Hamilton is located in the quaint, New England-style village of Clinton, N.Y., about 10-15 minutes from a variety of shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities. The Adirondack Park is a favorite destination for hiking, skiing, camping, and other outdoor activities.


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Just Down the Hill

  • Artisans’ Corner

  • Bonomo's Dari Creme (ice cream)

  • Clinton Cider Mill

  • The Cremeria (gelato)

  • Dunkin’ Donuts

  • Kirkland Art Center

  • McDonald’s

  • Subway

  • Utica Coffee Roasters

  • 1 salon

  • 1 supermarket

  • 2 clothing boutiques

  • 2 pharmacies

  • 2 fine dining restaurants, plus a Chinese and an Italian restaurant

  • 3 pizzerias

  • 6 gift shops

Just 10 Minutes from Campus

  • American Eagle

    Sangertown Square

  • Applebee’s

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Barnes & Noble

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Bed Bath & Beyond

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Best Buy

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Burlington

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Chipotle

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • CoreLife Eatery

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods

    Sangertown Square

  • Five Guys

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • The Loft

  • Moe’s

  • Olive Garden

  • Panera Bread

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Pink/Victoria’s Secret

    Sangertown Square

  • Pizzeria Uno

  • Starbucks

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt

  • T.J. Maxx

    New Hartford Consumer Square

  • Target

    Sangertown Square

  • Texas Roadhouse

Created by People in (or from) Our Neighborhood

  • Bristol-Myers Squibb (founded by two Hamilton alumni in Clinton)
  • Utica Club/Saranac Brewery (founded in Utica)
  • The Wizard of Oz (written by Chittenango native L. Frank Baum)
  • The Pledge of Allegiance (written by Rome native Francis Bellamy)
  • The Red Cross (founded by Clara Barton who once lived in Clinton)
  • The Sterile Cuckoo by John Nichols ’62 (Clinton)
  • The Boilermaker (the nation’s largest 15K road race is held each year in Utica)
  • Roots (written by Alex Haley when he lived in Clinton)

Hamilton is located ...

  • 2 minutes from world-famous Half-Moon cookies (a Utica original)
  • 2 minutes from one-of-a-kind chocolate “magic bars”
  • 5 minutes from (Breakfast at) Tiffany’s famous chocolate chip pancakes
  • 10 minutes from two sushi and hibachi steakhouses
  • 10 minutes from a shopping mall
  • 15 minutes from authentic South Carolina-style ­barbeque
  • 15 minutes from delicious spinach enchiladas and vegan black beans
  • 15 minutes from two local favorites: Utica greens and chicken riggies
  • 15 minutes (or less) from 14 movie screens
  • 30 minutes from four nationally renowned golf courses
  • 1 hour from seven Alpine and three Nordic ski resorts
  • 1 hour from some of the best fly-fishing in the Northeast
  • 2 hours from some of the best whitewater rafting and kayaking in the country


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