Latest stories from SUNY New Paltz

Commencement is here at last!

Our celebration web page is your one-stop-shop for livestream links, photos, videos, info and resources, swag, quotes and much more!


Planning for an in-person fall experience

In-person classes, increased residence hall capacity, expanded events and dining, with safety measures in place to protect our community

New Paltz named a Top 25 Best Value nationwide

College Consensus touts return on investment for students

College will form Carbon Neutrality Task Force

Charge will be to set strategy and target date for becoming a zero-net-carbon campus

New York announces vaccine requirement for SUNY students in fall 2021: Here’s what we know

Policy depends on full FDA approval, but if enacted, this will help us return to a more normal on-campus experience

Photo of the Week

Nothing beats springtime on campus.

More news from around campus

College helping Air National Guard members fulfill education requirements

New collaboration enables service members to earn credits and complete their degrees

10 New Paltz stories that gave us hope during COVID-19

Community overcoming hardship during our pandemic year

Business students win big at Regional Business Plan Competition

New Paltz teams take top prize in four out of five categories

Grocery workers, already reeling from the pandemic, face new trauma from store shootings

5/4/21, Washington Post
IDMH Director Amy Nitza lends expertise to report on compounding stresses faced by essential workers

The 25 Most Instagrammable Spots in New Paltz

5/6/21, Hudson Valley Country
Snap a perfect photo at these photogenic locations, including a bunch on campus

A special sunrise eclipse is coming – here’s what to know

5/10/21, Times Union
Hudson Valley is prime viewing spot for partial eclipse on June 10 that few others will see