New Home for UAlbany's College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Receives Capital Region Support

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Capital Region Leaders Unite Behind UAlbany's College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Artist's rendering of new home of College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

ALBANY, N.Y. (February 23, 2016) -- Capital Region community, business, education and government leaders today announced unified support for the University at Albany’s plan to transform a century-old former public school building into a home for its new College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS), and requested $20 million in the state budget to start the project.

The capital funding would finance the first phase of the project, which will turn the one-time Albany High School building adjacent to UAlbany’s downtown campus into a state-of-the-art engineering school building.
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