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Greater Hudson Valley Health System

The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown. It is currently the active parent company for two member hospitals including Orange Regional Medical Center and Catskill Regional Medical Center. The GHVHS is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs, and needed health care services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care. By providing health care to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, the GHVHS was designed to improve the quality, stability, and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region.

The GHVHS has more than 3,300 caring professionals driven by standards of excellence who go above and beyond to provide an exceptional patient care experience. With an additional 850 medical staff members, this makes the GHVHS one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. Their mission is to improve the health of our community by providing exceptional healthcare, putting patients and their families first, and by providing an impeccable healing environment.

As a way of saying "thank you" to the many Greater Hudson Valley Health System employees who reside in our community, Marist College is offering special tuition pricing for all employees and their immediate adult family members.

Special Tuition Pricing for Employees

Greater Hudson Valley Health System employees, along with their immediate adult family members, will receive the following benefits:

  • A tuition discount on eligible graduate and adult undergraduate degree programs. For our complete list of eligible programs and discounted pricing visit our eligible programs and pricing page.
  • Options for Full-Time and Part-Time Master's and Bachelor's degree programs offered 100% online, in-class or a mix of both.
  • Enjoy state of the art classrooms for our Bachelor’s and Master’s programs offered on our Main Campus in Poughkeepsie, NY.  We also offer a classroom-based MPA option at our satellite locations in Queens, NY, and Albany, NY.


Greater Hudson Valley Health System employees and their families must show proof of employment in order to qualify for the partnership tuition rate.

Adult undergraduate students are defined as students who began their Marist academic career at age 22 or older and who are applying through the Office of Adult Undergraduate Admission. Graduate students are those students who are initiating an application for a stand-alone masters degree through the Office of Graduate Admission. 

Final determination of eligibility is made by Marist College.

Complete our online inquiry form to receive more information. All contact information provided is confidential.

Programs Offered

Marist College offers students a variety of programs on-site and online for both graduate and adult undergraduate (ages 22+) learners.

Please visit our eligible programs page for more information.