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Campus Living

Hudson Valley Life

The Hudson Valley is a New York State region that stretches north along the Hudson River from Westchester County towards Albany, the state capital. The Hudson Valley includes the following counties:

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The Hudson Valley is known for its rich landscapes, farms, sustainable-foods and a wide variety of small cities and historic towns. The region is a growing metropolis that is home to approximately 3.5 million residents centered along the historic Hudson River. 

For a list of local businesses within walking distance of campus across Route 9, click here.

For a list of local hotels, motels, and bed & breakfasts, click here

Explore the pages below to learn more about the Hudson Valley!

Hudson Valley Resources

News and Resources

Community Information


Area Profiles

Hudson Valley Housing


Religious Life

Volunteer Opportunities

LGBTQ+ Resources

Community Centers

Local Services

Department of Motor Vehicles

Internet Service Providers

Hospitals & Health Care

Hotels & Local Accomodations

Employment On & Off Campus

Moving, Shipping & Postal Information

 Pet Services

Transportation & Travel


Banking & Personal Finances

Marist and the Community

Marist College has created partnerships with IBM, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library in Hyde Park, and the Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook, offering students and faculty opportunities to collaborate with these world-renowned leaders in business, history and ecology. Franklink D. Roosevelt Library In addition, the College has initiated several innovative programs that provide students with unique learning opportunities, such as the Marist Institute for Public Opinion and the Marist Bureau of Economic Research.