Student Life at UAlbany — Live, Learn, Do
With Division I sports, a thriving entertainment scene, and more than 200 clubs and organizations, UAlbany students experience the best of college life. Learn more details about student life at UAlbany, including residence hall and dining options, things to do on- and off-campus, and the health and safety services available.
Everything you need to know about living on campus at UAlbany
- Housing Options
- Dining on Campus
- Meal Plans
- Living & Learning
- Campus Parking
- University Health Center
More Links for Living
From majors to financial aid, explore the keys to learning success
- Undergraduate Majors
- Graduate Programs
- Academic Advising
- Study Abroad
- University Bookstore
- Financial Aid
More Links for Learning
Now get involved: Division I sports, fitness centers, and more than 200 clubs await
- UAlbany GO!
- Great Dane Athletics
- Student Association
- Events Calendar
- Clubs and Organizations
- Campus Recreation
More Things to Do
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UAlbany is home to eight distinctive residence halls. Amenities include fitness centers, cable TV and wireless internet access. Living-learning communities help connect like-minded students who live in the same residence halls, take the same classes or share majors.
For off-campus living, visit UAlbany's free housing registry to get rental information or connect with potential roommates.
DiningUAlbany is committed to offering fresh, healthy, local and sustainable dining options as well as a new allergen-free resident dining platform. Students can also set up 'podium points' on their SUNYCard to use at more than 40 off-campus businesses.
Things to DoUAlbany is home to 19 Division I athletics programs, a new multi-use athletic stadium, many club and intramural sports, and fitness and wellness centers. The University’s thriving Arts & Culture scene includes its own Art Museum, auditoriums for hosting music concerts, classical orchestras, theatre performances and award-winning authors. UAlbany is also home to more than 200 student clubs and organizations.
UAlbanyGo provides students with one-stop shopping to get active and stay involved. Through MyInvolvement students can find pathways to success by volunteering in the community or through student involvement and leadership.
Health and Safety
The University Police Department is committed to community safety and security. UAlbany's Office of Personal Safety & Off Campus Affairs promotes positive relations with the surrounding community. Students can also stay informed with emergency updates via an alert system.
Career planning, disability resources and financial services provide students with the assistance they need to start college and be successful. Our academic enrichment, advisement and support services, the Interfaith Center, Parking and Mass Transit, graduate student services and parent and family services are all key resources to providing students with everything they need to be successful at UAlbany.