School for Graduate Studies

Graduate Residency Information

M.A. Policy, M.A. Liberal Studies and MBA-M Residency Information 

Spring Graduate Residency Dates: Feb. 4-6, 2016 (based on program schedule)
LocationSaratoga Hilton, 534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Saratoga Hilton Hotel Information:

534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Hotel Room Group Rate Website:  (the cutoff date for the block discount is January 4th)

Transportation Options:

Train: Albany-Rensselaer train station or the Saratoga Springs train station,, served by Amtrak. 

Bus: Several bus services arrive/depart from the Saratoga or Albany-Rensselaer train stations.

Air: Albany Airport

Carpool*: You may connect with fellow ESC Students to share rides to/from the Residency here: 

After logging in, begin your search by selecting "Find Ridematches for Events", and select SUNY Empire State College/ "SUNY ESC Residency 2016: Arrive on Thursday, 2/4", or " SUNY ESC Residency 2016: Arrive on Friday, 2/5" depending on your Residency Schedule.  

*Please Note:  511NY Rideshare/iPool2 is not affiliated with SUNY Empire State College.  SUNY Empire State College is not responsible for delays, missed connections, or other issues.   SUNY Empire State College is not liable for damage to persons or property of any kind or nature arising directly or indirectly out of the use of the 511NY Rideshare/iPool2 Matching System or participation in 511NY Rideshare/iPool2. Please note the Terms of Use for this service:

Residency Program Schedules:

Available for residency Spring 2016

More residency information:

Weather cancellations will be posted to the college homepage.

Booking Website:

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