Emma Willard School is located in Troy, New York—in the heart of New York’s Capital Region.
Nestled along the Hudson River, Troy’s downtown area is home to hundreds of small local-owned companies, shops, and eateries. It boasts walkability and an intact infrastructure comprised of world-famous architecture and rare Tiffany glass collections.
The Capital Region is a business hub for many Fortune 500 companies including American Express, JP Morgan Chase & Company, Merill Lynch, General Electric, Verizon, and Goldman Sachs. It is also known as the Tech Valley, thanks to the proximity of many technology centers such as Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, and GlobalFoundries. Relationships with these entities help to position Emma Willard School as a natural partner for students making advances in the STEM fields.
Emma’s location is within a three-hour radius to many larger cities including Boston, Montreal, and New York. It is also close to recreational and art centers such as the Adirondack Mountains, Tanglewood Music Center, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, Saratoga Spa State Park, and much more.