The following services are offered through the Office of Continuing and Professional Education and the College’s Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster; SUNY Ulster’s Main Extension Center.
The College’s main extension center is located in the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster at 94 Marys Ave. in Kingston. At that site, the College provides an array of day, late afternoon, evening, and weekend classes.
Office of Continuing and Professional Education
Headquartered at the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, this office offers a variety of professional and continuing education courses throughout the year. These include industry-recognized certification training programs; courses approved for continuing education units for licensed professionals such as engineers and architects; courses focusing on current technologies and professional skills; and personal enrichment. Topics include medical careers, various computer software programs, dance, fitness, languages, health, and many others.
Courses are conveniently scheduled for days, evenings, and weekends, either at the Stone Ridge Campus, the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, or the business Resource Center on Ulster Avenue.
Business Resource Center
SUNY Ulster Continuing and Professional Education offers professional and corporate training programs at the Business Resource Center in the Town of Ulster. Programs include advanced manufacturing and advanced technologies, clean energy technology, sustainability, energy efficiency and health and safety. SUNY Ulster’s Clean Energy Technology and Sustainability Resource Center is located at the Business Resource Center. This center provides free information for those interested in ‘green’ careers and resource materials for homeowners looking to make their homes more energy efficient and environmentally sustainable.
Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster students may order through www.sunyulstershop.com and mark delivery to the store for transfer to the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster.
Weather conditions may necessitate canceling or delaying classes. If classes are canceled, administrative offices will remain open. The College will close only when the Ulster County Legislature chairperson declares a state of emergency and closes all county facilities.
Announcements of delays and cancellations will be on area radio and TV stations as well as the College’s portal, My.SUNYUlster.edu. Inclement weather cancellations will be announced by 7:00 a.m. for day classes and by 4:00 p.m. for evening classes.
Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster room 204 lab hours will be posted on the door and at the front desk each semester and are subject to change. The lab is available to all current students, faculty, and staff. In order to gain access to the lab, a SUNY Ulster ID must be presented at the security desk.
Anyone needing to contact students who are in class at the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster can call 339-1322. It is helpful for the caller to have the correct course name and/or room number of the class in which the student is enrolled.
First aid kits are available. See security at the front desk.
In the case of an emergency, please leave the building immediately through the nearest emergency exit and take your personal belongings with you.
If library books are not overdue, they may be returned to the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster’s front desk.
If required by an instructor, reserved materials will be available at the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster’s front desk or at the main campus.
The Mid-Hudson Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides no-cost, one-to-one professional business counseling and technical assistance to new and existing businesses. Award-winning SBDC counselors assist with business plan development, financial and market analysis, location of funding sources, strategic planning, export, securing government contracts and other business-related services. Counselors also conduct data searches and assist clients in identifying product, market, and business trends. The center offers specialized training in business-related topics. The center is partially funded by the SBA and is part of the SUNY system and of SUNY Ulster. SBDC services are available to SUNY Ulster students who are interested in starting or developing their own businesses.
Representatives from SUNY Ulster’s Student Development Office meet with students at the Kingston site by appointment only. Call the Student Development office at 845-687-5041.
SUNY Ulster Identification Cards
SUNY Ulster identification cards are required as an ID for library usage, Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster computer lab usage, financial aid identification and disbursements, transcript requests, and for reduced rates on College events. See security at the front desk.
Tutoring is available at the Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster in rooms INC 109 and INC 111. Days and times will be posted on the office doors. The rooms are located off the front lobby. Ask at the front desk for directions.
Watch for announcements of upcoming events during the semester. Staff at the front desk are able to answer any questions, and provide assistance.