“We must build a more inclusive, more tolerant and more respectful University because that is how we will build a more inclusive, more tolerant and more respectful nation.”

-University at Albany President Robert J. Jones

The University at Albany is committed to promoting a culture of equal opportunity and respect for all students, faculty and staff. The information and resources found on this website highlight the University’s ongoing initiatives, programs and activities dedicated to encouraging a diverse and inclusive environment both on and off campus.


  • Incoming President Havidán Rodríguez

    ‘Inspiring Leader’

    Incoming President Rodríguez honored for leadership in STEM.

  • Incoming Freshman Pacielly Morelo

    A Fresh Beginning

    For Pacielly Morelo, UAlbany's Educational Opportunities Program is a way to pay back all of the sacrifices her parents made when they immigrated from Colombia to provide a better life for their children.

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    Trickling Up to Excellence

    How do you create the most supportive environment for a diverse group of high-achieving students?

  • University at Albany EOP Educational Opportunities Program

    Keeping the Pipeline to Success Flowing

    EOP alumni pay it forward.

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    Protecting the Rights of LGBTQ Individuals

    UAlbany is partnering with START-UP NY company Nowigence, Inc. to launch global data tracker mapping important events concerning the LGBTQ+ population.

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    University at Albany
    State University of New York 
    University Hall 207
    1400 Washington Avenue
    Albany, NY 12222
    Phone (518) 956-8010
    Fax (518) 956-8111

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