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Everything you need to know about what to do before you come to a STAR Day.

STAR Registration:

Registration is required and session availability is on a first come, first serve basis. Register early to get your preferred date. Deposited, first-year students may register online at:

You will need the following information in order to register:

  • Your Saint Rose student ID number

Parents and/or guardians are encouraged to attend. No separate registration is required as the registration form includes space to include guest information.

Where to Park:

We recommend parking in Lot 5: Massry Lot (Entrance: 1000 Madison Avenue) or Lot 2: LaSalle Lot (Entrance: 415 Western Avenue). Parking permits are not required for your visit and student Orientation Leaders will be positioned throughout campus to help direct you.

What to bring:

Weather in Albany is unpredictable; we encourage you to pack for all possibilities. We will be doing a little walking, so bring comfortable shoes. You will also need a pen, note pad, questions and a smile!

Student ID Photo:

Please be prepared to take your photo for your Student ID Card! No hats or sunglasses are permitted when taking your photo.Please note that you will not receive your printed ID card at STAR Day. It will be given to you in late August when you return to campus.

What to complete prior to attending STAR:

Between now and the first day of classes, you will have many tasks to do that are important for success at Saint Rose. To make it easier, The College offices have created a checklist for you. Check it out! Please note that once you have completed your online registration for STAR, you’ll be prompted to complete your Pre-Advising Form and Math Placement, which are used in the academic advising and course registration process. you’ll also be prompted to complete housing forms (if you intend to live on-campus) and submit health records.