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"Instant Admission" Days at Hudson Valley Community College Announced; Counselors to Accept Prospective Students in Troy and Albany for Fall Semester

CONTACT: Dennis Kennedy (518) 629-8071,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, April 15, 2013

Hudson Valley Community College will host a series of on-campus “Instant Admission Days” at its main campus in Troy and at the college’s Albany extension site on 175 Central Ave.

Prospective students are invited to meet with admissions counselors and get accepted for the fall semester starting immediately. No appointment is necessary, and the college will waive its $30 application.

Interested students should bring their academic records. Those wishing to begin the financial aid process should bring their most recent tax returns as well.

Instant Admission Days

Main Campus
Guenther Enrollment Services Center
, Room 223
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Monday, Aug. 5 - Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 (8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

Albany Extension Center
175 Central Ave., Albany

Noon to 5 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

For more information, please call the Admissions office at (518) 629-7309 or e-mail

Those interested in starting their higher education at Hudson Valley this summer should contact the Office of Continuing Education, Summer Sessions and Workforce Development, at (518) 629-7338 to make an appointment with an academic advisor.

For more information about admissions, visit For registration and course schedules for the summer and fall terms, see

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 associate degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and workforce and academic preparation programs offered through the Educational Opportunity Center. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of nearly 13,250 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining. Hudson Valley has 75,000 alumni.