Hofstra University Continuing Education

Saturday Classes for Young People

  • Instructors are New York State certified teachers or industry professionals
  • Classes take place in Hofstra's state-of-the-art classrooms, labs, and art studios
  • Classes are typically taught on Saturday mornings, with test preparation available on weeknights
  • Swim instruction takes place in Hofstra's indoor, Olympic-sized heated pool
  • Gifted and Talented Program available Grades K-8
  • Programs include academic enrichment, arts, language, STEM, and video game development

Summer Youth Classes Start July 9, 2022

Swim Classes Start July 16, 2022

$25 early registration discount if you register at least one week prior to the start of classes. Send Me More Information

Make Saturday a Great Day for Learning

Saturday Classes for Young People encourage and inspire your child in the pursuit of knowledge and the love of learning. Children blossom in our small classroom settings. Winter and summer programs are 6-weeks long, while spring and fall sessions run 8 weeks. Choose from many classes including; reading, math, academics, STEM/STEAM, cartooning, theater, art, video game development, Minecraft, swimming instruction and even exercise classes for parents.

Kids love the learning experience on a “grown-up” college campus!

Four Seasons of Learning

Jumpstart learning in the new year with W.A.R.M. (Writing, Arithmetic, Reading and More) classes! These courses are designed for students who can benefit from extra instruction.

When spring is in bloom, so is test season. Exam preparation classes guide young students on how to properly study and prepare for their big exams, including Regents Prep and more. The Hofstra Gifted Academy also runs in the spring and fall quarters to provide a positive, supportive learning environment for academically advanced children.

Summer is a great time to S.U.R.F. – Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals. This 6-week session provides an opportunity for students to refocus on fundamentals, sharpen their academic skills and lay the foundation for success in the following school year.

Attending Fall Saturday Classes for Young People is the absolutely the best way to kick off the school year. Small classes with low teacher-to-student ratios means your child receives personalized attention at the beginning of the school year.

Find out more about Saturday Classes for Young People, please contact the Program Director at 516-463-7400, or email ce-youth@hofstra.edu.

Summer Camps

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