Clarkson is comprised of three physical campus locations in New York State.
Potsdam - Our main campus of 640 wooded and waterfront acres is home to all undergraduate degree programs, many master's and Ph.D. programs as well as research centers, athletic facilities and residences for nearly 4,000 students.
Schenectady - In the heart of Schenectady, our Capital Region Campus (CRC) is home to several graduate and professional programs of study, K-12 outreach programs and a multi-use facility.
Beacon - On the banks of the Hudson River is Clarkson's Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, serving as home to graduate programs, groundbreaking water research and K-12 outreach programs.
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Clarkson welcomes people from all over the world to a highly collaborative community that ignites connections across disciplines, industries and cultures. We believe by embracing diversity and inclusion we can lead in creative and innovative ways. When you come to Clarkson, you instantly join a robust and active network that values the personal contributions of each member — students, alumni, faculty, community members and corporate partners alike. To think, act and lead globally, we span disciplines to find new solutions and deepen our respect for the diversity of our University community.
Clarkson University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, veteran status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, marital status, parental status, ancestry, source of income, or other classes protected by law in provision of educational opportunity or employment opportunities. For more information, visit our Diversity & Inclusion page.