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How to Join STAR-NY

STAR-NY can welcome up to four new schools each academic year.

SUNY colleges and universities who wish to join should download the free application. Email the completed application to

The STAR-NY Program Director will review the application and set up a call with the contact person listed on the application to discuss the information provided and answer any questions.

Next, the Program Director will make a recommendation to the STAR-NY Board of Advisors, who will then vote on the membership request.

After the vote, the Administrator will notify the contact person of the result within two weeks.