Herkimer County Community College is on a 500-acre campus in the rural setting of Herkimer, New York, not far from Syracuse.
There are many activities and organizations for Herkimer County Community College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Herkimer County Community College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Herkimer County Community College has the Phi Theta Kappa. In fact, more students participate in the Phi Theta Kappa than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Herkimer County Community College include Campus Christian Fellowship, International Students Association, Physical Therapy Assistants Club and Criminal Justice.
The Herkimer County Community College community comes together each year for Club/Organization Fair, Midnight Breakfast and Psychic Fair.
This table offers information on housing at Herkimer County Community College.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||No special consideration for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||22%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||600|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||78%|
Herkimer County Community College offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most Herkimer County Community College students live off campus. In 2022, 22% of undergrads at Herkimer County Community College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 78% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Herkimer County Community College. There are 600 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,236 undergraduates. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Herkimer County Community College offers coed housing.
At Herkimer County Community College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Herkimer County Community College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Lacrosse||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Tennis||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Track And Field||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Herkimer County Community College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Herkimer County Community College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Herkimer County Community College, take New York State Thruway to Herkimer, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Syracuse Hancock International Airport airport.
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