Albany Chapter

Welcome to the Albany area homepage for RIT alumni
This page is your home for information on the RIT Albany Alumni Chapter. Whether you are new to the New York State capital region, or you have lived here your whole life, you will find links for volunteering, events, and career services. 

Total number of RIT alumni in the Albany Metro Area: 2,206

Albany is the 9th largest alumni chapter by population

  • Saunders College of Business: 300
  • College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST): 648
  • College of Imaging Arts & Sciences (CIAS): 474
  • Golisano College of Computing & Information Sciences (GCCIS): 107
  • Kate Gleason College of Engineering: 337
  • *College of Health Sciences & Technology: 3
  • College of Liberal Arts (COLA): 124
  • National Technical Institute for the Deaf: 39
  • College of Science: 168
  • *Golisano Institute for Sustainability: 0

*newly established

Upcoming Events

RIT's alumni chapters host a variety of activities throughout the year ranging from social events to educational workshops to performing arts to supporting RIT Athletics, and everything in between. Please join us for these excellent opportunities to connect with other alumni and check back often to see what's coming up next

Jul 12 2016
12:00 p.m.
WEBINAR: Demystifying The Cloud
Jul 19 2016
12:00 a.m.
WEBINAR: Stepping Into Your Power
Jul 28 2016
12:00 a.m.
2016 Summer Send-Offs
Aug 02 2016
5:30 p.m.
RIT at Subway Series Game
Aug 06 2016
11:30 a.m.
RIT Alumni Explore the Historic Hudson River
Aug 18 2016
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Facility Managers Can Make Your Organization Shine
Sep 17 2016
12:00 a.m.
RIT Global Day of Service 2016
Sep 28 2016
12:00 p.m.
WEBINAR: Einstein was Right, and RIT Helped Prove it

Chapter Contacts

The Albany Chapter is looking for volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a chapter leader or chapter volunteer, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 1.866.RIT.ALUM (748.2586). Examples of responsibilities include:

  • Organizing an annual calendar of alumni events
  • Managing the Albany Chapter's presence on Facebook, Twitter, and Linked In
  • Acting as an RIT representative to welcome new graduates and alumni to the area
  • Welcoming incoming RIT freshman from the Albany Area
  • Assisting RIT with recruitment of new students

Chapter Contact

Victor Santiago
Victor Santiago '13

Assistant Director of Chapter Programs
Albany, Atlanta, Buffalo, Central Florida, Cincinnati, Cleveland-Akron, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, South Florida, Syracuse, Utica/Rome

Connect with the chapter

The Albany Chapter does not have an active Facebook or Twitter account however; you can connect with the RIT Alumni Association on all major social media platforms. If you are interested in managing an RIT Facebook page or Twitter feed for the Albany Chapter, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 1.866.RIT.ALUM (748.2586).