living in albany
How Residents Get to Work (2019)
Resident's Monthly Rent Payment (2019)
"Albany itself renewed my love for hiking, long drives in the country, and good IPAs."
- Rajesh Kulenthiarajan, MD, PGY-3
"I also appreciate being so close to the outdoors. There are many hiking opportunities including the 46 Adirondacks High Peaks."
- Lea Dikranian, MD, PGY-2
"Albany itself is a really easy place to live, especially during the busy days of residency. Housing is inexpensive, and you don't have to battle traffic to get around."
- Addie Smith, MD, PGY-2
"I could see that they had good work life balance and were enjoying the residency experience here."
- Nicole D'Emic, MD, PGY-1
"Before moving here, I didn't realize how beautiful nature is in Albany. There are many things to do all year long."
- Raya Al Ghalayini, MD, PGY-2
"I anticipated the lower cost of living in Albany than at other programs but I did not realize how much money I would be able to save while in residency."
- Courtney Willis, MD, PGY-2
"I can definitely see myself living in Albany after finishing residency."
- Hunter MacDonald, DO, PGY-1
"I originally ranked Albany as my number 1 choice because of the staff and their pledge of support, and the clinical faculty has come through in every way."
- Russell Dedon, MD, PGY-2
"I feel so fortunate to have the opportunity to grow and explore in a place as unique as Albany."
- Dane Nickel, MD, PGY-3
"I wasn't sure how living in a smaller city like Albany would be, but I think it has been a great place to be a resident."
- Nicole Saglamer, MD, PGY-2