Brvenik Center for Business


A State-Of-The-Art Facility For Learning And Research

Utica College's business programs have an impressive new home in the heart of Utica's revitalized downtown financial district.

Named for a Trustee and major benefactor of the College, the Robert Brvenik Center for Business Education is a state-of-the-art facility that houses UC's innovative programs in:


  • Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Economics
  • Health Studies Management
  • Management
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Sports Management


  • MBA in General Management
  • MBA in Economic Crime and Fraud Management
  • MBA in Professional Accountancy
Brvenik Center Lobby
Brvenik Center Lobby

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Teaching and Learning Facilities

The Brvenik Center for Business Education features:

  • First Source Federal Credit Union Trading Room
    Previously located in Hubbard Hall, this amazing facility includes computer workstations loaded with financial software, smart boards, and a real-time stock ticker
  • Two state-of-the-art MBA classrooms
    Learning spaces designed for our blended MBA program, featuring advanced video conferencing capabilities
  • Seminar style classrooms
  • Meeting spaces
  • Student lounges

A Great Neighborhood

The Brvenik Center is part of Utica College's Clark City Center, one of the most recognizable high-rise structures in the City's financial district, within walking distance of major employers and potential internship sites, including Adirondack Bank, Utica National Insurance, and others.

Faculty / School Offices

Housed in the first floor of the Brvenik Center are the Offices for the School of Business and Justice Studies.

The facility includes offices for the following faculty:

Business and Economics Faculty
  • Atasi Basu, Ph.D.
  • Donna Dolansky MBA
  • Richard G. Fenner, Ph.D.
  • Samuel Ferrara, Ph.D.
  • Candace Grant, Ph.D.
  • Glen A. Hansen, Ph.D.
  • Zhaodan Huang, Ph.D.
  • Margaret J. Morgan-Davie, Ph.D.
  • Stephanie R. Nesbitt, J.D.
  • Brett Orzechowski, M.S.
  • Stephen G. Peek, II, M.B.A.
  • Thomas A. Rossi, D.B.A.
  • Mehmet Sencicek, Ph.D.
  • Chris Tingley Ph.D.
Public Relations Faculty
  • Elizabeth W. Burback, M.S.
  • Patricia A. Swann, M.S.

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Transportation and Parking

Students attending classes in the Brvenik Center can take advantage of quick, easy (and free) shuttle service between UC's main campus and the Center. Shuttles run in coordination with course schedules in both locations so that students can arrive in class comfortably on time.

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In addition to the shuttle service, commuter parking is available in a multistory garage one block away from the Brvenik Center.
Brvenik Center parking map

Dining and Refreshments

The Brvenik Center includes quick-service food and beverages on site. In addition, students have access to a rich variety of dining options within easy walking distance of the Center in downtown Utica.

Brvenik Center officeA view from a fifth floor office

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1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502