prep to the Community

    School of Business students bring their expertise and solid work ethic work to the community in a variety of ways. This spring, one more option will be added to accounting students’ list of volunteer opportunities: tax preparation.