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

Jan 25 2017
8:00 p.m.
Webinar: Hired for Youth; Fired for Age
Feb 01 2017
8:00 p.m.
Webinar: The Power of the Infographic Resume
Feb 08 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Communicating in a Diverse World
Feb 14 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Modern Day Q&A: Quizzes and Assessments for Lead Generation
Feb 15 2017
8:00 p.m.
Webinar: Networking to Build Business Contacts
Feb 22 2017
8:00 p.m.
Webinars: 7 Keys to a Successful Job Search for Midlife Jobseekers
Feb 28 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Introducing RIT's 10th President
Mar 15 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Developing YOUR financial plan Getting THROUGH retirement
Mar 22 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: How and When to Protect Your Ideas
Apr 19 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Benefits of Traveling Long-Term for Recent Graduates
Apr 22 2017
12:00 p.m.
The Great Escape Room - Albany
Apr 26 2017
12:00 p.m.
Webinar: Design Strategies for Aging in Place

Chapter Contacts

The Albany Chapter is led by a council of alumni volunteers. These individuals work with staff from the Office of Alumni Relations to plan events, programs, volunteer opportunities and networking connections throughout the year. If you are an alum who loves RIT and is willing to help us organize, promote and build a strong RIT alumni network in the Albany area, consider joining the council today!

If you are interested in joining the Alumni Council, contact one of the leaders, volunteers or staff members highlighted on this page or call the Office of Alumni Relations at 585.475.7638.

Chapter Contact

Bill Sachman
Bill Sachman

Associate Director of Chapter Programs
585.475.7638
wpsdar@rit.edu

Connect with the chapter

The Albany Chapter is looking for volunteers. If you are interested in becoming an Alumni Council member please fill out our volunteer form HERE or contact the Office of Alumni Relations directly at 1.866.RIT.ALUM (748.2586).