New York Summer Centre

Our New York Residential Summer Center is located on the safe, attractive campus of College of Mount Saint Vincent in the affluent neighborhood of Riverdale.

Riverdale is green and prosperous with a real village feel, yet is just over 30 minutes by train from Manhattan.

So all the excitement and bustle of New York City is within easy reach.

Marker College of
Mount Saint Vincent

6301 Riverdale Avenue
NY 10471

Nearest airports
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), 24 miles/ 39 km
La Guardia Airport (LGA), 16 miles/ 26 km
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), 36 miles/ 58 km

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On campus


  • Beautiful, compact campus with green spaces
  • Outdoor soccer field with views onto the Hudson river
  • Modern classrooms
  • Multipurpose sports hall
  • Student lounges
  • Dance studio
  • On-campus accommodation
  • Modern dining hall
  • WiFi on campus


On-campus residential accommodation in comfortable rooms with modern shared bathrooms and common areas on each floor.

  • Girls and boys are in separate accommodation areas or on different floors
  • 2 beds per room
  • Student:bathroom ratio 4:1

Meal plan

Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided every day.

Lunch and dinner are usually hot; on excursion days students are given a packed lunch. Some dinners will be off-site, depending on the programme.

Special dietary requirements

Vegetarian always available. Others available on request.

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Courses available at New York

Summer Course

15 hours of English lessons per week plus full programme of sports, activities and excursions.

  • Start dates: 30 June, 7, 14, 21, 28* July 2021 *(1-week bookings available)
  • Duration: 2 – 4 weeks
  • Minimum entry level: Beginner
  • Age range: 12 – 17
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Typical activities

Students benefit from a full weekly activity program, mostly on campus.

Activities include American football, arts and crafts, basketball, baseball, bingo, casino night, dance, disco, dodgeball, fashion show, games night, karaoke, mini-Olympics, movie night, quiz nights, soccer, table tennis, talent show and volleyball.

Typical excursions

Attractions include:

  • The Statue of Liberty
  • Central Park
  • Times Square
  • Empire State Building
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Greenwich Village and SOHO
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Brooklyn Bridge and Ground Zero
  • Six Flags Great Adventure

An overnight stay in Boston can be added to your program at the beginning or end (subject to minimum numbers).

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The Kings Admissions Team