Center for Lifelong Education and Recreation

Looking for camps, conference services, or non-credit courses?  Your choice is CLEAR!

Welcome to the Center for Lifelong Education and Recreation. CLEAR is the designated department on the SUNY Potsdam campus for organizing all conferences, workshops, summer camps, non-credit programs and trainings.

Whether you are looking to register for one of our programs or start one of your own, the CLEAR staff would be delighted to assist you.  Click one of the links on the right to visit any of our departments or contact us at:

Center for Lifelong Education and Recreation
SUNY Potsdam, 44 Pierrepont Avenue
389 Van Housen Extension
Potsdam, NY 13676
Phone: (315) 267-2167 or -2538
Fax: (315) 267-3350

Van Housen ExtensionOur office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (8:00 to 4:00 in the summer).  Visit us for more information about any of our programs or to register in person with cash, check, or credit card.  CLEAR is located on the third floor of Van Housen Extension, the same building that houses University Police.

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Formerly known as the office of Non-Credit, Conferences, and Special Programs and the Center for Regional Research and Community Education, CLEAR is looking forward to a bright future under a brand new name.