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Office of College Relations records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  RG04-013

Content Description

The Office of College Relations contains extensive historical subject files, records from the Campaign for Union as well as the later Powering Union Campaign. Includes accompanying film "A Union of People," and other records relating primarily to fundraising and construction. Files include reports, ephemera, correspondence, photographs, and audio-visual recordings. Alumni files consist of collected biographical materials on alumni and non-graduates who attended Union College.


  • 1797 - 2020

Conditions Governing Access

Restrictions may apply, contact the Head of Special Collections & Archives for details.

Administrative History

The Office of College Relations builds relationships between the College, alumni, parents and friends; enhancing awareness of the value of a Union College education; and strengthening the resources needed to remain a top-tier institution that nurtures and transforms young lives.

College Relations consists of the Office of the Vice President; Advancement Information Services; Alumni and Parent Engagement; Annual Giving; Communications and Marketing; Donor Relations; Foundations, Corporate and Government; Gift Planning; Major Gifts and the Research Office.


34.6 Cubic Feet

30 Boxes

1 Drawer

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Office of College Relations, 1990-2009.

Office of College Relations records
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Union College
807 Union Street
Schenectady NY 12308 United States