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Hudson Valley Community College Schedules November 23 Open House

CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, November 18, 2002

Hudson Valley Community College will host an Open House for prospective students and their families on Saturday, November 23. The event, which will begin with registration from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the college's Bulmer Telecommunications Center, is slated to run until 1 p.m. Registration is required, and all participants must arrive between 9 and 9:30 a.m.

Anyone interested in full- or part-time study at Hudson Valley is welcome to attend the Open House. Admissions and financial aid counselors will be present, as will representatives of the college's four academic divisions: Health Sciences; Liberal Arts and Sciences; Business; and Engineering and Industrial Technologies. The college's Office of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions also will be present, and a representative from Hudson Valley's Center for Careers and Employment will give a brief presentation on the center's services.

Representatives also will be available from the college's various Student Services offices, including Athletics, Housing and Student Activities.

For more information about the Open House, contact the Hudson Valley Community College Admissions Office at (518) 629-7309.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 50 degree and certification programs in four academic divisions: Liberal Arts and Sciences; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Business; as well as programs run through the Educational Opportunity Center offering certification programs in workforce and academic preparation. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 11,000 students, and it is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining. Hudson Valley has graduated more than 55,000 students.