MACRAO College Night – September 22, 2014 6-8pm in Collegiate Hall
An event for high school students and parents to meet with over 50 community colleges and university representatives to discuss educational goals. This event is only 1.5 hours long but full of valuable information to help you choose a college. This event is only offered once a year.
Hot Jobs Connect – November 10, 2014 and June 17, 2015- 6pm-8pm in Collegiate Hall
MCC comes together with our community business partners to discuss immediate and future employment needs. High demand jobs require specialized training today and this event brings it all together in one place. Community employment needs, training, and possible funding are addressed at this event. Break-out sessions allow attendees to ask specific questions in regards to what all is involved in meeting the employment requirements of Muskegon County Hot Jobs. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
College Visit Day for students interested in Business Careers – January 28, 2015 – 9:15 – 12:30
This College Visit Day is for any high school Juniors or Seniors interested in a business career such as Accounting, Computer programs, Management, Marketing, Office Management, Web Design, Web Game Dev. Website Development, Entrepreneurial programs and Criminal Justice. Students will be given information about opportunities at MCC, take a tour, meet with faculty of the departments listed, play games and win prizes and conclude with a lunch. This half day –session is very informative and allows students to see the College in action. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
Financial Aid Nights – January 7 and 27 from 6pm – 8pm in room 1100 of the Stevenson Center
Financial Aid Night covers the ins and outs filling out the FAFSA. When the forms should be filled out, where to look for notification of your Pell Award, as well as other verification forms that may need to be filled out before financial aid can be awarded. Scholarships and other types of funding are also discussed. Enrollment Representatives will be present to ask questions regarding how to become an MCC student. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
Next Big Step – February 18, 2015 – 6pm-8pm in Blue and Gold
This event is specifically designed to help parents and students choose a college. Comparisons are made between public and private colleges as well as differences between two and four year schools. Cost of tuition, books, things to look for, questions to ask are all discussed to help you make that very important decision that affects the rest of your child’s life. At the end you will learn about opportunities at MCC. This informal format allows for questions to be asked throughout the session. This has proven to be very useful information for selecting a college. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
College Visit Day for High School Juniors and Seniors – April 15, 2015 – 9:30 – 12:30 pm in room 1100 of the Stevenson Center
High school juniors and seniors can spend a half day at MCC and learn about the many opportunities that are available to them. They will get a tour, play games, win prizes, and have lunch with our enrollment staff. It is a fun day had by all. Seating is limited so reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
Parent Info Night – May 26, 2015 – 6:00 – 7:30 pm in Blue and Gold
Worried about your child missing important deadlines for College? Then this is the event to make sure you get everything done in a timely fashion to avoid unwanted enrollment obstacles. We discuss deadlines for FAFSA, registration, orientation, counseling, testing, purchasing books, etc. This is a great opportunity to ask those questions about college that keep you up at night. This is a great event to attend if your child is planning to attend the Fall semester. Seating is limited so reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.