Student Center

Russell Sage College is so diverse, it has more than one center. The compact campus has a central meeting and eating place -- Buchman Pavilion, a student center McKinstry Student Center, and an athletic and recreation center known as Robison.

Buchman Pavilion
This skylight-domed structure is the hub of the Troy campus. It provides a central social space for the campus community and links historic classroom and residence halls and the pedestrian Ferry Street Plaza. The Pavilion includes a cafe and bistro, plenty of nooks for studying and tables for meeting with classmates, and a wired commuter lounge.

McKinstry Student Center
The Student Center is a place where students feel at home, where they gather for activities and events, to study, or just to relax.

7 things to do at the Student Center:

  1. Rent videos and games
  2. Buy candy at the Candy Counter
  3. Watch a movie in the lounge with friends
  4. Play Wii or Xbox Kinect
  5. Use the kitchen to bake or cook a special meal
  6. Play foosball,  ping pong,  or pool in the Game Room
  7. Attend Student Center programs such as performances, movie nights, bingo nights, and parties

For more about the Student Center, contact the Office of Student Development at (518) 244-2207.

Robison Athletic & Recreation Center
Robison is the Troy campus main resource for recreational sports, as well as serving as the home of the Sage Gators intercollegiate teams.

Its resources include:

  • Two gyms for basketball, volleyball, badminton, indoor soccer and running/walking
  • The Multipurpose Room (MPR) for aerobics, running/walking and rollerblading, as well as special classes in yoga, kickboxing, dance, and more
  • McKinstry Fitness Center, with a 10-piece weight circuit, free weights, treadmills, stair steppers, exercise bikes and other cardiovascular equipment