FIRST Robotics Competition Team
SUNY Poly hosts and mentors the FIRST Robotics Competition Team #5030 made up of high school students (grades 8-12) from all over the greater Utica/Rome community.
Past and present SUNY Poly engineering students, faculty and staff serve as mentors. The Robotics Lab, machine shops and other campus resources are available to the team.
- Always welcoming new members and mentors!
As of Fall 2020,
due to a restructuring of all FIRST & STEM Outreach programming these are the updated contacts and organizations:
Moved to Mohawk Valley Community College (MVCC), Utica, NY:
- STEM CAMPS and FIRST Robotics CAMPS
View MVCC catalog
- FIRST Tech Challenge (grades 7-12) Teams and Events
FIRST Tech Challenge Partner, NY Excelsior Region, Tina Betz
Teams and Events:
FIRST LEGO League Challenge (grades 4-8, formerly FLL)
FIRST LEGO League Explore (PreK-3 - formerly FLL JR)
Contact FIRST Field Operations: Mary-Ann Oluwanifise
FIRST Robotics Competition - Central NY Regional
FIRST Regional Director, Janice Martino