Hudson Valley Community College In-Person Registration Begins Monday, Aug. 24
Fall 2009 semester begins Monday, Aug. 31
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In-person registration – the last chance to register for daytime classes before the start of the Fall 2009 semester – will start Monday, Aug. 24 and runs through Saturday, Aug. 29 at Hudson Valley Community College.
Additional in-person registration sessions also are set for those interested in on-campus evening and off-campus courses.
While attending in-person registration, students can apply for admission and financial aid; submit immunization records; schedule classes if they are not enrolled in a degree program; pay their bill; receive parking decals; and obtain their college ID card. The hours for in-person registration are as follows:
8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24 through Thursday, Aug. 27
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Aug. 28.
9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 29.
Registration sessions for those interested in evening courses will continue from Aug. 31 through Sept. 4 and from Sept. 10 and 11 for those interested in off-campus courses.
If prospective students did not attend Hudson Valley in the Spring 2009 semester, they should bring a Certificate of Residence to in-person registration. Immunization records also are required for students planning to take six or more credit hours. Students hoping to be accepted into a degree or certificate program through Hudson Valley's Admissions office should bring their high school transcripts, as well as transcripts from any other colleges they attended.
On-campus day classes begin Monday, Aug. 31. On-campus evening courses begin Tuesday, Sept. 8. Off-campus classes begin Monday, Sept. 14.
For more information about in-person registration for evening and off-campus classes, visit www.hvcc.edu/fall or call Hudson Valley's enrollment information center at (518) 629-7700.
Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 associate's 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 more than 12,000 students, and it is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining. Hudson Valley has more than 65,000 alumni.