COVID-19 Updates and Information

Campus policies and procedures as it relates to Covid-19 will be updated here. Students, faculty and staff should regularly check their email for direct updates.

Updated August 26, 2022. 

Fall 2022: New and Returning Students

An updated fall semester Covid-19 management plan can be found by clicking here.


Beginning in Fall 2022, all new students (including graduate students) must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to move into residential housing or attend class unless they have been granted a religious exception or medical exemption to the vaccine. “Full vaccination” refers to the primary vaccination series (more details below). 

Please see the Vaccine Mandate FAQ for more information.


After Hours Student-Positive Protocol

Please click here to learn more about residential student-positive protocols after normal business hours. 


Upcoming Vaccine Clinics in our Area

Paul Smith’s College continues to urge everyone to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and to stay up to date regarding boosters. To find a site for COVID-19 vaccines or boosters, search, text your ZIP code to 438829 or call 1-800-232-0233 to find locations near you.

Locally, there are a number of options for both first-time vaccines as well as booster shots. Click here to view upcoming clinics in our area. You can also schedule first-time vaccine and booster shots online at both Kinney’s and Walgreen’s.

Key Contacts

Vice President of Student Affairs
Courtney Bringley
(518) 327-6059

Student Health Services
Christine Brennan, RN, BSN, Director
(518) 327-6349

Housing & Residence Life
Lou Kaminski, Director
(518) 327-6488

Campus Safety
Andrew Paschke, Director
(518) 327-6300