Accepted Undergraduate Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Russell Sage College! We look forward to having you join the Sage community. Refer to the links below or contact our Admission Office if you have additional questions regarding your acceptance and next steps for enrollment.

Submit Your Enrollment Deposit

Ready to attend Russell Sage College? You can submit your enrollment deposit anytime! Your enrollment deposit is non-refundable, as we will be holding a place for you at Sage.

File Your FAFSA

You must file a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to be considered for need-based financial aid from Sage. Our school code is: 002810.

In order for the Financial Aid Committee to process an application for need-based financial aid, they must have your Social Security Number on file. Please make sure you provide this on your application. If you are receiving any military benefits, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at [email protected].

Filing a Financial Aid Appeal

The appeal filing period for the Fall 2019 semester has passed. If you have any questions about your financial aid award letter, please call the Office of Financial Aid at 518-244-2545 (Troy campus) or 518-292-1783 (Albany campus).

Log in!

Your new Sage user id and password gives you access to Sage email, SageAdvisor and the MySage portal. In SageAdvisor, you can view your profile, academic information, degree requirements, and pay your bill. If you have trouble logging in, contact the Helpdesk at 518-244-4777 (available 24/7).

View Your Financial Aid Package in MySageAid

Your financial aid package will be be available to you electronically within SageAdvisor at the MySageAid link, where you can view and accept your awards. Please be aware the Office of Financial Aid may require additional documentation.

Get Ready for your Classes at Sage

The Office of Academic Advising creates class schedules for new first-year and transfer students. You will meet with your faculty representatives during an orientation program to review  your program’s degree requirements and to adjust your class schedule if necessary. See New Student Advising Notes for more information.

Immunization and Medical History

New students must have a current Student Immunization Form and complete medical history and physical on file. Please go to our wellness center page to fill out these forms. Health, counseling, and wellness services are available at the Wellness Centers.

Troy Campus
Kellas Hall, Lower Level

Albany Campus
Kahl Campus Center, Lower Level

Health Insurance

All new students are required to have health insurance. If you have outside health insurance, please fill out the “Health Insurance Waiver” through SageAdvisor.

Contact Us!

Your Admission Counselor is here to help answer any questions you may have specific to your enrollment process. The best way to get in touch is to call the Office of Admission at 518-244-2217 and ask to speak to your counselor.