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Hudson Valley Community College to Host Instant Admission Events at Albany’s New Capital South Campus Center

MEDIA CONTACT: Eric Bryant, (518) 629-8072 /
FOR RELEASE: Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Hudson Valley Community College will host three “Instant Admission Days” at the new Capital South Campus Center this week.   

Prospective students can meet with admissions and financial aid counselors on Tuesday, July 22, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 23, from 4 to 8 p.m.; and Thursday, July 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Students can be admitted for the Fall 2014 terms on the spot.

The Capital South Campus Center (CSCC), a new educational facility located in the South End of Albany at 20 Warren St., will be home to a variety of opportunities for adult students, including tutors and mentors, a drop-in daycare center, as well as career and educational advisement.

Hudson Valley is one of a dozen partners who will offer training and education at the site. The college this fall plans to offer Basic Math with Study Skills (MATH 095), Business Concepts and Applications (BADM 100), Business Math (BADM 120), Introduction to Criminal Justice (CRJS 101) and Sociology (SOCL 100).

The college will waive its $30 application fee for those who apply on any Instant Admission Day. Prospective students should bring their academic records, and those wishing to begin the financial aid process should bring their most recent tax returns as well.

The Fall 2014 term begins Monday, Aug. 25 on campus and Monday, Sept. 8 at the Albany location.

To find out more information about the CSCC, visit the Trinity Alliance Web site, e-mail or call (518) 449-5155, extension 131.

For more information about Instant Admission Day or enrolling at Hudson Valley, call the Admissions office at (518) 629-7309.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 75 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of nearly 13,000 students and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 75,000 alumni.