The Office of Summer Sessions had its origin in 1917, when the first Summer courses were offered at the New York State College of Teachers. When the College grew into the State University of New York at Albany, the responsibility for managing summer sessions came under the supervision of the Dean of Graduate Studies. It later became a distinct entity overseen by the Office of Academic Affairs. The Office was responsible for overseeing enrollment, scheduling, and faculty appointments for courses offered during the Summer Session. As of 2017, these functions are fulfilled by the Office of General Studies and Summer Sessions.
This collection contains enrollment data for summer courses, exam and class schedules, budget documentation and salary schedules, instructor lists, publicity materials, annual reports, and administrative correspondence.
The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.
All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.
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Published: 2018-03-06 08:35:28 -0500
Encoded in EAD by Benjamin Covell, 2017 February 16
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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Office of Summer Sessions, 1919-1975. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Office of Summer Sessions).