COVID-19 Information About Events and Gatherings


01/07/2022 – Important COVID-19 Update – Start Date for In-Person Classes & Vaccination Requirement

Dear Nyack Students, Faculty, and Staff: In light of the surge in COVID cases in the NY Metro area and across the country, Nyack College has decided to begin classes as scheduled on 1/19/2022 with a livestream or asynchronous delivery model. The Spring academic calendar will remain unchanged. In-person Spring classes will begin on 1/31/2022. […]


12/10/2021 – COVID-19 Campus Update

Greetings, As you are likely aware, there have been recent increases in COVID-19 cases in New York State and New York City:  NYC Percent Positivity Rate. Due to colder weather and tendency to gather indoors, anticipated increase in holiday travel and get-togethers with family and friends, as well as growing concerns regarding the Omicron variant, […]


6/12/2020: An Update From the President Regarding the Fall Semester

A MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT SCALES Dear Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary Family: First and foremost, I pray this message finds you and your loved ones well. You have been in my prayers in this season as we have faced some of the most challenging days in our lifetime. This pandemic has altered our lives […]



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Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary are hosting a comprehensive evaluation visit for reaffirmation of accreditation by the ATS Commission on Accrediting on September 20-24,  2021. The purpose of this visit is to verify that the school meets all applicable Commission Standards of Accreditation. Comments regarding how well the school meets those standards and/or generally demonstrate educational quality may be sent to the ATS Director of Commission Information Services at least two weeks before the visit. Comments may also or instead be sent in writing to Constance Diggs, Director of Academic Affairs and Liaison to the Association of Theological Schools at All comments will be shared with the onsite evaluation committee.