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Welcome to SUNY Upstate Medical University

United in expertise, compassion and hope...

Be a part of Central New York’s only teaching hospital, where cutting edge, life-saving medicine & treatments make impactful changes in the lives of those we serve.
Golisano Children's Hospital Upstate

Patient Care

We are committed to delivering exceptional, patient-centered healthcare with a focus on compassionate and personalized treatment.

Patient Care

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Emergency Care

As the region's only level-one trauma center, our emergency facility offers state-of-the-art technology to care for critically ill or injured.

Emergency Care


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Telehealth Options


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Educating Tomorrow's Leaders

SUNY Upstate is one of 140 academic medical centers, and the only one in Central New York. We are an upper-division transfer and graduate school preparing students for promising medical careers.

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Becoming a Student

Learn more about our undergraduate and graduate medical degree programs at SUNY Upstate Medical University, where we’re educating the next generation of healthcare professionals.

Prospective Students

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Every time that I've had a passion, there's been somebody at Upstate who has been willing to help me manifest it.

Hannah Connolly, MD/PhD '24
Norton College of Medicine

Join Our Team

In 2021, Upstate Medical University was first named to the Forbes list of America’s best large employers.

By earning this award, Upstate joins the ranks only two dozen universities in the nation and joins such large organizations as Ikea, Apple and NASA among the honorees.

Upstate Nursing

We are the region's only Level I trauma center, Magnet recognized, and a Forbes Best Large Employer.

Researching the Cures of Tomorrow

Creating a world-class research enterprise that supports biomedical research innovation, development and entrepreneurship, improving the health and well-being of the world’s people while training the next generation of scientific innovators.