Held Equestrian Center
A 340-acre classroom experience...with leather seats.
Follow your passion. Build your future. Albion College’s Held Equestrian Center offers a unique college experience at a world-class facility that allows you to follow your passion for riding while pursuing an undergraduate degree.
How We're Different
At Albion College, we offer the best way to combine college and horses. Our program is designed for you to pursue a traditional degree while continuing your riding. Whether you are a beginning rider or an aspiring trainer, you’ll find a place within our equestrian family.
We offer three intercollegiate teams (hunt seat, stock seat, and dressage), and competitive events in hunters, jumpers, western, and dressage.
You have access to affordable boarding options, and there is no obligation to use your horse in the program -- we have college horses!
Albion offers more than 50 programs of study to develop your career path as you pursue your passion for riding. Here, you receive an individualized lesson program designed around your academic schedule to build confidence in your equestrian skills, and elevate your area of interest.
Advance your riding with our accomplished and dedicated instructors. Take advantage of our in-house clinics and symposia from world-renowned trainers, and lectures on equine nutrition, accounting, and more. And have fun with your teammates!