Community and Professional Education

Kids on Campus

Kids on CampusHudson Valley Community College has been sponsoring programs for children and teens for more than 25 years, enrolling approximately 900 students each year. We offer summer camps and wintertime "Mice on Ice" skating programs as well as SAT preparation, Driver Education and other programs aimed at older teens.

Our winter/spring and fall Kids on Campus classes are held weekday evenings or weekends. View our current offerings by season.

February Vacation Week Program (for students aged 8-12)

Week-long school vacation breaks can be an opportunity for children to discover a new interest and stay active. We currently offer a Kids on Campus program during the February break week. Space is limited! Scholarships available.

Hogwarts on the Hudson
Has your child wanted to study courses just like Harry, Ron and Hermione? Come to Hogwarts on the Hudson at Hudson Valley Community College, where you can learn potions, arithmancy, care of magical creatures and more!
Monday, Feb. 19 - Friday, Feb. 23, 2018: 9 a.m. - noon
Cost: $120 Location: TBD CRN: 60998

Around the World in 80 Plates
Wouldn't it be nice to go on a vacation far away? Well, we can pretend by learning about destinations around the world, their cultures, and, most importantly, their food! We will make and eat different foods from countries worldwide.
Monday, Feb. 19 - Friday, Feb. 23, 2018: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: $100 Location: TBD CRN: 60997

Extended care is also available from 8 - 9 a.m. and 4 - 5 p.m. Cost is $20; CRN 60849.
You provide the lunch, we provide the supervision from noon - 1 p.m. Cost is $10; CRN 60999.

All students will need a medical history and consent form and immunization records (if not on file) before attending. Consent forms are available on our Forms page.

Camp Fair

Each spring, we host a summer camp fair and help connect great kids with great camps.

Join us Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Siek Campus Center.


Dozens of local camp programs in attendance.
Raffles • Face painting • Crafts • Meet the staff
Fun for the whole family!

Contact our office at (518) 629-7339 or for more information.

If you are a camp director and would like to participate, download and complete a registration form.

Summer Camps

Get your children into smart summer fun at Hudson Valley Community College. Half- and full-day athletic and enrichment programs running throughout the summer. Check back in mid-February 2018 for details or get added to our mailing list.

Summer Academy

Athletic Camps

Circus Theatricks

Technology Enrichment Programs

Youth Theater Program


A limited number of scholarships are available for those who qualify. Scholarships are based on financial need. Funds are made possible by the Hudson Valley Community College Foundation. See our Forms page for an application.

Get Involved

If you are a teacher and have an idea for a Kids on Campus summer offering, submit a course proposal and an application. The summer schedule is finalized in December.

If you are interested in being considered for a position as a camp counselor, please check the employment opportunities webpage in March or April. Counselors must be 16 years old.