A Welcome Message From President Hutton
Congratulations on your successful application. Let me be among the first to welcome you to the UC community.
By choosing to study at Utica College, you are participating in a tradition of learning that has helped thousands of individuals exceed their goals and ultimately achieve a level of personal and professional success they had never thought possible. UC students benefit from an integrated academic program that combines solid liberal arts education with targeted professional training and real-world experience. Here you can develop a strong foundation of communication, problem-solving, and other essential skills, while acquiring the specialized knowlege and the confidence to assume leadership responsibilities in your chosen profession, whether in the corporate world, the non-profit sector, public service, or elsewhere.
"Utica College offers rich and varied opportunities for friendship, community involvement, and personal growth."
In addition to a stimulating and challenging academic environment, you will find that Utica College also offers rich and varied opportunities for friendship, community involvement, and personal growth. Your fellow students represent every region of America and more than forty countries. There are a great many enjoyable and edifying experiences to share here at UC, and a great many interesting people with whom to share them.
I look forward to seeing you on campus, perhaps at one of our many community events, or in passing on the academic quad. Now that you are a part of our growing community, I hope you will make the most of your experience at UC, both by working hard and by participating in the vibrant cultural and social life of the College. As thousands of UC alumni will tell you, the time, effort, and passion you invest now will pay dividends for the rest of your life.
Todd S. Hutton, Ph.D.