Contract Services

Three contracts have been developed that save money for our member campuses by combining our needs for services.

Multi institution license for tax preparation assistance

The consortium members have entered into a contract to provide a web-based tax return preparation system for international students and scholars.

Support of local TV quiz show

This contract underwrites an educational series that promotes and rewards academic excellence in our local schools. High school teams compete in an academic competition testing their knowledge of history, literature, math, science, current events and pop-culture. The Homework Hotline is also sponsored.

Chartered bus transportation for members of Associated Colleges’ athletic teams

All of the members have entered into a contract with one firm which provides, operates and maintains buses for safe, comfortable and dependable transportation of the athletic teams. This is a term agreement that includes transportation to competition destinations as well as interim activities.

The contract encourages members of Associated Colleges to all have the same high expectations of the driver, the bus and the service. It also allows the transportation firm to have a reasonable expectation of a continuing contract.

Clarkson University

Clarkson is a nationally ranked research university located in Potsdam, New York offering comprehensive programs in business, engineering, arts and sciences and health sciences. As a student-centered institution, Clarkson emphasizes a dynamic collaborative approach to learning through programs that span boundaries across disciplines and outstanding focused research.

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SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton provides an accessible, affordable, high-quality education to students in New York and beyond. With diverse academic programs and a focus on real-world application, our hands-on education SUNY College of Technology at Canton prepares students for successful careers. The College offers 23 bachelor’s degrees, 22 associate degrees, and 7 one-year professional certificate programs. SUNY Canton OnLine offers 8 bachelor’s degrees, and more than 370 courses, fully online, so students can access our outstanding programs from anywhere with internet access. Ranked among the top U.S. Colleges for being military-friendly and environmentally focused, SUNY Canton invests in the potential of each of its

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SUNY Potsdam

The State University of New York at Potsdam prepares students to act as engaged global citizens and to lead lives enriched by critical thought, creativity and discovery. As an inclusive scholarly community rooted in its historic role in providing exemplary teacher and music education and leadership in the fine and performing arts, SUNY Potsdam is committed to the liberal arts and sciences as an academic foundation.
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St. Lawrence University

Founded in 1856, St. Lawrence University is a private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

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