Register now for Orientation 2008, which will
be held Saturday, Aug. 16, on the Hudson
You'll have the opportunity to get to
know your campus, meet members of the college's academic and
student support staff, and learn strategies for collegiate
We look forward to welcoming you
to Hudson Valley's Class of 2010!
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|Hudson Valley celebrates
Hudson Valley Community College celebrated its 54th
commencement, and the Class of 2008 was the college's largest
graduating class ever, with 1,842 students eligible to
participate in the commencement ceremony.
also celebrated another milestone; the college experienced a
record number of honor graduates – those students who
completed their studies with a grade point average of 3.5 or
higher. Among the 2008 graduates, 433 achieved honor status.
|Vikings Honored for
Excellence, On and Off the Field|
Sophomores' Justin Gallo and Brenna Mereness were
named Hudson Valley Community College's most outstanding male
and female athletes of the year at its annual athletic
Men's lacrosse coach Roger Manion; Derrick
Onate of the lacrosse team; Laurel Good of the soccer team;
Amanda Zuspann of the volleyball team; and Kathy Quirk,
associate dean for instructional support services and
retention also were honored. Read
Which step are you
If you've scheduled your
classes for the Fall 2008 semester, your bill has
arrived or will be mailed shortly.
Your bill is
accompanied by a Registration
Payment Booklet, which outlines your next steps. Remember,
your classes aren't guaranteed until you return your bill
along with any payment due.
Questions? Contact the
Cashier's Office at (518) 629-4504.
If you haven't
scheduled classes yet, there's still time to enroll for the
Fall 2008 semester. Check out these Steps
to Enrollment to see where you are in the enrollment
|Get Involved - Join a
There are more than 60 Clubs at Hudson Valley
Community College. These Clubs have been set up for the
pursuit of educational, cultural, recreational and social
goals by Hudson Valley's students.
Most Clubs meet at
least once a month, typically from 2 to 4 p.m. on Monday
afternoons. This time has been set aside specifically for
student Club activities; no classes are scheduled during this
For more information, contact the
college's Student Activities Office at (518) 629-7348 or e-mail us.
interested in joining a club or organization? Fill out our Interest
Form and we will get back to you.
The start of your college
career is just around the corner – and Hudson Valley has a
program that can make the transition from high school to
college a bit easier.
Freshman Fundamentals is a five-course program
that will give you the opportunity to learn strategies and
develop academic skills to be successful at the college level.
Topics include math essentials, the research process and
You can register for one course – or
enroll in all five. Either way, this program will boost your
self confidence and prepare you for the next step in your
educational career. For more information, call the Office of
Community and Professional Education at (518) 629-7339.
|Three questions for Tour
Erica L. Kirkland
Administration, Class of 2008
A 2006 graduate of
Catholic Central High School, Erica was one of many
students who served as a tour guide, sharing her
knowledge of the campus and experiences with accepted and
prospective students. Here, she shares some thoughts about her
Hudson Valley experience.
Why did you enroll at
Hudson Valley? I came to Hudson Valley Community College
because I was not sure what I wanted to study and it was a
good starting place and it was inexpensive.
What do you like best? I love Hudson Valley
Community College because I have met a lot of nice people and
it is a very friendly environment. I really enjoy learning
from the professors at Hudson Valley.
What is your
goal? After graduating from Hudson Valley Community
College, I am transferring
to Russell Sage College for Business and Organizational
Haven't been to campus yet?
up for a tour today!
2008 Deans' List
2008 President's List
Receive President's Award for Excellence in
Receive SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence
Students Honored With Chancellor's Award for Student
Wins New York State Law Day Writing Contest
Community College's missionis to provide
dynamic, student-centered, comprehensive, and accessible educational
opportunities that address the diverse needs of the community.
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